Essel World has a special place in the hearts of
Mumbaikars and also people across the country. This is beacuse it is
the oldest amusement park in the city. Many people from contemporary
age have grown alongwith Essel World. Though being one of the first
amusement park, it is new in style and concept. Essel world is an
international-style theme park and amusement park that has defined
the parameters of modern fun. It constantly adopts new progressive
technologies to redefine itself.
Located just a few kilometres outside city limits at Gorai, it is
situated on a green landscaped, island on an area of 64 acres. It
can be reached by ferry from Gorai creek or Marve beach. Alternately
one can drive down by Western Express Highway, take the Bhayender
turn and reach Gorai Island.
EsselWorld offers over thirty four thrilling and scintilllating
rides, games and amusements. Exorbitant entrance fees in itself acts
as a deterant to over-crowding. The place offers low budget monsoon
packages and special deals on weekands. Different recreational
options in Essel World include the standard roller coaster and
adventure themes, plus a water world section where kids can
literally run amok.