Buena Park is a city in Orange County in Southern California. It is about 12 miles northwest of downtown Sta Ana. The town has a total population of 80,530.
Buena Park is the location to many tourist attractions including Knotts Berry Farm, Ripley’s Believe It Or Not, and several amusement parks.
Knotts Berry Farm is America’s oldest theme park. The park is known to have the first and largest version of various amusements such as the Calico Mine Ride as the world’s first themed amusement park attraction, Timber Mountain Log Ride as the first log flume with thematic elements, the Corkscrew being the first modern roller coaster that successfully turned riders upside-down, and the Xcelerator as the world’s first hydraulically launched roller coaster.
For those who love to get wet soaked, there’s no place to go than Knott’s Soak City. This place is full of fun and amusement for the whole family and a perfect place to cool off to the California heat.
For the shop-a-holic, Buena Park’s Downtown is the best place to go. It’s beautifully lit stores are a sight to behold. Moreover, the 1.2 million square foot of restaurants and entertainment is a perfect spot to spend the night out.