Thorpe Park in Surrey
Formerly a grand estate as well as a gravel pit, Thorpe Park is now one of the top amusement parks in the UK. Located in Chertsey, Surrey, this massive family fun park features a water theme and is focused on thrill rides and education. With various areas including beaches, water areas, fishing villages, Aztec lands, jungles and an island, this unique theme park is a top attraction for families, children and teenagers. Built in 1979 after the gravel pit it rests on was partially flooded, Thorpe Park now attracts almost two million visitors every year.
Rides at Thorpe Park
Thorpe Park can rightly claim to be one of the world's top amusement parks, and you'll find a large collection of roller coasters and other thrill rides, water rides and family rides. Top roller coasters include the Colossus (featuring 10 inversions), the Flying Fish, Nemesis Inferno, The Swarm and three more. Other thrill rides with names like the Slammer and the Samurai feature vertical drops, massive swings and magic carpets. Choose from seven different water rides, from log flumes to river rapids, or take the kids on family rides like Chief Ranger's Carousel and Mr. Monkey's Banana Ride.
Thorpe Park Services & Facilities
Across the numerous themed areas of Thorpe Park, you'll find a fun selection of live entertainment, silly diversions, souvenir shops and food and beverage service. Visit Swarm Island for a post-apocalyptic landscape, head to Calypso Quay to find a jungle volcano, or take the children to Ranger Country or Neptune's Kingdom for kiddie rides and swimming at the beach. Saw Island makes up the horror area of the park and also features a Fright Nights scary maze. Canada Creek features a mountain theme, and Amity Cove is a destroyed fishing village. Find your favorite area and enjoy a day of fantasy and fun at Thorpe Park.
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