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Huge new theme park an hour away from Manchester

Water slides at Gullivers Valley Theme Park

The new £37 million theme park an hour from Manchester will feature water slides, rides and more and opens this weekend. 

Located in Rother Valley just over the on the border from Sheffield, the new Gullivers Valley boasts 50 fun attractions and is around an hours drive from Manchester. 

Along with 26 rides aimed at children of all ages (from 2 years up), there are also indoor and outdoor play areas complete with seating areas for parents to sit back and relax. 

Gullivers Valley Open Chris Etchells Photo Credit Gullivers Valley Chris Etchells 

As all the theme park fun will be sure to build up an appetite, Gullivers Valley has two on-site restaurants along with a number of refreshment kiosks. 

In-line with government guidelines, Gullivers Valley have put in COVID-secure measures and precautions to ensure the safety of staff and visitors. The measures include both handitiser stations and sinks for children with sensitive skin in each area, social distancing, and a strict cleaning programmes.

Rides at the new theme park includes a drop ride, merry-go-rounds and carousels, water rides including a river tour, jeeps, a pirate ship, childrens ferris wheel, small roller coasters and lots more. 

Gullivers Valley credit Chris EtchellsPhoto Credit Gullivers Valley Chris Etchells 

Plus you will find diggers, firetrucks complete with play fires to put out, a fun golf course a western world. themed playgrounds and more. 

Gullivers Valley also offers short breaks with a choice of princess and unicorn themed suites, cabins and lodges on offer with packages available. 

The theme park will be open throughout the summer with tickets starting from £15 per person with annual passes are also available. 

For more information about Gullivers Valley and to book tickets see here. 

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