Let us kick it off with a trivia fact – Did you know that Ramoji Film City is known to hold the Guinness World Record of being the largest film studio complex in the world. If you weren’t aware of it till now, you now are!
A tour to Ramoji Film City, in many ways, can be a fun yet liberating experience thanks to the number of attractions on offer. Spread across 1666 acres, Ramoji Film City is around 28 kilometers away from Hyderabad and has been set up by Ramoji Rao in the year 1991.
Information that is ‘Good To Know’
The entry ticket cost to the Ramoji Film City is Rs. 900 for adults and Rs. 700 for children. You can travel by car or simply take buses run by travel companies. However, do note that you are not allowed to carry outside food. There are multiple restaurants and snack counters inside for which you have to pay separately. Make sure to take a note of show timings and entry fee before your visit to Ramoji Film City tour and plan things accordingly.
To plan your tour better, you can also get a map listing all the attractions along with show timings. The trip normally starts at sharp 9 am and tickets can be booked online or bought directly at the counter.
An Extravaganza Awaits
We well and truly mean that! Here are the top 10 things that you can do on your Ramoji Film City tour:
1. Movie Magic Park
If watching movies is your hobbies, then the things you see at Movie Magic may very well turn out to be an impromptu pop quiz! Travel to different continents with Filmy Duniya and visit Action Studio to get the feel of action-packed thrills. Do not miss out on experiences like earthquake tremors, acoustic effects, & free falls, to name a few. The sets of Ali Baba Aur Chalis Chor & artificial cities of Bangkok & Pattaya are some of the highlights of Movie Magic Park during your Ramoji Film City tour.
2. Kids Park
If you thought kids have little to do at the Ramoji Film City, wait till you get to the Kids Park. With the multiple activities and rides, including Dadajinn’s Ark, Ballerina Fount, Timberland, Enthraller, Thrillville Rides, Wonderville, Borasura & many more on offer, the kids are sure to have a gala time.
3. Wings – The Bird Park
Any tour to Ramoji Film City feels incomplete without a visit to this birds’ paradise. Yellow streaked Lorry, Green napped Lorikeet, and Swainson Lory are some of the exotic bird species you can expect to spot here. You are sure to get mesmerized by a stunning green spectacle accompanied by the melodious chirping of birds & cascading waterfalls in the background.
4. Sahas Adventure Land
Tour packages for Ramoji Film City have some of the most exhilarating of experiences thanks to Sahas Adventure Land. Here, you can engage in adventure sports like Bungee ejection, high rope courses, zorbing, shooting, All-Terrain Vehicle (ATV), archery and many more. Known as Asia’s largest adventure land located in Ramoji Film City, this land of daredevil madness is for those who are eager to push their limits.
A quintessential inclusion in Ramoji Film City packages, The Eureka lets you take a stroll back into history. Do not miss to experience the age of the Mughals, the times when Mauryans ruled, and amazing national and international artefacts on your visit here.
This one is definitely not for the faint of heart. Borasura is the evil magician’s workshop famous for its bloodcurdling paranormal phenomenon. You may have made the booking for the Ramoji Film City Tour, but nothing that you know prepares for this part of the tour. The spine-chilling experience of traversing through this 7,200 sq. ft. maze of mystery is sure to throw you off your feet, quite literally!
7. Live Shows
There is no showcase that feels as satisfying as live theatre and shows. Dome Theatre Shows, Spirit of Ramoji, a variety of Street shows, Wild West Stunt Shows, and opening & closing ceremonies are some of the live shows that you get to see here. Even if you aren’t a fan of theatre, we would still recommend that you make a special note of these live shows and their timings after booking your Ramoji Film City package.
8. Shoppers Paradise
What’s a day-long tour where you don’t get to shop?! At Ramoji Film City, you can visit Meena Bazaar, Wild West Souvenirs, & Magic Memorabilia. Take back some of the most interesting stuff as souvenirs of your visit to Ramoji Film City. The last thing to worry about is the dearth of options because there is plenty to shop from.
9. Delectable Food Choices
You can’t fully enjoy a day tour if you don’t satiate those hunger pangs. In that respect, Ramoji Film City has you well-covered. You have delectable food to savour and plenty of places to sit in, including Alampana Superstar, Gun-smoke, and Chanakya, among others.
*Food is not included in Ramoji Film City’s ticket cost.
10. Eco Zone
When you have done everything else at Ramoji Film City, this is the place to head out to. Beautifully landscaped, the Eco Zone is sure to put a smile on your face and amazement in your eyes.
If you are in the City of Nizams and you still haven’t taken a tour to the magnificent Ramoji Film City, time to change that by taking a Ramoji Film City package. Trust us, you’ll have a blast!