Puy du Fou Spain has ensured that during the first days of the opening of its season at the company’s theme park in Toledo have already received more than 25,000 visitors, Of those who, according to the satisfaction surveys carried out, 99% recommend the visit and 95% would repeat it this season.
According to the polls, operated by Groupe Qualimetrie, what stands out the most is the quality of the staging, with an overall score of 91.2 out of 100. The show ‘A Pluma y Espada’ received the highest rating, with 95 points out of 100, closely followed by ‘El Último Cantar’, a show with an unprecedented staging of the exploits of the Cid, with a score of 93.8 out of 100.
The public has also rated the rigorous implementation of safety and hygiene measures with an overall score of 87 out of 100. Puy du Fou SpainBeing very aware of the current health context, it has invested in the installation of numerous open-air catering points, innovative ventilation systems in its theaters for a total renewal of the air every 30 minutes, systematic disinfection measures, the mandatory use of the mask, more than 600 dispensers of hydroalcoholic gel distributed throughout the enclosure, restriction in the safety distance between groups and a team of professionals who monitor compliance with all measures.
What’s more, Puy du Fou Spain A capacity limitation higher than that requested by the administrations was self-imposed, reducing it to less than 2,500 daily entries. “For us the challenge is twofold: that health security does not eliminate emotion, but that emotion does not make us forget health security,” he says. Erwan de la Villéon, CEO of
Puy du Fou Spain.
Likewise, the number of performances of the shows has tripled so that all visitors can enjoy comfortably and with a safe distance the different adventures of Lope de Vega, El Cid Campeador and Cristóbal Colón, among others, while the team abroad de Puy du Fou ensures the maintenance of the safety distance.
In the words of Erwan de la Villéon, «People perceive that it is a safe place, outdoors, with a lot of space». “People are distributed throughout the 30 hectares of the park through trails, squares and natural paths, in an environment with pure air away from the asphalt and the crowds of cities,” he added.
Tickets sold out at Easter
In the first days after the opening of the day park doors on March 27, more than 25,000 people have already enjoyed it, quickly running out of tickets available for the Easter period and keeping within reach the goal of getting more than one million visitors during the current season of 2021, which will last until November 1.
Puy du Fou Spain thus continues the journey that began in Toledo in 2016 and whose first major milestone was the premiere of the nightly show ‘El Sueño de Toledo’ in August 2019, which became a great success with critics and visitors from the first moment. To this day, and due to the perimeter closure of Castilla-La Mancha, one hundred percent of the visitors are Castilian-Manchegos, who have strongly supported the project.
Now, the park celebrates the great reception it is having and aspires to be able to share this unique experience in the world with visitors from other regions in the near future. «
Puy du Fou Spain It is a place where you come out rubbing your eyes. ”, declares de La Villéon, adding that they want“ visitors to forget the hustle and bustle of the 21st century world and enter a place where legend and history intertwine ”.
It is a place where you come out rubbing your eyes, ”he declares La Villéon, adding that they want “visitors to forget the hustle and bustle of the 21st century world and enter a place where legend and history intertwine.”