Essel World the biggest amusement park of India, located in the Gorai island , Borivali, Mumbai was established in 1989. This place along with its counterpart, the Water Kingdom are stretched over 64 acres of land. Essel World has always been the ultimate attraction for Mumbaikars as well as travellers who visit Mumbai. This extravagant amusement park which is designed with several features and rides, never fails to provide the adrenaline rush that every tourist is looking for. It draws thousands of visitors every year to enjoy their weekends or 1-2 days’ vacation. The best time to visit Essel world is from October to March. If you are looking for a fun-filled experience with your friends and family, then hop on to bike rentals in Mumbai from Ziphop.in and ride on to one and only place “The Essel World”.
How to Reach Essel World
Essel World is the most visited destination during weekends by people living in and around Mumbai. If you are at Mumbai central then the distance between Essel World and Mumbai central is 58.4 kilometres and time required is approximately 1.40 hours by driving. You need to take the Western Express Highway to reach Essel World from Mumbai Central. After reaching the express highway, take a left turn towards Kashimira and drive down towards Mira-Bhayander road. There are numerous sign boards to guide you towards Essel World from that point. It takes about 35-45 minutes from Kashimira to reach Essel World.
What to see and do
As there are numerous rides and time taking activities to do here and many nearby visiting places for sightseeing, it becomes a better tour if you plan your itinerary accordingly as a 48 hours trip.
Located at Gorai Island, Borivali, Mumbai, Essel World belongs to the Essel Group of companies. They own and operate two amusement parks viz. the ‘Essel World’ and ‘Water Kingdom’. Both are famous for fun rides, sports activities, dry rides, wet rides, a discotheque and games catering to various age groups. Shot n drop, Hoolaloop, Crazy cups, Thunder, Big apple, Rio Grande train, Caterpillar, Aqua dive, Tele combat are several high-adrenaline fun rides. Park timings are 10:00 AM to 07:00 PM and during summer, Diwali or Christmas holidays from 10:00 AM to 08:00 PM. The whole tour takes one day for full enjoyment of each and every ride.
On the second day of your tour you can visit the nearby tourist attractions like the Manori Beach, Marve Beach, Gorai Creek and island Kanheri caves and Sanjay Gandhi National Park.
Where to eat
A massive food court is there inside this amazing amusement park which provides all sorts of options from savoury items to starters and main-course in both vegetarian and non-vegetarian forms.
Where to stay
As Essel World is situated within city limits only, you can plan your tour while staying in Mumbai itself where all sorts of options from budget hotels to luxurious suites are available round the clock.