Disneyland is by far the most popular theme park in the world. It’s a magical place where both kids and adults can have the time of their lives; enjoying all the rides, meeting famous Disney characters such as Mickey and Minnie Mouse, Donald and Daisy Duck, the Disney Princesses and of course, their charming Princes.
In Europe, you can find Disneyland Paris, the most popular attraction in the city; even more popular than the iconic Eiffel Tower. This tourist attraction welcomes millions of visitors each year.
How big is Euro Disneyland anyway?
The answer to your question of “How big is Euro Disneyland?” is that it is approximately about a fifth of the total size of Paris – roughly around two thousand hectares or almost five thousand acres thereabouts.
To further give you a rough idea of “How big is Euro Disneyland?” it can accommodate about fifteen thousand visitors annually.
“How big is Euro Disneyland?” is also best answered by the number of attractions, accommodations and restaurants housed within the huge complex.
Its theme parks are Disneyland Park and Walt Disney Studios Park.
Disneyland Park covers an estimated area of one hundred and forty acres and is designed after the Disneyland Park in Anaheim, California, USA. Highlights of this theme park are Discoveryland, Phantom Manor and Space Mountain.
Walt Disney Studios Park on the other hand, covers an estimated area of two hundred and seventy thousand square meters. Its most popular attractions are the Crush’s Coaster and Cars: Race Rally.
Shops, Restaurants and Hotels
Other factors that may give you a clue as to the answer to “How big is Euro Disneyland?” are the shops, restaurants and hotels housed within the vast complex – a good number of them all within one themed complex.
Apart from the two theme parks, there are seven resort hotels within the Disneyland Paris complex, a golf course and a good number of restaurants and cafes – more than six or so in all.
Souvenir shops are of course a part of the complex. It would seem that on every corner of the theme parks, there is a souvenir shop selling all sorts of items; particularly toys, pens, key chains and caps.
Where Is It?
Disneyland Paris is situated within the eastern suburbs of France’s capital city of Paris; in the town of Marne-la-Vallée. It is approximately twenty miles or around thirty-two kilometers off the city center of Paris.
It was officially opened in the year 1992, on the 12th of April.