We all are inspired by the celluloid world; well at least most of us are in one way or the other. Taking this inspiration, charm and enigma to an all new level is the Ramoji Film City near Hyderabad.
Spread over a sprawling 1666 acre, the Ramoji film city is the largest integrated film city in the world. Yes, it has been certified by the Guinness World Records as the largest film studio complex of the world.
History of Ramoji Film City
First things first – the Ramoji film city is the largest film studio till date. Famous film producer, Ramoji Rao, who is also the head of the Ramoji group, is the man behind this great tourist and recreation attraction.
He opened this facility for tourists in 1996 and the rest as they say is history. The idea of Ramoji film city was the brainchild of the Group's association with Indian cinema courtesy Usha Kiran Movies.
About Ramoji Film City
It was set up in 1996 and ever since it has been one of the most popular tourist attractions of Hyderabad city.
Each year the studio attracts over a million tourists from all over the country and world.
The complex has restaurants, guest houses and hotels to accommodate artists, technicians and visitors.
The complex has some luxurious hotels that offer great holiday packages ensuring your comfort. A special visitor’s coach shuttles tourists around the various studios and sites on a guided tours.
From film sets to gardens, streets and lakes, Ramoji film city has a lot to offer. It is a magical world and gives the visitors a chance to have an up close experience of film making. The guided tour is one thing that needs to be experienced.
A plethora of films in Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada, Gujarati, Bengali, Oriya, Bhojpuri and even English are shot in the numerous studios of Ramoi film city every year.
Another attraction that is loved greatly by the visitors is the Ramoji tower which gives the bird’s eye view of the entire film city. ‘Movie Magic’ is a short film show that visitors enjoy.
In addition to all of these, Ramoji fim city is a great venue for theme weddings. From engagement to wedding – one can have a fairy tale like wedding at the venue.
Walk onto the path of your new life with a smile, the film city offers great deals on honeymoon packages as well. So for all the love birds, this is the perfect place to give your love life the filmy flavour.
How to Reach Ramoji Film City
Ramoji film city is located near Hayathnagar and Peddamberpet in Ranga Reddy District near Hyderabad city. It can be easily reached through an hour long drive from Hyderabad city on the Vijaywada national highway.
Since it is such a popular tourist attraction, it is well connected with public transport. You can reach Ramoji film city via buses, cabs or private vehicles very easily.
Ramoji Film City Packages
Ramoji film city offers various kinds of packages like general day tour, honeymoon package, corporate package etc. You can choose a package depending upon your needs and requirements. For the ease of tourists the packages are now available through online bookings as well.
Sales & Marketing Office, Ramoji Film City, # 6-3-569/3, Eenadu Complex, Somajiguda, Hyderabad – 500 082. Telangana State