Talk about Appu Ghar in New Delhi and you will see kids all excited, that's the craze this amusement park in the capital has gained ever since it was inaugurated in 1984. It was inaugurated on the occasion of the birthday of Late Prime Minister Smt. Indira Gandhi. Ideally located in Pragati Maidan, Appu Ghar is also the first ever amusement park that was opened in India. Get to know more about Appu Ghar in New Delhi during a visit with TravelMaxx.
One thing that comes in mind when we talk about Appu Ghar is its famous Appu, the cartoon mascot and also a live elephant mascot that was famous in the 1982 Asian Games that took place in New Delhi. In fact the amusement park got its name from this mascot itself. Be it a children, young people or the older generation, Appu Ghar has a lot to offer to everyone irrespective of age.
Spread over an area of 15.5 acres, Appu Ghar has in all 22 popular rides and the latest edition in it is its popular Oysters Water Park. The Magic River, Hi Waves, Tower of Thrills, My Fair Lady, Columbus, Giant Wheel, Speeding Cup, Big Splash are some of the popular rides that one can try at the Appu Ghar..
Timings: 1:30 pm to 9:30 pm (Weekdays)
Appu Ghar All Rides: Adults: Rs. 150
Children: Rs. 120
Adults: Rs. 50
Children: Rs. 40
Go - Karting Ticket: Rs. 100 for 6 Laps
Aerial Ropeway: Rs. 30 per person
Up to 84 cm. ht: Free
Above 84 cm. ht: Rs. 250