If you are traveling in France along with your kids, then it is time that you took them to some places that would be of interest to them. The best way to do so is by taking them to some of the Amusement parks and theme parks in France. There are quite a number of them and a couple are listed over here.
Disneyland Paris Resort: Located 32 kilometers from the center of Paris, the Disneyland Paris Resort consists of two theme parks along with an entertainment and dining district. Established in the year 1992, the two different theme parks over here are the Walt Disney Studios Park, and the Disneyland Park. This park covers an area of 566,560 square meters and is open throughout the year. It also boasts of a number shops, bars, and restaurants.
Parc Asterix: It is doubtful that there are many kids around who have not enjoyed the legendary exploits of Asterix and his Gauls. This theme park that was opened in 1989 is based on the stories of `Asterix the Gaul’ by Albert Uderzo and Rene Goscinny. This amusement park is located roughly 35 kilometers north of Paris and is well connected by shuttle services. You can be rest assured that your kids will love the large varieties of roller coasters that are available in this park, including one that is the largest roller coaster in Europe. This place is perfect not just for the kids, but also for their parents. It remains open from April to October, so plan your trip accordingly.
Aquaboulevard Water Park: If you love to splash around in water, then there is no better place to visit apart from the Aquaboulevard Water Park in Paris. It is one of the world’s largest indoor recreational water park and the largest of such parks in Europe. Do not make a mistake in believing that this park is just for kids, as adults too enjoy the amazing and long water slides. Do not forget to check out the Aquaplouf if you love long water slides. However, if you prefer speed, then you can check out the Aquaturbo. One particular pool in this park boasts of a wave machine that is turned on a different times of the day.
Sea Life Val d’Europe: Situated near Paris, this water park provides a journey into the depths of the sea. Enjoy close encounters along with different types of marine life and see them from close quarters. There are numerous types of sea creatures over here including seahorses, rays, sharks, shrimps, and much more. All of them are displayed in thirty aquariums. Those willing to take on a different journey should try out te underwater tunnel that takes you through a journey where you can encounter the pleasures and recreations of the Atlantic Ocean to the Caribbean.
The other amusement parks include:
- La Cité des Sciences et de l’Industrie Museum
- France Miniature Map
- Mer de Sable (La)
- Parc Zoologique de Thoiry (Le)
- Parc Zoologique de Vincennes
- Cirque d’Hiver Bouglione Circus