MRUGAVANI NATIONAL PARK (CHILKUR)
SANCTUARIES
NATIONAL PARKS

LOCATION & AREA  : Moinabad Mandal near Hyderabad City. Area 3.60 Sq. Kms.
UNIQUENESS: A unique urban forest Eco-System supporting large ungulates likes Cheetal, Sambar, Wild Boars etc. presents the visitors a true experience of wilderness.
FLORA: Southern tropical dry deciduous forests. The topography is undulating with rocky exposures of the Deccan trap formation. The park is endowed with the last vestiges of the endemic flora of Hyderabad with species like Teak, Bamboo, Sandal, Picus, Palas, Rela.
FAUNA: An urban refuge for large ungulates like Panther, Cheetal, Sambar, Wild Boar, Jungle Cat, Civet Cat, Mongoose, Monitor Lizard, Python, Russell’s Viper, Cobra, Grey Partridge, Quail, and Butterflies.
ACCESSIBILITY: 25 Kms. by road from Hyderabad.
ACCOMMODATION  : Cottages and Tents in the Park.
SEASON :    Round the year


 

CONTACT : Divisional Forest Officer, (Wildlife Management), Hyderabad. Phone:- 040-23607663,Forest Range Officer, Mrugavani National Park, Chilkur,Phone:- 923-235135