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Family trip to Isla Margarita with children. Ideas on where to go with your child

If you are planning a trip to Margarita with the whole family, you will not be disappointed. Conditions for holiday with children of any age are quite comfortable here. There are several parks on the island. You should visit them. Diverland is among them. This amusement park is famous for its roller coasters and Ferris wheel. It is the highest in Latin America. You will find attractions for both toddlers and older children here. These are various carousels, trampolines, inflatable slides, and mini-golf. You should definitely go here with a family for the whole day. An exciting water show featuring dolphins and fur seals is also held here.
The island of Margarita is a world-class resort center. It is located near the mainland of Venezuela. More than a hundred exquisite resort hotels are equipped here for holidaymakers. The … Open
There is a great Water Park for children on the island. You can spend the whole day here. The child can ride on water slides, swim in pools, and have fun on other attractions. It is located at Av 31 Julio el Cardon in Porlamar. There are several cafes in the park. You can eat here. There are many lifeguards in the park. They are on duty at almost every slide. Therefore, a vacation with children will be safe and comfortable here. The only thing worth noting is that the park is open-air. So don't forget the sunscreen.
You should definitely visit the "Waterland" aquarium. It is located in the city of Porlamar. Dolphin shows are held here. They last for about 45 minutes. Therefore, they are suitable even for the smallest spectators. Everyone can swim with dolphins for a small additional fee after the performance. A child of any age, as well as an adult, will be delighted with such entertainment. In addition, you can see various marine life, birds, and several species of monkeys here. Copyright
There are many good restaurants on Margarita. Fish dishes are most often presented in the menu. You can taste both traditional Venezuelan and Japanese dishes. Various seafood forms the basis … Open
Laguna de la Restinga Park is also ideal for families with children. This corner of nature is located quite far from the Porlamar. It offers interesting excursions to waterfalls, walks in the mangrove forest, boating, and relaxing on the beach. This tour is suitable for children of school age. Various species of birds are found here. These are flamingos, toucans, and hummingbirds. You can also see monkeys and beautiful orchids here. There are several cafes in the park. They are open for the convenience of visitors. You can stop and have a snack here.
You should also visit the old fortresses with your children. Santa Rosa in Asuncion is the most famous. You can climb the fortress walls, see cannons and cannonballs, and visit a small museum here. The excursion to the fortress will be especially interesting for school-age boys. Castillo San Carlos de Borromeo is another fortress that will be interesting to tourists. It is located in the city of Pampatar. You will see a lot of turrets that you can climb into, old defensive weapons, stairs, and buildings here. A beautiful view of the sea and the coast opens here. This historical monument definitely deserves your attention.
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The excursion to the Museum of the Sea will certainly interest children. An interesting collection of marine life is presented here. These are both existing inhabitants and those that died out thousands of years ago. You will also see various fishing gear, household items, old sea maps, photos, and more here. The museum is located in Boca de Rio.
You can introduce children to the life and culture of the island's inhabitants in the ethnographic museum Museo Pueblos de Margarita. It's a whole village. It is located near the city of Juan Griego. Each of its houses is a separate small museum. In addition to the houses, you can visit the chapel and the real rum factory. You can dine in the restaurant here. The tour is suitable for families with children of any age.
Isla Margarita is sure to interest fans of natural and cultural attractions. You will be able to visit some amazing castles here. They were created in different eras. Castillo de Santa Rosa … Open
You can visit one of the ranches with older children. They offer horse walks around the island. This is a stunningly interesting adventure. You can take a walk around interesting places, natural attractions, and beaches. You can see exotic birds, reptiles, and visit a real fishing village during a horse ride. Macanao and Cabatuan are the most popular ranches. You can take a horse ride even with a three-year-old baby on the Cabatucan ranch. The kid will ride with an experienced guide.
There are many beaches on the island. They are sandy and well equipped. Most of them are with very calm water. They are ideal for families. Surfing will be interesting entertainment for older children. Experienced instructors work here. There are equipment rental points on the beaches. Conditions for skiing are quite suitable for novice surfers. El Yaque Beach is the most suitable place for this sport.
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♥   Amusement park 'Musipan' Margarita Island, 21.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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♥   Water park 'Parque de Agua Kariña' Puerto la Cruz, 142.6 km from the center. On the map   Photo

Things to visit with your kids in Venezuela

You can also watch sea life at the J. V. Seijas Aquarium in Valencia. In addition to fish, numerous marine mammals live here. The main feature of the aquarium is the giant show. Marine mammals jump and perform various tricks during this show. There is also a zoo here. You can see tapirs, mammals, reptiles, many birds, funny monkeys, and a lagoon here. … Open
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Guide to sightseeing and entertainment for children in Isla Margarita - parks, attractions, museums, zoos, water-parks. All fascinating and educational sites of Isla Margarita, which are must visit and see for your child. Find out the best discovery routes and places for kids (local theaters, exhibitions and museums), where you can spend quality time together. Isla Margarita for families with children. - online travel reservation expert providing reliable car rental and hotel booking services. We feature more than 25.000 destinations with 12.000 rental offices and 200.000 hotels worldwide.
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