The Sagar Group of Companies was founded in 1950 by Late Dr Ramanand Sagar, the prolific film-maker, writer and producer who gave the world masterpieces like the Ramayana (which is estimated to have been seen by 650 million people worldwide); Shri Krishna and super hit family-oriented movies like Aankhen, Arzoo and Geet.
The Sagar ‘Parivar’ ventured into the hospitality business in the early nineties with their flagship property called Sagar Tourist Resort in the Himalayan town of Manali in Himachal Pradesh in the year 1987. This was followed shortly with a heritage property, called Sagar Ganga Resort, on the banks of the Holy Ganga, in the popular pilgrimage destination Haridwar in Uttarakhand. The plan of location of their hotels and properties is parallel to the philosophy of the Sagar group as it has strong links with Indian culture.
The third property, called Sagar World is the first of the nine projects planned under the umbrella of the Sagar Group of Companies in Sagar Theme Parks Pvt. Ltd. The big picture is to accomplish a chain of spiritual and mythological theme parks all over India and the world with the brand equity of the Sagar Group whose founder was Late Dr Ramanand Sagar.
Manali, at the northern end of the Kullu Valley in Himachal Pradesh, is a hill station situated at a height of 2050 metres (6398 ft) in the Himalayas. It is a popular tourist spot for Indians and foreigners throughout the year with a cooler weather to run to in the summer and a magical snow covered place in winter.The Sagar Resort-Manali is conveniently located at a distance of 1 km from the centre of town The Mall; in an extremely picturesque location is an ideal place to plan a family holiday as well as a business meeting or corporate conference. At the Sagar Resort in Manali, the breath-taking beauty that surrounds you will surely appeal to your aesthetic sensibility and allow you to enjoy the exhilarating experience of living amidst high mountains, silent snows, gurgling brooks and fruit laden orchards.The resort is with 50 spacious rooms each one with a spectacular view of the valley. The rooms are furnished with wall to wall carpets, a telephone, and bathrooms with bathtubs and for your entertainment, a satellite TV. The services include the business centre with spacious Conference Rooms, 24 hour Coffee shop, delicious meals from Mughlai to Chinese and Continental, Indoor games like Table Tennis, Billiards and Badminton for Recreation.
Sagar Ganga Resort-Haridwar
Haridwar is situated at the base of the Shivalik hills, where the Ganga, races down from the mighty Himalayas meeting the plains. Haridwar literally is 'The gateway to the Gods'. It is one of the places where the Kumbh Mela, one of the largest congregations in the world is held periodically. Haridwar is also one of India’s Moksapuris- Seven Sacred Cities, where moksha or spiritual liberation may be attained more easily. Hindus bring the ashes of their departed family members here to ensure their salvation. An extensive ritual is performed then called the “Pind Daan” by a priest. Lord Vishnu is said to have left his footprints on one of the banks of Haridwar, which is now called Har-ki-Pauri, a spot that is constantly washed by the waves of the Holy Ganga.
The Sagar Ganga Resort is located right on the banks of the holiest of all the rivers, Ganga, so whether you are awake or asleep, resting or eating you are by the vicinity of the river. It is just one kilometer from Haridwar railway station and 1.5 km from Har-ki-pauri, the most sacred spot of this holy town.The tastefully and elegantly designed rooms have a captivating view of the charming landscape, with Ganga and its Ghats in extreme close up and a panoramic view of the mountain ranges. Although pilgrimage may be the purpose of your visit, we do realize the need for comfort and modern amenities so each room has running hot and cold water, cable television and telephone. The Sagar Ganga resort has a residing experience of royalty, as it is acquired from the erstwhile Maharaja of Nepal. It is, therefore, an exclusive heritage property, small and special and exclusive like a boutique hotel.
The services offered are Travel Assistant, Doctor on call, Pick and Transportation from Delhi, Sight Seeing in and round Haridwar, hall for Meditation classes, private bathing Ghat to name the few.
Sagar World Theme Park- Karjat
The Sagar World project is under construction at Karjat, on the outskirts of Navi Mumbai with a total of 110 rooms (2-star Motel and Café plus a 4-star Resort and Health Spa) This location is chosen to service the sprawling Sagar World Mythological Theme Park based on the legendary and super hit software library of the Sagar Family like Ramayan, Shri Krishna and other historical and mythological stories from Indian history and culture. This project will encompass a total area of over 20 acres of land.
Business area of the company:
Sagar Ganga Resort
Future plan :
Sagar World Theme Park
The Sagar World project is the first of the 9 projects planned under the umbrella of the Sagar Group of Companies in Sagar Theme Parks Pvt. Ltd. The big picture is to accomplish a chain of spiritual and mythological theme parks all over India and the world with the brand equity of the Sagar serials and the founder of the group Late Dr. Ramanand Sagar. The Sagar serials like the Ramayana have been seen by millions of people all over the world and the Sagar Family is the pioneer in the space of historical and mythological programming on Indian television.
The project is being planned in phases. The first phase of the project is a 3-star hotel of 40 rooms + a 2-star hotel with 20 rooms and a film canteen catering to the immediate needs of the upcoming Sagar-NDTV Film City on 30 acres of land on the outskirts of Navi Mumbai just opposite the Sagar World project.The second phase will consists of a 4-star hotel and resort with 50 rooms spread over 10 acres of land catering to a higher end crowd of the film city and from Mumbai city the resort will have an artificial beach, two conference halls, two restaurants (film caf), health club, spa and a bar.
The third phase will be the theme park area spread on another 10 acres of land alongside the hotel blocks consisting of animated mythological rides from the famous serials like Ramayan, Shri Krishna, Ganga, Vikram Aur Betal and more recently Sai Baba and Prithvi Raj Chauhan. This phase will also include amphi-theatres for live performances, food courts serving Ayurvedic food, One-Stop-Shops selling spiritual items, Miniature Temples of India etc. Also as newer serials and films are churned out at the nearby Sagar-NDTV Film City, the sets of those can double as attractions for the theme park could incorporate those themes into rides.Once it has been popularized this concept can be franchised all over India and eventually all over the world in pockets where there is large Indian population base and/or interest in Indian culture and spiritual knowledge like Bali, Los Angeles, London, etc.