Enter a magical kingdom where you can sail with pirates, explore exotic jungles, meet fairy-tale princesses, dive under the ocean, and rocket through the stars! Disneyland Park is a beloved Southern California destination where generations of families have made their Disney dreams come true. Walt Disney’s original Disneyland theme park, which first opened on July 17, 1955, is now divided into 8 extravagantly themed lands: Main Street, U.S.A., Tomorrowland, Fantasyland, Mickey’s Toontown, Frontierland, Critter Country, New Orleans Square and Adventureland
Step out of real-life and onto a Hollywood set as you go behind the scenes of an actual movie studio with Studio Tour and King Kong 360 3-D, a three-dimensional encounter. At Universal Studios® Hollywood, you’ll experience exhilarating theme park rides, electrifying shows, restaurants, cinemas
SeaWorld San Diego SeaWorld San Diego is a 190-acre marine mammal park, oceanarium and animal theme park, located in San Diego, California.
Knott’s Berry Farm is a world-renowned theme park built from the humblest of beginnings. What started as a small berry farm soon began to grow into a family theme park destination thanks to famous fried chicken dinners, boysenberries and an Old West Ghost Town. Knott’s Berry Farm now bursts with attractions and entertainment for all ages, including first-class roller coasters, stage shows, interactive experiences, delicious food creations and family-friendly fun featuring Snoopy and the Peanuts Gang. The once small family farm has grown into today's family fun destination; home to the Knott's Berry Farm theme park, Knott's Soak City Waterpark
Take the thrill of your SoCal vacation to the next level at Six Flags Magic Mountain. There are more than 15 heart-pounding roller coasters you won’t find anywhere else, like BATMAN The Ride, Full Throttle and Green Lantern: First Flight. And if it’s a slower pace you’re looking for, you’ll find a ton of family and kid-friendly rides, too, including Daffy’s Adventure Tours and the ever-popular Roaring Rapids.
LEGOLAND California has some of the best family-friendly theme park attractions in the state. Located just 30 minutes north of San Diego in Carlsbad, there are many draws for both children and fun-loving adults. It can be a great addition to any theme park vacation in California. The following are some of the best rated and best-loved rides to try.