Theme parks or adventure parks are the life lines of Metros and big cities of India. These parks being one of the best family weekend entertainers welcome people with varieties of rides, shopping mall, water parks and ample food courts. With special fun and rides, these theme parks form a vital part among the city dwellers. These little magical island are a major source of entertainment, a weekend break form the chores of the daily life.
Following are the top 10 Theme Parks in India
Located on the Gandipat Road in Hyderabad, Ocean Park is an ideal place for fun lovers. The park is one of the first theme parks in India and serves the tourist with the best of both new and old worlds. Super Loop Ride is the major attraction and the most adventurous ride in the Ocean Park. It is one of the rarest roller coasters in India, however not meant for kids. There are tow sections of the park: Water Park and the Amusement Park. Other than this there are also Peacock Ride, Humpty Dumpty for children and Food Courts and Bar for refreshment.
Located about 4kms away from Kochi/Cochin at Pallikkara, this state of art Amusement Park gives a Fairy Tale atmosphere. Spread over 24 acres of land, this is a beautiful park with amazing architecture that speaks of the beautiful and ethnic Kerala and South India. The musical Fountains, flower gardens, water pool and water slides add to the attraction of the Veegaland Amusement Park.
Ramoji Film city
The Ramoji Film City comes under the seven wonders of Hyderabad City. Spread over 2000 acres of land, this is the world’s largest integrated film studio complex. It was inaugurated by the Film Producer Ramoji Rao in the year 1996.just about 25 km form the main city of Hyderabad, the park is open for all the 7 days of the week. Some of the famous sites are Ballerina Fountain which is also known as the Dancing Fountain, Animal Kingdom along with 500 set locations for film production. You can take a bus inside known as Eureka buses which take you across the bygone era and the ornamental bridges into the forts. It has been designated as the World’s Largest Film City by the Guinness Book of World Records.
Located in Mumbai, it is the largest Water Theme Park in India. Spread across an area of 30 acres, Essel World has about thirty four thrilling rides, amusements and games. The place is little bit crowded in the summers but it’s a wonderful place to be in. It has facilities of Ice Skating, first its kind in India in the theme parks. Other than this there are ample rides meant both for children and sdults, coin games and a special Rikis Rocking Alley which is one entire unit with six bowling lanes, dance floor, a pub and a cafeteria. Water Kingdom, Asia’s largest water theme Park is a Part of the Essel World.
Fun n food village
Located in Old Delhi, Gurgaon road, this Amusement Park is one of the major attractions of the city. This theme Park has a distinct attraction with the largest indoor Snow Park in India spread across an area of 2500sq. km. The park contains the longest water slide in the country and 400ft long water channel known as Lazy River. State of Art infrastructure of the park is an attraction in itself.
Spread across an area of 62 acres in North West Delhi, this park is a 164 crore project with a water park and Planet Pogo. All the rides in this Amusement Park are imported as well as well maintained. The park is extremely popular amongst teenagers and children. This Adventure Island Park has a fairy tale look and consists of painted clock towers, imposing gateways, bridges, fantasy theme lands, jungle, seascape, mountains and gardens. It also features the lazy river, fountains, a wave pool and water slides.
Situated in the heart of the main City of Kolkata in Salt Lake, Nicco Park is one of the most happening places for the kids and the teenagers. Spread over an area of 40 acres, the park was opened in 1991. It is the only Amusing Park in the world which has got ISO 9002 certification. Bowling Alley, Toy Train, numerous numbers of rides like Water Coaster, Flying Saucer, Cave Ride, Cyclone to name a few are the major attractions of these park. Apart from the amusement park, Nicco Park has also the Water Park. It gives you a beach environment with artificial settings and sprinkling of sands. Rain dance floor is t he added enjoyment there.
The Entertainmnet city in Noida, Uttar is considered as the Disney Land of India. It was inaugurated by cricket captain and entrepreneur Kapil Dev. Covering a vast area of 100 acres of land, the park has more than 30 rides, supplied from European manufacturers. The Entertainment City Park has three entertainment zones- for kids, for teenagers and for the families each with its own separate rides, attractions and food courts. Apart form this there is an added attraction of shopping complex known as Great India Place.
Platinum Resorts is a silent and beautiful theme park of West Delhi. This resort come water park welcomes people to view the scenic beauty in the midst of the city lights. The major attractions of the parks are Billiards and Pool Table, the rides which are countless in numbers, multi-cuisine restaurant and bars. It is not only an amusement park but also a resort and boasts 42 Air Conditioned rooms where one can stay on pre – reservation.
Gujarat Science City
Gujarat Science City is an initiative by the Gujarat government with the view of imparting education in the form of entertainment. The park has a small village on one side and the other side reflects technological atmosphere. There is a LED Screen at the entrance which can display 53 characters in 24 lines in English language. Musical fountain is a prime attraction where you can sit and watch the fountain dances to its tune. Other attractions in the Gujarat Science City are Hall Of Science, Energy Education Park, Auditorium, Video Games, Entrance cum Shopping plaza and several food courts and bar.