Guide to theme parks in France & Belgium

There’s plenty of family fun to be had in France and Belgium this summer, from stomach-churning theme park rides, to amazing wild animals and sensational shows. Many of these parks also have fun, themed accommodation.

Astéris and Obelix are waiting to greet visitors to Parc Astérix


All the family will love this popular theme park, based on France’s own Astérix cartoon characters. Located just north of Paris, the park has 32 original attractions such as the terrifying OzIris inverted roller coaster, unique shows and five themed worlds bursting with Gallic humour. 20% OFF ADMISSION FOR MYFERRYLINK CUSTOMERS

Some of the visitor attractions at Futuroscope


One of the biggest attractions in France, Futuroscope is a 60-hectare park situated near Poitiers. Families will love its mix of rides, jaw-dropping 3D films and 4D effects that take you surfing gigantic waves and whizzing into outer space. New attractions for this year include The Kube Mysteries. €4 OFF ADMISSION FOR MYFERRYLINK CUSTOMERS

A sea lion at the Nausicaa aquarium, Boulogne

The impressive Nausicaa aquarium

Pengiuns, sharks, stingrays, sealions, tropical lagoons – Nausicaa enables you to visit the world’s oceans and their inhabitants in one sea life centre. €3.50 discount per person off entrance to Nausicaa for up to 5 people!