The Smiler is the latest new ride at Alton Towers. The new ride, which opened in May 2013, is the world's first 14 loop rollercoaster and has been given an official Guinness World Record for the most loops in a coaster!
Not for the faint hearted, this new ride at Alton Towers features a series of twisted psychological effects including optical illusions, blinding lights and near misses designed to mess with your mind!
As our newest ride at Alton Towers, The Smiler will provide an experience like no other. This new ride at Alton Towers will marmalise your body and mind, combining intense physical effects from plunging drops and extreme turns with twisted psychological effects.
Featuring plunging drops of 30m, a ride time of 165 seconds and a track length 3x the length of Oblivion, this new ride is set to be an intense new addition to the Alton Towers Resort’s line up of adrenalin-pumping rides.
The Smiler will open alongside The Smiler bedroom and 14 new Moon Voyage themed bedrooms in the Alton Towers Hotel, making it perfect for short family breaks.
Kick off your short break by riding The Smiler, then head over to The Smiler bedroom for even more mind manipulating effects! Located in Alton Towers Hotel, the bedroom features an array of elements that will marmalise your mind and body as an extension of the world first rollercoaster.
Relax during your short family break in The Smiler Bedroom - the only bedroom that gives you access to phones and tablets with a multitude of jaw-dropping augmented reality effects! This room will guarantee that you leave with a smile on your face!