List of National Parks of India


National parks in India are IUCN category II protected areas. India is a vast South Asian country with diverse terrain from Himalayan peaks to Indian Ocean coastline. How many national parks are there in India? This question is commonly asked in quiz competitions. For your general knowledge, the total number of national parks in India is 103. In 1936, the first National Park in India was created and named as the Hailey National Park, now called the Corbett National Park, in Uttaranchal.

List of National Parks in India

National Parks in India

Get the list and detail information on National Parks in India given below. Few famous national parks of them are Great Himalayan, Gir, Kanha and Kaziranga National Park. Apart from the above there are many more superb wild animals parks,which also offers a wide variety of wild animals, reptiles and birds in India.

  1. Anshi National Park in Karnataka
  2. Bandipur National Park in Karnataka
  3. Bannerghatta National Park in Karnataka
  4. Balphakram National Park in Meghalaya
  5. Bandhavgarh National Park in Madhya Pradesh
  6. Betla National Park in Jharkhand
  7. Bhitarkanika National Park in Odisha
  8. Blackbuck National Park, Velavadar in Gujarat
  9. Buxa Tiger Reserve in West Bengal
  10. Campbell Bay National Park in Andaman and Nicobar Islands
  11. Chandoli National Park in Maharashtra
  12. Dachigam National Park in Jammu and Kashmir
  13. Darrah National Park in Rajasthan
  14. Desert National Park in Rajasthan
  15. Dibru-Saikhowa National Park in Assam
  16. Dudhwa National Park in Uttar Pradesh
  17. Eravikulam National Park in Kerala
  18. Galathea National Park in Andaman and Nicobar Islands
  19. Gangotri National Park in Uttarakhand
  20. Gir Forest National Park in Gujarat
  21. Gorumara National Park in West Bengal
  22. Govind Pashu Vihar Wildlife Sanctuary in Uttarakhand
  23. Great Himalayan National Park in Himachal Pradesh,
  24. Gugamal National Park in Maharashtra
  25. Guindy National Park in Tamil Nadu
  26. Gulf of Mannar Marine National Park in Tamil Nadu
  27. Hemis National Park in Jammu and Kashmir
  28. Harike Wetland in Punjab
  29. Hazaribagh National Park in Jharkhand
  30. Indira Gandhi Wildlife Sanctuary and National Park in Tamil Nadu
  31. Indravati National Park in Chhattisgarh
  32. Jaldapara National Park in West Bengal
  33. Jim Corbett National Park in Uttarakhand
  34. Kalesar National Park in Haryana
  35. Kanha National Park in Madhya Pradesh
  36. Kanger Ghati National Park in Chhattisgarh
  37. Kasu Brahmananda Reddy National Park in Telangana
  38. Kaziranga National Park in Assam
  39. Keibul Lamjao National Park in Manipur
  40. Keoladeo National Park in Rajasthan
  41. Khangchendzonga National Park in Sikkim
  42. Kishtwar National Park in Jammu and Kashmir
  43. Kudremukh National Park in Karnataka
  44. Madhav National Park in Madhya Pradesh
  45. Mahatma Gandhi Marine National Park in Andaman and Nicobar Islands
  46. Mahavir Harina Vanasthali National Park in Telangana
  47. Manas National Park in Assam
  48. Mandla Plant Fossils National Park in Madhya Pradesh
  49. Marine National Park, Gulf of Kutch in Gujarat
  50. Mathikettan Shola National Park in Kerala

