These Are the 10 Best Amusement Parks in the World
According to TripAdvisor's Travelers' Choice Awards
According to millions of reviews on TripAdvisor, the best amusement park in the U.S. - and also the entire world - is Universal's Islands of Adventure in Orlando, Fla.
Using an algorithm that measured the quantity and quality of travelers' reviews over a 12-month period, the popular travel site came up with the following list of the absolute best amusement parks worldwide:
1. Universal’s Islands of Adventure – Orlando, Florida
2. Discovery Cove – Orlando, Florida
3. Magic Kingdom – Orlando, Florida
4. Universal Studios Hollywood – Los Angeles, California
5. Disney’s Hollywood Studios – Orlando, Florida
6. Universal Studios Florida – Orlando, Florida
7. Europa-Park – Rust, Germany
8. Disneyland Park – Anaheim, California
9. Beto Carrero World – Penha, Brazil
10. PortAventura Park – Salou, Spain
As you can see, half of these are located in Orlando, so you may want to start looking at hotels there now. Some other parks that made the U.S.-only list include Cedar Point in Sandusky, Ohio, and Disneyland in Anaheim, Calif.