When visiting Alicante with kids, a must-visit attraction is the Mundomar Marine Park. Mundomar offers a unique experience where visitors get to observe dolphins in their natural habitat. It is also home to a plethora of other marine and land animals like sea lions, penguins, meerkats, lemurs, toucans, saimiris and many other exotic animal and bird species. Visitors are also offered the chance to swim with the dolphins and sea lions, train them, and take pictures with them, as well as to be a ‘Keeper for a Day’ where they get to feed and take care of many of the animals found at the park. Those visiting the park must make it a point to attend one of the numerous shows that feature dolphins, sea lions or tropical birds. Mundomar is also located right next to Aqualandia, which is a water park offering numerous water attractions.
Ticket rates depend on the season
Opening hours vary depending on the season
Around 2 hours or more
Adults, senior visitors, young adults, families, children
The dolphin and sea lion shows
There are no known prayer facilities at the Mundomar Marine Park. Muslims visiting the park can either find a clean, quiet place inside the park to offer their prayers, or they will have to use the facilities offered at one of the few mosques and Islamic centers in the city of Alicante.
There are a number of snack bars, restaurants and kiosks selling a variety of delicious food items at the Mundomar Marine Park. The food sold here will however not be Halal certified. Muslim visitors will either have to dine on vegetarian and seafood options, or they can ask to be directed to the nearest Halal restaurant.