Blackbuck National Park in Gandhinagar

It is also known as Velavadar National Park

It is also known as Velavadar National Park | Photo credit: Bernard Gagnon/wikimedia

Blackbuck National Park Overview

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Blackbuck National Park, also known as the Velavadar National Park, is best known for breeding Blackbucks - an endangered species of animals. Established in 1976, this park is a prominent tourist attraction of Gujarat. Apart from blackbucks, visitors can spot nilgai, wolf, jackal, Indian fox, wild boar, porcupine, hare and rodent at this popular tourist spot.

These wild animals can be easily seen roaming around freely in their natural habitat. This park is a paradise for avid birdwatchers as it is home to a variety of avifauna like harrier, flamingo, pelican, wader, coot, white stork, duck and crane. Do visit this amazing park to see some of the rare wildlife species.

  • Opening Closing Time 10:00 am - 07:00 pm and 10:00 am - 04:00 pm (Saturday)
    Open all days, except Sunday

  • Photo Opp

    Rare animals and birds inhabiting the national park offer visitors the chance to become wildlife-photographers for a while. Besides clicking pictures of flora and fauna, visitors can also capture candid moments of their loved ones, enjoying themselves at the Blackbuck National Park.
  • For Kids

    A national park is a nice place for kids to get acquainted with wildlife. They spend an amazing time observing beautiful animals and birds inhabiting the national park.

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Bhavnagar, Bhal, Saurashtra, 364001, Gujarat