San Alfonso del Mar - The Biggest Swimming Pool in the World

by   CALUM LOVE

San Alfonso del Mar - The Biggest Swimming Pool in the WorldSan Alfonso del Mar, a Oceanfront resort located in Chile is having the biggest swimming pool of the world.

The pool is more than 1 km long, covers 20 acres and contains 250 million litres of water! It is so big that you can sail and kayak on it.

The project cost around 1.5 billion - 2 billion US Dollars to built whole pool including filtration system which is said to be costing most of it. It is estimated to costs 4 million US Dollars a year in maintenance.

The water for the pool comes from the Pacific Ocean, which is pumped, treated and filtered.

To know more about this pool visit...

http://www.sanalfonso.cl/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/San_Alfonso_del_Mar

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