Opened in 1989, Parc Asterix
is a giant theme park based on the adventures of the popular cartoon characters, Asterix and Obelix
. It's the biggest, and arguably the best theme park in France. Located in the north of Paris with easy transport from Paris and the airport, it is made up of seven zany zones packed full of amazing attractions, restaurants, rollercoasters and surprises for the whole family. There are 6 worlds
, 32 permanent rides
at the park, and big shows
every day running at different times around the park. The rides range from gentle family rides and water attractions to breakneck roller coasters.
takes you on a crazy journey
through ancient Gaul, Roman times and the Middle Ages right up to the 21st century. Visitors can meet the Gauls of pre-historic times, step back to the Middle Ages, journey through Rome and Ancient Greece, and shake hands with the Three Musketeers.
Book your tickets in advance and avoid the queues at the entrance. Have a good time, and may Toutatis be with you!
For a map of Parc Asterix and all of its attractions please visit our Paris maps
Notes : Please check opening calender on the Astérix Park website
There is a direct shuttle bus to Parc Asterix from the bus station at Charles de Gaulle Airport departing every 30 minutes, starting at 8.30am and returning at 6.30pm.
From Paris, there is a shuttle bus leaving from the Louvre Museum, rue de Rivoli. Or take the RER train to the airport and take the shuttle bus from there.
*Pictures by : GOUDURIX VRILLE - Copyright S.Cambon 2009 / OzIris - Copyright H.Cussot 2012 / ASTERIX et OBELIX - Copyright S.Cambon 2009