Land of Legends in Antalya, Turkey, to soon open

Rixos Hotels

Cleverly combining education, entertainment, nature, adventure, retail, shopping, luxury hospitality and theatre, Land of Legends, a highly anticipated family destination managed by Rixos Hotels, will be opening its doors on July 1, 2016 in Antalya, Turkey.

Chairman, Rixos Hotels, Fettah Tamince explained: “The entertainment, leisure and shopping facilities will gradually open over the course of the year 2016-2017. The grand opening of Land of legends will be next year and it is going to be unlike anything the world has seen.”

The multi-concept family destination, which expects to welcome more than 15 million visitors annually, spans 639,000m2 and offers a picturesque backdrop of the Taurus Mountains, as well as views of the Mediterranean Sea.

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The city within a city comprises of the Land of Legends theme park; a luxurious 17,000m2 hotel;  a 196,000m2 shopping boulevard; a 146,000m2 wildlife park; a 280,000m2 waterpark with 72 waterslides, a splash cinema and a water coaster; a viewing terrace reaching 111m in height; a family entertainment centre; and river tours for guests.

Guests to the development can additionally make the most of tailored programmes and activities for children.

Tamince further remarked: “We have every possible entertainment facility under one roof, making Land of Legends ideal for families looking for an all-encompassing vacation. Persons from various ethnicities, cultures and religion will feel comfortable and pleased with Land of Legends. Facilities that ensure privacy that include an exclusive park for the ladies making it the first in the world.”

The Land of Legends theme park created by the esteemed Jack Rouse, features the original characters and stories developed by Franco Dragone.