A comprehensive guide to Wonderla Bangalore

Bangaloreans are known to leave no stone unturned to live life to the fullest. After battling the unpopular ‘rush-hour traffic’ and working endless hours, an average Bangalorean looks forward to weekends and bank holidays to spend some time with family or friends to unwind, relax, or add some ’joy’ to life. Over the years, amusement parks have become an integral part of the culture in the city.

With numerous world-class parks to choose from, they have become the go-to name for a fun-filled and thrilling day in Bangalore. Wonderla Amusement Park, on Mysore Road, Bangalore, is one of the largest amusement parks in the country offering more than 60 rides and a range of food options. It is well-maintained and the management’s commitment to safety and hygiene plays a major role in its popularity. Coupled with extremely helpful staff members and a convenient location makes Wonderla a must-visit place for a fun-filled day in the city.

If you’re planning a day trip to Wonderla Bangalore, then Savaari is a convenient and reliable option to hire a chauffeur-driven car and go on a one-day trip to Wonderla. With experienced drivers who are familiar with the route and traffic, you can sit back and relax on your journey to and from Wonderla. So, if thrill and fun are on your mind, fasten your seat belts and book a car rental in Bangalore to Wonderla!

Table of Content

  1. Planning your Visit
  2. How to reach Wonderla
  3. Attractions at Wonderla Bangalore
  4. Activities for Kids
  5. Things to do at Wonderla Bangalore
  6. Tips for Visiting Wonderla Bangalore
  7. Food available inside Wonderla Bangalore
  8. Nearby Places to Visit with Savaari

Planning your visit

When planning a trip to an amusement park, it is important to consider the weather as extreme heat and humidity can make any outdoor experience unbearable. If you are planning to visit Wonderla, then make sure that you plan it between November and February when the weather is pleasant and comfortable. While Wonderla operates during the monsoon season, the management deactivates some rides during heavy rains or strong gusts of wind. Hence, make sure that you check the weather reports before planning. Also, you can opt for Savaari’s Bangalore city cab service and enjoy to the fullest without worrying about driving to the park and back home.

Wonderla timings Bangalore

The park is open from 11 am to 7 pm and the water park is open from 12 pm to 6 pm.

Wonderla Bangalore ticket price

The park offers a range of ticket prices and packages to help you have a memorable trip. The average ticket prices are as follows:

  • Adult – Rs.1400
  • Children (between the height of 85 cm and 140 cm) – Rs.1100
  • Children (below the height of 85 cm) – Free
  • Students (appearing for Class 10, 11, or 12 exams) – Rs.900
  • College Students (Students in the age group of 17-22 years, studying in the current academic year, and in possession of the original college ID card but above the height of 140 cm) – Rs.1100

Wonderla also offers a Fastrack option that allows you to skip the queue on select rides. The Fastrack Wonderla tickets are priced at Rs. 2800 for an adult and Rs. 2200 for a child. You can also opt for a meal plan based on your requirements. Make sure to check the website to get details of any promotions or discounts offered by the park.

When you plan a day trip, it is important to think about your commute to your destination and back. While you can drive yourself, you might miss out on the excitement and fun of getting there, especially if you are traveling with kids. Also, a day spent at Wonderla can be exhausting, and driving back home can seem like an uphill task. Book Bangalore taxi services that can help you plan a day trip to Wonderla from any part of city with experienced drivers who can navigate city streets while doing their best to avoid traffic jams. Also, our cabs will pick up and drop you at your doorstep allowing you to give yourself the day off that you need.

How to reach Wonderla

Wonderla Bangalore is at a distance of around 28 km from the Central Business District (CBD). It is in Bidadi, which lies on Bangalore-Mysore Road. It is easily accessible by car, bus, or taxi. Wonderla is spread across a vast area of around 80+ acres and is well-connected to Bangalore via a network of roads.

Savaari offers exceptional car rental services in Bangalore to help you plan a day trip to Wonderla. We have highly experienced drivers who can help reduce travel time by opting for routes with lesser traffic. You can book a taxi and choose the type of car that you want depending on the number of passengers and/or your preference. From CBD (city center), the approximate travel time is around an hour.

