Spending a day at amusement parks in Kolkata are a great way to chill with your family and friends this winter, and we’ve compiled a list of the best amusement parks in Kolkata.
Winter is finally here and weekends just got more interesting. Now you can finally venture out into the city without feeling the burning sun on your neck and have a good time outdoors.
So gear up, get those sweaters and shawls out and head out for a day filled with adventure, fun and leisure at some of the oldest, biggest amusement parks in Kolkata.
Revisit your childhood at Kolkata’s iconic theme park and enjoy a day of fun-filled escapade at Nicco Park. Choose from a myriad of rides like Water Chute, Water Coaster, Flying Saucer, Pirate Ship, Moonraker, Cable Car, and many more. You can also visit Wet-o-Wild at Nicco Park, which consists of several water-based rides.
And hey, did you know that Eco Park isn’t the only place where you can see a replica of the Eiffel Tower? Nicco Park had first dibs of a miniature replica of the Eiffel Tower and it offers a great view of the rest of the park.
If you want to know about the replicas of the Seven Wonders of the World that you can see at Eco Park in Kolkata, click here.
Nicco Park holds a special place among all the other amusement parks in Kolkata as it is easily the oldest amusement park in the city.
Entry fee: Rs. 190.00 per head (Includes 11 Specified Free Rides & Attractions in the Main Park
Park Timing: 10:30 AM to 06:30 PM
Located at EM Bypass, this amusement park in Kolkata is the best milieu of science and fun. It doesn’t matter how old you are, a visit to Science City will surely bring out the science nerd in you. Spend the day lazing around in the green lawns and play badminton or try out the various attractions including rides and experiences. This picnic spot in Kolkata is filled with science exhibits, models and live experiments.
The nerdiest among all the amusement parks in Kolkata, Science City is the best example that science can be fun
Entry fee: Rs. 50
Park Timing: 9 AM to 9 PM
Spread over an area of 75,000sq ft, Aquatica is Kolkata’s first water park. Aquatica has a wide range of rides including the Black Hole, the Wave Pool, Niagara Falls, Surf racer, Tornado and the Aqua Dance Floor. They also host parties and fashion shows, especially in the winter season.
Aquatica was the first-ever glimpse of a theme park for Kolkatans and easily a quick favourite among all the other amusement parks in Kolkata.
Entry fee: Rs. 500 on weekdays and Rs. 600 on weekends. We suggest you book tickets online at a heavily discounted rate of Rs. 100 – Rs. 150 only.
Park timings: 10 AM to 6 PM
Located in Rajarhat, this park stretches over 480 acres and is surrounded by a 104 acre water body. It can be considered as one of the biggest breathing spaces in the city, and there are a lot of things to occupy you with at Eco Park. You could explore the various thematic areas like the Biswa Bangla Haat, the Bamboo Garden, Butterfly Garden, Artists’ cottage, Meadow garden, Rose garden, Seven Wonders and many more.
Eco Park is easily the biggest out of all the amusement parks in Kolkata! Click here to know about all the fun things that you can do at Eco Park
Entry fee: Rs. 30
Park timings: Sundays and holidays- 12pm to 8.30 pm; Tuesday to Saturday – 2:30 pm to 8:30 pm
Nalban Boating Complex
This is the biggest lung space in the city and has over 400 acres of lake area with different types of boating like Paddle Boat, Shikaras, Rowing Boats and Hovercrafts. It is also a great place to go bird watching in winter, as hundreds of birds migrate from the North in winter.
Nalban can’t essentially be counted among the amusement parks in Kolkata but it still holds its place for its sheer pristine beauty!
Entry fee: Rs. 90
Park timings: 9 AM to 9 PM