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Parc Astérix

Plailly, Oise, France

Parc Astérix is based around the Astérix stories, with lands incorporating themes set around the Gauls, the Romans and the Ancient Greeks.

Opened30 April 1989
SeasonApril to early November
OwnerCompagnie des Alpes
Websitewww.parcasterix.fr
NearbyDisneyland Park, Disneyland Paris (20 miles)
Walt Disney Studios Park, Disneyland Paris (21 miles)
Bellewaerde (120 miles)
Plopsaland De Panne (135 miles)
Walibi Belgium (141 miles)

Attractions

Tonnerre de Zeus

Tonnerre de Zeus

A top class wooden rollercoaster, themed around the Zeus' thunderbolt from Greek mythology

Goudurix

Goudurix

Some people complain about this being too rough, but I didn't find it too bad

La Trace du Hourra

La Trace du Hourra

A uniquely themed Mack Bobsled ... this is all about rocks and cavemen instead of the usual generic snowy bobsled

L'Oxygénarium

L'Oxygénarium

A gigantic water slide through nicely landscaped gardens and greenery