VGP Universal Kingdom

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'VGP Universal Kingdom' is an amusement park located in East Coast Road in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India. The park offering small rides during the early days of its history became a full-fledged amusement park in 1997.[1] The park provides several fun and adventure rides for children, youth and adults. VGP 2000 millennium tower, Water cascades, Paneer fort and statueman are some of the main attractions. The ticket for adults and children are 250 and 200 Rupees respectively. It is open all days from 11 AM till 7:30 PM and till 8 PM during weekends. The park is owned by VGP Group of Companies founded by V. G. Panneerdas and V.G.Ravidas is its current managing director.

“VGP Aqua Kingdom” is the latest high tech addition to the South India’s immensely popular Amusement Park ‘VGP Universal Kingdom’. It is a well known Tourist spot, attracting a huge mass of people, providing joyous retreat and offering healthy and wholesome, activity based entertainment. Apart from its multi dimensional attractions of approx 37 rides, its own unique ‘Statue Man’ the exquisite Panneer Fort, live international shows every year, theme & festival celebrations, food courts, multi cuisine restaurants, it has now added an international style Water Park – named as VGP Aqua Kingdom, Designed by the legendary Australian Architect ‘Steve Anderson’. It is a well conceived, themed Water Park that offers activities that thrills, chills and an educative experience of an era bygone.

It has one of the biggest Wave Pool, of 15,000 sq ft (1,400 m2) accommodating 1500 people at a time. It is a fresh water facility with waves generated to resemble the sea. The Lazy River in which one can go around 250 metres in tubes, gazing and lazing around includes a 60 ft (18 m) cave to go through is a splendid additional attraction.

Being a preferred adventurous[2] place for youngsters, The massive funnel type slide 30 ft (9.1 m) high, which swirls and gravitates on slopes before hitting the waters along with other equally ecstatic five different varieties of slides each offering an unbelievable experience of drop down from 35 ft (11 m) high will definitely boost the Adrenaline rush of the rider leaving them wanting for more.

Food Facilities From cozy indoor air conditioned fine dining to greenly outdoor dining facility the place serves a wide assortment of the best Chinese, Indian, Mughal and Continental dishes.

Party Facilities Offer Pool Side Party Place and Party Plots on lush green lawns adjoining it, providing a lovely atmosphere. VGP also host treasure hunt and other fun events upon request.


http://vgpuniversalkingdom.in/

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Coordinates: 12°54′51″N 80°15′02″E / 12.914222°N 80.250567°E / 12.914222; 80.250567