List of amusement park rankings

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Amusement parks and theme parks are terms for a group of entertainment attractions, rides, and other events in a location for the enjoyment of large numbers of people. Amusement parks are located all around the world with millions of people visiting them every year. This list of amusement park rankings summarizes the attendance records, park rankings and the results of public polls of amusement parks around the world.

Attendance records[edit]

This is a list of annual attendance figures of amusement parks and water parks released by TEA, the Themed Entertainment Association.

Amusement park corporations[edit]

This section lists the top 10 largest amusement park corporations in order of annual attendance.

Rank Amusement park corporations Country 2006[1] 2007[2] 2008[3] 2009[4] 2010[5] 2011[6] 2012[7] 2013[8] 2014[9] 2015[10] 2016[11]
1 Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Worldwide, Inc.  United States 112,500,000 116,500,000 118,000,000 119,100,000 120,600,000 121,400,000 126,479,000 132,549,000 134,330,000 137,902,000 140,403,000
2 Merlin Entertainments Group  United Kingdom 16,000,000 32,100,000 35,200,000 38,500,002 41,000,000 46,400,000 54,000,000 59,800,000 62,800,000 62,900,000 61,200,000
3 Universal Parks & Resorts  United States 25,800,000 26,400,000 25,700,000 23,700,000 26,300,000 30,800,000 34,515,000 36,360,000 40,152,000 44,884,000 47,356,000
4 OCT Parks China  People's Republic of China N/A N/A 13,400,000 15,800,000 19,300,000 21,730,000 23,359,000 26,180,000 27,990,000 28,830,000 32,270,000
5 Fantawild Group  People's Republic of China N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 9,193,000 13,188,000 N/A 23,093,000 31,639,000
6 Six Flags Entertainment Corporation  United States 28,500,000 24,900,000 25,300,000 23,800,000 24,300,000 24,300,000 25,750,000 26,100,000 25,638,000 28,557,000 30,108,000
7 Chimelong Group  People's Republic of China N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 11,672,000 18,659,000 23,587,000 27,362,000
8 Cedar Fair Entertainment Company  United States 24,700,000 22,100,000 22,700,000 21,100,000 22,800,000 23,400,000 23,600,000 23,519,000 23,305,000 24,448,000 25,104,000
9 SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment  United States 21,700,000 22,300,000 23,000,000 23,500,000 22,400,000 23,600,000 24,310,000 23,400,000 22,399,000 22,471,000 22,000,000
10 Parques Reunidos  Spain 9,200,000 12,000,000 24,900,000 24,800,000 25,800,000 26,220,000 27,130,000 26,017,000 22,206,000 N/A 20,825,000
* Songcheng Worldwide  People's Republic of China N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 7,150,000 14,560,000 N/A N/A
* Haichang Group  People's Republic of China N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 7,550,000 9,400,000 10,096,000 N/A N/A N/A
* Compagnie des Alpes (Grévin & Compagnie SA)  France N/A 9,600,000 9,500,000 10,000,000 9,000,000 9,210,000 9,300,000 N/A N/A N/A N/A
* Herschend Family Entertainment Corporation  United States N/A 8,900,000 8,300,000 N/A 9,600,000 9,500,000 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
* Everland  South Korea N/A 8,600,000 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A

Amusement parks[edit]

Worldwide[edit]

This section list the top 45 largest amusement parks worldwide in order of annual attendance.

