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Amusement parks in Chennai 

Mayajaal The first of its kind Themed family entertainment center in India , A multiplex with 6 Movie halls, food court, 8 lane bowling alley,  games arcade, shopping, beauty care, a kids care centre where you can leave your kids & freak out for the rest of the day and a net cafe, Mayajaal is spread over an area of 13 acres. Location: on the east coast road near muttukadu.

Mgm Dizee world  Situated near the beach on the East Coast Rd. Amusement Rides , Virtual Games  and a Great Roller coaster ride. Ph: 91-44-4114-45488

Kishkinta  Chennai's  own Kutralam is in Kishkinta , a man made waterfall its really cool, here you can also find large swimming pool with artificial waves . There lot of other Amusement rides, 3D cinema and easily one of the biggest  amusement parks in India. About 30 kms drive from Chennai city near Tambaram off GST road. Ph: 044-2367244

Queens Land - Rides include cable car, Himalayan water ride, American wave pool, swimming pool & water slides, free fall tower, Centrox, Alpen Blitz,  Go kart, Simulation theatre & much more. Chennai-Bangalore national highway. 

EVP World features Snow world, laser show, musical fountain, adult rides, kids rides, water park & more. Chennai-Bangalore National Highway, Chembarambakkam, Chennai - 103. 

Tarsha Water Sports   Para-gliding, Jet Ski's, Power Boats, Wind Surfing,  if you love the water  this is the place,  even if you are not there are lot of easier rides you can try.  Tarsha is located close to Mahabalipuram Town. Ph: 044-8270154/4415794.

'Ahaa' Water Park is a recently opened water park that focuses on family entertainment. there is a wave pool that generates waves of up to 3.5 feet and an octagonal slide with an overflowing mushroom in the center. There is  'a lazy river' so to say, where a constant current ensures your cruising along the banks or  step under the 30-foot high water fall that spans 20 feet.  The kiddies too have a pool. East Coast Road, Uthandi, Chennai  Timings: 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. all days of the week

Little Folks    Amusement  park for children on the East  coast  Rd. 04114-46270/371.

Dash n Splash  Water park on the Chennai - Bangalore Highway. Ph:25212249, 04111-56211.

VGP Universal Kingdom What strikes you at the VGP Aqua Park as you enter is the most scenic man made beach by the most beautiful natural beach. The aesthetic appeal of the entire setting is beyond compare, the beautiful mandap and the story that unfolds, transports you to a different era but what keeps you grounded are the wild wild wet rides.

Here you find the right mix of rides the ones to de stress and the ones to give that kick you lacked all your life. Float on tubes on the Lazy River or crash into the water from 30 feet above the ground along with 5500 gallons of swirling water or maybe you can just slide head first into the water or just do the samba under the rain and if you ever thought of dancing with the waves then do it here in the wave pool that extends over 15000 square feet with 10000watts of music blasting in your ears. Donít swim just dance ! 

 

Wild life parks & Zoo 

Crocodile Bank A breeding center for crocodiles, En route to mahabalipuram. 45 kms from city. 

Children's Park A mini zoo housing deers, monkeys, peacocks, reptiles & birds. A  nice picnic spot  on Sardar Vallabhai patel Rd, Guindy. 8.30 am - 5.30 pm, Tuesday is a holiday.

Guindy Snake Park adjoins the children's park. A wide collection of snakes from around the country, pythons, vipers, cobra etc.

ANNA ZOOLOGICAL PARK , The Zoo at Vandalur houses animals from all around the country, adding to the excitement are the elephant rides & the safari. The park is on the GST road 30 km ride from the city (near Tambaram).

VEDANTHANGAL Bird Sanctuary for rest house reservations contact the wild life warden at 49, 4th main rd, Adyar, Chennai.  

 

Science Center

BIRLA PLANETARIUM,  A Sky theatre with a seating capacity of 236, it also has a science & technology exhibition centre. Located near Anna University campus. 

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