The top spot in the travel website’s just-released 2019 Travelers’ Choice list of top 25 amusement parks in the world, for the fifth year in a row, went to Universal’s Islands of Adventure in Orlando, Florida, and its sister park, Universal Studios Florida, came in third. In between the two was Magic Kingdom Park at Disney World. TripAdvisor names top 25 amusement parks in the world and Universal’s Islands of Adventure Named Top Amusement Park in the World for Fifth Year in a row as part of TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice awards.
—TripAdvisor names top 25 Amusement Parks in the World!
Florida parks dominated the list, placing seven parks in the top 25 with Orlando nabbing the top four spots (Disney’s Animal Kingdom was No. 4). Other Floridian parks were SeaWorld Orlando (No. 10) and Fun Spot America in Kissimmee (No. 22).
TripAdvisor’s 2019 World’s Top Theme Parks
1. Universal’s Islands of Adventure – Orlando, Florida
2. Magic Kingdom Park – Orlando, Florida
3. Universal Studios Florida – Orlando, Florida
4. Disney’s Animal Kingdom – Orlando, Florida
5. Le Puy du Fou – Les Epesses, France
6. Universal Studios Hollywood – Los Angeles, California
7. Tivoli Gardens – Copenhagen, Denmark
8. Europa-Park – Rust, Germany
9. The Island in Pigeon Forge – Pigeon Forge, Tennessee
10. SeaWorld – Orlando, Florida
11. Disneyland Paris – Marne-la-Vallee, France
12. Disneyland Park – Anaheim, California
13. Dollywood — Pigeon Forge, Tennessee
14. Leolandia – Capriate San Gervasio, Italy
15. Disney’s Hollywood Studios – Orlando, Florida
16. Silver Dollar City – Branson, Missouri
17. Efteling – Kaatsheuvel, The Netherlands
18. Disney California Adventure Park – Anaheim, California
19. Beto Carrero World – Penha, Brazil
20. Walt Disney Studios Park – Marne-la-Vallee, France
21. Universal Studios Singapore – Sentosa Island, Singapore
22. Fun Spot America Kissimmee – Kissimmee, Florida
23. Hong Kong Disneyland – Hong Kong, China
24. Paultons Park – Romsey, United Kingdom
25. Universal Studios Japan – Osaka, Japan
Universal Studios Florida has also been named #3 on both the worldwide and national list, meaning two of the top three theme parks worldwide are here at Universal Orlando Resort. TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice award winners are determined using an algorithm that takes into account the quantity and quality of reviews and ratings for amusement parks worldwide, gathered over a 12-month period.