Rank Amusement park Location 2006[1] 2008[3] 2009[4] 2010[5] 2011[6] 2012[7] 2013[8] 2014[9] 2015[10] 2016[11]
1 Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World Resort Lake Buena Vista, Florida, United States 16,640,000 17,063,000 17,233,000 16,972,000 17,142,000 17,536,000 18,588,000 19,332,000 20,492,000 20,395,000
2 Disneyland Park at Disneyland Resort Anaheim, California, United States 14,730,000 14,721,000 15,900,000 15,980,000 16,140,000 15,963,000 16,202,000 16,769,000 18,278,000 17,943,000
3 Tokyo Disneyland at Tokyo Disney Resort Urayasu, Chiba, Japan 12,900,000 14,293,000 13,646,000 14,452,000 13,996,000 14,847,000 17,214,000 17,300,000 16,600,000 16,540,000
4 Universal Studios Japan Osaka, Japan 8,500,000 8,300,000 8,000,000 8,160,000 8,500,000 9,700,000 10,100,000 11,800,000 13,900,000 14,500,000
5 Tokyo DisneySea at Tokyo Disney Resort Urayasu, Chiba, Japan 12,100,000 12,498,000 12,004,000 12,663,000 11,930,000 12,656,000 14,084,000 14,100,000 13,600,000 13,460,000
6 Epcot at Walt Disney World Resort Lake Buena Vista, Florida, United States 10,460,000 10,935,000 10,990,000 10,825,000 10,825,000 11,063,000 11,229,000 11,454,000 11,798,000 11,712,000
7 Disney's Animal Kingdom at Walt Disney World Resort Lake Buena Vista, Florida, United States 9,100,000 9,540,000 9,590,000 9,686,000 9,783,000 9,998,000 10,198,000 10,402,000 10,922,000 10,844,000
8 Disney's Hollywood Studios at Walt Disney World Resort Lake Buena Vista, Florida, United States 8,910,000 9,608,000 9,700,000 9,603,000 9,699,000 9,912,000 10,110,000 10,312,000 10,828,000 10,776,000
9 Universal Studios Florida at Universal Orlando Resort Orlando, Florida, United States 6,000,000 6,231,000 5,530,000 5,925,000 6,044,000 6,195,000 7,062,000 8,263,000 9,585,000 9,998,000
10 Universal's Islands of Adventure at Universal Orlando Resort Orlando, Florida, United States 5,300,000 5,297,000 4,627,000 5,949,000 7,674,000 7,981,000 8,141,000 8,141,000 8,792,000 9,362,000
11 Disney California Adventure Park at Disneyland Resort Anaheim, California, United States 5,950,000 5,566,000 6,095,000 6,287,000 6,341,000 7,775,000 8,514,000 8,769,000 9,383,000 9,295,000
12 Chimelong Ocean Kingdom Hengqin, China N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 5,504,000 7,486,000 8,474,000
13 Disneyland Park at Disneyland Paris Marne-la-Vallée, France 10,600,000 12,688,000 12,740,000 10,500,000 10,990,000 11,200,000 10,430,000 9,940,000 10,360,000 8,400,000
14 Lotte World Seoul, South Korea 5,500,000 4,236,000 4,261,000 5,551,000 5,780,000 6,383,000 7,400,000 7,606,000 7,310,000 8,150,000
15 Universal Studios Hollywood Universal City, California, United States 4,700,000 4,583,000 4,308,000 5,040,000 5,141,000 5,912,000 6,148,000 6,824,000 7,097,000 8,086,000
16 Everland at Everland Resort Yongin, South Korea 7,500,000 6,600,000 6,169,000 6,884,000 6,570,000 6,853,000 7,303,000 7,381,000 7,423,000 7,200,000
17 Hong Kong Disneyland at Hong Kong Disneyland Resort Lantau Island, Hong Kong 5,200,000 4,500,000 4,600,000 5,200,000 5,900,000 6,700,000 7,400,000 7,500,000 6,800,000 6,100,000
18 Ocean Park Hong Kong Aberdeen, Hong Kong 4,380,000 5,030,000 4,800,000 5,404,000 6,955,000 7,436,000 7,475,000 7,792,000 7,387,000 5,996,000
19 Nagashima Spa Land Kuwana, Japan 3,910,000 3,734,000 4,700,000 4,465,000 5,820,000 5,850,000 5,840,000 5,630,000 5,870,000 5,850,000
20 Europa-Park at Europa-Park Resort Rust, Germany 3,950,000 4,000,000 4,250,000 4,250,000 4,500,000 4,600,000 4,900,000 5,000,000 5,500,000 5,600,000
21 Shanghai Disneyland Park at Shanghai Disney Resort Shanghai, China N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 5,600,000
22 Walt Disney Studios Park at Disneyland Paris Marne-la-Vallée, France 2,200,000 2,612,000 2,655,000 4,500,000 4,710,000 4,800,000 4,470,000 4,260,000 4,440,000 4,970,000
23 SeaWorld Orlando Orlando, Florida, United States 5,740,000 5,926,000 5,800,000 5,100,000 5,202,000 5,358,000 5,090,000 4,683,000 4,777,000 4,777,000
24 Efteling Kaatsheuvel, Netherlands 3,200,000 3,200,000 4,000,000 4,000,000 4,125,000 4,200,000 4,150,000 4,400,000 4,680,000 4,764,000
25 Tivoli Gardens Copenhagen, Denmark 4,396,000 3,972,000 3,870,000 3,696,000 3,963,000 4,033,000 4,200,000 4,478,000 4,733,000 4,640,000
26 Busch Gardens Tampa Bay Tampa, Florida, United States 4,360,000 4,410,000 4,100,000 4,200,000 4,284,000 4,348,000 4,087,000 4,128,000 4,252,000 4,169,000
27 Universal Studios Singapore Singapore N/A N/A N/A 2,000,000 3,411,000 3,480,000 3,650,000 3,840,000 4,200,000 4,100,000
28 Knott's Berry Farm Buena Park, California, United States 3,670,000 3,565,000 3,333,000 3,600,000 3,654,000 3,508,000 3,683,000 3,683,000 3,867,000 4,014,000
29 OCT East Shenzhen, China N/A N/A N/A 3,530,000 3,890,000 4,196,000 3,950,000 3,780,000 3,940,000 3,960,000
30 Window of the World at OCT Resort Shenzhen, China N/A N/A 2,500,000 2,651,000 3,123,000 3,170,000 3,250,000 3,600,000 3,440,000 3,910,000
31 Happy Valley at OCT Resort Shenzhen, China 2,930,000 3,180,000 2,800,000 3,050,000 3,890,000 3,212,000 3,282,000 3,300,000 3,250,000 3,860,000
32 Chimelong Paradise Guangzhou, China N/A N/A 2,400,000 2,400,000 2,700,000 2,970,000 3,200,000 3,351,000 3,619,000 3,836,000
33 Happy Valley Beijing, China N/A N/A 2,350,000 2,734,000 3,438,000 3,055,000 3,100,000 3,340,000 3,740,000 3,830,000
34 Canada's Wonderland Maple, Ontario, Canada 3,230,000 3,380,000 3,160,000 3,380,000 3,481,000 3,655,000 3,582,000 3,546,000 3,617,000 3,723,000
35 PortAventura Park at PortAventura World Salou and Vila-seca, Spain 3,500,000 3,300,000 3,000,000 3,050,000 3,522,000 3,540,000 3,400,000 3,500,000 3,600,000 3,650,000
36 Cedar Point Sandusky, Ohio, United States 3,070,000 3,198,000 2,942,000 3,051,000 3,143,000 3,221,000 3,382,000 3,247,000 3,507,000 3,604,000
37 SeaWorld San Diego San Diego, California, United States 4,260,000 4,174,000 4,200,000 3,800,000 4,294,000 4,444,000 4,311,000 3,794,000 3,528,000 3,528,000
38 Fantawild Adventure Zhengzhou, China N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 2,828,000 3,509,000
39 Fantawild Oriental Heritage Ningbo, China N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 3,441,000
40 Kings Island Mason, Ohio, United States 3,050,000 3,126,000 3,000,000 3,112,000 3,143,000 3,206,000 3,206,000 3,238,000 3,335,000 3,384,000
41 Six Flags Magic Mountain Valencia, California, United States 2,550,000 N/A 2,500,000 2,600,000 2,700,000 2,808,000 2,906,000 2,848,000 3,104,000 3,332,000
42 Hersheypark Hershey, Pennsylvania, United States 2,690,000 2,842,000 2,807,000 2,891,000 2,949,000 3,140,000 3,180,000 3,212,000 3,276,000 3,276,000
43 Six Flags Great Adventure Jackson, New Jersey, United States 2,730,000 2,761,000 2,634,000 2,700,000 N/A 2,650,000 2,800,000 2,800,000 3,052,000 3,220,000
44 Liseberg Gothenburg, Sweden 2,950,000 3,050,000 3,150,000 2,900,000 2,900,000 2,800,000 2,860,000 3,100,000 3,100,000 3,070,000
45 Six Flags Great America Gurnee, Illinois, United States N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 2,780,000 2,950,000

