USS named Asia's top amusement park by TripAdvisor for 4th year running

Universal Studios Singapore (USS) has topped the ranks for amusement park in Asia for the forth year running by travel site TripAdvisor on Thursday June 29, 2017.

This places USS ahead of Hong Kong Disneyland (2nd) and Universal Studios Japan (4th), according to a report by Todayonline on June 29. On the global rankings, USS stood at 17th place - the first on the list was Universal’s Islands of Adventure in the United States.

Universal Studios Singapore. Photo courtesy:
Universal Studios Singapore. Photo courtesy:

TripAdvisor said that award winners were determined using an algorithm that took into account the quantity and quality of reviews and ratings for amusement parks worldwide. This was gathered over a 12-month period.

Here is the list of the top 10 amusement parks in Asia:

1. Universal Studios Singapore — Sentosa Island, Singapore
2. Hong Kong Disneyland — Hong Kong, China
3. Ocean Park — Hong Kong, China
4. Universal Studios Japan — Osaka, Japan
5. Tokyo Disneyland — Urayasu, Japan
6. Wonderla Amusement Park — Bengaluru, India
7. Tokyo DisneySea — Urayasu, Japan
8. Ramoji Film City — Hyderabad, India
9. Vinpearl Amusement Park — Nha Trang, Vietnam
10. Legoland Malaysia — Johor Bahru, Malaysia

Kareyst Lin
Kareyst Lin – Senior Correspondent

Kareyst has experience in writing about B2B technology for Computerworld Singapore, MIS Asia and CIO Asia; and on government technology for GCIO Asia. Her pet areas are artificial intelligence, Internet of Things and smart cities - these are fueled by her obsession with sci-fi movies and philosophy of mind. An active Yoga practitioner and cat lover, with a background in Indian philosophy, subaltern and diaspora studies.


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