Accessible summer plans

By 28 June, 2019 Uncategorized

Summer time has arrived and it is the moment to enjoy outdoors free time.

As wheelchair user, you can find a great variety of plans available.  If you remember our post about accessible plans for Christmas, you should know how many possibilities there are waiting for you. Today we are going to deal with accessible summer plans. Let’s start!

Travelling

Exploring new places, discovering new cultures… There are infinite reasons to travel.

When you choose your destination, transport is a very important aspect to take into account. In most European countries, you will be able to travel by train which is one of the best adapted means of transport.

Estación de metro Nueva YorkHiking

There are many adapted routes in Spain if you are a nature lover.

For example, the known as “la Vía Verde del Noroeste” (the northwest green route) in the Region of Murcia has 40 adapted kilometres.

Senderismo accesible adaptadoTrip to the beach

If you are a sea lover, you will be able to enjoy 100% adapted beaches in Spain and across the world.

In Spain, there are beaches with adapted entrance in every seaside autonomous communities and in some cases, adapted parking spaces and changing rooms are to be found such as in the following beaches: La Primera de El Sardinero (Cantabria), Los Narejos (Murcia), Nova Icaria (Barcelona) or Gorliz (Vizcaya)…

Regarding adapted beaches abroad, there are some such as: Hanauma (Hawaii), Pattaya Beach (Thailand) and Umag (Croatia).

Chica en silla de ruedas en la playaMusic festivals

Most music festivals are currently adapted so that people with reduced mobility can also enjoy the music.

Some of these adapted festivals are:

FIB: there is an adapted parking lot and bathrooms and also special seating on stage.

Rototom: there is a Reggae festival in Benicassim called Rototom which provides adapted spaces and free tickets for people with over 65% disability.

Leyendas del Rock (Rock legends): there are access ramps and a raised platform.

Festivales de música accesiblesTheme parks

If what you are looking for is the adrenaline rush, congratulations, there are many accessible theme parks.

There is PortAventura and Warner Bros in Spain where you can enjoy almost all rides and there are also wheelchairs for rent and reduced fees.

There are also a great variety of adapted theme parks worldwide. For example, in Texas (USA), there is a 100% adapted water park.

Parque de atracciones accesible

Leave a Reply

We use first- and third-party cookies to analyse your browsing habits on our website for the purpose of ensuring the quality, safety and improvement of the services offered therein. Users who do not expressly consent to the installation of cookies but who continue to use our website are deemed to have provided this consent and are expressly informed of the possibility to block or delete cookies already installed on their computer by adjusting their browser options. For more information about cookies, please read our “Cookie Policy”.

Los ajustes de cookies de esta web están configurados para "permitir cookies" y así ofrecerte la mejor experiencia de navegación posible. Si sigues utilizando esta web sin cambiar tus ajustes de cookies o haces clic en "Aceptar" estarás dando tu consentimiento a esto.

Cerrar