Nova Nicolândia is a big theme park which is located in the heart of Brasilia city. Nova Nicolândia was born from the dream of a man who always wanted to bring joy to people named Seu Nico. The theme park was first opened on October 12, 1978 with wide variety of attractions provided for infant to family. Inside the theme park, there are more than 25 attractions that you can play with all your family.
An Exciting Tour in Nova Nicolândia
1. Ferris Wheel
When you put your first step in Nova Nicolândia, you will easily spot its big ferris wheel. The Ferris Wheel in Nova Nicolândia is located in the center of the park. To ride on the ferris wheel, you need to have the height of minimum 1,30 meters. With more than 25 carts, the ferris wheel can accomodate around 50 people in one ride. For children who haven't reached the height of 1,30 metres, they will still be able to ride on the ferris wheel accompanied by their parents. Take the ride on the 8 meters ferris wheel and let yourself enjoy the best view of Nova Nicolândia from above.
2. Pirate Ship
Are you a fan of rides that drawns adrenaline? This ride must be the first thing that you will ride in Nova Nicolândia. The Pirate Ship in Nova Nicolândia is located near the Carousel. To ride on the Pirate Ship, you need to be in the height of minimum 1,10 meters. With its brown color like a real pirate ship, your ride on it will make you feel like you are on the sea. Make sure to put on your seatbelt before the ride started and feel your adrenaline being taken in this ride.
3. Grand Prix
Grand Prix in Nova Nicolândia is basically a car ride which will allows you to race with other people. To ride on the car in Grand Prix, children need to be in the height of more than 1,20 meters. Grand Prix is located in the indoor zone, behind the ferris wheel. Children with the height of 0,80 m to 1,20 m are also allowed to ride on Grand Prix but accompanied by the parents.
Feeling so sure that you are not afraid of ghost? Then test yourself inside Spook. Spook is a haunted house in Nova Nicolândia which is located near the indoor zone. Spook has the architecture of old buildings in the 19th century. Dominated with the black and grey color, Spook will look very scary. To go inside Spook, children needs to be in the height of 1,3 m. Children with the height of 0,8 m to 1,2 m are also allowed to go inside accompanied by parents.
Wanted to take your children to a very safe attration? The Fishing attraction is the perfect place. Here, children will be required to take as many fish as they can. They also need to take some fish which worth more points than the others. After they are done, give the fish to the guard and the guard will pick a gift which has the point matches with the fish point.
How to Get Tickets?
If you are planning to visit Nova Nicolândia, it is very recommended to buy the ticket online from the park's official website. There are three types of ticket that you can choose. They are passport for Black Friday that is valid for November 22-23 that costs 15,9 real, passport for 5th-6th which costs 25,9 real, and also passport for Saturday, Sunday, and Holiday that costs for 35,9 real. After you choose your ticket, make sure to print the code and validate it in the park office.
How To Get Around?
To have some tour around Nova Nicolândia it is best to go on foot because you will have indoor and outdoor tour and you will also get to move to another place in a fast pace.
What Should I Wear?
To have some tour around, there is no fixed dress code that you need to follow. Just wear something that is comfortable for you to move around like shorts and t-shirts. Also, wear comfortable shoes so that you can walk around the complex in comfort.
Best Time to Visit
Nova Nicolândia which is located in Brazil has the climate called tropical savanna. It is very recommended to visit Nova Nicolândia in between April, May, and October since the weather will not be too hot and the rain also is not falling at that time.
Will I Need a Guide?
No, everything is easy and you can find everything on this side.
How To Get There?
If you are planning to visit Nova Nicolândia, it is very recommended to go by bus. The bus will depart from W3 Sul station in the center of Brasilia and the ride will take around 40 minutes. The ticket for the bus will cost around 7 to 8 real. If you are traveling alone, it is also recommended to go to Zoologico de Brasilia by bicycle. The ride will take around 30 minutes from Brasilia via W1 Sul.
There are so many attractions other than what have stated above, make sure to check the minimum heights of each attraction so that you can choose the best attractions to ride with your family.