Velocity at Flamingo Land Resort – The First One Of Its Kind!

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Welcome, thrill-seekers and adventure lovers, to the ultimate rollercoaster experience at Flamingo Land Resort! If you’re searching for an adrenaline-pumping ride that will leave you breathless and exhilarated, look no further than Velocity at Flamingo Land.

We’ll take you on a journey through all the twists, turns, and loops of this incredible rollercoaster.

Where is Velocity?

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You’ll find the fastest creation of its kind, right at Flamingo Land Resort in North Yorkshire.

It’s a fantastic family park that has something for everyone – with over 10 rollercoasters and more park attractions, you won’t get bored!

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Flamingo Land,
Kirby Misperton,
Malton,
North Yorkshire,
YO17 6UX

Opening Times

April to October
Monday to Sunday 09:30 - 17:00/18:00/19:00

Pricing

Adults from £40.00
Kids (4+) from £40.00
Under 3's: Free
Seniors from £27.00

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Velocity Flamingo Land Resort – The Experience

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As the name suggests, Velocity is all about speed. It’s not just a rollercoaster; it’s a high-speed adrenaline rush that will leave you wanting more.

It’s a must-try for anyone seeking excitement and adventure. Why? We’ll tell you…

1. A Heart-Pounding Start: The moment you hop on Velocity, you’re in for an unforgettable experience. The booster bike ride catapults you from 0 to 60 mph in just 2.8 seconds, making it one of the fastest coasters in the UK. Hold on tight as you feel the G-forces kick inDid you know it’s the UK’s first and ONLY motorbike launch coaster? It’s also the tallest and fastest roller coaster of its kind in the world!! Impressive.

2. Twists and Turns: Velocity is all about twists and turns. As you zoom along the track, you’ll experience sharp banked curves and gravity-defying inversions that will leave your heart in your throat. It’s a rollercoaster enthusiast’s dream come true!

3. Stunning Views: As you race through the ride, don’t forget to take in the stunning views of Flamingo Land and the surrounding countryside. With its elevated track, Velocity offers breathtaking vistas that are sure to leave you in awe.

4. Family-Friendly Fun: One of the best things about Velocity is that it’s suitable for families with older kids. While it’s an intense experience, the ride’s height restrictions make it accessible for older kids and teenagers. It’s the perfect opportunity for families to bond over a shared love for thrills.

Minimum height restrictions are 1.4m.

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No matter what type of ride you’re looking for, you can bet that you’ll find them here. Flamingo Land is also home to some of the most popular rides in the UK! With the top 5 being the Sik, Hero, Pterodactyl, Mumbo Jumbo, and Navigator. Each ride offers unique features and attractions that set them apart from others in the theme park.

The Sik is a thrilling roller coaster that stands out for its heart-pounding loops and twists, offering an adrenaline-pumping experience for thrill-seekers. Hero, on the other hand, is a suspended looping coaster that provides riders with a unique sensation of flying through the air, making it a must-try for visitors looking for an exhilarating and unconventional ride!

Pterodactyl is a suspended flying roller coaster that allows riders to experience the sensation of flying like a pterosaur, making it a stand-out attraction for those seeking an immersive and exhilarating experience. Mumbo Jumbo, known for its record-breaking 112-degree vertical drop, draws visitors looking for the ultimate adrenaline rush.

Finally, Navigator is a family-friendly ride that offers a more relaxed but still thrilling experience, making it a top choice for visitors of all ages. These unique features and attractions are what make these rides stand out as the top 5 most popular at Flamingo Land.

There are a whole host of family coaster rides to enjoy. Whether they have a launch track, they’re a loopstyle coaster that will have you holding on tight or water themed rides!

Not to mention the fairground rides, animal enclosures and farm animals at Flamingo Land ZooDid you know they have over 120 different species of animals?

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Tips for a Flamingo Land Adventure

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If you’re planning a visit to Flamingo Land and want to experience Velocity to the fullest, here are some helpful tips:

  • Arrive early: Beat the crowds by arriving at the park early in the day to ensure shorter wait times.
  • Stay hydrated: Riding rollercoasters can be intense, so don’t forget to stay hydrated throughout your visit.
  • Capture the moment: Flamingo Land is full of picturesque spots, so be sure to bring your camera and capture the memories.
  • Check the height restrictions: Before heading to Velocity, make sure your little ones meet the height requirements to avoid disappointment.

FAQs

How fast is the Velocity ride at Flamingo Land?

This super cool ride goes from 0-60mph in just 2.8 seconds!!

When did Velocity open in Flamingo Land?

It opened on the 2nd July 2005!

What is the fasted roller coaster in the UK?

The title for the fastest roller coaster in the UK goes to… Stealth at Thorpe Park!

Velocity at Flamingo Land Resort is not just a rollercoaster; it’s an unforgettable experience that will leave you with lasting memories. From its heart-pounding start to its stunning views, this ride is a must-try for thrill-seekers of all ages.

So, if you’re ready to experience the thrill of a lifetime, make sure to include Velocity on your next visit to this fantastic theme park. Strap in, hold on, and get ready for the ride of your life!

Looking for more adventures? We’re full of them! We think you’d love SAW The Ride at Thorpe Park! How about the top rides at Alton Towers? Or maybeee, you’re thinking of a holiday to Disneyland Paris? Well, in that case, there’s plenty of rides you can whizz and zoom around on!

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