UK Theme Parks for Thrill Seekers 5/5 (8)

Thorpe Park - Nemesis Inferno

When it comes to Roller Coasters and Thrill rides Attractions Near Me has it covered. There are some excellent Thrill rides in the Theme Parks across the UK. Here we list the Top 10 UK Theme Parks for Thrill Seekers and some of the rides you can find within them.

Top 10 UK Theme Parks for Thrill Seekers

If you are a thrill-seeker then you will love this top 10 listing. We understand that everyone has their personal favourites. This Top 10 listing is based on our personal experiences and extensive knowledge of UK Theme Parks.


1- Thorpe Park Resort

Hyperia at Thorpe Park Resort
Hyperia at Thorpe Park Resort

When it comes to Rollercoasters and Thrill rides Thorpe Park Resort has it covered. Thorpe Park has a wide variety of thrilling flat rides and amazing roller coasters including Hyperia, the UK’s tallest and fastest roller coaster. If you are a thrill-seeker then you will love Thorpe Park.

Thorpe Park Resort Short Breaks

Attractions Near Me – Thorpe Park
Thorpe Park Official Website


2 – Blackpool Pleasure Beach

Top 10 UK Theme Parks for Thrill Seekers - Blackpool Pleasure Beach
Blackpool Pleasure Beach

Blackpool Pleasure Beach has one of the largest collections of roller coasters in the world. The roller coasters range from classic wooden coasters like Grand National and Big Dipper to modern steel rides, The Big One and ICON. In addition to the roller coasters, there are also some great family rides and Nickelodeon Land is perfect for younger children.

Attractions Near Me – Blackpool Pleasure Beach
Blackpool Pleasure Beach Official Website
Blackpool Pleasure Beach Review


3 – Alton Towers Resort

Alton Towers - TH13TEEN
TH13TEEN at Alton Towers Resort

Many of the attractions at Alton Towers are more than a ride, they are an experience. Alton Towers really put a lot of effort into giving their rides a storyline and some fantastic theming to add to the experience. They have worked with John Wardley (one of the world’s greatest attraction designers) on a number of projects to create some of the best thrill rides in the world including the legendary Nemesis Reborn.

Attractions Near Me – Alton Towers Resort
Alton Towers Resort Official Website


4 – Flamingo Land Resort

Flamingo Land Resort - Kumali
Flamingo Land Resort – Kumali

Flamingo Land offers a number of great Thrill rides including the excellent Kumali and Velocity, the UK’s only bike-launched roller coaster.

Attractions Near Me – Flamingo Land Resort
Flamingo Land Resort Official Website


5 – Drayton Manor

Thor - Drayton Manor
Thor – Drayton Manor

Drayton Manor Theme Park offers a number of rollercoasters, thrilling rides and fantastic water rides.

Attractions Near Me – Drayton Manor
Drayton Manor Official Website
Christmas at Drayton Manor Review


6 – Chessington World of Adventures Resort

Mandrill Mayhem - Chessington World of Adventures
Mandrill Mayhem – Chessington World of Adventures

There are no major stand-out thrill rides at Chessington World of Adventures Resort, but there is still plenty to keep thrill-seekers happy.

Chessington Short Breaks

Attractions Near Me – Chessington World of Adventures Resort
Chessington World of Adventures Resort Official Website
Chessington World of Adventures Resort Review


7 – Fantasy Island

Fantasy Island - Techno Jump in the dark
Fantasy Island – Techno Jump

There is a great mix of thrilling rides on offer at Fantasy Island including The Odyssey and Millenium roller coasters along with a number of flat rides.

Attractions Near Me – Fantasy Island
Fantasy Island Official Website


8 – Adventure Island

Adventure-Island - Rage
Adventure-Island – Rage

Adventure Island is a free-to-enter amusement park, located on the seafront at Southend-on-Sea in Essex. It hosts five roller coasters with the highlight being Rage. The park also offers a number of other thrill rides.

Attractions Near Me – Adventure Island
Adventure Island Official Website


9 – Oakwood Theme Park

Oakwood Theme Park - Speed:No Limits
Oakwood Theme Park – Speed:No Limits

Oakwood Theme Park in Wales is home to Megafobia. The ride is a bone-shaking wooden roller coaster, voted one of the best wooden roller coasters in the UK. Other attractions suitable for Thrill Seekers include Drenched and Speed:No Limits.

Attractions Near Me – Oakwood Theme Park
Oakwood Official Website


10 – Pleasure Beach Great Yarmouth

Roller Coaster - Pleasure Beach Great Yarmouth
Pleasure Beach Great Yarmouth – Roller Coaster

Pleasure Beach Great Yarmouth is home to Roller Coaster, a Scenic Railway model which was constructed in 1932. It is also home to a number of high-octane thrill rides including the recently added Lightning-360.

Attractions Near Me – Pleasure Beach Great Yarmouth
Pleasure Beach Great Yarmouth Official Website


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UK Theme Parks for Thrill Seekers was last modified: April 7th, 2024 by Dan

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I am passionate about Theme Parks and Attractions. I love riding roller coasters and thrill rides. With two young boys I understand how expensive family days out can be and this was one of the main driving forces behind Attractions Near me. My aim is to help you and your friends enjoy some great days out without costing the earth. Thanks for reading and have a great time - Regards Dan

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