Will be one of the great events of this year, for the families who feel devotion for the prancing horse, and those who simply enjoy the tourism theme parks. The first theme park of Ferrari in Europe, Ferrari Land, will be in Spain, and more specifically at Salou, next to the park facilities Port Aventura, which have been enlarged to receive a leisure complex inspired by Ferrari and its legacy in racing, especially in Formula 1. Announced in 2014, its opening date is still up in the air, but it is expected that – as a very late – occurring within a year, at the beginning of 2017.
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The construction would have already started a few months ago, and the first structures are already taking shape (Diari de Tarragona). it Was Sebastian Vettel who set the first stone in may of 2015, coinciding with the visit of the Formula 1 in our country, on the occasion of the Grand Prix of Spain. At this rate, the construction will be finished in a few months, before the end of the year that has just begun. In any case, your opening date is not yet firm, much will depend on the commercial interests of the company.
Recall that Ferrari Land will be something more than an amusement park. Will have roller coasters and a throttle vertical of 112 metres, with a straight line acceleration in which you will experience the feeling of going from 0 to 180 km/h in 5 seconds. But also you will enjoy of restaurants and hotels, including a five-star hotel with 250 rooms, which will become the first theme hotel of Ferrari.
Port Aventura expected to come to the theme parks from this resort, including Ferrari Land, more than 5 million people, well above the forecasts for this year, which revolve around 4 million people. It is also expected that overnight stays in excess of a million people.
finally, Ferrari Land could become the attractive definitive that would allow the opening of the complex Port Aventura during the whole year. Recall that the theme park closes for approximately a few months. Few days ago closed its season 2015 to open again its doors during easter Week.