Europa-Park is the biggest theme park in Germany and 2nd most popular theme park in Europe. Having more than 4.5 million visitors in 2011, it’s the most popular seasonal theme park in the world and as i stated above 2nd most visited theme park in Europe after Disneyland Paris. Europa-Park is located in Rust, in the south-west of Germany between Freiburg and Strasbourg, France. It is usually open from just before Easter until the beginning of November (summer season) and from the end of November to the second week in January (winter season).
The park contains sixteen different areas, mostly named after European countries or regions. The park mascot is a grey mouse named “Euromaus” although there are lots of other characters that reside at the park.