Mahavir Harina Vanasthali National Park is a deer national park situated in Vanasthalipuram, Hyderabad, Telangana, India. It is spread more than 3,758 acres. It is the biggest green lung space in the city of Hyderabad.
The recreation center was named after Mahavir, a Jain holy person, in recognition of his 2500th nirvan commemoration in the year 1975. The spot where the recreation center is found was previously a private chasing ground for the Nizam, leaders of Hyderabad. A deer park was set up so as to save this valuable legacy and restore it.
Creatures living in this national park incorporate a couple of hundred blackbucks (the state creature of Andhra Pradesh), porcupines, water screens, short-toed hawks, Indian lake herons, egrets, kingfishers, cormorants and a few other winged creature species.
Mahavira Harina Vanasthali is situated in the edges of Hyderabad, on Hyderabad – Vijayawada street. It is effortlessly congenial from the city. The recreation center is kept up by the TS Forest Department. Guided visits are accessible inside the recreation center. There is a section expense for individuals who wish to enter the recreation center by safari vehicle to see the creatures.
Address: Vanasthalipuram, Hyderabad, Telangana 500070
Area: 14.59 km²