Friday, 10 May 2013

Nicco Park Kolkata, India





About Nicco Park                    

Nicco Park is the most visited and the oldest amusement park of Kolkata. Spread over an area of 40 acres the park is situated in the Salt Lake region of the city. Often regarded as the Disneyland of the City of Joy, the park is known for its adventure rides.

The park was opened in 1991 when it was named as Jheel Meel. Full of entertainment and adventure options for all age groups Nicco Park is one of the biggest amusement parks in India.

Besides several adventure rides, the park also houses lakes and gardens, which are good for boating and family picnics.

The large Food Park serves Bengali, Chinese, North Indian and South Indian dishes. There are a wide variety of activities for children and young people. Rides like Cable Car, Water Chute, Pirate Ship, Tilt-a-Whirl, Toy Train, Flying Saucer, Moonraker and Water Coaster are popular among people of all age groups. The special attraction of Nicco Park is the Cave Ride.  

Timing: 11:00 am to 8:00 pm (winter)
             11:00 am to 9:00 pm (summer)
Admission Fee: INR 50 (8 free rides included)
                        INR 150 (for all rides)