Opened on October 1, 1982, Epcot is located in Bay Lake, Florida, USA. It also hosts annual events, major among them ae The Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival, The Epcot International Food & Wine Festival, Holidays Around the World, etc. It draws more than 10 million visitors every year, with 11,229,000 visitors in 2013.
6. Ocean Park Hong Kong
Since its opening in January, 1977, the Ocean Park Hong Kong has become one of Hong Kong’s most sought after tourist attraction. Its popularity is growing day by day, which is evident by the fact that in 2013, it drew 7,475,000 visitors.
5. Europa Park
Located in Rust, Baden-Württemberg, Germany, Europa Park is the largest theme park in Germany and is one of the most popular theme park resort in Europe. It has twelve roller-coasters. The park draws 4 million annual visitors per year, with 4,900,000 visitors in 2013.
4. Happy Valley
Located in Beijing, China, Happy Valley was opened in July, 2006. It has more than 40 rides, 10 of which are extreme rides and an IMAX theater with seven screens. Its notable rides include Crystal Wing, Extreme Rusher, Harvest Time, Jungle Racing, Golden Wings in Snowfield, among others. It drew 3,100,000 visitors in 2013.
3. Universal Studios Hollywood
With 6,148,000 visitors in 2013, Universal Studios Hollywood is a treat for all adventure and amusement park lovers. It is located in Universal City, Los Angeles, California, USA. It was opened on 14th March, 1915 as a movie studio and on 15th July, 1964 as a theme park.
2. Magic Kingdom
Opened on 1st October, 1971, Magic Kingdom is presently the most visited amusement park in the world, with 18,588,000 visitors in 2013. It is located in Walt Disney World Resort, Bay Lake, Florida, USA.
Probably the most well-known amusement park in the world is none other than Disneyland, located in Anaheim, California, USA. It draws almost 15 million visitors per year, with 16,202,000 visitors in 2013. It is the only theme park designed and built under the direct supervision of Walt Disney.