Andhra Pradesh is not only rich in pilgrim places like Bhadrachalam, important Shiva temples and Sri Gnana Saraswati temple at Basara but the state is rich in various theme parks as well.
Haailand of the AgriGold is one such theme park located on the National Highway 5 on the Guntur-Vijayawada main line.
About Haailand - the theme park and resort, Vijaywada
Haailand which is owned by the AgriGold is located near NRI hospital on the Vijayawada-Guntur Highway. The marvellous work of engineering and the spectacular settings at this theme park make it a perfect destination for non-stop enjoyment, excitement and adventure. The park provides a South East Asian atmosphere in its different zones which helps in get to know about the South East Asian Countries. In addition to exposing yourself to the different cultures of the Asian continent, you can have endless experience of thrilling and adventurous rides in these zones which give your fantastic entertainment.
If you want to stay overnight, you can enjoy a luxurious stay in the resorts which give you tranquility in the mystique surroundings of the South East Asia. The Haailand resorts provide a traditional style of atmosphere with modern facilities. The rooms and boat-houses here provide a tranquil view of the landscapes. This makes your stay a relaxing and refreshing one.
Above all you can enjoy a traditional holistic way of treatment at the authentic Ayurvedic Wellness Center for health and fitness.
How to reach Haailand, Vijaywada
The park and resorts are located on NH 5 of the Guntur-Vijayawada line and hence it is easily reachable from these places. You can take a cab or drive in your own vehicle to Haailand. There is ample parking space available at the park, however you need to pay specified parking fees.
ARKA Leisure and Entertainments Pvt Ltd
Haailand, NH-5, Near NRI Hospital
Mangalagiri Mandal - 522503
You can get all the information related to the park and resorts by calling at the following numbers: +91 863 2344500, +91 96666 66999, +91 93474 44233.
Haailand, Vijaywada entry timing and ticket price and details
The park opens at 9.30 a.m and closes at 9.30 p.m and it closes at 10.30 p,m for the late entry tickets. The ticket types under the 3 different packages are:
And it is Rs.100/- each for adult and child for late entry into the park which starts at 5.30 p.m and closes at 10.30 p.m. However, water zone will be closed by 6.30 p.m while the rides will close at 9.30 a.m.
The prices of ticket would be higher by Rs.50/- on the weekends. Entry is free for the Children whose height is less than 2.6 feet and they are not allowed to swim in the pools as well.
Haailand also offers package tours for Buddhist circuits and recreation packages as well. There are also honeymoon packages offered by Haailand. You can make online booking for any of these packages.
The attractions at Haailand theme park include the different zones, water rides, mechanical rides, Chhota Bheem, shopping, food, resorts and wellness center.
Image courtesy: official website of Haailand.
Sun Plaza, China, Cambodia, Thailand, Tibet, Burma, Indonesia and Japan are the different zones of the park which provide a traditional South East Asian atmosphere with thrilling, adventurous and enjoyable rides.
Thrilling and adventurous rides in various zones
The different zones of the theme park are full of thrilling and adventurous rides where you can have fun-filled entertainment.
This zone represents a strong Buddhist theme with the marvel of engineering work of floating Buddha in the mid air. Here you can view the beautiful landscape of gardens in wide open areas. Further, there is a row of shops on either side where you can get art and crafts work of the South East Asian countries and also of the different states of India.
There are Banquet Halls above the shops where you can celebrate the events like weddings, birthdays and the like. At the center of the park there is a dome shaped Food Court where you can get delicious cuisines to relish from a wide range of continental to local food stuffs. This zone also has two viewing decks located in an elevated part of the site with Grand Viewing Galleries. From here you can have a spectacular view of the entire park area.
This zone is structured as the ancient Shaolin Temple of China. In this zone you can get thrilled with the Rail Chase Ride which is an indoor roller coaster.
In this zone, you can enjoy surfing through the artificially created waves at the Wave Pool which has a monumental Buddhist Temple as the backdrop. You can also enjoy the misty jungles of Cambodia in this zone.
Here you will find a rich heritage of Thailand with a traditional royal Thai palace. You will find the entire area colorful and fun-filled. In this zone, children can have maximum fun when they go for a ride in the Family Train that chugs through an impressive Thai Palace. You can even enjoy the breath taking 'Drop' ride at the Frog Jump and a thrilling cum enjoyable ride with an experience of the Formula 1 race when you go around the tracks in the Go Karting. In addition, you can have maximum enjoyment at this zone when you go round the colorful Carousel and a joyous ride in the elephant-shaped vehicles at the Flying Elephant.
Pirate Ship is another exciting ride where you can have swings back and forth at 60 degrees on either side for a breathtaking experience. You can have yet another thrilling experience when you are whirled through the air in the Swing Around ride in this zone. Bungy Jumping is another attraction of this zone where the jumpers are securely tied with mountaineering ropes with unique elastic system.
The beautiful mountains of Ladakh form the backdrop of this zone. Here the thrill seekers can have an unforgettable experiencing ride in the Ghost Hunter. Children and the young can enjoy here when they deliberately dash the Bumping Cars into another car with no risk and indulge themselves in fun activities of non-stop excitement. Magic Dancer is yet another fun ride of this zone with spectacular colors, music and action where the individual seats keep rotating.
In the Crazy Jump you get tensed and thrilled when the ride goes up and down at dazzling speed. Here you can also have the thrilling experience of Bull Fight by mounting on a bucking, tossing, turning and rotating mechanical bull and in the Swing Around, you can have a joyous swing / fly in the air.
In this zone, children and ladies can have fun and enjoyment when they splash into the water by gently sliding down the separate Slide Towers for children and ladies as well.
At this zone you can have the enjoyment of viewing the ancient Buddhist temples in the Indonesian style. And here men can have the thrilling experience of splashing into the water by sliding through the mammoth slide with numerous twists from the Men's Slide Tower.
This zone provides beautifully designed picnic-resting pavilions and there is a peaceful Zen garden with the tributaries of Lazy River in the backdrop. Here you can enjoy rafting in the Lazy River through the landscaped gardens. During the hot summer days you can enjoy the Rain Dance under the cool water that sprinkles down.
Chhota Bheem attraction
Children enjoy the most at the Chhota Bheem attraction where they can enjoy watching the characters on big screen. This attraction has started from July 4. There is an official store of Chhota Bheem at the Green Gold Store and here you get all the items related to Chhota Bheem like T-Shirts, bags, books etc.