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Theme Parks in Germany

An amusement park sometimes referred to as a funfair or theme park is a group of entertainment attractions, rides, and other events in a location for the enjoyment of large numbers of people. They have a fixed location, as opposed to travelling funfairs and traveling carnivals, and are more elaborate than simple city parks or playgrounds, usually providing attractions meant to cater specifically to certain age groups, as well as some that are aimed towards all ages. Theme parks, a specific type of amusement park, are usually much more intricately themed to a certain subject or group of subjects than other amusement parks. Amusement parks evolved from European fairs and pleasure gardens, which were created for people’s recreation. World’s fairs and expositions were another influence on the development of the amusement park industry.

Theme Park Locations

A selection of the most popular theme parks in Germany


Set in 85 hectare grounds,the Europa -Park promises thrills and excitment for all the family. The park is divided into themed lands,13 of which feature the architecture, cuisine and flora of the particular European region. There are also four 4-star hotels (a fifth is on the way) to choose from.

Official Website – http://www.europapark.de

Playmobil Fun Park

Situated in around 90,000 sq.metres,’Little ones’ can live out their fantasies in the over-sized Playmobil play worlds while Mum and Dad can relax in the park’s atmosphere. Bring back the excitment of past times in the Knight’s castle, take an exciting adventure through valcanic landscapes along with the dinosaurs,sail with pirates,pet the farm animals or ride a giraffe on Noah’s Ark, everything is possible for children of all ages to enjoy.

Official Website – http://www.playmobil-funpark.de/

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