Timings : Weekdays - 12:00 PM - 8:00 PM; Weekends - 12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Time Required : 2 - 3 hrs
Entry Fee : Adults (above 3.5 feet height) – INR 350; Child (up to 3.5 feet height) – INR 300
Popularly known as the ‘Mini Disneyland of Pune’, Appu Ghar is a stellar theme water cum amusement park in Pune which also goes by the name of Indira Gandhi Udyan. Situated in Nidgi in Pune, Appu Ghar was the first water amusement park in town, the construction of which started in 1989 and it was finally inaugurated in 1992. Much loved by all age groups owing to its eco-friendly ambiance and a plethora of thrilling rides and fun activities, Appu Ghar has been a top favourite among the families, friends and couples for more than 20 years now and it still continues to be one of the most popular and visited places in all town.
Besides, Appu Ghar has different pools for kids and adults with varying water levels. Some of the most popular rides to try in the park include Merry Cups, Guided car, Striking Car, Bhoot bangala, Bhool Bhullaiyya and Tele Combat etc. For the ones, who are adventure junkees and are looking for that extra adrenaline rush, the recommended rides would be Appu Columbus, My Fair lady, Big Roller Coaster, etc. And the children tend to enjoy some of the safer rides like Helicopter, Appu Express, Gammat Girki, Merry Go Round, Jumping Frog, Kiddy Boat, Mini Octopus, etc. In addition to a fabulous water park boasting of swings and slides imported straight from Italy with high safety standards, the multi themed park also boasts of a dainty serene lake and a hilly trail, all in the backdrop of gorgeous views of the hills.