Here is the distance between Wonderla and different parts of Bangalore:

  • MG Road: The distance is around 30 km and the approximate travel time is around an hour.
    • Route: MG Road-Vittal Mallya Road-Fort Road-Mysore Road-Wonderla Road in Bannikuppe (Bidadi)
  • Airport: The distance is around 68 km and the approximate travel time is around 1.5 hours.
    • Route: NH44-NH75-NH48-NH275-Wonderla Road in Bannikuppe (Bidadi)
  • Electronic City: The distance is around 38 km and the approximate travel time is around an hour.
    • Route: NH48-NH275-Wonderla Road in Bannikuppe (Bidadi)
  • Whitefield: The distance is around 48 km and the approximate travel time is around 1.5 hours.
    • Route: Whitefield Main Road-Varthur Road-HAL Old Airport Road-General KS Thimayya Road-NH275-Wonderla Road in Bannikuppe (Bidadi)
  • Koramangala: The distance is around 37 km and the approximate travel time is around an hour.
    • Route: 100 Feet Road-Ejipura Main Road-Old Race Course Road-General KS Thimayya Road-NH275-Wonderla Road in Bannikuppe (Bidadi)

Other ways to reach Wonderla Bangalore

Bengaluru Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC) runs air-conditioned Volvo buses from various locations in Bangalore to reach Wonderla. Here are the details:

  • KBS (Majestic) – The first bus is at 8.15 am and there is a bus every thirty minutes on weekdays and every 15 minutes on weekends
  • HSR Layout – There are two buses – at 9 am and 9.30 am
  • ITPL – There is a single bus at 8.40 am
  • Banashankari – There is a single bus at 8.15 am

Attractions at Wonderla Bangalore

The management categorizes the 60+ rides at Wonderla into four types:

  1. High Thrill Rides: These rides offer an intense experience and usually feature high speeds, tight turns, and/or steep drops. Some such rides are:
    • Recoil – The first-ever reverse-looping roller coaster in India
    • Flash Tower – A ride that moves you up and down at a phenomenal speed
    • Equinox – Swinging, rotating, and propelling; all at once
    • Insanity – Rotate, revolve, flip, and twist for an adrenaline-pumping experience
    • Hurricane – Be a part of a whirlwind
    • Drop Zone – Freefall from 17 meters (around 56 feet or 5 floors)
  2. Land Rides: These non-water-park rides are designed for excitement and fun for people of different ages and preferences. These include:
    • Sky Tilt – Experience the feeling of a tilt from the top of a 150-feet building
    • Net Walk – Walk through a maze of nylon net
    • Toon Tango – Cars that groove to the music
    • Dungeon Ride – A scary ride in the dark
    • Virtual Reality – An unforgettable virtual experience
    • Musical Fountain & Laser Show – A not-to-miss event
  3. Water Rides: Wonderla water park has a range of water rides to help you coof off and have fun splashing in the water and rolling and splashing your way through. Here are some popular water rides:
    • Water Loop – Zoom down a vertical slide and then into a loop
    • Lazy River – Float through the waters of the artificial river inside Wonderla
    • Harakiri – Slide down at a slow pace, level off, and then drop down at a blistering pace
    • Rain Disco – A wet dance floor with foot-thumping music
    • Wave Pools
  4. Kid’s Rides: The park has designed rides specifically for kids by taking exceptional safety measures and using themes that are popular with most children. Some such rides include:
    • Magic Mushroom – A carousel ride with seats shaped like ants and honey bees
    • Kiddies Wheel – A miniature giant wheel designed for kids
    • Funky Monkey – A miniature version of the ‘Drop Zone’ ride specially made for thrill-seeking children

Activities for Kids

Amusement parks are things that dreams are made up of, especially for kids. From thrilling rides to water slides, most kids love parks like Wonderla offering them a unique and exciting experience. To keep up with the expectations of kids and to ensure that the parents feel secure bringing them to the park, the management has followed strict security measures and high-quality maintenance protocols. Here are some of the attractions for kids in Wonderla Bangalore:

Carousels or Merry-Go-Rounds

Kids love carousels! The fact that they are in motion on colorful rides with music and a gentle up and down motion makes it a hit among young children. Wonderla Bangalore has numerous options in carousels for kids including Magic Mushroom with seats shaped like ants and honey bees and the center shaped like a mushroom, Merry Ghost which is a colorful merry-go-round with gentle swings, Jumping Frog which is a frog-themed merry-go-round offering a fairytale ride to children, Flying Jumbo which is a wavy merry-go-round with children seated like mahouts on flying elephants, a horse-themed carousel, and Mini Coco Cup which is a cup and saucer-themed merry-go-round where the cups rotate gently on their axis while going around a kettle.

