Looking for a new place to entertain the whole family? Water Cube water park, or National Aquatics Center in Beijing, China is now open. It is considered to be the largest water park in Asia. Water Cube features a wave pool, lazy river, spa area and 13 water slides and rides, including the Bullet Bowl, Speed Slide and Tornado.
The newly converted water park costs around RMB 350 million (about US$51 million). Water Cube is located near the Bird’s Nest, or Olympic Stadium. Water park entrance ticket costs RMB 200 (children can get in for RMB 160). Bags and clothing can be stored in lockers that are located alongside changing rooms and showers outside the water world’s entrance on the ground floor. The cost of renting a locker is RMB 100, with RMB 80 given back when the rubber bracelets that open the lockers are returned.