The largest pool in the world. Interesting Facts
• The largest pool in the world. Interesting facts
For those who are a fan of Latin America and all that is connected with it, it will be interested to know a very interesting fact. The fact that not so long ago (a little over 10 years ago) in the famous Chilean Valpariso in the resort town of Algarrobo appeared unique in all respects pool. What are its advantages and uniqueness?
And the fact that he was deservedly recognized as the largest artificial pool on the ground that has already been recorded in the Guinness Book of Records.
The pond belongs to the now famous tourist complex of San Alfonso and has the same name - San Alfonso del Mar. It is located on the Pacific coast, and the bird's-eye view looks like a clear blue lagoon.
What inspired the creators to build an artificial pond in this place? The answer lies in the fact that the ocean water is not quite suitable for normal high-grade swimming because of the influence of the cold current. Therefore, the creators of the idea: they decided to build a huge swimming pool, the water taken from the ocean for him, cleaned, heated and filled into the tank. Of course, this would require quite an impressive amount of money, time, effort, good building materials and other attributes.
The length of the main attractions of Algarrobo is over a kilometer in length, and the area - about 8 hectare! The complex of San Alfonso is located in close proximity to an artificial pond, and all his body have quite an unusual shape and ustupoobrazno appearance. On campus a pleasant stroll and relax in the shade of palm trees, soak up the golden sandy beaches, and of course, swimming in the lake with crystal clear water. This place resembles a piece of Paradise, and perhaps this is the Paradise.
In the pool are covered with sections and children's area. Its maximum depth is about 35 meters! You can rent inflatable rafts, boats and catamarans, there is even a rental service of sailing. There will be a nice time to tourists of all ages, for all favors rest and relaxation.
Come in Algarrobo, and be sure to visit his pride and his "unique gem", the famous complex with the world's largest pool of San Alfonso del Mar!