SRI VENKATESHWARA NATIONAL PARK

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Location: Rajampet Of Cuddapah District And Chandragiri And Bailapadu Of Chittoor District, Andhra Pradesh
Area: 353-sq-kms
Best Time To Visit: Round the year

Sri Venkateshwara (also spelt as Venkateswara) National Park is located in Rajampet of Cuddapah district and Chandragiri and Bailapadu of Chittoor district of Andhra Pradesh. It is the third best zoo in AP, just after Nehru Zoological Park in Hyderabad and Vishakhapatnam.

Ducks, Sri Venkateshwara National Park,  Andhra PradeshIt is a part of the Sri Venkateshwara wild life sanctuary and extends over an area of 353-sq-kms. Tirupati is the abode of Lord Venkateswara and has daily visitation of about 40,000 people. Park is developed with a spiritual theme - arrival of the auspicious elephant calf (rescued from cyclone) called "Venkanna".

Tourists can find at the entrance the incarnations of Almighty ('Matsya', 'Kurma', 'Varaha' and 'Narasimha Avataras') that provide an opening to the new theme of the park.

Prime Attractions
The main attractions of this park are 'Mayuravan' (the house for enchanting peafowl), 'Mrugavani' (the house for herbivores), 'Vrukavihar' (Living place for smaller carnivores), along with parakeets, manias, ducks, geese and a variety of other birds like flamingos, swans, pelicans, raptors etc. Tourists can reach this place by road from Tirupati.

HOW TO GET THERE

Rail & Road: Tirupati being the most famous pilgrim centre is well connected by rail and road. For city transportation taxis, autos and city buses are available.

WHERE TO STAY

Hotel accommodation is available at Tirupati .



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