Alton Towers Theme Park
Every one in the world turns
into a happy child the moment that they enter a theme park.
These theme parks can be found in just about every corner of
the world. While they are all different each of these theme
parks shares the same qualities that Alton Towers theme park in
England has. That quality stand for family fun.
You will find Alton Towers
theme park in Stoke-on-Trent in Staffordshire, England. Alton
Towers is considered to be England’s number one theme park and
there are rides and endless excitement for the whole family.
The original park was designed by Augustus Welby Pugin during
the Victorian period.
The Alton Towers officially
became a theme park in 1980. The very first ride that was
designed for Alton Towers theme park was the Corkscrew ride.
Today there are many different rides that are constantly being
added to the park along side some of the favorites of the theme
park. You can go on extreme rides like the Nemesis ride or the
new ride that is called Oblivion.
These are both extreme roller
coaster rides that are found within different areas of Alton
Towers Theme park. In the ride Nemesis visitors to the park
ride in coaster cars with their legs hanging over the edges.
You will find the Nemesis in the Forbidden Valley.
The Oblivion which is one of
the park’s new rides is found in the X-sector. Here you can
ride in a roller coaster where you suddenly drop down a steep
90 degree incline into a black hole that is gaping up at you.
The Oblivion is the world’s first vertical drop coaster in the
Besides these rides there are
other attractions like the white knuckle ride or a visit to Ug
Land, which just happens to a virtual reality cave game that is
set in prehistoric times. You can reach Ug Land by the Skyride
cable car system which will also take you to the Forbidden
Of course there are rides for
all ages and tastes in Alton Towers theme park. You can find
scary haunted mansion rides, roller coasters, water log rides
and many areas of the theme park have rides for children. There
are also many places where you can rest and eat some delicious
food from any of the eateries that are located in the
In addition to these you will
find that Alton Towers Theme park also has a reputation for
being haunted. One of the rides in the theme park is based
around the legend of the Towers. So unlike many of the other
theme parks in the world you just might find yourself coming
back to Alton Towers theme park over and over. All to
experience the thrills of riding in one of the world’s haunted