Beto Carrero World
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Castelo das Nações in Beto Carrero World
|Location||Penha, Santa Catarina, Brazil|
|Operating season||All year|
|Total||more than 100|
Beto Carrero World is the biggest theme park in Latin America, located in Penha, Brazil. The park opened in December 28, 1991 and is today considered the sixth best amusement park in the world, with a complex measuring an approximate total of fourteen kilometers divided into nine theme areas.
Beto Carrero World was idealized by Brazilian businessman and entertainer Beto Carrero. Opened in 1991, the park is today the most important touristic complex in Santa Catarina. In 2012, Beto Carrero World announced an important partnership with DreamWorks Animation and Universal Studios, which allowed the park to feature characters from both film studios.
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