Just over a week ago, we stepped into a new year with lots of excitement and before all that euphoria is over, Pongal holidays are here! One of the major harvest/thanksgiving festivals celebrated in South India, Pongal is an ideal time to break free from the monotony of everyday life and have a great time with family and friends. If you are wondering how to enjoy the upcoming holidays to the fullest extent, here’s good news for you – Ramoji Film City brings to you an extravaganza of family fun like no other! Packed with incredible cine-attractions, carnival parade, and a scintillating winter fest, the world’s largest studio complex invites you to celebrate the spirit of Pongal in the most memorable way possible.
Want to know more about the entertainment and revelry that await you at Ramoji Film City during this Pongal? Here’s a snapshot of the major attractions we have planned to spread the festive cheer all around.
Experience a mesmerizing studio tour
This Pongal season, how about soaking in the magic of cinema? A tour of the studio complex is your dream-ticket to experience the fascinating world of cinema in all its dazzling glory. Get ready to stroll through magnificent film sets, awe-inspiring thematic attractions, and enchanting settings that welcome you to the land of million dreams. Mughal Garden, Japanese Garden, North Street, Princess Street, Angel Fountain, Sun Fountain Garden, Kripalu Caves, and Sanctuary Garden are some of the remarkable sets to watch out for during the tour.
Soak in the exclusive Winter Fest attractions
Visiting Ramoji Film City is a one-of-its-kind exciting experience on any day of the year. And come winter, the studio complex gets ready to spell magic through its captivating winter fest. This year, we have come up with one of the longest winter carnivals in the whole country, complete with a host of attractions and activities. The fest, which started on 13th December 2019, will extend a fascinating holiday experience to visitors till 26th January 2020. The Winter Fest at Ramoji brings to you the perfect opportunity to make the most of your Pongal holidays. Here are some of the top Winter Fest attractions:
- Visit the mind-blowing sets of Bahubali:The artistic beauty, grandeur, and the sheer scale of Bahubali sets are a spectacle in themselves. Make your way through the magnificent sets and watch the fictional city of Mahismati unfold in front of your eyes.
- Witness a fascinating carnival parade:What can be a better way to soak in the festive mood than by attending a grand carnival parade? The Winter Fest at Ramoji comes alive with a carnival parade that is a splendid interplay of amazing sounds and sights. Immerse yourself in the trails of joy as the lively carnival spreads cheer through its thematic carnival tableaus even as dancers, clowns, stilt walkers, and jugglers jump, walk, and dance to the beats of music.
- Marvel at the dazzling spectacle of lights: Once evening falls, watch the fantasy land of Ramoji shine brighter in myriad colors under the glare of dazzling lights. With the avenues and gardens bathed in the grandeur of lights, the whole place looks nothing short of a captivating dreamland.
- Watch special entertainment shows: This Pongal season, enjoy a special array of leisure activities and entertaining shows that promise to enhance the holiday flair by many notches. Each of these shows is designed to highlight the magic of cinema in a truly captivating manner.
Well, that’s not all! Flash mobs, Punjabi Dhols, traditional singing and dancing in Rajasthani style, DJ performances, game activities, water gun shoot, and many more such attractions are part of the Winter Fest at Ramoji. Want to know more? Click here.
Turn this Pongal season into a time of family fun
Holidays are a great time to spend time with family, right? We suggest you bid bye to your busy schedules and have a bash with your loved ones during this festive season. When it comes to family holiday destinations, Ramoji Film City stands tall with its long list of attractions that cater to kids and adults alike. For instance, the studio complex has a park dedicated to kids, which is rightly named Fundustan. Step into this wonderland with your children and you are sure to turn into a kid all over again. Thrilling rides, scary walkthroughs, fantasy-themed structures, live entertainment shows, rain dance fountains – name it and you have it all here. Learn more about Fundustan here.
Grown-ups can also enjoy an equally amazing time at Ramoji. Among the top attractions for adults is the Movie Magic Park where you can explore the shooting locations of many famous movies and experience stunning visual effects, simulations, and illusions. Want more? Walk your way to Eureka, the cultural theme park and you will feel as if you have been transported into the Mughal or Mauryan era, thanks to the thematic decor and grand artifacts showcased there. Add to this a fine range of fun rides, live shows, theme parks, shopping zones, restaurants, and other attractions, Ramoji tops the list of places to enjoy Pongal holidays 2020 with your family.
What’s a festive season without some adventure?
Tired of the monotony of your professional life? Is the daily grind taking a toll on you? Well, it’s time to take a break, unleash the adventurer in you, and embrace new and exhilarating experiences. Sahas Adventure Park at Ramoji has a thrilling range of activities you can indulge in during this festive season. Take your pick from bungee jumping, high rope course, all-terrain vehicles, archery and shooting, paintball, obstacle races, net courses, zorbing, mountain biking, and human foosball, to name just a few. You can engage in these activities alone or as a group with your family or your crazy gang of friends.
Choose from customized festive packages
Here comes the best part – Ramoji Film City has come up with special Winter Fest packages to cater to different kinds of visitors. You can choose from packages that comprise studio tours, adventure park activities or a combination of both. The icing on the cake is that you don’t have to worry about your accommodation. This festive season, we offer you a pocket-friendly range of stay packages that let you explore the magic land of movies at your own pace and have unlimited fun. These include Final Cut (5 nights), Cinema Scope (4 nights), Silver Screen (3 nights), and First Cut (2 nights).
With so many things to do and so many attractions to explore, you are guaranteed a great time at Ramoji during this festive season. Book your packages now and get ready to celebrate Pongal in the land of cinematic dreams.