Fun means different things to different people. For some, screaming their lungs at amusement parks or splashing around in water parks embodies the ultimate fun, while for some others, fun means adventurous games and activities, trekking or hiking. Again, there are people who love to watch movies or go shopping to enjoy a fun-filled day. If you are traveling to Indore, alone or with your family or friends, you can do all these and more here.

Already planned a trip and booked your rooms in one of the best hotels in Indore? Here’s to you a comprehensive list of the fun things to do in Indore.

1. Have Fun at the Water Parks and Amusement Parks in Indore

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Indore is a city that doesn’t score pretty high on the climate front. The place can get really hot and humid, especially during the months of summer. This, however, shouldn’t stop you from having fun because the amusement and water parks in Indore will allow you to beat the scorching heat. Amazing wave pools and thrilling water slides and rides, together with mouthwatering food, make these places a hot favorite of travelers. Here are our suggestions:

Crescent Water and Amusement Park

  • Location: Gram Jamniya, Khurd Kapmle Road
  • Timings: 10:00 am to 6:00 pm; every day
  • Tickets: ₹350 per person (water park + amusement park)

Mayank Blue Water Park

  • Location: Indore Bypass Road
  • Timings: 11:00 am to 7:00 pm; every day
  • Tickets: ₹ 250 (adults); ₹ 150 (kids)

Shell City Water Park

  • Location: Khandwa Road
  • Timings: 10:00 am to 8:30 pm; every day
  • Tickets: ₹ 250 onwards

Read our blog on the amusement and water parks in Indore to know more about the rides, slides, and facilities at these places. 

3. Get Adventurous at Safari Activity Park

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How about spending some fun moments with your family or friends, engaging in adventurous activities and outdoor games in a safe and controlled environment? Make your way to Safari Activity Park, one of the most popular outing spots in Indore. The park offers different packages for families, youngsters, kids, and corporate groups, which include a thrilling range of activities like artificial wall climbing, mud run, splash pool, rain dance, rope activities, and campfire. 

  • Location: MSJ Estate, Lasudia Parmar, Dakachya
  • Timings: 9:00 am to 6:00 pm; every day
  • Entry fee: ₹ 325 per person

3. Go on a Hike to Janapav Temple

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A trip to a temple doesn’t usually count as a fun activity, but Janapav Temple is an exception. Located on top of the second highest point in the Malwa region, Janapav Hill is certainly one of the best places to visit while on a trip to Indore. The shrine offers breathtaking views of its surroundings, winding routes, and dense forests. No wonder, a trek to this temple is counted among the adventurous things to do in Indore.

  • Location: Mumbai – Indore Highway
  • Distance: 45 km (approx.)

4. Challenge yourself at Mystery Rooms

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Fancy playing a detective or an elite member of a bomb squad, trying to diffuse a bomb and save many lives? Well, the Mystery Rooms in Indore is where all such fantasies come true. The place offers the ultimate live escape adventure through a number of games, including the Hurt Locker, Lockout, Abduction, and Cabin in the Woods, among others. You will be locked inside a room and will get 60 minutes to escape from it using logic, finding hints, and solving puzzles. Mystery Rooms makes for a great destination to visit with your group of friends. In fact, the larger the group, the better! 

  • Location: Satya Sai Square Vijay Nagar
  • Timings: 11:00 am to 11:00 pm; every day
  • Tickets: Mission for 2 – ₹ 900 per person (weekdays); ₹ 1000 per person (weekends)Mission for 3 – ₹ 800 per person (weekdays); ₹ 900 per person (weekends)Mission for 4 – ₹700 per person (weekdays); ₹800 per person (weekends)Mission for 5 or more – ₹600 per person (weekdays); ₹800 per person (weekends)

5. Go Gaming at Funplex Game Zone

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Have a thing for gaming? Don’t forget to visit Funplex Game Zone. With an entertaining variety of escape games, arcade games, VR games, bowling, laser tag, and other activities, it is the best such place in town that offers non-stop fun. Want to enhance the fun factor? Combine your gaming session with some soulful shopping and binge-eating at the outlets and eateries around. 

  • Location: Treasure Island Mall, MG Road
  • Timings: 11:00 am to 11:00 pm; every day

6. Watch Cricket at Holkar Stadium

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Whether you are a hardcore cricket fan (or not), you can include Holkar Stadium in your list of must-visit places. Located in the center of the city, the stadium periodically hosts cricket matches. Check if there are any matches happening at the stadium while you are visiting Indore and if there is one, grab your tickets without thinking twice. 

