Kids go free at Legoland
For parents with young children Legoland makes a really good introduction to the world of theme parks. Legoland parks are specifically aimed at children under the age of eleven. With the assurance that all the rides are suitable for younger children parents can avoid the normal problem experienced at theme parks where you pay to go into the park and then discover that your children aren’t actually old enough to ride on many of the attractions.
Legoland may be about fun and excitement for your children but it is also about education and learning. Activities at Legoland often focus on helping children to learn something or to understand the results of scientific principles. One example of this is the hydraulophone this is an underwater pipe organ that helps children learn about states-of-matter and the principles of water flow. Other related exhibits help to teach children about water flow and water pressure.
Watch out for Legoland package breaks
Another reason that Legoland is a great place to take children is that there are frequently deals on offer to help keep down the cost of your visit. At Legoland kids go free on a regular basis. Although sometimes the deal has been turned around so that adults go free instead. There are also quite often half price Legoland tickets available for selected dates. It is always worth checking what Legoland package deals are available for the time you want to visit
It is worth remembering that there are in total six Legoland parks three of them within Europe so if you cannot find a great Legoland package deal at your nearest park for the time you want to visit then why not take a look at one of the other Legoland parks?
Where are Legoland Parks?
The largest Legoland park in the world is Legoland Windsor resort. This park opened in 1996 and features twelve separate areas in the park. These include: The Beginning Imagination Centre Miniland Duplo Land Traffic LEGO City Land of the Vikings Kingdom of the Pharaohs Pirates Shores Knights Kingdom and Adventure Land.
All six of the Legoland parks are over 100 acres in size and boast around fifty rides shows and attractions.
Within Europe there are parks at Windsor in England Gunzburg in Germany and the original Legoland Billund resort in Denmark. There are also resorts in the USA and Malysia with Legolands in Japan and Korea due to open in the next few years.
What can you expect during your visit to Legoland?
All Legolands have a Mini-Land that will enthral your children for ages. The selection of other rides varies from park to park at Legoland Windsor you will find some great rides including the squid boat ride the dragon roller coaster Viking boats and the Atlantis submarine. All of these rides do get popular so you should be prepared to queue for them. Legoland employ an innovative Q-bot system so that you can queue for your chosen ride with actually needing to be in queue allowing you to fit in much more during your trip to Legoland.
If you haven’t been able to find any half price Legoland tickets then why not take advantage of the option to enjoy your second day at the park free. There is far too much to fit in during a single day. Splitting your visit over two days will allow your children to experience a much more relaxed trip without the need to constantly run between rides. Taking advantage of these deals brings a Legoland experience within the reach of everyone.