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Gardaland opening hours, closing times and when to visit

Today

Open 10 AM–6 PM

Last Admission

4 PM

Gardaland

Note that Gardaland, SEA LIFE Aquarium and Legoland Water Park have different timings throughout the year even though they are within the same complex.

Jan 1 TO Jan 6 Timings

Days (Jan 1 TO Jan 6)

TIMINGSLast Admission
Monday10:30 AM–6:00 PM4:00 PM
Tuesday10:30 AM–6:00 PM4:00 PM
Wednesday10:30 AM–6:00 PM4:00 PM
Thursday10:30 AM–6:00 PM4:00 PM
Friday10:30 AM–6:00 PM4:00 PM
Saturday10:30 AM–6:00 PM4:00 PM
Sunday10:30 AM–6:00 PM4:00 PM
gardaland opening hours
  • Particularly during the winter months, Gardaland sees a lot of closures. Please check while booking to confirm the timings.
  • Legoland Water Park is closed in November and December, 2024.

SEA LIFE AQUARIUM

Jan 1 TO Jan 6 Timings

Days (Jan 1 TO Jan 6)

TIMINGS
Monday10:30 AM–6:00 PM
Tuesday10:30 AM–6:00 PM
Wednesday10:30 AM–6:00 PM
Thursday10:30 AM–6:00 PM
Friday10:30 AM–6:00 PM
Saturday10:30 AM–6:00 PM
Sunday10:30 AM–6:00 PM

Mar 9 TO Mar 17 Timings

Days (Mar 9 TO Mar 17)

TIMINGS
MondayClosed
TuesdayClosed
WednesdayClosed
ThursdayClosed
FridayClosed
Saturday10:00 AM–4:00 PM
Sunday10:00 AM–4:00 PM

Mar 23 TO Mar 24 Timings

Days (Mar 23 TO Mar 24)

TIMINGS
MondayClosed
TuesdayClosed
WednesdayClosed
ThursdayClosed
FridayClosed
Saturday10:00 AM–6:00 PM
Sunday10:00 AM–6:00 PM

Gardaland Legoland Waterpark

LEGOLAND Water Park Verona

Jan 1 TO Dec 31 Timings

Days (Jan 1 TO Dec 31)

TIMINGS
Monday (Today)11:00 AM–6:00 PM
Tuesday11:00 AM–6:00 PM
Wednesday11:00 AM–5:00 PM
Thursday11:00 AM–5:00 PM
Friday11:00 AM–5:00 PM
Saturday11:00 AM–6:00 PM
Sunday11:00 AM–6:00 PM

Best time to visit the Gardaland

Weekday vs Weekend

Weekdays see fewer visitors compared to weekends. This means shorter wait times for popular attractions, easier access to restaurants, and a more serene atmosphere. Arriving early on weekdays ensures minimal wait times.

On Weekends (Friday–Sunday), Gardaland tends to be busier, especially Saturday and Sunday. However, visiting over the weekend often means more entertainment options, and extended opening hours. If visiting on the weekend, arriving at 10 AM or thereabouts enables you to beat the crowds and enjoy attractions with shorter lines.

Weekdays in the low season offer the best combination of manageable crowds and shorter wait times.

Mon

Tue

Wed

Thu

Fri

Sat

Sun

Pleasant
Crowded
Very Crowded

Peak season vs Low season

Summer brings warm temperatures and sunny days, perfect for outdoor fun. However, expect large crowds during these months, especially on weekends and holidays. Although you can enjoy extended park hours, a lively atmosphere, and special events, longer wait times for rides are more common in this season.

The weather is milder in the fall and spring, making it comfortable for exploring. There are also fewer visitors during this period, creating a more relaxed and peaceful experience. With shorter lines for rides and more personalized attention, you stand a better chance to enjoy the amusement park at a leisurely pace. However, after September, expect the temperatures to drop.

Jan

Feb

Mar

Apr

Jun

Jul

Aug

Sep

Oct

Nov

Dec

Off Season
Moderate Season
Peak Season

How Long Should I Spend at Gardaland?

While Gardaland can be explored in a single visit, keep in mind that it has several (potentially unmissable) attractions. If you intend to visit only Gardaland, half a day is enough to cover the most important rides. If you are also keen to visit SEA LIFE Aquarium and LEGOLAND® Water Park, then consider spending an entire day or two.

Gardaland ride

Half a day

If you have half a day to spare at Gardaland, focus on key rides you don’t want to miss. If you’re an adrenaline junkie, make a beeline for Oblivion: The Black Hole, Raptor, etc. If you’re visiting with family, check out the child-friendly rides like Mr Ping’s Noodle Surprise. If you’re visiting with young children, head to Peppa Pig Land. While you won't have time to see every detail, these attractions offer a good taste of Gardaland’s offerings.

Aquarium

1-2 Days

If you have an entire day or more to spend inside Gardaland, divide your time among the major attractions inside i.e. the theme park, SEA LIFE Aquarium and LEGOLAND Water Park. Of these three attractions, SEA LIFE Aquarium is likely to cost you the least amount of time, as the entire area can be covered in about 90 minutes. You can choose to divide your time between Gardaland and Legoland based on the rides and attractions that interest you.

Frequently asked questions about Gardaland opening hours

Is Gardaland open every day?

No, Gardaland and its sub-attractions SEA LIFE Aquarium and LEGOLAND Water Park are closed on certain days of the year, particularly in the winter months during October to December. Do check your ticket at the time of booking to note the timings.

Does Gardaland have evening hours?

Yes, Gardaland offers extended evening hours generally during the summer months and on weekends. On Halloween, Gardaland is open until 12 AM.

Are there any specific timings for last admission?

Admission to Gardaland ends two hours before closing time.

Is Gardaland open on public holidays?

Yes, Gardaland is open on public holidays. However, it is closed for several days at a stretch during the winter months, so it is a good idea to check again at the time of booking.

Should I visit Gardaland on a public holiday?

While you can visit Gardaland on public holidays, you might encounter longer queues and wait times. If you want a more relaxed experience, Gardaland is is best enjoyed on a weekday — either by visiting as soon as it opens, or going later in the afternoon. 

Are there any special holiday-themed shows, parades, or activities available at Gardaland during the Christmas season?

Yes, Gardaland offers a variety of special holiday-themed shows, parades, and activities during the Christmas season. You can enjoy festive performances, meet Santa Claus, explore Christmas markets, and experience the park's attractions illuminated with holiday lights and decorations.

What time does the car park open?

Gardaland's car park opens an hour before the park opens.

What time do the hotels at Gardaland open?

The hotel opening timings vary, but you can check in at 3pm and check out at 11am. Night reception service is also provided at Gardaland hotel.