10 of the best UK and European theme parks: readers’ tips

From Moomins in Finland to zooming down slides in the Pyrenees, our readers pick thrilling parks across Europe

This mountain park is home to Tobotronc, a really exhilarating 5km toboggan run – the world’s longest alpine slide – which runs through evergreen forest. There’s also a large skytrail, mazes, buggies, tubing, ziplining and a rather intimidating four-metre inflatable jump. What makes these activities even more sensational is that you are at between 1,600 and 2,000 metres, with a grandiose backdrop of the Pyrenees all around you, including below. Suddenly that four-metre jump feels like a 2,004-metre jump, and your head is saying the toboggan cannot possibly stop before the valley town of Sant Julia 10km below! It can be surprisingly mild in spring/autumn: bring a picnic of the local embotis sausage and goats cheese. Good packages are available online.
Day tickets from €14pp, under-three free, naturlandia.ad
Antony T

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