Summers in the beautiful subcontinent of ours is the time when the vacations urge the kids in the house to convince their parents for a getaway. Families meet, and a lot of fun is there on the to-do list. In a tropical country like ours, water parks are a sought-after choice by the people to spend their vacations as they are not hard on the pocket, but can give you a beach feel anytime. The cool rides, the fantastic food, and the adventure one can have, attracts a lot of families to these water parks. Making your work for the selection process easier, here is the list of water parks available in the city of Kolkata for you to plan your next visit this summer.
Here are 3 most popular Water Parks in Kolkata:
1. Aquatica Water Park
Aquatica is one of the oldest and the largest water theme park located in the city of Kolkata. Located close to the Howrah railway station, the place is easily accessible for its tourists. Aquatica offers numerous fun rides and water slides, along with go-karting, Niagara Falls, Blackhole, Tornado, wave pool, an artificial river, surf racer and Aqua Dancefloor, which is a water disco, to make sure you have the time of your life. With a conference room, AC and deluxe suites, and Food court in the premise, the place also makes sure to provide you with all the comfort you might need to relax. Aquatica also organises parties, fashion shows and numerous events, catering to everyone's need for a good time. With starting prices as low as INR 500 for adults and INR 350 for children, Aquatica is a must visit for everyone looking forward to a day of fun with family and friends in Water Park in Kolkata. Also, one may be able to avail discount on ticket prices if booked online through their website. The pool can be booked for private parties at INR 1 lakh per day.
Location: Kouchpukur, Near Rajarhat Township
Timings: Open Every day, 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM Ticket Price: Weekdays (Monday - Friday): INR 500 (For Adults), INR 350 (For Children) On Weekend and Holidays - INR 600 (Adults), INR 400 (Children)
Costumes and locker facility available for visitors
2. Wet O Wild (Nicco Park)
Also referred to as the "Disneyland of Bengal" and being the perfect blend of education and fun, Wet O Wild is amongst the most sought after water-cum-amusement park located in the Salt Lake City, Kolkata. The place boats of numerous activities like Flying Saucer, Cyclone, Toy train, Paddle Boat, Pirate Bay, Bowlers' Den in its main park if one is not a big fan of water. Cable cars and the Eiffel tower located in the park make sure your eyes are pleased too, as well as your mind by having an adventure with your loved ones away from your monotonous work routine. For people looking forward to the water park, Wave runner, Kiddies pool, Family Swirl Ride, Waterfall and Rain dance will make sure you have the best of your time while here. With the perfect family environment, the place has, one cannot go wrong with their choice while picking up this place. The food court also has a variety of dishes you can hog on, including North Indian, South Indian, Chinese and authentic Bengali cuisine, making it one of the most preferred picks amongst the tourists and visitors. A decommissioned MIG-21 fighter aircraft are also on display in the park, educating children at the same time. The amusement and water park will make sure you'll never want to leave this place. A beautiful 4D movie theatre located in the park will also keep you entertained while providing entertainment which will keep you on edge.
Location: Jheel Meel, Sector IV, Salt Lake Bypass, Kolkata Ticket Price:
Entry fee (including 11 specified free rides and attractions in the main park): INR 190 per head.
Main Park Package (INR 380 + INR 190) (This package also includes all other rides in the main park): INR 570 per head
Water Park Package (INR 380 + INR 190) (This package includes all the rides in the water park): INR 570 per head
Composite Package (INR 430 + INR 190) (This package includes all the rides in the water park and the main park): INR 620 per head
*Annual packages are also available. Also, tickets for specific rides can also be booked Timings: Open Every Day, 10:30 AM - 6:30 PM
3. Aqua Marina, Hooghly
Located at a distance of around 50 km by road, the place is also one of the best picks for a water park in Kolkata. With facilities like conference hall, resort weekend, poolside restaurant, suite rooms, and food packages, the place speaks nothing short of comfort for its visitors. Also having to offer roller skating and a beautiful picnic spot for its visitors, Aqua Marina is an amazing and the cheapest pick for anyone looking forward to a weekend getaway. The rooms in the resort make sure your stay in Hooghly is easier and less hard on your pocket. The facilities this place has to offer will make sure to make it worth your time and money.
In the water park, numerous fun rides like a wave pool, body slide, tube slide, pogo pool, and rain dance are some fun activities to look forward to when visiting Aqua Marina Park. The beautiful garden and maintained greenery make sure to give you and your family some peace away from the hustle bustle of the city. The discotheque in the park attracts a lot of young people who want to enjoy the groves and the beats and let go of their worries. Surely the best water park in Hooghly, the place is now attracting a lot of tourists from Kolkata too owing to the facilities and the fun factor one gets here.
Location: Located 35 km from the main city on Hooghly Station Road, Hooghly, Kolkata
Tickets: INR 120 per head including all water rides. For 20 persons and above INR 90 per person Resort booking: Minimum: INR 900 per room; Maximum: INR 2600 per room
Timings: Open Every day, 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
So let's get you out and enjoying this summer, Chilling out and diving in the pools, surfing in the artificial waves, dancing to the beats and having wonderful family time. Grow closer to your loved ones in a fun way. As they say, a family that has fun together stays together.