A Disney park is one of the best theme parks in the United States, Universal ranks among the best in the world

When you ask someone to think of the best theme parks, it wouldn’t be surprising to hear them mention Disney World’s four amazing parks – Magic Kingdom, Hollywood Studios, EPCOT and Animal Kingdom. They may also mention Universal Studious, and maybe even SeaWorld. And while we Disney fans think there’s no better place to vacation than a Disney park, it seems most people don’t even rank Disney among the best theme parks. in the world or even in the United States.

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Travel site Tripadvisor recently released its ranking of the best theme parks in the United States and around the world and out of all of its theme parks, Disney had only one rank on the list of the best in the United States. and none ranked globally. Universal Studios, however, not only had several parks ranked among the best in the US list, but also ranked among the best theme parks in the world.

Universal Orlando

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According to Tripadvisor, here are the best theme parks in the United States

1. Dollywood: Pigeon Forge, Tennessee
2. Universal’s Islands of Adventure: Orlando
3. Magic Kingdom Park: Orlando
4. Universal Studios Hollywood: Los Angeles
5. Universal Studios Florida: Orlando
6. Silver Dollar City: Branson, Mo.
7.Funland: Rehoboth Beach, Delaware
8. Fun Spot America: Kissimmee, Florida
9. Santa Claus Village: Jefferson, NH
10. Busch Gardens: Tampa, Florida

Cinderella's castle at night

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Although there are a number of theme parks in Orlando that feature on the list of the best theme parks in the United States, only one Universal Park is in the top 10 best amusement parks in the world. Zero Disney Parks made the global list.

1. Siam Park: Adeje, Spain
2. Puy du Fou: Les Epesses, France
3. Beto Carrero World: Penha, Brazil
4. Puy du Fou Spain: Toledo, Spain
5. The Milky Way Adventure Park: Clovelly, United Kingdom
6. Hot Park: Rio Quente, Brazil
7. Waterbom Bali: Kuta, Indonesia
8. Dollywood: Pigeon Forge, Tennessee
9. Universal’s Islands of Adventure: Orlando
10. Terra Magica Florybal Park: Canela, Brazil

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According to Tripadvisor, the best theme parks were selected based on customer reviews of the experiences, tours, activities, and attractions offered by each theme park. While Disney may not have had a lot of rankings, this list certainly gives people a ton of other great recommendations for theme parks they might want to check out!

Herman C. Harkins