Ramoji Film City
Ramoji Film City Hyderabad: Located at a distance of 30 km from the city of Hyderabad, Ramoji Film City is on the NH-9. Established in the year of 1996, Ramoji Film City is one of the most popular sightseeing places of Hyderabad. Ramoji Rao, the eminent Telugu film producer wanted to build a studio similar to that of Hollywood. He established the Film city with the help of art director Nitish Roy.
One of the largest and glamorous film studios in the world, Ramoji Film City has also place in the Guinness Book of World Records. Spread across an area of almost 2500 acres, it is one of the major film making facility of the country offering everything related to pre and post film production. The architecture of the studio and the wide range of settings makes it one of the favourite spot for many film makers.
With a capacity to accommodate close to 50 film units at the same time, Ramoji Film City offers umpteen numbers of film sets such as London Street, Hollywood sign, Japanese gardens, airport, hospital, etc. , landscapes and buildings as well as laboratories.
The self sufficient film city with its facilities and setting is enough to make a complete movie. The place makes for an amazing sightseeing places catering to each and everyone. For those looking for accommodation, Film city offers various accommodation options that one can choose from. These include Sitara Luxury Hotel, Tara Hotel, Sahara A/c shared accommodation, Shantiniketan Economy Accommodation, Greens Inn Economy Accommodation and Vasundhara Villa.
Timings of Ramoji Film City
One can visit Ramoji film city is from 9.00 am – 5.30 pm. On an average, the film city sees almost 10,000 visitors on usual days. There are various bus services operating from the main city to the Ramoji. Once at the film city, you can take vintage buses providing visitors a ride of area.
Best time to visit Ramoji Film City
The best time to visit Ramoji Film City is during winter months from October to February as the weather is quite pleasant during that time. It is advisable not to visit Ramoji Film City during summer as Hyderabad gets very hot during summer months.