Ferrari Land, the third theme park at PortAventura World Parks & Resort, has opened its doors to the public for the first time after a grand opening ceremony. The opening ceremony saw 1,500 guests gather in the heart of the new park, opposite the Ferrari Experience attraction. Arturo Mas-Sardá and Piero Ferrari set the park’s wheels in motion in an emotive event attended by a host of celebrities, including special guests Ferrari test driver, Marc Gené.
Visitors to the resort can experience the spirit of Ferrari Land through its homage to the excellence of the Italian brand which has been reflected in the park’s iconic buildings. The park also represents a tribute to the genius of Enzo Ferrari, to the lifestyle he created and the iconic red cars, symbols of speed, technology and innovation.
Ferrari Land was designed to recreate the true excitement of the Ferrari legend. Spanning over 70,000 square meters, the new park offers 11 attractions with a strong focus on technology and adrenaline. As well as the thrilling attractions, visitors can enjoy restaurants, shops and shows that reflect the spirit of Ferrari. Right in the heart of Ferrari Land, the spectacular Ferrari Experience building presides over the new park, its silhouette in the shape of the legendary Ferrari racing car. Here one can enjoy an immersive experience into the two worlds of the Italian Brand – GT and Formula 1 – through two ground-breaking attractions.
Ferrari Experience also plays host to the Ferrari Gallery, an impressive space where visitors can enjoy an interactive experience and learn details of the history of the legendary Ferrari team. Crowning the skyline of the park is Red Force, the highest and fastest rollercoaster in Europe. Ferrari Land opens as part of PortAventura World Parks & Resort, reinforcing its position as a world-class tourist destination. The complex, situated one hour from Barcelona, is the only resort in Europe to offer three theme parks, five themed hotels, a convention center, three golf courses and a beach club with direct access to the beach.