North America[edit]

This section lists the top 20 largest amusement parks in North America in order of annual attendance.

Rank Amusement park Location 2001[12] 2002[13] 2003[14] 2004[15] 2005[16] 2006[1] 2007[2] 2008[3] 2009[4] 2010[6] 2011[6] 2012[7] 2013[8] 2014[9] 2015[10] 2016[11]
1 Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World Resort Lake Buena Vista, Florida, United States 14,700,000 14,000,000 14,040,000 15,100,000 16,100,000 16,640,000 17,060,000 17,063,000 17,233,000 16,972,000 17,142,000 17,536,000 18,588,000 19,332,000 20,492,000 20,395,000
2 Disneyland Park at Disneyland Resort Anaheim, California, United States 12,300,000 12,700,000 12,720,000 13,400,000 14,500,000 14,730,000 14,870,000 14,721,000 15,900,000 15,980,000 16,140,000 15,963,000 16,202,000 16,769,000 18,278,000 17,943,000
3 Epcot at Walt Disney World Resort Lake Buena Vista, Florida, United States 9,000,000 8,300,000 8,620,000 9,400,000 9,900,000 10,460,000 10,930,000 10,935,000 10,990,000 10,825,000 10,825,000 11,063,000 11,229,000 11,454,000 11,798,000 11,712,000
4 Disney's Animal Kingdom at Walt Disney World Resort Lake Buena Vista, Florida, United States 7,700,000 7,300,000 7,310,000 7,800,000 8,200,000 8,910,000 9,490,000 9,540,000 9,590,000 9,686,000 9,783,000 9,998,000 10,198,000 10,402,000 10,922,000 10,844,000
5 Disney's Hollywood Studios at Walt Disney World Resort Lake Buena Vista, Florida, United States 8,300,000 8,000,000 7,870,000 8,200,000 8,600,000 9,100,000 9,510,000 9,608,000 9,700,000 9,603,000 9,699,000 9,912,000 10,110,000 10,312,000 10,828,000 10,776,000
6 Universal Studios Florida at Universal Orlando Resort Orlando, Florida, United States 7,200,000 6,900,000 6,850,000 6,700,000 6,100,000 6,000,000 6,200,000 6,231,000 5,530,000 5,925,000 6,044,000 6,195,000 7,062,000 8,263,000 9,585,000 9,998,000
7 Universal's Islands of Adventure at Universal Orlando Resort Orlando, Florida, United States 5,500,000 6,100,000 6,070,000 6,300,000 5,760,000 5,300,000 5,430,000 5,297,000 4,627,000 5,949,000 7,674,000 7,981,000 8,141,000 8,141,000 8,792,000 9,362,000
8 Disney California Adventure Park at Disneyland Resort Anaheim, California, United States 5,000,000 4,700,000 5,310,000 5,600,000 5,800,000 5,950,000 5,680,000 5,566,000 6,095,000 6,278,000 6,341,000 7,775,000 8,514,000 8,769,000 9,383,000 9,295,000
9 Universal Studios Hollywood Universal City, California, United States 4,700,000 5,200,000 4,580,000 5,000,000 4,700,000 4,700,000 4,700,000 4,583,000 4,308,000 5,040,000 5,141,000 5,912,000 6,148,000 6,824,000 7,097,000 8,086,000
10 SeaWorld Orlando Orlando, Florida, United States 5,100,000 5,000,000 5,200,000 5,600,000 5,600,000 5,740,000 5,800,000 5,926,000 5,800,000 5,100,000 5,202,000 5,358,000 5,090,000 4,683,000 4,777,000 4,402,000
11 Busch Gardens Tampa Bay Tampa, Florida, United States N/A N/A 4,300,000 N/A 4,300,000 4,360,000 4,400,000 4,410,000 4,100,000 4,200,000 4,284,000 4,348,000 4,087,000 4,128,000 4,252,000 4,169,000
12 Knott's Berry Farm Buena Park, California, United States N/A N/A 3,480,000 N/A 3,470,000 3,670,000 3,630,000 3,565,000 3,333,000 3,600,000 3,654,000 3,508,000 3,683,000 3,683,000 3,867,000 4,014,000
13 Canada's Wonderland Vaughan, Ontario, Canada N/A N/A N/A N/A 3,600,000 3,230,000 3,250,000 3,380,000 3,160,000 3,380,000 3,481,000 3,655,000 3,582,000 3,546,000 3,617,000 3,723,000
14 Cedar Point Sandusky, Ohio, United States N/A N/A 3,300,000 N/A 3,100,000 3,070,000 3,120,000 3,198,000 2,942,000 3,051,000 3,143,000 3,221,000 3,382,000 3,247,000 3,507,000 3,604,000
15 SeaWorld San Diego San Diego, California, United States N/A N/A 4,000,000 N/A 4,100,000 4,260,000 4,260,000 4,147,000 4,200,000 3,800,000 4,294,000 4,444,000 4,311,000 3,794,000 3,528,000 3,528,000
16 Kings Island Mason, Ohio, United States N/A N/A N/A N/A 3,300,000 3,050,000 3,050,000 3,126,000 3,000,000 3,112,000 3,143,000 3,206,000 3,206,000 3,238,000 3,335,000 3,384,000
17 Six Flags Magic Mountain Valencia, California, United States N/A N/A N/A N/A 2,800,000 2,550,000 N/A N/A 2,500,000 2,600,000 2,700,000 2,808,000 2,906,000 2,848,000 3,104,000 3,332,000
18 Hersheypark Hershey, Pennsylvania, United States N/A N/A N/A N/A 2,700,000 2,690,000 2,940,000 2,842,000 2,807,000 2,891,000 2,949,000 3,140,000 3,180,000 3,212,000 3,276,000 3,276,000
19 Six Flags Great Adventure Jackson, New Jersey, United States N/A N/A N/A N/A 2,900,000 2,730,000 2,720,000 2,761,000 2,634,000 2,700,000 N/A 2,650,000 2,800,000 2,800,000 3,052,000 3,220,000
20 Six Flags Great America Gurnee, Illinois, United States N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 2,780,000 2,950,000
* Busch Gardens Williamsburg Williamsburg, Virginia, United States N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 2,766,000 2,699,000 2,780,000 N/A