  • Location: Race Course Road

7. Enjoy Indore’s Best Street Food

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If food isn’t fun, what is? The city of Indore is known for a wide variety of mouthwatering delicacies, both sweet and savory, such as Khopra Patties, Poha, Jalebis, Khichadi and Malpua. You will find all these and more in Sarafa Bazar and Chappan Dukan, two of the most popular food streets in the city. These streets, which are counted among the top 10 places to visit in Indore, are open till late night hours to cater to your midnight cravings. Here are the details: 

Sarafa Bazar

  • What to try: Ratalu, Rabri, Sabudana Khichdi, Chole-Tikiya, , Garadu, Bhutte Ka Kees, Kulfi, Khopra Patties
  • Timings: 09:00 pm to 01:00 am; every day

Chappan Dukan

  • What to try: Jodhpuri Kachori, Shikanji, Poha-Jalebi (also known as Indori Poha), Dahi Puri, Egg Rolls, Pani Puri, Mutton Burgers, Paan and Gond Ke Laddu
  • Timings: 08:00 am to 11:00 pm; every day

Want more? You can go on a gastronomic tour and tantalize your palate with the best of local flavors at the restaurants in Indore

8. Go Boating at Pipliyapala Regional Park

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This regional park in Indore, located along the banks of Pipliyapala Lake, is another destination for fun seekers. You can take a boat ride here in paddle boats and speedboats. Want to add more fun to your evening? Head to Malwa Queen, a mini-cruise restaurant at the park, and drift through the waters while munching on some delicious food. Other attractions at the park include an amphitheater, artists’ village, fast food zones, mist fountains, musical fountains, and Mughal and French gardens among others. 

  • Location: Near Choithram Square
  • Timings: 11:00 am to 9:00 pm; every day
  • Entry fee: ₹ 25 (adults); ₹ 10 (kids)

9. Engage in Wildlife Spotting at Ralamandal Wildlife Sanctuary

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A trip to Ralamandal Wildlife Sanctuary is listed among the recommended things to do in Indore, especially for nature lovers. You not only get to enjoy some tranquil moments, away from the hustle and bustle of the city, but also can spot wild animals in close quarters. The sanctuary is also a hot favorite among adventure seekers as it offers a thrilling range of activities, such as cycling, trekking, and camel riding.

  • Location: Mirjapur
  • Timings: 9:00 am to 6:00 pm; every day
  • Entry fee: ₹ 60

10. Spend an Evening at Chokhi Dhani

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How about visiting a place where you can tickle your taste buds with amazing Rajasthani flavors and also have fun with some cultural activities? Yes, we are talking about Chokhi Dhani, a village-themed resort that celebrates Rajasthani culture in every way possible. Here, you can treat yourself to a plate of authentic Dal-Baati-Churma and other delicacies. That’s not all! You can also engage in a wide range of fun activities, such as camel rides, magic performances, folk art shows, and the like. 

  • Location: Khandwa Road
  • Timings: 11:00 am to 11:00 pm; every day

11. Party the Night Away at Indore’s Best Pubs and Night Clubs

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Parties, pubs, and dancefloors are probably not the first things you would associate with Indore. But, the city does have places where you can experience nightlife in all its effervescence. Here’s our pick of the best pubs and night clubs in Indore where fun gets a new meaning.

Trance the Pub

  • Location: Gemini Mall, Vijay Nagar
  • Timings: 12:00 pm to 11:30 pm; every day

Ethyl Bar

  • Location: Radisson Blu Hotel, Vijay Nagar
  • Timings: 11:00 am to 11:30 pm; every day

Sky Blue Sports Bar

  • Location: C21 Mall, Vijay Nagar
  • Timings: 11:00 am to 12:00 am; every day

OPM Bar and Lounge

  • Location: Infiniti Hotel, Vijay Nagar
  • Timings: 6:30 pm to 11:00 pm; every day

Quorum

  • Location: Sayaji Hotel, Vijay Nagar
  • Timings:

           6:00 pm to 11:30 pm (Sunday to Friday)

           6:00 pm to 2:00 am (Saturdays)

Bollywood Theka

  • Location: Infiniti Hotel, Vijay Nagar
  • Timings: 11:00 am to 12:00 am; every day

When it comes to fun, adventure, and entertainment, Indore will exceed your expectations with an array of options. So, plan your trip, try these and more, and have oodles of fun.