Bannerghatta National Park is located at a distance of 22 km south of Bangalore. This 25,000 acre zoological park was established in 1971 and is one of the major tourist destinations of Bangalore. Ten reserve forests of Anekal Range of the Bangalore Forest Division come under this national park. One of the main attractions of Bannerghatta National Park is lion and tiger safari. The Tiger Reserve of the park has been recognized by the Forest Department of India. The other attractions of this park include its crocodile, snake farm and the Butterfly park. Read more about Bannerghatta National Park
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Tiger was sitting on a log, Leopard with a cub sitting on a tree, Elephants, gaur, sambar, malabar giant squirrel. White bellied woodpecker, crested serpent eagle, green imerial pigeons, streak throated woodpecker and crested hawk eagle. Crocodiles and Rattlesnake.
How to reach?
Nearest Airport: Bangalore
Nearest Railhead: Bangalore
Road: Bannerghatta National Park is well connected by roads. BMTC (Govt) and Private busses ply frequently between Bangalore and Bannerghatta National Park.
Nearest Towns: Bangalore
Any, bannerghatta national park provides shelter to the mammals like elephant, gaur, leopard, jackal, fox, wild pig, sloth bear, sambar, spotted deer, barking deer, common langur, bonnet macaque, porcupine and the hare
Any, bannerghatta national park also houses verity of birds like cormorants, white ibis, little green heron, grey heron, paradise flycatcher, tickell's blue flycatcher, common grey hornbill, white bellied drong, spotted owlet, collared scop's owl, mottled wood owl, eurasian eagle owl and brown fish owl