Europe[edit]

This section list the top 20 largest amusement parks in Europe in order of annual attendance.

Rank Amusement park Location 2006[1] 2008[3] 2009[4] 2010[5] 2011[6] 2012[7] 2013[8] 2014[9] 2015[10] 2016[11]
1 Disneyland Park at Disneyland Paris Marne-la-Vallée, France 10,600,000 12,688,000 12,740,000 10,500,000 10,990,000 11,200,000 10,430,000 9,940,000 9,790,000 8,400,000
2 Europa-Park at Europa-Park Resort Rust, Germany 3,950,000 4,000,000 4,250,000 4,250,000 4,500,000 4,600,000 4,900,000 5,000,000 5,500,000 5,500,000
3 Walt Disney Studios Park at Disneyland Paris Marne-la-Vallée, France 2,200,000 2,612,000 2,655,000 4,500,000 4,710,000 4,800,000 4,470,000 4,260,000 5,050,000 4,970,000
4 Efteling Kaatsheuvel, Netherlands 3,200,000 3,200,000 4,000,000 4,000,000 4,125,000 4,200,000 4,150,000 4,400,000 4,680,000 4,764,000
5 Tivoli Gardens Copenhagen, Denmark 4,396,000 3,972,000 3,870,000 3,696,000 3,963,000 4,033,000 4,200,000 4,478,000 4,733,000 4,640,000
6 PortAventura Park at PortAventura World Salou and Vila-seca, Spain 3,500,000 3,300,000 3,000,000 3,050,000 3,522,000 3,540,000 3,400,000 3,500,000 3,600,000 3,650,000
7 Liseberg Gothenburg, Sweden 2,950,000 3,050,000 3,150,000 2,900,000 2,900,000 2,800,000 2,860,000 3,100,000 3,052,000 3,070,000
8 Gardaland at Gardaland Resort Castelnuovo del Garda, Italy 3,100,000 3,100,000 2,900,000 2,800,000 2,850,000 2,700,000 2,700,000 2,750,000 2,850,000 2,880,000
9 Puy du Fou Les Epesses, France N/A N/A N/A 1,470,000 1,500,000 1,600,000 1,740,000 1,912,000 2,050,000 2,220,000
10 Legoland Windsor Windsor, United Kingdom 1,480,000 1,815,000 1,900,000 1,900,000 1,900,000 2,000,000 2,050,000 2,200,000 2,250,000 2,183,000
11 Legoland Billund at Legoland Billund Resort Billund, Denmark 1,460,000 1,650,000 1,650,000 1,650,000 1,600,000 1,650,000 1,800,000 1,925,000 2,050,000 2,091,000
12 Phantasialand Brühl, Germany 1,900,000 1,900,000 1,950,000 1,850,000 1,750,000 1,750,000 1,750,000 1,845,000 1,900,000 1,995,000
13 Alton Towers at Alton Towers Resort Alton, United Kingdom 2,400,000 2,520,000 2,650,000 2,750,000 2,650,000 2,400,000 2,500,000 2,575,000 1,925,000 1,980,000
14 Futuroscope Jaunay-Clan, France 1,350,000 1,600,000 1,700,000 1,825,000 1,741,000 1,700,000 1,464,000 1,665,000 1,800,000 1,900,000
15 Parc Astérix Plailly, France 1,800,000 1,800,000 1,820,000 1,663,000 1,595,000 1,723,000 1,620,000 1,800,000 1,850,000 1,850,000
16 Parque Warner Madrid San Martín de la Vega, Spain 1,000,000 1,100,000 1,450,000 1,193,000 1,200,000 N/A 1,160,000 1,460,000 1,641,000 1,800,000
17 Thorpe Park at Thorpe Park Resort Chertsey, United Kingdom 1,700,000 1,700,000 1,870,000 1,850,000 1,900,000 1,800,000 2,000,000 2,100,000 1,800,000 1,800,000
18 Chessington World of Adventures Chessington, United Kingdom N/A N/A 1,300,000 1,400,000 1,400,000 1,304,000 1,500,000 2,050,000 1,640,000 1,670,000
19 Heide Park at Heide Park Resort Soltau, Germany 1,200,000 1,330,000 1,400,000 1,350,000 1,350,000 1,300,000 1,400,000 1,475,000 1,525,000 1,540,000
20 Gröna Lund Stockholm, Sweden N/A N/A N/A 1,306,000 1,464,000 1,408,000 1,500,000 1,311,000 1,461,000 1,510,000
* Dyrehavsbakken[17] Klampenborg, Denmark 2,700,000 2,700,000 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
* Duinrell Wassenaar, Netherlands 1,350,000 1,356,000 1,349,000 N/A N/A 1,360,000 1,375,000 N/A N/A N/A
* Mirabilandia Savio, Italy 1,700,000 1,600,000 1,624,000 1,505,000 1,481,000 1,390,000 N/A N/A N/A N/A
* Attractiepark Slagharen Slagharen, Netherlands N/A N/A N/A 1,464,000 1,400,000 N/A N/A 1,037,000 N/A N/A
* Parque de Atracciones de Madrid Madrid, Spain 1,500,000 1,500,000 1,500,000 1,347,000 N/A N/A N/A 1,340,552 1,200,000 N/A
* Plopsaland De Panne De Panne, Belgium 750,000[18] 850,000[19] 1,000,000[20] N/A 1,200,000[21] 1,265,000 1,200,000[22] 1,275,000[22] N/A N/A

