Karachi is located on the coast of Arabian Sea and as a result, the city has a relatively mild climate and it never witnessed snow fall in past but this January, the Karachiites are observing snow fall and -10 centigrade temperature in Winterland.
Karachi and its residents are going through a really freezing experience they have never been within the city limits, usually karachiites travel to the northern area of Pakistan for enjoying extreme cold and snow fall.
But this winter, an indoor snow theme park named Winterland, where citizens can experience frost cold winter and snowfall.
Winterland open its gate for the public today on 4th January, and it becomes the buzz of the town in a single day.
The snow Park is first of its kind in Pakistan that offers its visitors a chance to enjoy live snowfall in -10 degree centigrade temperature and also offers number of other winter-themed activities.
Snow theme park is suitable for all age groups and people can enjoy it without any discrimination.
Furthermore, the snow themed park is set-up inside the historic and eye catching Pakistan Air Force (PAF) Museum situated at Shahrah-e-Faisal, road well connected to entire city making it easily accessible from all area of Karachi.
What is Winterland?
According to the winterland administration itself, it is an unrivaled destination for snowy fun, food, activities, and fantasy.
Ditch those flip-flops and get ready to be immersed in a year-round, climate-controlled environment with 100% real snow and cool activities!.
From Ice Rinks to Ice Billiards, Bend Slides and Sculptures; we are revolutionizing the indoor game having something for every age group.
Taking pride in providing safety precautions very seriously, our experienced and enthusiastic team are here to make your indoor snow time fun and safe.
Our goal is to enthrall our guests with a marvelous view of never seen snow in the city because, at Winterland, every day is a snow day!
Activities at Winterland
Here is a list of major attractions you can enjoy at Winterland.
- Ice play area
- Live snowfall
- Ice slides
- Ice sculptures
- Merry snow round
- Ice air hockey
- Bumper cars
The enchanting experience is not only limited to snow and freezing weather but it includes several other activities;
Snow is the main attraction in this theme park and most of the people visiting winterland will experience snowfall first time in their life.
You must have experienced slides in your childhood but sliding on an ice made slide will be an entire different experience.
Mesmerizing snow made sculpture will really made your day and will add lots of pictures in your cellphone for Instagram.
Merry go round is history now, it’s time for merry snow round.
Ice Air hockey is a real chilling experience in this arena you don’t want to miss!
Last but not least! It’s a bumper car, this is something you really love to do.
If you haven’t plan your trip yet, put on some really warm clothes and head over to Winterland to experience snowfall in Karachi for the very first time.
Winterland Ticket Prices and Timings
Winterland will be open 7 days a week and visitors will be able to enjoy all of the activities at Winterland after purchasing their ticket and in each ticket you will experience 60-minute long frozen sensation.
The first indoor snow park in Karachi, open its doors to the public today on January 4th.
Timings: Monday – Sunday 2:00 PM to 10:00
The ice chilling sensation starts its first session at 3:00 PM and the last session ends at 11:00 PM. Each session is an hour-long.
Winterland Location: Pakistan Air Force Museum, near Gate 4, Shahrah-e-Faisal, Faisal Cantt., Karachi.
Want to Book Winterland Tickets?
The tickets for Winterland must be booked online in advance
Regular Ticket Price: PKR 2,000 (including all activities + hooded jacket + gloves)
Winterland is also providing an early bird discounted Introductory Ticket Price: PKR 1,500 (including all activities + hooded jacket + gloves).
Important thing to remember is, all tickets must be booked online and cannot be purchased on arrival.
Also, all ticket-holders must report to the booking office at least 10 minutes before their session is due to start.
Who will get free feast?
Children younger than 2 years of age and senior citizens are allowed to enter Winterland in Karachi free of charge.
As for the jacket and other rental accessories, please note that they are subject to availability, according to the official website.
Therefore, make sure to bundle up before visiting this winter wonderland in Karachi for some snowy fun.
Although Winterland will provide rental jackets and accessories to the visitors, make sure to put on some sweaters before visiting the winter-themed snow park.
WINTERLAND CONTACT DETAILS
You can either call 021-111 946 837 (WINTER) or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org for booking details and other queries.
WINTERLAND SAFETY RULES AND GUIDELINES
For the comfort and safety of the visitors, the management of the snow park in Karachi has introduced some rules;
All ticket-holders must be wearing long trousers and socks. Given the sub-zero temperature inside the winter wonderland in Karachi, it is compulsory to wear warm clothing.
Pregnant women as well as children and adults suffering from a cold, allergies or any other medical condition, have been advised not to enter the snow chambers.
Visitors are strictly prohibited from bringing eatables, cigarettes, firearms, inflammable objects and weapons of any sort inside the park.
It is important to mention that in case of an emergency, first aid service will be available at the venue.