Kishkinta is considered as the best theme park in Indian sub
continent. The park is located some 28 kms from Chennai city and
towards the south of the city precincts. Kishkinta also happens to
be the first amusement park of India. The park hosts a number of
activities including exciting rides, water events, kids zone and
many more. The amusement park employs contemporary technological
innovations to provide the fun and frolic. The very name of the park
has been taken from the epic Ramayana and represents the monkey
kingdom, known to be a great recreational place.
Of the various popular events, the joy rides at Kishkinta deserve a
special mention. Joy rides like Space Shuttle, White Water, Flame
Ride and Wave Pool often forms the priority. The 120 acre theme park
is well provided with a natural environment featuring trees, water
holes and extravagantly rich green floors. The park area has some
beautiful beautiful hillocks and lakes.
For kids there is an exclusive fantasy land called Kiddies' Area.
This section of the park features castles, water ride, tree houses,
swings and many other, related stuff.
The White Water Ride in the rubber dingy is one of the best events.
Seated in a rubber dingy, the ride fills the air with excitement
once water splashes the dingy. The crew are pushed to the edge when
a sudden water burst sends the dingy flying in the nearby woods.
One more important feature of the park is the 3D Theatre. The
theatre provides a different perspective of the popular movie
entertainment. The virtual environment is provided in a way to so as
to give a real feeling, a different experience of the medium. Yet
other attractions include the Rainwater Lake and Boating Lake.
The park hours are from 11.00 am till 7.30 pm on weekdays. On
Sundays and holidays the visiting hours are from 10.00 am till 8.30