Latin America[edit]

This section list the top 10 largest amusement parks in Latin America in order of annual attendance.

Rank Amusement park Location 2006[1] 2008[3] 2009[4] 2010[6] 2011[6] 2012[7] 2013[8] 2014[9] 2015[10] 2016[11]
1 Six Flags México Mexico City, Mexico 2,054,000 2,020,000 1,950,000 2,000,000 2,200,000 2,310,000 2,345,000 2,368,000 2,368,000 2,486,000
2 Beto Carrero World Santa Catarina, Brazil N/A N/A 1,000,000 1,030,000 1,050,000 1,500,000 1,530,000 1,683,000 2,000,000 2,080,000
3 La Feria Chapultepec Mágico Mexico City, Mexico 1,457,000 1,473,000 1,400,000 1,470,000 1,507,000 1,537,000 1,537,000 1,552,000 1,584,000 1,591,000
4 Hopi Hari São Paulo, Brazil 1,500,000 1,458,000 1,500,000 1,983,000 1,850,000 1,628,000 1,685,000 1,668,000 1,668,000 1,468,000
5 Parque Xcaret Cancun, Mexico N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 1,200,000 1,212,000 1,287,000 1,401,000
6 Parque Plaza Sésamo Monterrey, Mexico 1,050,000 1,025,000 970,000 931,000 900,000 1,197,000 1,209,000 1,221,000 1,221,000 1,221,000
7 Mundo Petapa Guatemala City, Guatemala N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 1,253,000 1,056,000 1,138,000 1,199,000 1,220,000
8 Parque Mundo Aventura Bogotá, Colombia N/A N/A N/A 990,000 1,208,000 1,065,000 1,152,000 1,423,000 1,389,000 1,180,000
9 Fantasilandia Santiago, Chile N/A 1,100,000 1,100,000 1,166,000 1,180,000 1,070,000 1,086,000 1,111,000 1,003,000 1,085,000
10 Theme Park Nacional del Café Quindío, Colombia N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 1,000,000 1,050,000
* Parque de la Costa Tigre, Argentina N/A 1,036,000 1,100,000 1,100,000 1,080,000 1,091,000 1,050,000 1,020,000 956,000 N/A
* El Salitre Mágico Bogotá, Colombia 1,105,000 1,071,000 1,000,000 957,000 1,101,000 958,000 1,054,000 1,030,000 N/A N/A
* Playcenter São Paulo, Brazil 1,600,000 1,600,000 1,700,000 1,700,000 1,350,000 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A

Asia-Pacific[edit]

This section list the top 20 largest amusement parks in the Asia-Pacific region in order of annual attendance.

