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Thrilling Water-Themed Adventures Drive Travel Channel's "Dive In" Summer Lineup
Highlights include new episodes of "Xtreme Waterparks" and "Top Secret Swimming Holes."

[via press release from Travel Channel]


New Episodes Premiere Sundays at 9 p.m. ET/PT Beginning Sunday, June 4

Travel Channel's "Dive In" premieres fun, splashy, water-themed programming on Sunday, June 4 at 9 p.m. ET/PT.

NEW YORK (May 1, 2017) -Travel Channel delivers the ultimate summer getaway with heart-pumping water thrills, gorgeous secluded beach destinations and over-the-top waterslides in its water-themed programming event "Dive In," beginning Sunday, June 4 at 9 p.m. ET/PT. Eighteen new half-hour episodes of "Xtreme Waterparks" and 14 new hour-long episodes of "Top Secret Swimming Holes" will inspire audiences to escape to the nearest beach, pool or waterpark. In addition, a new special, titled "Pools With A View," splashes into tantalizing pools around the planet on Sunday, June 4 at 11 p.m. ET/PT. Whether it's trekking through lush tropical rainforests or scaling cave walls in the desert, Travel Channel leaves no stone unturned when it shares the most exciting places to dive into water this summer.

"With 'Dive In,' we're giving families of all ages the binge-worthy summer programming fun that they crave," said Courtney White, senior vice president, programming, Travel Channel and Food Network. "We're offering everyone a refreshing escape to the best places for warm weather adventures."

In the premiere episode of "Xtreme Waterparks," airing Sunday, June 4 at 9 p.m. ET/PT, the adrenaline-filled ride begins off the southern tip of Portugal, where thrill seekers take on one of the tallest, heart-pumping drops on the planet. The adventure continues in Louisville, Kentucky, where a spin on one of the world's first water coasters, with its snaking high bank turns, blasts riders through more than 900-feet of enclosed tunnels and thrilling hills at speeds topping 30 mph.

Premiering July 23, at 9 p.m. ET/PT, "Top Secret Swimming Holes" kicks off a sun-soaked journey to an incredible limestone pool - hidden from the horizon - in the desert of Oman. An otherworldly swim inside the mystical Fingal's Cave in Scotland, which boasts symmetrical basalt columns, caps a spectacular "insider" travel experience.


For virtual and active travelers who want to go on a thrilling quest; taste other cultures; enjoy the mystery of the unexplored; get a dose of epic adventure or a splash of wacky fun; there is no better daily escape than Travel Channel. Reaching more than 84 million U.S. cable homes, Travel Channel is the world's leading travel media brand. Fans also can visit Travel Channel for more information or interact with other fans through Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram. Headquartered in Knoxville, Tennessee, Travel Channel is owned by Scripps Networks Interactive, Inc., which also owns and operates HGTV, DIY Network, Food Network, Cooking Channel and Great American Country.

  [may 2017]  


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