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INDRODA NATURE PARK :

               A nature education and awareness centre

Indroda Nature Park (INP) is spread over an area of about 400 ha in Gandhinagar- the capital city of Gujarat. The Park is divided into two parts on the banks of river Sabarmati. The western part is known as Indroda Nature Park and the eastern part of the river Sabarmati is known as Wilderness Park.

The Indroda Nature Park is open for public from Tuesday to Sunday, 0800 hrs to 1800 hrs.

Entry Fees of Indroda Nature Park

Entry Fees for Visitors

1 Up to 5 Years Free
2 5 - 12 Years 10.00
3 Above 12 years 20.00
4 Students from Schools / Colleges / Teachers [Institution Group Programme] 5.00
5 Physically disabled  Free
6 Institutional / General / Members of GEER Foundation Free

Entry Fees for Vehicles [Up to Parking Place]

1 Two Wheeler- Scooter / Bike / Moped etc.  per vehicle 10.00
2 Light M.Vs [Car etc.] per vehicle 20.00
3 Heavy Vehicle- Luxury Bus, Truck etc. (from schools / colleges etc.) 60.00
4 Heavy Vehicle- Luxury Bus, Truck etc. - Private 80.00

Entry Fees for Film shooting

1 First Four Hours per Day 4000.00
2 More than four Hours per Day 8000.00

The above rates are with effects from 06/06/2009.

The schools / colleges coming for the educational purposes should submit an official letter with the list of students.

 

ZOO AT INDRODA NATURE PARK (INP ZOO)

    The zoo at INP has animals like leopard, spotted deer, sambar, bluebull, blackbuck, chinkara, jackal, four-horned antelope, crocodile, porcupine, about 180 birds (42 species of birds in the aviary). The Park has about 65 birds which build their nests every year in the wilderness of the park. In the snake park, there are number of venomous and non-venomous snakes.

Skeletons of sea mammals

     The skeletons of two blue whales (an adult and a juvenile), one dolphin and a dugong have been displayed with detailed interpretation. The fossils of a large number of sea animals have also been displayed.

BOTANICAL GARDEN

     The botanical garden at INP has an arboretum with 300 tree species of different agro-climatic zones of Gujarat, a green house with a number of plants under controlled humid conditions, a cactii house having 200 species of cactii and a medicinal plant garden with 250 medicinal plant species.

       Development of botanical garden is going on at present and the herb, shrub and climber species that are found in Gujarat are collected and planted in the extended portion of the botanical garden.

 

DINOSAUR AND FOSSIL PARK AT INP

KALRAV ENCLAVE
  VOLUNTARY INTERPRETERS AT INDRODA NATURE PARK
  List of Wildlife at Indroda Nature Park, Gandhinagar
 
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