Sri Venkateswara National Park

Sri Venkateswara National Park

Sri Venkateswara National Park

It is situated about 10 km from Tirupati. This sanctuary is located at Chittoor and Cudaapah districts. Its area is 506 Sq. km. Dry deciduous mixed forests with patches of moist deciduous; forests in the valleys. Some of the rare and endemic plant species like Red Sanders. Shorea talura. Shorea thumbuggia. Terminalia pallida, Sandalwood, Cycas beddomei, Syzygium alternifolium, Psilotumnudam etc., occur in this area. The animals found are Panther, Sloth bear, Sambar, and Cheetal. Mouse deer, Barking deer, Chowsingha, Wild boar, Wild dog, Hyena, Jackal, Fox, Civet cat, Jungle cat, rare and endangered golden gecko, slender loris, Indian giant squirrel, Tree shrew and Flying lizard. Accommodation is available at Tirupat, Rajampet, Talakona and Bakarapet Forest rest houses. Best season to visit throughout the year.

Getting There:

Air: Nearest airport is Tirupati.

Rail: Nearest railway station is Tirupati.

Road: 10 km from Tirupati by road.

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