If you’re planning on visiting Hua Hin with kids over the December and January holidays, check out the One Piece Carnival at Vana Nava Water Jungle. Even if you’re not a fan or never heard of this comic, you can spend a whole day or two at the water park and enjoy all the attractions on offer.
What is One Piece?
It’s one of the most popular Japanese comics about a character named Luffy who has descended from pirates and is on a quest to find the eponymous treasure One Piece that he believes will make him the next Pirate King. It’s quirky, humorous and entertaining, and beloved by millions of fans of all ages world-wide.
What is Vana Nava?
It’s a water park in Hua Hin, with a jungle theme, that’s filled with attractions for all ages. It has slides, an infinity pool, a pool bar, obstacle courses, rock climbing, surfing, a wave pool, a lazy river and comfortable cabanas.
What is the One Piece Carnival?
It’s a fun filled attraction, that will be inflated from December 1, 2017 to January 16, 2018 to celebrate the 20th anniversary of One Piece, and Children’s Day on Jan 13 2018.
The attraction looks like a giant jumping castle with water slides, inspired by the colourful world of the Japanese comic One Piece.
On Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays there’s a meet-and-greet with characters from the comic; there’s also a giant inflatable 7-meter Luffy that would make for an awesome family holiday picture.
To see what you can do at the One Piece Carnival watch this.
Cost based on height: Kids below 122 cm are 1000 baht, kids above 122 cm pay same price as adults 1500 baht. This includes access to the carnival and all attractions at the water park.
Duration: Dec 1, 2017 to Jan 16, 2018
Location: Next to the new Holiday Inn, here’s the map.
General info on the water park: Vana Nava Water Jungle