Rank Amusement park Location 2006[1] 2008[3] 2009[4] 2010[5] 2011[6] 2012[7] 2013[8] 2014[9] 2015[10] 2016[11]
1 Tokyo Disneyland at Tokyo Disney Resort Urayasu, Chiba, Japan 12,900,000 14,293,000 13,646,000 14,452,000 13,996,000 14,847,000 17,214,000 17,300,000 16,600,000 16,540,000
2 Universal Studios Japan Osaka, Japan 8,500,000 8,300,000 8,000,000 8,160,000 8,500,000 9,700,000 10,100,000 11,800,000 13,900,000 14,500,000
3 Tokyo DisneySea at Tokyo Disney Resort Urayasu, Chiba, Japan 12,100,000 12,498,000 12,004,000 12,663,000 11,930,000 12,656,000 14,084,000 14,100,000 13,600,000 13,460,000
4 Chimelong Ocean Kingdom Hengqin, China N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 5,504,000 7,486,000 8,474,000
5 Lotte World Seoul, South Korea 5,500,000 4,236,000 4,261,000 5,551,000 5,780,000 6,383,000 7,400,000 7,606,000 7,310,000 8,150,000
6 Everland at Everland Resort Yongin, South Korea 7,500,000 6,600,000 6,169,000 6,884,000 6,570,000 6,853,000 7,303,000 7,381,000 7,423,000 7,200,000
7 Hong Kong Disneyland at Hong Kong Disneyland Resort Lantau Island, Hong Kong 5,200,000 4,500,000 4,600,000 5,200,000 5,900,000 6,700,000 7,400,000 7,500,000 6,800,000 6,100,000
8 Ocean Park Aberdeen, Hong Kong 4,380,000 5,030,000 4,800,000 5,404,000 6,955,000 7,436,000 7,475,000 7,792,000 7,387,000 5,996,000
9 Nagashima Spa Land Kuwana, Japan 3,910,000 3,734,000 4,700,000 4,465,000 5,820,000 5,850,000 5,840,000 5,630,000 5,630,000 5,850,000
10 Shanghai Disneyland Park at Shanghai Disneyland Resort Shanghai, China N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 5,600,000
11 Universal Studios Singapore Singapore N/A N/A N/A 2,000,000 3,411,000 3,480,000 3,650,000 3,840,000 4,200,000 4,100,000
12 OCT East Shenzhen, China N/A N/A N/A 3,530,000 3,890,000 4,196,000 3,950,000 3,780,000 3,940,000 3,960,000
13 Window of the World at OCT Resort Shenzhen, China N/A N/A 2,500,000 2,651,000 3,123,000 3,170,000 3,250,000 3,600,000 3,440,000 3,910,000
14 Happy Valley at OCT Resort Shenzhen, China 2,930,000 3,180,000 2,800,000 3,050,000 3,890,000 3,212,000 3,282,000 3,300,000 3,250,000 3,860,000
15 Chimelong Paradise Guangzhou, China N/A N/A 2,400,000 2,400,000 2,700,000 2,970,000 3,200,000 3,351,000 3,619,000 3,836,000
16 Happy Valley Beijing, China N/A N/A 2,350,000 2,734,000 3,438,000 3,055,000 3,100,000 3,340,000 3,740,000 3,830,000
17 Fantawild Adventure Zhengzhou, China N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 2,828,000 3,509,000
18 Fantawild Oriental Heritage Ningbo, China N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 3,441,000
19 Happy Valley Chengdu, China N/A N/A 2,400,000 2,218,000 2,443,000 2,445,000 2,560,000 2,580,000 2,590,000 2,340,000
20 Happy Valley Shanghai, China N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 2,270,000 2,360,000 2,340,000 2,390,000
* Songcheng Park Hanghzou, China N/A N/A N/A 3,797,000 3,327,000 3,800,000 4,100,000 5,810,000 N/A N/A
* Songcheng Lijiang Paradise at Lijiang Songcheng Resort Lijiang, China N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 1,880,000 N/A N/A
* Changzhou Dinosaur Park Changzhou, China N/A N/A N/A 2,300,000 3,500,000 3,400,000 3,600,000 3,700,000 N/A N/A
* Songcheng Sanya Romance Park Sanya, China N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 1,930,000 N/A N/A
* Jiuzhai Songcheng Resort Jiuzhaigou, China N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 1,880,000 N/A N/A
* Fantawild Adventure Wuhu, China N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 2,204,000 2,253,000 N/A N/A
* Seoulland at Seoul Grand Park Gwacheon, South Korea N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 2,130,000 2,300,000 N/A N/A N/A
* Fantawild Adventure Zhengzhou, China N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 2,850,000 N/A N/A N/A
* Yokohama Hakkeijima Sea Paradise Yokohama, Japan 5,400,000 4,555,000 4,500,000 4,023,000 3,820,000 4,050,000 4,149,000 N/A N/A N/A

Water parks[edit]

Worldwide[edit]

This section list the top 20 largest water parks worldwide in order of annual attendance.

Rank Water park Location 2008[3] 2009[4] 2010[5] 2011 [6] 2012[7] 2013[8] 2014[9] 2015[10] 2016[11]
1 Chime-Long Water Park Guangzhou, China 1,600,000 1,800,000 1,800,000 1,900,000 2,021,000 2,172,000 2,259,000 2,352,000 2,538,000
2 Typhoon Lagoon at Walt Disney World Resort Lake Buena Vista, Florida, United States 2,059,000 2,059,000 2,038,000 2,058,000 2,100,000 2,142,000 2,185,000 2,294,000 2,277,000
3 Blizzard Beach at Walt Disney World Resort Lake Buena Vista, Florida, United States 1,891,000 1,891,000 1,872,000 1,891,000 1,929,000 1,968,000 2,007,000 2,107,000 2,091,000
4 Thermas Dos Laranjais Olimpia, Brazil N/A N/A N/A N/A 1,300,000 1,650,000 1,939,000 1,761,000 1,959,000
5 Bahamas Aquaventure Water Park Paradise Island, Bahamas N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 1,850,000 1,868,000 1,868,000
6 Caribbean Bay at Everland Resort Gyeonggi-do, South Korea 1,500,000 1,450,000 1,736,000 1,497,000 1,508,000 1,623,000 1,493,000 1,434,000 1,550,000
7 Aquatica Orlando, Florida, United States 950,000 1,600,000 1,500,000 1,500,000 1,538,000 1,553,000 1,569,000 1,600,000 1,536,000
8 Ocean World Gangwon-do, South Korea 1,260,000 1,310,000 1,375,000 1,726,000 1,720,000 1,700,000 1,604,000 1,509,000 1,473,000
9 Aquaventure Dubai, United Arab Emirates N/A N/A 1,040,000 1,200,000 1,300,000 1,200,000 1,400,000 1,400,000 1,430,000
10 Hot Park Rio Quente Caldas Novas, Brazil N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 1,284,000 1,288,000 1,288,000 1,381,000
11 Wet 'n Wild Orlando Orlando, Florida, United States 1,300,000 1,235,000 1,223,000 1,223,000 1,247,000 1,259,000 1,284,000 1,310,000 1,310,000
12 Sunway Lagoon Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 1,100,000 907,000 1,000,000 1,040,000 1,200,000 1,100,000 1,100,000 1,077,000 1,270,000
13 Therme Erding Erding, N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 1,235,000 1,245,000
14 Wet'n'Wild Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia 1,025,000 1,095,000 1,175,000 1,200,000 1,200,000 1,409,000 1,200,000 1,200,000 1,242,000
15 Shenyang Royal Ocean Park Water World Fushun, China N/A N/A N/A N/A 1,000,000 1,100,000 1,172,000 1,150,000 1,170,000
16 Tropical Islands Krausnick-Groß Wasserburg, Germany N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 1,000,000 1,002,000 1,133,000
17 Atlantis Water Adventure Jakarta, Indonesia N/A 720,000 850,000 950,000 1,000,000 980,000 960,000 960,000 1,110,000
18 Beach Park Aquiraz, Brazil N/A N/A N/A N/A 843,000 964,000 949,000 970,000 1,044,000
19 Schlitterbahn New Braunfels, Texas, United States 882,000 900,000 882,000 982,000 1,017,000 1,027,000 1,037,000 1,037,000 1,037,000
20 Wuhu Fantawild Water Park Wuhu, China N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 708,000 1,024,000

