Thorpe Park Resort


51.403611111111 - 0.51444444444444Koordinaten: 51 ° 24 ' 13 " N, 0 ° 30' 52 " W

Thorpe Park is a seasonal amusement park near the village of Chertsey, in Surrey, UK. It was erected in 1979 on the site of a former gravel pit, which was flooded to create a water theme park. In 1987, the Rapids ride Thunder River was ( German: Thunder River ) opens, he is now called Rumba Rapids. Meanwhile, Thorpe Park has a continuously increasing number of roller coasters, including Colossus record holder with 10 overs and stealth, which, to her opening, fastest roller coaster in Europe. Even otherwise, the park is by his attraction offer more to a younger audience, the preferred wilder rides, aligned. The so-called " Thrill Rides" predominate. The total area amounts to approximately 2 km ². Owner of the amusement park is the Tussauds Group.

The park is divided into different thematic areas. These are:

  • Port Atlantis (essentially the Customer Information Center )
  • Lost City ( includes most rides in the park )
  • Calypso Quay
  • Canada Creek ( thematically is a Canadian creek in the center )
  • Amity Cove
  • Ranger County
  • Neptune 's Kingdom
  • Octopus 's Garden ( small water park especially with rides for small children)
  • Thorpe Farm
  • SAW Iceland

Roller coasters

  • Colossus
  • Flying Fish
  • Nemesis Inferno
  • Saw - The Ride
  • Stealth
  • The Swarm
  • X: \ No Way Out


Looping passage at Nemesis Inferno