Mashhad is one of the Iranian cities that has a great variety of water parks. Mashhad’s water parks are so popular that travelers often devote a day of their leisure time in these parks. Most of them are located in a short distance from the city center, and they are easily accessible by public transportation. There are some easy ways of purchasing tickets such as visiting the water parks’ websites or going to newsstands.
Here is a general introduction to the parks for you to find your favorite water park.
Water Waves Land
One of the first known water parks in Mashhad is the Water Waves Land Water Park of Mashhad. The reputation of this park quickly spread among all people of Mashhad and other cities of Iran. Water Waves Land is the first water park in the Middle East. This large park is built on an area of about 23,000 square meters, which was built in year 2008 in Mashhad. The size of the park and its amusement facilities make it one of the best water parks of the world.
Some of the water slides of this water park are have been chosen as the best water slides of the world in different years. Feel sure about going to this park because its playgrounds have a standard badge and there will be no danger for you. Some of the amenities in the park includes:
- Slow water slide
- Speedy water slide
- Freefall water slide
- Super loop water slide
- Tornado water slide
- Maze water slide with 25 meters length
- Wavy jet water slide
- Topsey Torroy water slide
- Twister water slide
- Space hole
- Wave pool
- Children’s play area
- Dry sauna and steam room
- Jacuzzi and cold-water pool
- Coffee Shop
- Sport goods store
- Turkish bath
- 3D Cinema and more
To get to this park you can use the subway or other public vehicles, you should go to Mellat Park using subway and then at the beginning of Imamat Boulevard use other vehicles such as buses.
Opening hours: In summer, it is open from 9:00 AM-00:00 PM / in winter, it is open from 9:00 AM – 21:00 PM
Address: Water Waves Land Water Park, Corner of Andisheh 83 St., Andisheh Blvd., Qasimabad, Asiyaei Highway, Mashhad
Aftab Shore Park
After the great success of Sarzamin-e Mojha-ye Abi water park, competition for building these parks increased and water parks were built one after another in the city. Among these parks, Aftab Shore Park is recognized as the largest multistorey water park in the world.
The park has seven floors, each floor having its own characteristics. The best floor among the floors is the Baam, which has a special place for women who want to get a sunbath. A good feature of Aftab Shore Park is that both men and women can use it in the same time.
The goal of building this water park complex is not just the entertainment, but also giving excellent health and wellness services, one of the reasons why it is so popular. Facilities include yoga, aromatherapy, bodybuilding, massage, sauna, and salt pool, which has therapeutic profits.
The complex has three separate pools for women, men and VIP Customers. The amenities of this park includes twin slides, twist slides, speedy slides, space hole, wave pool, river, also the first diving pool in Iran with a natural view and 12 meters depth.
Public transport equipment and vehicles in Mashhad have made it easy to reach the park. To get this park, use the subway to reach Khayyam station and by using other public vehicles go to the tourist area of Sepad.
Aftab Shore Park opening hours: Men from 8:00 AM – 23:00 PM / Women from 10:00 AM – 23:00 PM
Address: Aftab Shore Park, Next to Almas Shargh Complex, Baharestan Square, North Khayyam Blvd., Mashhad