Set a wildlife expedition to Bannerghatta National Park. It treasure trove to exotic wildlife species and great variety of flora species. The huge trees here provide shade to all the inhabitants of the park.
Bannerghatta National Park is haven to wide range of animal species. Wildlife lovers can spot fauna species like lion, leopard, bison, elephants, sambar, spotted bear, chital, barking deer, bonnet macaque, porcupine, common langur, hare, sloth bear, monitor lizards and many more. Snakes like cobras, Russell vipers, kraits and pythons can also be seen crawling on flat surfaces and branches of trees.
Bannerghatta National Park is home to rich avian population including white ibis, cormorants, grey heron, green heron, paradise flycatchers, common grey hornbill, tickell's blue flycatcher, spotted owlet, white bellied, mottled wood owl, collared scop's owl, brown fish owl and Eurasian eagle owl.
Bannerghatta National Park consists of diverse variety of flora species. It is mostly covered with moist covered with moist deciduous forest and other trees like sandal, Anogeissus latifolia, Grewn tilaefolia, Terminalia, neem, Shorea talura, tamarind, jalari, Santalum album, Emblica officinalis, Eucalyptus, Bauhinia purpurea, bamboos and many more.
Bannerghatta National Park comprises of National Park, an Aquarium, Children's Park, Crocodile Farm, Snake Park, Museum and a Zoo.
Activities in Bannerghatta National Park
It is a thrilling experience to undertake elephant safari and spot other exotic wildlife species. Sit on a back of this giant mammal and enjoy seeing varied bird species with your binoculars.
Apart from thrilling yourself with wildlife safari also explore the fascinating trekking routes in Hajjamana Kallu and Mirza Hill.
Accommodation at Bannerghatta National Park
Wildlife buffs can have an exclusive experience of staying at Nature camps. Enjoy the barbecue and comfortable stay with minimum required amenities and facilities available in the camp.
How to Get There
The nearest airport from park is Bangalore
The nearest railhead from Bannerghatta National Park is at Bangalore
KSRTC buses ply daily from Bangalore to Bannerghatta.
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