State-wise list of National Parks in India

State / UT National Park Established
Andaman and Nicobar Campbell Bay National Park 1992
Andaman and Nicobar Galathea National Park 1992
Andaman and Nicobar Mahatma Gandhi Marine National Park (Wandur National Park) 1983
Andaman and Nicobar Middle Button Island National Park 1987
Andaman and Nicobar Mount Harriet National Park 1987
Andaman and Nicobar North Button Island National Park 1987
Andaman and Nicobar Rani Jhansi Marine National Park 1996
Andaman and Nicobar Saddle Peak National Park 1987
Andaman and Nicobar South Button Island National Park 1987
Andhra Pradesh Kasu Brahmananda Reddy National Park 1994
Andhra Pradesh Mahavir Harina Vanasthali National Park 1994
Andhra Pradesh Mrugavani National Park 1994
Andhra Pradesh Sri Venkateswara National Park 1989
Arunachal Pradesh Mouling National Park 1986
Arunachal Pradesh Namdapha National Park 1983
Assam Dibru-Saikhowa National Park 1999
Assam Kaziranga National Park 1974
Assam Manas National Park 1990
Assam Nameri National Park 1998
Assam Orang National Park 1999
Bihar Valmiki National Park 1989
Bihar Kanwar Lake Bird Sanctuary 1987
Bihar Vikramshila Gangetic Dolphin Sanctuary 2009
Chhattisgarh Indravati National Park 1981
Chhattisgarh Kanger Ghati National Park(Kanger Valley) 1982
Chhattisgarh Sanjay National Park 1981
Goa Mollem National Park 1978
Gujarat Vansda National Park 1979
Gujarat Blackbuck National Park, Velavadar 1976
Gujarat Gir National Park 1965
Gujarat Gulf of Kachchh Marine National Park 1980
Haryana Kalesar National Park 2003
Haryana Sultanpur National Park 1989
Himachal Pradesh Great Himalayan National Park 1984
Himachal Pradesh Pin Valley National Park 1987
Jammu and Kashmir Dachigam National Park 1981
Jammu and Kashmir Hemis National Park 1981
Jammu and Kashmir Kishtwar National Park 1981
Jammu and Kashmir Salim Ali National Park 1992
Jharkhand Betla National Park 1986
Jharkhand Hazaribag National Park 1954
Jharkhand Dimna National Park 1975
Karnataka Anshi National Park 1987
Karnataka Bandipur National Park 1974
Karnataka Bannerghatta National Park 1974
Karnataka Kudremukh National Park 1987
Karnataka Rajiv Gandhi National Park(prev: Nagarhole National Park) 1988
Kerala Eravikulam National Park 1978
Kerala Mathikettan Shola National Park 2003
Kerala Periyar National Park 1982
Kerala Silent Valley National Park 1984
Madhya Pradesh Bandhavgarh National Park 1982
Madhya Pradesh Fossil National Park 1983
Madhya Pradesh Kanha National Park 1955
Madhya Pradesh Madhav National Park 1959
Madhya Pradesh Panna National Park 1973
Madhya Pradesh Pench National Park, Madhya Pradesh 1975
Madhya Pradesh Sanjay National Park 1981
Madhya Pradesh Satpura National Park 1981
Madhya Pradesh Van Vihar National Park 1979
Maharashtra Chandoli National Park 2004
Maharashtra Gugamal National Park 1987
Maharashtra Navegaon National Park 1975
Maharashtra Pench National Park 1975
Maharashtra Sanjay Gandhi National Parka.k.a. Borivili National Park, Mumbai 1983
Maharashtra Tadoba National Park 1955
Manipur Keibul Lamjao National Park 1977
Manipur Sirohi National Park 1982
Meghalaya Balphakram National Park 1986
Meghalaya Nokrek National Park 1986
Mizoram Murlen National Park 1991
Mizoram Phawngpui Blue Mountain National Park 1997
Nagaland Ntangki National Park 1993
Orissa Bhitarkanika National Park 1988
Orissa Nandankanan National Park 1976
Orissa Simlipal National Park 1980
Punjab Harike Wetland 1987
Rajasthan Darrah National Park 2004
Rajasthan Desert National Park 1980
Rajasthan Keoladeo National Park 1981
Rajasthan Mount Abu Wildlife Sanctuary 1960
Rajasthan Ranthambore National Park 1980
Rajasthan Sariska National Park 1982
Sikkim Khangchendzonga National Park 1977
Tamil Nadu Guindy National Park 1976
Tamil Nadu Gulf of Mannar Marine National Park 1980
Tamil Nadu Indira Gandhi National Park(prev: Annamalai National Park) 1989
Tamil Nadu Mudumalai National Park 1990
Tamil Nadu Mukurthi National Park 1990
Tamil Nadu Palani Hills National Park Proposed
Uttar Pradesh Dudhwa National Park 1977
Uttarakhand Corbett National Park 1936
Uttarakhand Gangotri National Park 1989
Uttarakhand Govind Pashu Vihar 1990
Uttarakhand Nanda Devi National Park 1982
Uttarakhand Rajaji National Park 1983
Uttarakhand Valley of Flowers National Park 1982
West Bengal Buxa Tiger Reserve 1992
West Bengal Gorumara National Park 1994
West Bengal Neora Valley National Park 1986
West Bengal Singalila National Park 1992
West Bengal Sundarbans National Park 1984


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