North America[edit]

This section has the top 20 water parks in North America in order of annual attendance.

Rank Water park Location 2008[3] 2009[4] 2010[5] 2011 [6] 2012[7] 2013[8] 2014[9] 2015[10] 2016[11]
1 Typhoon Lagoon at Walt Disney World Resort Lake Buena Vista, Florida, United States 2,050,000 2,059,000 2,059,000 2,038,000 2,058,000 2,100,000 2,142,000 2,294,000 2,277,000
2 Blizzard Beach at Walt Disney World Resort Lake Buena Vista, Florida, United States 1,880,000 1,891,000 1,891,000 1,872,000 1,891,000 1,929,000 1,968,000 2,107,000 2,091,000
3 Aquatica Orlando, Florida, United States N/A 950,000 1,600,000 1,500,000 1,500,000 1,538,000 1,553,000 1,600,000 1,536,000
4 Wet 'n Wild Orlando Orlando, Florida, United States 1,340,000 1,300,000 1,235,000 1,223,000 1,223,000 1,247,000 1,259,000 1,310,000 1,310,000
5 Schlitterbahn New Braunfels, Texas, United States 880,000 882,000 900,000 882,000 982,000 1,017,000 1,037,000 1,037,000 1,037,000
6 Water Country USA Williamsburg, Virginia, United States 670,000 758,000 700,000 784,000 723,000 748,000 726,000 726,000 733,000
7 Adventure Island Tampa, Florida, United States 609,000 N/A N/A N/A N/A 651,000 638,000 663,000 650,000
8 Six Flags White Water Marietta, Georgia, United States 464,000 N/A N/A N/A N/A 505,000 505,000 541,000 568,000
9 Schlitterbahn Galveston, Texas, United States 500,000 N/A N/A N/A N/A 546,000 546,000 551,000 562,000
10 Six Flags Hurricane Harbor Arlington, Texas, United States 448,000 N/A N/A N/A N/A 508,000 518,000 549,000 549,000
11 Splish Splash Calverton, New York, United States N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 435,000 411,000 513,000 513,000
12 Wet'n'Wild SplashTown Houston, Texas, United States N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 497,000 501,000 501,000
13 Wet 'n' Wild Phoenix Phoenix, Arizona, United States N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 461,000 472,000 481,000 481,000
14 Six Flags Hurricane Harbor Jackson, New Jersey, United States N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 424,000 423,000 440,000 449,000
15 Typhoon Texas Katy, Texas, United States N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 440,000
16 Camelbeach Mountain Waterpark Tannersville, Pennsylvania, United States N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 367,000 367,000 437,000 437,000
17 Hyland Hills Water World Denver, Colorado, United States N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 527,000 444,000 434,000
18 Zoombezi Bay Powell, Ohio, United States N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 389,000 360,000 423,000 423,000
19 Dollywood's Splash Country Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, United States N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 408,000 416,000 416,000
20 Raging Waters San Dimas, California, United States 650,000 N/A N/A N/A N/A 448,000 423,000 403,000 403,000

Latin America[edit]

This section has the top 10 water parks in Latin America in order of annual attendance.

Rank Water park Location 2012[7] 2013[8] 2014[9] 2015[10] 2016[11]
1 Thermas Dos Laranjais Olimpia, Brazil 1,300,000 1,650,000 1,939,000 1,761,000 1,959,000
2 Bahamas Aquaventure Water Park Paradise Island, Bahamas N/A N/A 1,850,000 1,868,000 1,868,000
3 Hot Park Rio Quente Caldas Novas, Brazil N/A 1,284,000 1,288,000 1,288,000 1,381,000
4 Beach Park Aquiraz, Brazil 843,000 964,000 949,000 970,000 1,044,000
5 Piscilago Bogotá, Colombia 1,033,000 1,035,000 1,018,000 1,007,000 970,000
6 Parque Acùatico Xocomil San Martín Zapotitlán, Guatemala N/A 786,000 767,000 940,000 838,000
7 Parque Acùatico El Rollo Morelos, Mexico N/A 300,000 470,000 510,000 520,000
8 Wet 'n Wild São Paulo São Paul, Brazil N/A 395,000 496,000 496,000 486,000
9 Rio Water Planet Rio de Janeiro, Brazil N/A 350,000 400,000 400,000 392,000
10 Thermas Water Park São Pedro, Brazil N/A N/A N/A 255,000 330,000

Asia-Pacific[edit]

This section has the top 15 water parks in Asia-Pacific in order of annual attendance.

