Black Thunder is an amusement and theme-based park that is situated in Mettupalayam and is about 40 km from the city of Coimbatore. The amusement park has been built on an area of about 75 acres and is huge and spacious. There are 49 thrilling and fun-filled rides in the park. The most popular rides are the Wild River Ride and the Surf Hill.
Within the premises of the park is a hotel and one can even use the hotel for night stay. Many people prefer staying in the park because they not only want to enjoy the rides but also take in the scenic atmosphere of the park.
The park has been built on the foothills of the Nilgiris and offers a panoramic view of the Nilgiris as well as the tea and coffee plantations on these hills that add to the beauty of the environs. Entry fee for the park is 450 INR for adults above 10 years and 400 for children below 10.