Looking for an evening hangout place in Hyderabad with your friends? Here
The Dusshera to Diwali season is all about spending time with people you love. There are innumerable restaurants, cafes, pubs, and of course movie halls where you can chill in the evenings during the upcoming festive season. But, how about doing something different? Instead of watching a movie on the big screen take a look at what happens behind the scenes at the Ramoji Film City. From exquisite sets to live entertainment, there’s plenty to see here.
To take the excitement up a notch, Ramoji Film City is hosting a 53-day Dussehra to Diwali Celebration from the 23rd of September to the 14th of November. Prepare to be dazzled by carnival pageantry, special entertainment acts and dreamy illuminated avenues that complement the spirit of the festive season.
While the park usually closes by 5.30 pm, the timings have been extended up to 9 pm so you can enjoy a stunning view of Ramoji Film City at night. And, there are special packages designed to make sure you have the most fun! If you’re busy through the day, here are two afternoon-to-evening packages that would be perfect for you!
Ramoji Festive Evening Star Experience
- Earliest entry: 1pm
- Closing time: 9 pm
- Ticket for adults: ₹2034 + Taxes
- Tickets for kids between the height of 33” and 54”: ₹1834 + Taxes
The Ramoji Festive Evening Star Experience gives you access to a range of popular attractions in Ramoji Film City. You can enter the park as early as 1 pm and can explore the sights till 9 pm. To ensure that you have enough time to enjoy the festival, you must ensure that you enter Ramoji Film City no later than 4 pm.
AC Coach Tour
Ramoji Film City is spread across 1666 acres so covering it on foot is next to impossible. With the Ramoji Festive Evening Star Experience, you can enjoy a tour in an Air-conditioned coach.
The spellbinding Bahubali sets and the sets of Bhagavatham are must-sees on this tour. Prepare to be amazed at how detailed these sets are and carry a camera along to take plenty of photographs.
Along with an opportunity to see the sets, the festival also gives you a chance to see how scenes are enacted. Catch entertainment shows like the Wild West Stunt Show, Spirit of Ramoji, the Dome Show & Lights Camera Action. And, make sure you have time to experience the Ramoji Movie Magic-Action Theatre, Space Yatra & Filmi Duniya.
More Than Just Movies
The Ramoji Festive Evening Star Experience package also gives you access to the famed gardens, Eco Zone and Exotic Bird Park of Ramoji Film City. Take a break, sit back and walk bare feet over the cool lawns or step into the butterfly park to let these vibrant, winged beauties take your breath away.
The Exotic Bird Park, also known as Wings is Asia’s largest bird park, is home to a wide variety of graceful swans, colourful cockatoos, and more.
From there, you can head to the Sahas Adventure Park where adults and children can enjoy a curated selection of free activities. Adults can enjoy Sand Volleyball, Happy Hits, Body Zorb and Sumo Suits while children and try Happy Hits, Soft Archery, Kids’ Bungee and Kids’ Zipline.
Ramoji Festive Celebrations
Celebrations are incomplete without song and dance. So, pick up a pair of dandiya sticks and join the dancers grooving to the beat of a DJ. As the sun comes down, stop for a minute and watch the twinkling lights come alive and illuminate Ramoji Film City before the carnival parade starts winding down the Ramoji Film City avenues. From tableaus with costumed characters to dancers and musicians, the parade is truly a sight to remember.
Finally, before the night ends, sit down to a sumptuous gala dinner with regional specialties. It’s the way to end an entertaining evening.
Ramoji Festive Evening Studio Tour
- Earliest entry: 1 pm
- Closing time: 9 pm
- Ticket for adults: ₹1250 + Taxes
- Tickets for kids between the height of 33” and 54”: ₹1050 + Taxes
If this isn’t your first visit to Ramoji Film City, the Ramoji Festive Evening Studio Tour is the ideal package for the Dussehra to Diwali Celebration. This package gives you access to the most famous landmarks in Ramoji Film City and allows you to explore them at your own pace.
Visit To The Sets
The magnificent sets of Mahishmati as seen in Bahubali are one of the highlights of this tour. Take photographs against the life-sized chariots, the palace walls and, of course, the throne. After this, it’s time to experience Movie Magic – Action Theatre, Space Yatra & Filmi Duniya. Seeing how moviemakers create special effects is an amazing experience for all film enthusiasts.
Time For Adventure
The Ramoji Festive Evening Studio Tour also gives you access to the Sahas Adventure Park. As Asia’s largest adventure land, Sahas offers a wide variety of individual and group activities for children and adults.
This package includes 4 complimentary activities for adults and kids each. Adults can enjoy Happy Hits, Sand Volleyball, Body Zorb & Sumo Suits while kids enjoy Happy Hits, Kids’ Bungee, Soft Archery & Kids’ Zipline.
As the twinkling lights come on over Ramoji Film City, watch the spectacular carnival parade wind its way down the streets. Then join the dandiya dancers and move to the beats of the DJ before enjoying a delicious meal.
Ready To Book Tickets?
The Ramoji Film City Dussehra to Diwali Celebration is a limited-time celebration so book your tickets early. If one evening isn’t enough, explore the other all-day tour packages or better still, make a weekend out of the experience.