Rank Water park Location 2008[3] 2009[4] 2010[5] 2011 [6] 2012[7] 2013[8] 2014[9] 2015 2016[11]
1 Chimelong Water Park Guangzhou, China 1,600,000 1,800,000 1,800,000 1,900,000 2,021,000 2,172,000 2,259,000 2,352,000 2,538,000
2 Caribbean Bay at Everland Resort Gyeonggi-do, South Korea 1,500,000 1,450,000 1,736,000 1,497,000 1,508,000 1,623,000 1,493,000 1,434,000 1,550,000
3 Ocean World Yongin, South Korea 1,260,000 1,310,000 1,375,000 1,726,000 1,720,000 1,700,000 1,604,000 1,509,000 1,473,000
4 Sunway Lagoon Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 1,100,000 907,000 1,000,000 1,040,000 1,200,000 1,100,000 1,100,000 1,077,000 1,270,000
5 Wet'n'Wild Gold Coast Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia 1,025,000 1,095,000 1,175,000 1,200,000 1,200,000 1,409,000 1,200,000 1,200,000 1,242,000
6 Shenyang Royal Ocean Park - Water World Fushun, China N/A N/A N/A N/A 1,000,000 1,100,000 1,172,000 1,150,000 1,170,000
7 Atlantis Water Adventure Jakarta, Indonesia N/A 720,000 850,000 950,000 1,000,000 980,000 960,000 970,000 1,110,000
8 Wuhu Fantawild Water Park Wuhu, China N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 309,000 708,000 1,024,000
9 Sunway Lost World of Tambun Perak, Malaysia N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 500,000 700,000 859,000 1,000,000
10 Woongjin Playdoci Waterdoci, Gyeonggi-Do, South Korea N/A N/A N/A N/A 1,003,000 997,000 945,000 898,000 900,000
11 Playamaya Water Park Wuhun, China N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 740,000 540,000 708,000 870,000
12 Summerland Tokyo, Japan 898,000 920,000 925,000 850,000 990,000 939,000 884,000 915,000 862,000
13 The Jungle Water Adventure Bogor, Indonesia N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 571,000 815,000
14 Ocean Park Water Adventure, Jakarta, Indonesia N/A N/A 700,000 600,000 750,000 800,000 777,000 804,000 805,000
15 Zhengzhou Fantawild Water Park Zhengzhou, China N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 220,000 694,000 802,000
16 Lotte Water Park Kimhae, South Korea N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 772,000 779,000
17 Legoland Water Park Johor, Malaysia N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 630,000 700,000 700,000
18 Playamaya Water Park Wuhan, China N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 730,000 690,000
19 Adventure Cove Waterpark Singapore N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 648,000 614,000 660,000 660,000
20 Wet n' Wild Sydney Sydney, Australia N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 710,000 675,000 635,000

Europe/Middle East[edit]

This section has the top 10 water parks in Europe/Middle East in order of annual attendance.

Rank Water park Location 2008[3] 2009[4] 2010[5] 2011 [6] 2012[7] 2013[8] 2014[9] 2015[10] 2016[11]
1 Aquaventure Dubai, United Arab Emirates N/A N/A 1,040,000 1,200,000 1,300,000 1,200,000 1,400,000 1,400,000 1,430,000
2 Therme Erding Erding, Germany N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 1,000,000 1,000,000 1,235,000 1,245,000
3 Tropical Islands Krausnick-Groß Wasserburg, Germany N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 910,000 1,002,000 1,133,000
4 Aquapalace Prague, Czech Republic N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 845,000 997,000 1,023,000
5 Siam Park Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain N/A N/A N/A 800,000 800,000 N/A 850,000 865,000 1,000,000
6 Wild Wadi Water Park Dubai, United Arab Emirates 825,000 677,000 690,000 890,000 860,000 N/A 725,000 715,000 730,000
7 Nettebad Osnabrück, Germany N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 660,000 744,000 729,000
8 Tiki Pool Wassenaar, the Netherlands N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 700,000 700,000 700,000
9 Lalandia Billund, Denmark N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 680,000 680,000 692,000
10 Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 675,000 650,000 650,000

Other rankings[edit]

Number of roller coasters[edit]

Rank Park Location Opened Coasters Owner Ref(s)
1
Six Flags Magic Mountain Valencia, California, United States
1971
19
Six Flags
[23]
2
Cedar Point Sandusky, Ohio, United States
1870
16
Cedar Fair
[24]
Canada's Wonderland Vaughan, Ontario, Canada
1981
16
Cedar Fair
[25]
4
Kings Island Mason, Ohio, United States
1972
15
Cedar Fair
[26]
5
Six Flags Great America Gurnee, Illinois, United States
1976
14
Six Flags
[27]
6
Carowinds Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
1973
13
Cedar Fair
[28]
Europa-Park Rust, Germany
1975
13
Mack Rides
[29]
Hersheypark Hershey, Pennsylvania, United States
1906
13
Hershey E&R
[28]
Kings Dominion Doswell, Virginia, United States
1975
13
Cedar Fair
[30]
Six Flags Great Adventure Jackson, New Jersey, United States
1974
13
Six Flags
[31]

Number of roller coaster inversions[edit]

Rank Park Location Opened Inversions Owner
1
Six Flags Magic Mountain Valencia, California, United States
1971
36
Six Flags
2
Kings Island Mason, Ohio, United States
1972
25
Cedar Fair
4
Cedar Point Sandusky, Ohio, United States
1870
24
Cedar Fair
3
Thorpe Park Chertsey, Surrey, England
1979
22
Merlin Entertainments
5
Alton Towers Alton, Staffordshire, England
1980
20
Merlin Entertainments
Carowinds Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
1973
20
Cedar Fair
6
Six Flags Great Adventure Jackson, New Jersey, United States
1974
19
Six Flags
Six Flags Over Georgia Austell, Georgia, United States
1967
19
Six Flags
Six Flags Fiesta Texas San Antonio, Texas, United States
1992
19
Six Flags
7
Kings Dominion Doswell, Virginia, United States
1975
18
Cedar Fair
Six Flags Great America Gurnee, Illinois, United States
1976
18
Six Flags

See also[edit]

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