Draper is a city within the Salt Lake County, located 20 miles south of Salt Lake City along the Wasatch Front. It has a population of 48,000. Draper’s total area is 29.96 sq mi with just 0.01 sq mi of water. It was originally named Draperville, after the first presiding elder of the small Mormon congregation in town, William Draper III.
Cowabunga Bay Water Park
This water park is an all-time favorite of kids and kids at heart. Some of its features include water slides as high as 1500 feet, a 400-foot lazy river and 300 other interactive water features. Most of the guests in this water park are families. It caters to all ages and kids 2 years and below can get
in for free. Cowabunga Bay Water Park is a perfect getaway during the summer and long weekends spent with the whole family.
Loveland Living Planet Aquarium
One of Utah’s unique and popular attractions is Loveland Living Planet Aquarium. It houses more than 4000 displays of marine life around the world which include penguins, stingrays and seahorses. The facility is located on Lone Peak Parkway and sits on a 136,000 feet of land. One of the
main attractions here is a large shark habitat with a 40-foot walk-through tunnel. Equally stunning is the Gentoo Penguin Research Station, where guests can watch 20 penguins play around the station. Loveland Living Planet Aquarium not only has marine life displays, they also have an Expedition: Asia hall where their sloths and leopards are located.
Draper City is an exciting, vibrant city with a strong economy growth and a high quality of life. People choose to live in Draper because of the location and the beauty of the community as it sits nestled in the corner of the southeast portion of the Salt Lake Valley. The Wasatch mountain range is the eastern border of the city, with the Traverse range bordering the south. -Draper City website
Alcatraz Escape Games
The best place for visitors who love challenging adventures is Alcatraz Escape Games. It is located on Pony Express Road and has escape rooms that will unleash the inner Sherlock Holmes in every visitor. This experience is perfect for groups who want to do team building, unwind and exercise their brains as well as be creative.
These are just few of the tourist attractions in Draper City but what we really love are the homey feel of it. In addition to the homey feel, people are very warm and adventurous. Draper is a haven for families who want to spend more time together, away from their busy lives during the weekdays. Moreover, visiting Draper won’t be a problem if you are not a local.
VIP Limousine has a Mercedes Benz Sprinter Party Bus that can take the whole gang to these spots. We can also pick you up at the airport. Our luxury SUVs are perfect to drive you around Utah, including restaurants and views of nature’s wonders such as the mountains. Stretch limousines are also available to make you feel kings and queens when you arrive in Draper. Your vacation experience won’t be the same again if you visit Draper, driven by our chauffeur. View our fleet here.