Booking a holiday to the United States can be a time consuming and expensive process if you don’t know where to start, but with some forward planning and organisation when it comes to organising your American Visa and renewing your passport, the trip is then a lot less stressful. In this article, I am going to give you some insight into 5 of the most underrated theme parks in the US! Of course, you’ll know the big ones – tennessee Dollywood is on my list but here are some other ideas.
Walt Disney Land – Los Angeles
One of the world’s most popular theme parks in the US is the Walt Disney resort in Orlando, but not many people know about the theme park in Los Angeles. Partly down to the lack of rides, this theme park if often overshadowed by its counterpart in Florida. However, this theme park was the first-ever Disneyland built and has a number of amazing rides as well as all your favourite characters all in one place. This gives you and the family hours upon hours of fun all in one place. In addition to this, there are a number of hotels on-site meaning that you can have the perfect Disney themed holiday with a package deal.
Bay Beach Amusement Park: Green Bay Wisconsin
Another theme park that is often overshadowed by the likes of Disneyland and Universal Studios is the Bay Beach Amusement Park in Wisconsin. This theme park has a number of rides for both adults and children making this the perfect all-round amusement park for the whole family. With the theme park being within walking distance of Bay Beach Wildlife Sanctuary and other hiking trails giving you the perfect all-round experience for you and your family.
Nickelodeon Universe: Minnesota
If your child is a big fan of all things nickelodeon then Nickelodeon Universe is the theme park for you. With a number of themed rides from popular Nickelodeon tv shows such as the fairly odd coaster and SpongeBob SquarePants Rock bottom Plunge, there are a number of rides for children of all ages as well as adults. This theme park is located in the Mall of America allowing you to have the rides for the children and multiple malls to spend time in whilst you shop till you drop.
Cedar Point – Ohio
With a number of hotels and campgrounds surrounding this theme park as well as a number of specialised overnight packages, you can spend time exploring Ohio as well as spending time on some of the best rides that this park has to offer. Whether you are spending time on one of the many roller-coasters or taking your kids on one of the many thrill rides, you can have the perfect day out regardless of where you decide to stay.
Knott’s Berry Farm, California
The final theme park that you can visit when spending time in the US is Knott’s Berry Farm in Los Angeles. This is one of the other popular theme parks in California that is perfect for the family. With a number of restaurants as well as a theme park and a dinner restaurant, you can have the perfect summer holiday trip without having to spend a small fortune.
Whether you are looking to book a holiday to the US in the near future or you are travelling in just a few weeks, you can have the time of your life when visiting one of these theme parks. Which will you be visiting during your trip?