A place for children to play and enjoy and a museum beside it that focues on freedom fighters and the facts related to Indian independence. Balvatika is also known as Chacha Nehru Balvatika that is a park exclusively made for children and the museum beside it is a must-visit place if you visit Balvatika.
Timing: 9am-10:15pm everyday
Location: Chacha Nehru Bal VatikaKankaria, Kankaria, Ahmedabad, Gujarat .
Entry Fees: Rs3 for Adults, Rs2 for Kids, and free entry for kids below 3 years.
Ahmedabad is a beautiful city laid with many gardens and parks and one such beautiful garden that is loved by adults and children alike is the Chacha Nehru Balvatika. Balvatika is a place which you must visit with your children if you are in Ahmedabad. The place is loved and visited by travelers and locals alike and is one of the most visited places in Ahmedabad. It has many rides and several fun activities for kids to play and indulge in. It’s not just the kids who can enjoy the place, you can also come here and bask in the stunning view of nature and the greenery of the park while basking in the serene ambiance of it. Not only the flora and the fauna, but the place also has a park tucked nicely in the corner and enhancing the beauty of the park. Keep in mind that you can enter Balvatika only if you are with a kid. Balvatika has separate kids’ area to play, a Natural History Museum, and Nabhodarshan or Kankaria Planetarium for children and adults to enjoy.
Apart from the stunning park and the children’s playground, there is also a museum known as N.H. Museum in its vicinity. N.H. Museum houses many artifacts and articles that are of significance to Indian history. You will find many photos of freedom fighters and an exclusive collection of antique coins. People who visit Balvatika also make sure to visit N.H. Museum and vice-versa. The tickets to both the park and museum are very reasonable and of the same price and it is open every day. The Balvatika park and the museum are filled with visitors all around the year and especially children come here again and again to enjoy the fun-filled rides.