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

Terrazza Jurmala Jurmala is a small city. But you will find many places to go with children here. You can start a joint vacation with the Livu Akvapark. It is located at 24 Viestura iela Street. Some attractions are located indoors. They are available even in winter. You can visit the aqua park from Wednesday to Sunday. Livu is closed to visitors on Monday and Tuesday. The aqua park is open from 12:00 to 22:00 from Wednesday to Friday. It opens an hour earlier on Saturday. You can visit the aqua park from 11:00 to 21:00 on Sunday. A ticket for a child under three years old costs 6 euros, 4-5 years old – 8 euros, from 6 to 14 – 20 euros. A ticket for an adult will cost almost 29 euros. Discounts for families, students, and schoolchildren are provided.
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There is a pretty interesting diving pool here. The child will be able to feel like in a real aquarium after a short descent from the slide of three and a half meters. The pool is equipped with portholes. The child can watch what is happening on land on the first floor through them. A child below 1 meter 40 centimeters will not be allowed here. Growth restrictions are less on the "Magic Three". Children will be able to compete with each other in speed on three parallel slides there. No one below 1 meter 30 centimeters will be allowed here.
"Water Loop" is a slide that is designed so that the child can see the sky all the time during the descent. Even a first-grader will be allowed on it. The main thing is that the growth was more than 120 centimeters. Kids will love the "Water Dome". They will be able to jump into the pool from it. Teenagers will love Kamikaze. This is a very extreme slide. Parents will also like it. “Silver Mine” will be good entertainment for high school students and teenagers. This is a pretty extreme water slide with a height of 35 meters. Copyright
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A child can go to the “Yellow Hill” with his mother or father. Even three people can roll down it if the total weight is not more than 220 kilograms. This is the longest of all the Livu rides. You will have to descend 211.9 meters. Three people can also roll down the "Green Hill". There are boats specifically designed for this there. "Tornado" is intended for two people. But children below 120 centimeters will not be allowed here. You can also take a ride with your child on the "Black Hill". It is named so not because of the increased steepness but because of the complete darkness during the descent. The child can roll down from the "Blue" and "Orange" slides on his own.
“Red Slide” is suitable for young extreme athletes. The descent speed reaches 70 km/h on it. However, it requires good coordination and the courage to risk a bathing suit. The experience of vacationers shows, that nylon cannot withstand such speeds. The kid won't be allowed in here. The height of the child must be at least 140 centimeters. But you can have plenty of fun on the "Family Slide" with young children. It is specially designed for joint descents. There is a counter-flow pool for young swimmers in the aqua park. The child can train to resist the waves there.
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There are also activities in addition to descents from the slides in the Livu. A special rather large playground with all kinds of swings, climbing ladders, trampolines, and carousels functions for kids on the territory of the aqua park. You can watch the fountain show with your family. It may be interesting to go to the sauna or Hammam with the parents for older children. Quite a big advantage of Livu can be considered the presence of a cafe with a varied menu on the territory. Dishes are not limited to traditional fast food here. You can buy a towel, a swimsuit, glasses, and a swimming cap on the territory of the aqua park. But the prices are high here.
Playground Pencils will appeal to young children. It is named so because of the bright design in the appropriate style. The child will always have someone to play with here. But the playground is not crowded in most cases. Therefore, you can count on a very comfortable stay. You can watch a movie with your family in the small, cozy Star Cinema Jurmala. Cinamon Summer Cinema also operates on Rigas Street in summer. Interestingly, the cinema is located here only in the warm season. The stadium operates for its intended purpose in winter. Therefore, Majori Ice Skating Hall is open for children and adults from November 11 to April 30.
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If you want an adventure, you can go to the Escape Room quest room. You can choose the level of the quest’s difficulty. Therefore, it will be interesting there even for small children. You should also visit the local open-air museum. The child will be able to see the life of Latvian fishermen centuries ago here. The Theater of Luminous Paintings "Inner Light" is also beautiful. An electric car tour is conducted around the city. It will appeal to both children and adults. If the child gets bored by the end of the holiday you can go to Riga. It is located quite close. The child can go to the circus, visit the local water park or communicate with the animals in the zoo there.
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♥   Water park 'Livu Akvaparks' Jurmala, near Riga, 6.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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Zoos and gardens in/near Jurmala
♥   Zoo 'Riga Zoo' , 25.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Zoo 'Minizoo "Dobuļi"' Iecava Municipality, 43.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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