Famed for being the first live entertainment platform in India, Kingdom of Dreams or KOD is among the most loved places in Gurgaon for fun family outing. This leisure and theme park, which boasts an area of over 6 acres, is organised and run by Great Indian Nautanki Company (GINC). It offers a plethora of entertainment options for people of all ages. From theatrical shows and cultural activities to yummy food and retail therapy, the entertainment park has it all.

The moment you step inside Kingdom of Dreams, its lively atmosphere, remarkable structures and state-of-the-art technology will transport you to a different world altogether. KOD houses two international standard theatres and organises many carnivals, musical performances and theatrical shows for hours of fun and entertainment. What’s more, at the Culture Gully here, you can explore the culture, lifestyle, traditions and cuisines of 14 different Indian states in one place.

If you are planning to visit this entertainment park with your family or friends, the following information about Kingdom of Dreams location, timings, ticket price and more will come in handy.

Location

Auditorium Complex, Sridevi Road, near IFFCO Metro Station, Sector 29, Gurgaon (Gurugram), Haryana

Type

Entertainment and leisure destination

Distance from Major Transportation Hubs

Indira Gandhi International Airport, New Delhi (15 km); New Delhi Railway Station (29 km)

Timings

12:30 PM to 12:00 AM (Tuesday to Saturday)

12:00 PM to 12:00 AM (Sunday)

Closed on Mondays

Jhumroo show timings:

7:00 PM (Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday)

2:30 PM (Wednesday, Friday)

1:30 PM (Sunday)

Zangoora show timings:

2:30 PM (Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday)

7:00 PM (Wednesday, Friday)

6:00 PM (Sunday)

Wizwits show timings:

6:00 PM (Saturday)

2:00 PM (Sunday)

Time Required

5-6 hours

Entry Fee for Culture Gully

INR 600 per person

Packages (per person)

Diamond: INR 2999 (weekdays); INR 3999 (weekends)

Platinum: INR 2499 (weekdays); INR 2999 (weekends)

Gold: INR 1999 (weekdays); INR 2499 (weekends)

Silver: INR 1499 (weekdays); INR 1999 (weekends)

Bronze: INR 1249 (weekdays); INR 1499 (weekends)

Value: INR 1199 (weekdays); INR 1299 (weekends)

Economy: INR 1099 (weekdays); INR: 1199 (weekends)

Facilities

In-house restaurant, creche facility, parking area, washroom

Kingdom of Dreams ticket price is NIL for children below 4 feet in height.

Kingdom of Dreams: Prominent Attractions

1. Culture Gully

Spread over an area of 10000 square feet, Culture Gully or Culture Street is a large air-conditioned indoor space. The vibrant street showcases different traditions, cultures and cuisines of 14 Indian states and promises an unmatched experience.

From themed restaurants, live kitchens, stalls and cafes to shops selling exclusive handicrafts, home décor items, ethnic jewellery, souvenirs and other products, Culture Gully has many interesting sections to explore. Foodies are in for a treat as Culture Gully houses many eateries serving Indian, Chinese, Lebanese and other cuisines.

Culture Gully also hosts different cultural shows, folk dances, and other live performances under its dome covered indoor street. There’s an arts and crafts village, a massage centre and India Tea House and Library as well. All these make this thriving cultural space one of the best attractions in KOD.

2. Zangoora – The Gypsy Prince

Zangoora is an impressive Bollywood musical performance starring some popular actors like Hussain Kuwajerwala, Gauahar Khan, Sadanand Patil and Kashmira Irani. The story, screenplay and dialogues of this fantasy tale are written by the popular lyricist and director Javed Akhtar, while the music is composed by the famous musical trio of Shankar, Ehsan and Loy.

The brilliant story and execution of the fantasy tale of Zangoora will transport you to the fictional land of Shaktishali. The play shows how the gypsy prince Zangoora avenges his parents’ murderers and wins back his throne. This colourful and gripping musical play is held in Nautanki Mahal and is a perfect engagement for both kids and adults.

3. Jhumroo

Jhumroo is a popular live musical performance you can watch in Nautanki Mahal. This light-hearted and melodious musical comedy with 19 retro tracks of Kishore Kumar is a wonderful tribute to the celebrated singer and his rich legacy. It features an aspiring Bollywood singer named Bhola and his lady love Meena.

The huge set and unparalleled technology add a distinctive charm to this musical performance and make it a must-watch. Jhumroo is particularly popular among the elderly who can listen to some beautiful old songs and enjoy occasional punchlines too.

4. Nautanki Mahal

This 864-seat auditorium stages many Indian and international screenings, including Zangoora and Jhumroo. It is designed like a majestic palace and boasts an inbuilt matrix sound system, a hydraulic stage, automated fly bars and other state-of-the-art technologies to ensure amazing stage performances. Another impressive thing about this themed theatre is that it screens many shows in different languages. What’s more, the Maharaja Lounge inside Nautanki Mahal serves a range of delectable snacks and drinks during intervals.

5. IIFA Buzz Lounge

Located on the first floor of Culture Gully, this Bollywood-themed resto-bar is a must-visit for Indian cinema lovers. The space, which looks like a lounge, is decked with posters, props, movie costumes, Bollywood memorabilia, the IIFA Awards trophy and many more items related to Bollywood.

6. Showshaa Theatre

Showshaa is a 300-seat amphitheatre covered with a soaring tent and equipped with a high-technology sound system and superior quality video and lighting. The theatre hosts many stage shows, theatrical performances, thematic production activities and other similar events.

Things to keep in mind when visiting Kingdom of Dreams, Gurgaon

  • The basic entry ticket is inclusive of food and beverages
  • Jhumroo and Zangoora tickets are not inclusive of food and beverages
  • KOD offers group discounts on tickets
  • Photography is strictly prohibited inside Nautanki Mahal

Attractions near Kingdom of Dreams, Gurgaon

The following are some popular places to visit in Gurgaon, near Kingdom of Dreams:

  • Leisure Valley Park (210 m)
  • Oyster’s Water Park (2 km)
  • Appu Ghar (3 km)
  • HUDA Park (3 km)
  • F9 Go Karting (5 km)
  • Shri Mata Sheetla Devi Mandir (5 km)
  • Aravali Biodiversity Park (6 km)
  • Sky Jumper Trampoline Park (7 km)
  • Tau Devi Lal Park (7 km)
  • Fun N Food Village (10 km)
  • Shri Adhya Katyayani Shaktipith Mandir (14 km)

Kingdom of Dreams is the ultimate destination for you if you are looking to spend a fun-filled day with your near and dear ones. Thanks to amazing theatrical shows, entertainment activities, themed restaurants and lip-smacking Indian and international cuisines, KOD is just what you need to take a break from mundane everyday life. In case you are staying in one of the hotels in Gurgaon or Delhi, you can easily take a taxi, bus, metro train or any other suitable mode of transportation to reach this entertainment park comfortably.