We all know Leicester’s the place to be now, right? Well now there’s even more to get excited about with the news that Aqua Park Rutland is opening up on Rutland Water this summer.

Yep, the super-soaking immersive experience at Aqua Park Rutland will be the UK’s biggest inflatable Aquaglide Aqua Park and it’s going to be right on our doorstep.

Launching on Saturday 9th July and live for just eight weeks until the 4th September, the park features 16 fun inflatable obstacles to climb, jump, crawl, chute, launch, slide and splash. This awesome action-packed experience is suitable and a challenge for all, from average fitness through to your super sporty types.

Tickets for the park are priced at £15, offering a 55-minute experience to tackle the awesome obstacles, balance beams, climbing walls, trampolines and blast bags. Designed for a super-soaking good time, with the emphasis on splashings of fun for all, the course features obstacles such as Cyclone, the colossal Revolution, Jungle Jim and the Summit Express which promises to deliver a really splashy landing.

Now the serious bit, visitors to Aqua Park Rutland need to be ready for the physical challenge and must be aged 6+ and over 1.1m in height as well as able to swim 50m in a buoyancy vest to take part. Buoyancy vests are provided and wetsuits are available to hire additionally for £5.

Created and designed by Midlands sports activity management specialists Sports Booker Operations Limited, Aqua Park Rutland has been built in close consultation with Anglian Water who own and operate Rutland Water. As one of the Midlands most popular outdoor destinations Aqua Park Rutland has been designed to complement and add further excitement to Rutland Water’s existing outdoor activity offer which includes kayaking, cycling, windsurfing, climbing and sailing.

Richard Drinkwater, Co-Founder of Aqua Park Rutland comments: “We know the British Summer can’t promise to be a sizzler, but whether rain or shine we can promise Aqua Park Rutland will serve up an awesome experience! We’ve already had a massive response from the local community in Rutland and across Leicestershire and we’re already experiencing high demand for tickets.”

Aqua Park Rutland officially opens on Saturday 9th July, but due to the high interest already received visitors are encouraged to pre-book at www.aquaparkrutland.co.uk to avoid disappointment.

You can also join in the fun and like Aqua Park Rutland on Facebook.

See you on the water!