The 14 Best Theme Parks in the World    Kamira /

The 14 Best Theme Parks in the World  

Theme parks are known for their thrilling drop towers, exhilarating rollercoasters, exceptional shows and breathtaking attractions. For anyone who loves to visit theme parks, it is good news to know that they are only getting bigger, better and even more exciting. New technology is making roller coasters faster, taller, scarier and smarter. These parks invite you to take a ride on the tallest coaster in the world, see if you are brave enough to ride the rails backwards, and spend the day with the entire family having fun. Prepare yourself for a serious adrenaline rush and discover the best 12 theme parks in the world!

14. Europa Park, Germany

The largest park in Germany and second most popular behind Disneyland Paris lies in Rust, south-western Germany. Europa Park which is currently celebrating its 40th anniversary, features a total of 12 rollercoasters plus tons of other thrill rides, water rides, entertainment and shows. Kids will definitely enjoy such attractions as the Panorama Train which takes passengers on a ride around the entire park, or the 4D Magic Cinema. The 17 unique areas of the park represent different European countries offering both fun and education for your young ones while exploring this incredible park.

13. Carowinds, North Carolina

This amusement park is actually part of both North and South Carolina; originally built to try and bring the two states closer together. The newest ride in 2015 is by far the most thrilling ride in the park. The Fury 325 reaches a height of 325 feet making it the tallest Giga Coaster in the world. Riders will reach speeds up to 95mph and enter into both North and South Carolina on this three minute and twenty second mind-bending ride. Other epic rides include a sling shot that shoots riders 300ft into the air reaching speeds of 65mph and the first stand up roller coaster in the South. A wonderful kid zone complete with rides and coasters completes this awesome family theme park.

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