Holiday World & Splashin' Safari in Santa Claus, Indiana Holiday World & Splashin' Safari in Santa Claus, Indiana

Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari

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452 East Christmas Boulevard Santa Claus, IN 47579

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(877) 463-2645
Holiday World Thunderbird wing coaster summertime

Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari offer two world-class parks for one low price. Plan for two or more days of family fun at the world’s first theme park! Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari is known for its friendly staff and clean park. Plus, these parks offer great value. Enjoy free soft drinks, free sunscreen, free parking, and free Wi-Fi.

The Thunderbird steel roller coaster launches riders from zero to 60 miles per hour in 3.5 seconds. Riders will love the loops and rolls, plus this breathtaking flight through the woods. And Holiday World features TIME Magazine’s choice for the #1 wooden roller coaster in the nation – The Voyage.

In addition, Splashin’ Safari is ranked as one of the nation’s Top 3 Water Parks by and features the world’s first launched water coaster, Cheetah Chase. Plus, the water park includes the two longest water coasters in the world, numerous family water slides, two wave pools, and water activities for children.

2021 Opening & Safety Information

Holiday World will open its 2021 season on Saturday, May 15. Splashin’ Safari will open for the season on Friday, May 21.

Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari has been recognized as the cleanest park in the world for two decades. The parks will follow state requirements and CDC guidelines regarding masks and other safety measures and will continue enhanced cleaning procedures and offering hand “Santa-tizer” stations. Click here for more details from Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari.

2021 Tickets

Multiple ticket options are available. “Pick Your Day Tickets” allow visitors to plan ahead and purchase tickets for a specific day. “Any Day Tickets” are one-day admission tickets valid for any day during the current season. “Flex Tickets” allow two visits within the same week. Season passes are also available. Click here for more information and to buy tickets.

This is a seasonal attraction. Splashin’ Safari is typically open in May through the first part of September and Holiday World is typically open May through the end of October. The park/parks are typically open weekends only from mid-August through the end of October. Find detailed park hours here.

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TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Based on 2674 reviews

A new favorite theme park!!

5 Reviewed 09-12-21

We have lived in Indiana our entire lives and have always gone to cedar point (2hr drive) but this year decided to adventure the 5hr hike to Holiday World. Sad that we didn't discover this park years... Read More

Bad day at a fun park to bad there's no zero star

1 Reviewed 09-08-21

I took my family on labor day and half the rides were not running half of the splash park wasn't open and every line was at least an hour but my tickets were sure 100% full price. Next time I'll go... Read More

Had fun but somewhat disappointed

4 Reviewed 09-07-21

Disappointed that about 1/2 of the rides were closed. Feel like this information should have been posted on their website before I paid full price for the tickets. Park was also not as clean as... Read More

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Holiday World Tickets

Find the best deals for Holiday World admission tickets through the parks’ online “Pick Your Price” tool. Utilize the calendar to find the best value. And remember, the earlier you visit, the more you save!

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