Amusement Park

Amusement Parks are important means of entertainment for the residents of Chennai city as well as the tourists. Though, there are a host of good amusements parks in Tamil Nadu, some of the best are located around Chennai. These parks are equipped with all the modern day facilities and gadgets. This has significantly contributed to the tourism industry of the state. Amusements Parks provide adventurous and fun filled entertainment for all, by the means of crazy activities and rides.
Beside, the parks provide something for everyone. On one hand, they are a paradise for the kids and on the other; they serve as picnics spot for the rest of the family members. There are even sprawling gardens in the complex to provide comfort and relaxation. Small food restaurants and refreshment centers are also present here, offering mouth watering food, after all the day's activities. Moreover, you can choose from a host of amusement parks in the vicinity of the city, some of which are given below.


It is situated at a distance of 30 km from Chennai and has a sprawling 3 acre campus. The park is beautifully landscaped and has ample shaded seating area. It is a huge hit amongst the kids, because of different exciting rides, and is a great place for a picnic. The facilities offered at the park include a well-equipped pure vegetarian cafeteria, separate change rooms with deposit lockers, souvenir shops, toiletries, eatables, etc.

Dolphin City

Dolphin City is situated at a distance of 46 km from Chennai. The park offers a host of unique activities, such as the American Sea Lion performance, which is the first of its kind in the country. Other activities include under water view, open air theatre, boating, slides, swimming, etc. There is even a multi cuisine restaurant here, which caters to a variety of tastes. A complex, housing shops, is also available, where small items can be bought. Buses can also be arranged on request.


It is one of the most popular theme parks near Chennai. It offers an array of hi-tech adventurous activities like space shuttle, wave pool, white water and Kiddies Kingdom. This makes it appealing for kids as well as adults.

Little Folks

It is situated at about 46 m from Chennai. It mainly caters to children and has many rides to lure them, like Giant-Piano, Toy Train, Rainbow Fountain, Slide-into-Pool, Cartoon Show and Paddle Pool.

MGM "Dizzee World" Beach Resort

At a distance of about 24 km from Chennai, Dizzee World is a beach resort. It has a number of slides and rides for both kids and adults. The main attraction here is the water sports, which are a huge hit amongst the visitors.