A recreated Venetian gondola ride

Mini Venice is a fun-filled ride that takes in 24 children at a time and recreates the experience of a gondola ride in Venice.

The swinging ship

Mini Pirate Ship is a thrilling ride for children where kids are seated in a miniature pirate ship that swings up and down. The ride has safety belts for children.

Giant Wheel

Kiddies Wheel is a miniature giant wheel designed to offer kids a taste of real thrill without being scary.

Toy train

Kids can enjoy a toy train ride around a circuit in absolute merriment.

A drop-down ride

This is a miniature version of the Drop Zone ride which is highly popular among adults. It is designed for kids in the age range of 6-12 years with a maximum height of five feet.

Things to do at Wonderla Bangalore

Wonderla Bangalore offers a range of attractions and activities to allow people to have a memorable day with friends or family. The park offers something for everyone.


If you are a thrill seeker, then you can opt for a high-thrill ride that can get your adrenaline pumping in no time. Try these rides at the park:

  • India’s first-ever reverse-looping roller coaster imported from the Netherlands – RECOIL
  • Move up and down at hair-raising speeds – FLASH TOWER
  • Sit in an outward-facing suspended seat on a big arm that swings back and forth in a pendulum motion while the seat rotates on its axis – EQUINOX
  • Get turned, twisted, and swiveled in every possible direction – INSANITY
  • Experience the gravitational pull as you freefall from around 56 feet – DROP ZONE

Low-thrill entertaining options

If you are looking for some fun without the added element of thrill, then here are some options available at Wonderla Bangalore:

  • Watch the Adventures of Chikku, or rather experience it in a unique ride that combines a 3D movie with environmental and physical effects
  • Experience virtual reality cinema at its best at Cinemagic 3D
  • Watch India’s only indoor musical fountain with exceptional music and amazingly choreographed lighting
  • Sit in a car that dances to the tune of music in Toon Tango
  • Crash some cars at Crazy Cars
  • Experience what sailors do when rough seas rock their ships at Rocking’ Tug

Water Rides

If you are looking to beat the heat or are an aquaphile who simply loves water, then here are some rides that you shouldn’t miss:

  • Get dropped from a height of 12 meters (around 40 feet) into an inclined loop – DROP LOOP
  • Experience an expanse of water play attraction spanning 10,000 feet – JUNGLE LAGOON
  • Accelerate down a steep 1.5m diameter tunnel at high speeds into the mouth of a large 12 m diameter funnel – KORNETO
  • Glide through the classic tube-like structures that have snake-like loops and drop in a shallow pool of water – TWISTERS I, II, & III

Made for Kids

If you are traveling with kids, then don’t miss these rides:

  • A slow and gentle gondola ride that recreates the Venetian magic – MINI VENICE
  • Kids can sit in small cars and race around a track – FUN RACERS
  • A fun water ride where kids splash through water on a raft – WONDER SPLASH
  • Giant wheel, a toy train, a range of merry-go-rounds, and a carousel

Wonderla prioritizes safety and hygiene over everything else at the park. It strictly adheres to international safety norms to provide a secure and fun-filled environment. Some measures taken are:

  • Rides are checked for safety every day
  • Rides have a safety harness wherever needed
  • The management has ensured that attendants are spread across the park with two-way radios
  • Adequate number of lifeguards at water rides
  • The park has a lightning arrester to avoid any accidents due to a lightning strike
  • Fire extinguishers are placed at every corner of the park
  • CCTV surveillance all through the park
  • A public address system
  • Shallow pools

Every ride has certain height and/or weight requirements. Also, some clothes might be considered risky. Visitors must make sure that they adhere to the rules to avoid any mishaps.

There are several restaurants and food outlets located throughout the park that offer a range of cuisines. From quick bites to sit-down meals, there’s something for everyone. Wonderla Bangalore also hosts a variety of events throughout the year, including music concerts, dance performances, and seasonal celebrations. Further, the park has many souvenir shops and gift stores where visitors can buy Wonderla merchandise, toys, and other souvenirs to take home. Talking about going back home, after a fun-filled day at the park, you are bound to be very tired to drive back. Also, you would want to relive the day with your loved ones as opposed to thinking about driving through traffic. Hence, you can hire a chauffeur-driven car to go on a one-day trip to Wonderla and leave the worry of driving to our experienced drivers.

