Rides
Alton Towers is made up of twelve main themed lands, here's an overview of each including the attractions that you'll find in them. There's more information and photos available for many of the best rides, just click on the highlighted names. You can also rate those rides, read other people's reviews of them or even write your own!

Adventure Land
Adventure Land - Alton Towers

Home to the Space Adventures Play Area with futuristic climbing frames alongside the Sonic Spinball spinning roller coaster which offers thrills and spills for the whole family in a giant pinball machine themed ride experience.
 
Cbeebies Land
Cbeebies Land - Alton TowersThe world’s first ever CBeebies Land is now open, bringing some of the most-loved children’s characters to Britain’s number one theme park. The new land is home to a unique range of themed rides, attractions and live entertainment and is a completely immersive and interactive world for children and young families. Rides and attractions to enjoy include Postman Pat's Parcel Post, In The Night Garden Magical Boat Ride, Mr. Bloom's Allotment, Get Set Go Tree Top Adventure, Something Special Sensory Garden, Justin’s House Pie-O-Matic Factory, and Nina's Science Lab. Find out more here.
 
Cloud Cuckoo Land
Cloud Cuckoo Land - Alton Towers
Home to the fantastical Charlie and the Chocolate Factory - The Ride, taking you on an amazing journey through the wondrous chocolate factory and soaring over the park in the great glass elevator! There's a chance for little one's to take to the road and get their own driving licence at the Driving School. A whole host of other rides and attractions await, including the Twirling Toadstool, Frog Hopper, Gallopers Carousel, Wobble World indoor play area, and Ice Age The 4D Experience at the Cloud Cuckoo Land Theatre.
 
Dark Forest
Dark Forest - Alton Towers

Discover an area of unexplored woodland beyond the gothic ruins of the Towers, where mysterious wraiths roam the trees and undergrowth. Here you will find a long abandoned raceway that is home to Rita, a powerful launched roller coaster, and the unearthed ancient crypt of Thirteen, where you can surrender yourself to the world's first 'psychoaster'.
 
Forbidden Valley
Forbidden Valley - Alton Towers

The ideal thrill seekers destination, a edge of the earth zone with some amazing adrenaline filled rides. Here you will find the legendary and very intense Nemesis inverted roller coaster alongside psychologically and physically thrilling dark ride Nemesis Sub-Terra. Action-packed rides come thick and fast with swinging ship The Blade and the twisting, rolling Ripsaw. In an oasis beyond you'll find Air, where riders assume the flying position.
 
Gloomy Wood
Gloomy Wood - Alton Towers

A spooky place where ghosts and ghouls await, hidden within the spine chilling woods there's Duel - The Haunted House Strikes Back where you can battle against evil forces in an interactive laser adventure ride. If you dare, take a short cut through Haunted Hollow, but beware of the eerie tombstones, headless statues, and ghostly goings-on!
 
Katanga Canyon
Katanga Canyon - Alton Towers

Go on a wild adventure in this African settlement, exploring the dramatic lake and rocky landscape. You can roll through the canyon on the wild track of the Runaway Mine Train or splash through it on the Congo River Rapids.
 
Mutiny Bay
Mutiny Bay - Alton Towers
The centrepiece of this pirate-themed family area is Battle Galleons where swashbucklers are assured of a spectacular soaking! Explore the underwater world at Sharkbait Reef, this Sea Life attraction gives you the opportunity to come face to face with creatures from the deepest depths. There's also a thrilling 'rock-n-tug' boat ride named Heave Ho along with spinning sensation Marauders Mayhem which is accompanied by explosives guaranteed to shiver your timbers! For even more wet and wild fun, take a ride on classic ride The Flume.
 
The Gardens
The Gardens - Alton Towers


The gardens are a great place to relax and unwind, with elegant conservatories surrounded by a vast array of trees and flowers. Enjoy a stroll through the valley by taking one of the many winding pathways, or look down over them with spectacular views from the Sky Ride.
 
The Towers
The Towers - Alton Towers

Across the beautiful lake and gardens you will find the legendary Towers, why not venture into the ruins and discover the history behind the theme park we have today. Enter the haunted chambers, home to Hex, an incredible ride exposing you to the forces of a dark legend that will leave you spellbound.
 
Towers Street
Towers Street - Alton Towers


As you step into the park you'll find yourself surrounded by a plethora of quirky shops and cafes, an ideal place to enjoy a bite to eat and grab some souvenirs of your day out. You can also board the Sky Ride, which can take you to Forbidden Valley or Cloud Cuckoo Land.
 
X-Sector
X-Sector - Alton Towers

The futuristic home of the world's first 14 looping roller coaster The Smiler and where you'll find the mighty Oblivion vertical drop coaster, don't look down! There's also the gravity defying vertical spinning ride Enterprise for more thrills.
 

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