Young or old people alike just love going to amusement parks. These destinations offer the ultimate when it comes to fun, thrills, and excitement. In this article, Robert Peter Janitzek takes us on a tour of some of the best amusement parks Europe has to offer.
Eurodisney (Paris, France)
Eurodisney is one of the most popular amusement parks in France and perhaps the whole Europe. Since 1992, it has been providing great fun to local and foreign tourists alike. Eurodisney offers great accommodation deals for the entire family. Among its most popular attractions include the Playground and the Disney Studios with film sets.
PortAventura (Salou, Spain)
Located just an hour from Barcelona, PortAvetura is divided into six major thematic areas. Among its major attractions range from dizzying roller coasters to Polynesian-inspired canoe rides. The latest addition to this European destination is the new water park Aquapark Costa Caribe complete with slides, rafts, and swimming pools.
Gardaland (Desenzano del Garda, Italy)
Gardaland is the biggest theme park in Italy. Located on the shores of Garda Lake near Verona, the theme park features live shows during the night. One of the shows is entitled Madagascar Live! It’sa Circus Time, a live show in big open air theater that features dancers, singers, and acrobats, inspired by the animated movie from Dreamworks, Madagascar.
Alton Towers (Staffordshire, England)
Alton Towers is the most popular amusement park in England. Robert Janitzek says that the park features five different roller coasters such as, ‘The Smiler,’ which features whirling turns upside down. For the kids, they can have fun while walking on the water inside a large air balloon.
Water Parks And Popeye Village (Anchor Bay, Malta)
Malta is an island located near the sea which makes it perfect to have fun with the family. There are a lot of water parks in the island such as Marine Park, which features large European wave pools. The Mediterraneo Marine Park allows guests to swim with dolphins or sea lions. Popeye Village is the must-see attraction in this European destination as it was where a scene in the Popeye movie was shot.
Europa Park (Fust, Germany)
Europa Park is the largest theme park in Germany. It features numerous rides that attracts millions of German and foreign tourists every year. Among its attractions include a wooden roller coaster in the Iceland area, the water-inspired roller coaster in Poseidon area, and the refreshing Fjord-Rafting, which features a swirling stream full of rocks and water fountains.
Whatever part of Europe you are in, there will surely be an amusement park that can add a touch of thrill and excitement to your vacation.