If you’re thinking about visiting the Catalan coast with the family, you’ll find no end of things to do with children in Salou. The capital of the Costa Daurada has everything you need to spend a fabulous holiday on the shores of the Mediterranean.
There are theme parks, sports and multi-adventure parks and many more things you can do with your kids during your holidays in Salou. We’ve drawn up a list of fun plans and leisure alternatives that you can enjoy in the resort and the surrounding area.
Salou’s has more than 7 km of coastline with magnificent beaches and coves of fine golden sand and shallow waters. They’re ideal for enjoying the sea with children, even the littlest ones. All the beaches are accessible and adapted, monitored by lifeguards and have the facilities and services necessary for you to spend enjoyable family days on the beach.
From 1 July to 30 September the Ponent and Llevant beaches also have floating fun platforms anchored in the bathing areas.
The seafront promenade has playgrounds, a kids’ club zone (July and August) and areas set aside for beach volleyball, basketball, football, etc. for the enjoyment of the whole family.
The Salou Water Sports Resort is at the heart of the seafront promenade (Plaça de les Comunitats Autònomes) from where it offers a wide range of water sports activities for all ages. They include the hire of all types of water sports equipment, sailing, windsurfing and paddle surfing lessons and interesting excursions along the coast.
+ Info: www.estacionautica.com – T.: (+34) 977 353 592
An open-air multi-adventure area with more than 8,000 m2 of woods and gardens in the middle of Salou. It offers zipline circuits, archery, paintball, etc. and is an ideal place for family fun, with different areas adapted to each age group.
+Info: www.boscaventurasalou.com – T. : (+34) 877 050 444
A go-kart track just on the outskirts of the resort with circuits for adults and children (aged 4 and over). Its other attractions include the Bungee Rocket and a games zone.
+ Info: www.kartingsalou.com – T. : (+34) 977 385 317
This bowling alley, just 2 km from Salou in Vila-seca’s Port Halley shopping centre, has twenty lanes, a games area and a bar-cafeteria. It also offers lessons for those who wish to improve their technique.
+Info: www.bowlingdiverland.es - T. : (+34) 977 32 55 55
A magnificent water park situated in La Pineda, 2 km from Salou. It has multiple water attractions with different zones and special children’s areas. It also has a 400-m2 exterior spa area, a Dolphinarium with dolphin and sea lion shows and exhibitions, and restaurants and cafeterias.
+ Info: www.costa-dorada.aquopolis.es – T. : (+34) 977 37 16 40
Another of the area’s water parks is in Albinyana, 50 km from Salou, where you can enjoy a multitude of water attractions and special children’s areas.
+ Info: www.aqualeon.es – T. : (+34) 977 68 76 56
Undoubtedly one of the biggest attractions in the area and one of the best-known leisure resorts in Europe. It is made up of three theme parks: PortAventura Park, Caribe Aquatic Park and Ferrari Land (the last of which opened in 2017).
It has more than 50 spectacular rides and attractions, a never-ending variety of shows, and a wide variety of restaurants, bars, cafés and shops.
+Info: www.portaventuraworld.com – T. : 902 20 22 20