Find Amusement Parks in California
There are around 100 amusement parks in California. This is 2% of all the tourist places listed in this state. Top cities in California with popular amusement parks are Anaheim, Buena Park, Universal City, San Diego and Valencia. The major types of amusement parks listed here are theme parks and water parks. You may find a list of all categories of California attractions on this page to choose from.
Although Florida is the theme park capital of the world, California isn’t too far behind considering that it has among the best and most popular theme parks in the world.
California is home to America’s first theme park, the Knott’s Berry Farm in Buena Park, which also has among the best thrill rides in the state. The happiest place on Earth found in Anaheim is also among the first of the many Disneyland theme parks that can be found all over the world and perfect for family getaways. What other amusement parks are there to see in California? The Six Flags Magic Mountain has the best roller coaster while Raging Waters is considered to be the best water park. California offers amusement parks for all ages: Universal Studios Hollywood for adults, Legoland California for kids and Six Flags Discovery Kingdom for teens. Other places to see are the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, Gilroy Gardens and California’s Great America.
Top 10 Amusement Parks in California
Visit the top amusement parks in California. Click on a amusement park bellow to find the detailed information.
- Disneyland , Anaheim
- Universal Studios Hollywood, Universal City
- Knott's Berry Farm, Buena Park
- Disney California Adventure Park, Anaheim
- SeaWorld San Diego, San Diego
- Six Flags Magic Mountain, Valencia
- Raging Waters San Dimas, San Dimas
- LEGOLAND California, Carlsbad
- California's Great America, Santa Clara
- Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, Santa Cruz
The following article will provide you with interesting information, useful tips and insights about amusement parks in California.
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We have listed tourist places of California in the following categories. Please click on one of them to find all California attractions of that type.
- Amusement Parks (64)
- Theme Parks (31)
- Water Parks (29)
- Nature Attractions (1965)
- Parks (1461)
- Lakes (61)
- Beaches (71)
- Waterfalls (130)
- Hiking Trails (11)
- Campgrounds (239)
- Museums (736)
- Arts Museums (225)
- History Museums (419)
- Natural History Museums (33)
- Science Museums (58)
- Zoo (34)
- Landmarks (44)