Whether you’re seeking the thrills of a dizzying roller coaster or a place to spend time with your family, a theme park offers fun for everyone. But with so many options available around the world, how do you decide which ones to visit? This list, compiled by travel review website TripAdvisor, highlights some of the best theme parks to explore.
Ferrari World sits like a colossal UFO on the edge of Abu Dhabi, offering an escape from the Middle Eastern heat with rides that are both kid- and adult-friendly. You’ll find Formula Rossa, the fastest rollercoaster in the world, as well as a number of zones dedicated to the sports and the Italian culture of the region.
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SeaWorld San Antonio is a top choice for families, with a variety of shows and attractions. Catch dolphin and lion shows, or get up close with penguins at Antarctica: Empire of the Penguins. For adrenaline junkies, there are plenty of thrilling rides, including the Manta, a floorless roller coaster that simulates the dive of a manta ray.
One of the oldest theme parks in America, Cedar Point has been operating since 1879 and is renowned for its collection of 18 different roller coasters. The lakeside amusement park also has water rides, kids’ attractions and a wide range of dining and shopping options.