On the other hand, if you want to turn your day trip to Wonderla into a weekend getaway, then the park has two resorts offering comfortable accommodation and dining options among other facilities.

Tips for visiting Wonderla Bangalore

If you are planning a trip to Wonderla Bangalore, then here are some handy tips that can ensure that you make the most out of your visit:

  • Plan your trip: If you are visiting the park on a weekend during peak season, then you might have to face long queues for each ride. Make sure that you consider these factors before you plan.
  • Buy tickets online: You can buy tickets online in advance to avoid long queues and save time at the park entrance.
  • Wear comfortable clothes and shoes: Remember, you are visiting an amusement park with rides. Hence, it is important to wear clothes and shoes that allow you to enjoy them without having to worry about your attire. Also, carry a change of clothes for water rides.
  • Carry some essentials: Carry sunscreen, hats, and sunglasses to protect yourself from the sun.
  • Read the instructions: All rides have certain safety instructions specified for safe riding. Ensure that you go through them and follow them to avoid any mishaps. Also, listen to the ride operator or lifeguards.

Lastly, think about how you want to travel to the park and back. To make the most out of your trip and enjoy every moment, book a taxi from Savaari and let our drivers manage the wheel and the nagging Bangalore traffic while you enjoy the trip.

Food available inside Wonderla Bangalore

Image courtesy: madmansjourney

Wonderla Bangalore has an impressive range of multi-cuisine restaurants to tantalize your taste buds. In addition to the main restaurants, there are also snack counters and coffee shops dotted throughout the park, perfect for those in need of a quick bite or caffeine fix. Whether you prefer vegetarian or non-vegetarian fare, you’ll find plenty of options to choose from. Here are some food options at Wonderla Bangalore:

  • Chillies Restaurant – For quick bites and full-course meals
  • Courtyard Restaurant – For Indian and Oriental cuisines
  • Waves Restaurant – A multi-cuisine restaurant with a stunning view of the pool
  • Namma Pizza – For delicious pizzas
  • Park View Restaurant – For lip-smacking traditional breakfast
  • Greens Restaurant – For a range of options for vegetarian meals
  • Five Star Chicken – For delicious chicken bites

Nearby places to visit with Savaari

Nandi hills

Savaari offers hourly car rentals service that can help you explore various interesting places around Wonderla as listed below:

  • Bannerghatta National Park: A popular wildlife sanctuary that is home to tigers, lions, and other exotic animals, Bannerghatta National Park also has a butterfly park and safari park and is a must-visit for nature enthusiasts. It is located at a distance of around 35 km from Wonderla with a driving time of around 50 mins.
  • Nandi Hills: One of the most-visited weekend spots in Bangalore, Nandi Hills is known for scenic hiking trails and picturesque views. It is located at a distance of around 96 km from Wonderla with a driving time of around 2-2.5 hours.
  • Mysore: Wonderla is at a distance of around 120 km from Wonderla with a driving time of under two hours. There are many places to see in Mysore including the Mysore Palace, Brindavan Gardens, Chamundi Hill, Mysore Zoo, etc.
  • Shivanasamudra Falls: A picturesque waterfall surrounded by verdant forests, Shivanasamudra Falls is a popular tourist spot in Bangalore for trekking and photography enthusiasts. It is located at a distance of around 110 km from Wonderla with a driving time of around two hours.

Why book a Savaari to Wonderla Bangalore?

If you’re looking for a hassle-free and enjoyable day trip to Wonderla Bangalore, consider planning your journey with Savaari. Our fleet of well-maintained and comfortable vehicles ensures a smooth and safe journey, without the stress of navigating public transport or driving in traffic. Additionally, Savaari offers customized tour packages that can include visits to nearby attractions, adding an extra layer of excitement and adventure to your day trip. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to have a stress-free and memorable experience at Wonderla Bangalore, download the Savaari app today.

Last Updated on January 17, 2024 by Swati Deol

A quick summary
Wonderla Bangalore: A complete guide - Savaari
Article Name
Wonderla Bangalore: A complete guide - Savaari
Let your inner adventurer free at Wonderla Bangalore! Filled with fun and excitement with thrilling rides & water slides.
Savaari Car Rentals

About the author

A celebration of his love for India's cultural diversity, Pavitr's travels unfold new chapters of exploration with each destination. His stories are a vibrant collage of festivals, traditions, and human connections, reflecting the rich tapestry of India. Step into his narrative to experience the diverse heartbeat of India's cultures.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.