Visit Loro Parque
Loro Parque is a great family attraction whose highlights include a dolphin shows an orca show and a zoo.
Loro Parque is a large animal park on the north coast of of Tenerife not far from Puerto de la Cruz.
Loro Parque is a great destination for a family day out. It is one of the best and most popular attractions on Tenerife. The park has a zoo which includes chimpanzees, gorillas and tigers including a rare male white tiger.
There is also an aquarium and a penguin world complete with snow and ice to replicate conditions in the Antartic.
Recently added is a Katanda Treetops attraction where you walk through jungle walkways and across hanging bridges surrounded by hundreds of birds of many species including cockatoos, kookaburras and emus.
The highlight for many are the various shows that are put on by the park. There is an Orca show which was developed with Sea World in the USA. The four Orcas live in pools up to 120 metres long and their shows are always a huge attraction.
As well as Orcas there are dolphin shows, sea-lion shows and parrot shows.
You will need a whole day to explore everything in the park and there are plenty of restaurants, bars and cafes to keep you going.
Loro Parque Orcas
There are 4 orcas at Loro Parque and these are one of the most popular attractions at Loro Parque. They range from 5 to 13 years of age and were all born in captivity at Sea World's facilities.
Loro Parque Address
Av Loro Parque
38400 Puerto de la Cruz
photos kindly supplied by the Turismo de Tenerife