There are some cities in Europe that, just for their amusement parks, are worth visiting. This is the case of the French capital, which, as you well know, is home to the famous Disneyland Paris. Best of all, most of these European parks are designed for both children and adults to enjoy inside.
If, like us, you are a lover of theme parks and attractions , we recommend that you do not miss anything that we tell you below, since we are going to show you the 10 best in Europe in 2016 according to TripAdvisor, which, as always, has taken into account the opinion and comments of its own users. Would you like to join us?
Europa Park, Germany
The best amusement park in Europe according to TripAdivsor is Parque Europa (Europa-Park), a park located in Rust, a municipality in the German state of Baden-Württemberg. It is divided into fifteen areas, each with the name of an important European country.
Tivoli Gardens, Denmark
In second position we find Tivoli Gardens, an amusement park located in the center of Copenhagen, Denmark. In addition to hosting numerous attractions, it includes exhibitions, concerts, mime shows … Some of its attractions allow you to discover Norse mythology and the tales of Hans Christian Andersen.
Le Puy du Fou, France
Closing the top 3 we find Le Puy du Fou, a theme park located in a forest, next to the ruined Renaissance castle of Puy du Fou, in the Pays de la Loire region. Visitors can enjoy here great shows by day and by night, numerous games and animations, period villages, hotels… Cinéscénie deserves a separate mention, the largest night show in the world.
Disneyland Paris, France
We are still in France to tell you about Disneyland Paris, which this year ranks fourth on the list. Located in Marne-la-Vallée, this vacation and recreational resort was the second Disnet resort to open outside of the United States.
PortAventura World, Spain
How could it be otherwise, PorAventura World is also present on the list. Located in Salou, Tarragona province, this complex has a theme park (PortAventura Park), a water park (PortAventura Caribe Aquatic Park), five themed hotels and a golf course. In addition, next year the inauguration of Ferrari Land is scheduled.
Paultons Theme Park, Peppa Pig’s World, UK
In sixth position we find the World of Peppa Pig (Peppa Pig World) in the Paultons Theme Park. As you may have imagined, it is a park dedicated to the most famous pig on television. It is located in Romsey, UK.
Gardaland Resort, Italy
The only Italian amusement park on the list is the Gardaland Resort, which is located on Lake Garda, between Peschiera and Lazise. Today it has six roller coasters and fifty-six attractions, highlighting the Blue Tornado, an inverted roller coaster.
Walt Disney Studios, France
We return to France to tell you about Walt Disney Studios, which is designed for a more adult audience. Located in the Disneyland Paris complex, it was inaugurated in 2002 and has four thematic areas called “Production areas”.
Pleasure Beach, United Kingdom
Another British amusement park that is present on this list is the Pleasure Beach, which is located in the seaside town of Blackpool. In addition to having incredible attractions, the park offers mazes, 3-D movie zones, horror houses, a skating rink, restaurants, shops …
Zoomarine Algarve, Portugal
Finally, we have to talk about Zoomarine Algarve, a water park and zoo specialized in marine fauna. Located in Guia, in the Algarve (Portugal), it offers shows with different animals (dolphins, sea lions, parrots…), swimming pools, an aquarium, a 4 D cinema and different attractions.