As a part of the #HarithaHaram afforestation initiative, Telangana govt is developing beautiful urban forest parks. From educational tours to family outings, these parks have a lot to offer. This monsoon, do visit one of the following #TelanganaForestParks .
Mayuri Haritha Vanam is one of the largest Eco-Tourism Parks in the State. The park is known for its adventure sports & also is home for a rose garden, a herbal garden, a butterfly park, and a currency park.
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Arogya Sanjeevani Vanam is located 22 km from Hyderabad on Nagarjunasagar road. The 60-hectare park has several attractions including a children play area, cycling track, Raashi & Nakshatra Vanam, besides a watchtower.
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Gandhari Vanam is a lush green park developed in 345 acres in Mancherial Dist. It is a hub for 500 varieties of plants & has been attracting tourists from across the state & also from neighboring states like Chhattisgarh & Maharashtra.
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The Bhagyanagar Nandanavanam park at Narapally offers a 3 Km cycling track, 4 Km walking-track, an environmental education center, and a yoga shed. What stands as a special attraction is the deer park within its premises.
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In the heart of Hyderabad’s IT corridor, Telangana State Forest Development Corporation Ltd (TSFDC) has developed ‘Pala Pitta Cycling Park’, which is India’s first and only exclusive cycling zone spread over 46 acres, features two connected cycling tracks of 2.9 km length.
Shanthi Vanam Park, Medipally is a lush green forest park spread across 120 acres and has facilities such as walking-track, an open-air gym, children play area and a yoga shed.
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Kandlakoya Oxygen Park has been developed into a major urban lung space near Outer Ring Road. It features a herbal garden within its premises, apart from a walking-track, an open-air gym, and a yoga shed.
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Prasanthi Vanam Park in Dulapally was once a dump yard which has undergone an incredible transformation. Developed in 25 acres, this park is presently filled with medicinal & flower plantations; has a walking track & children play area.
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Known for its medicinally important plants, Panchavati Forest Park has a variety of species in its premises. Located in the reserve forest near Shamshabad, the park is home to a large number of peacocks and variety of birds.