Must Visit Tourism Places in Tirupati
We have listed tourism places in Tirupati which are accessible by Public Transportation and Private Transportation. Tourism places in Tirupati are interesting pic spots to explore. Visitors will be thrilled and excited after their visit to Tourism places in Tirupati.
- S.V.Zoological Park
- S.V.Regional Science Center
- Jungle Book Bio Park
S.V.Zoological Park Tirupati
Distance from Bus station : 12 Kms
Distance from Railway station : 12Kms
Zoological Opening Hours:
Summer (Mar- Aug): 8:300 AM to 5:30 PM
Winter (Sep -Feb): 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Zoo remains closed for visitors on every Tuesday of the week.
Zoo remains open on Tuesdays too if it is a general holiday or a festive day.
Four Wheelers/Two Wheelers are allowed inside Zoo with additional entry fee.
Best visiting hours in a day
Morning 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
afternoon 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm
It was established on 29 September 1987 and covers an area of 5,532 acres (22 square kilometers).It is the Second largest zoo park in Asia.
The main features of the Zoo Park are
Mayuravani - The house for peafowl
Mrugavani - The house for herbivores like African Lions, White Tigers etc
Vrukavihar - Living place for smaller carnivores along with parakeets, mainas, ducks, geese and a variety of other birds like flamingos, swans, pelicans, raptors etc.
Zoological Website: www.svzoo.org
S.V.Regional Science Center Tirupati
Regional Science Center Tirupati
10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Sunday: 10:00 AM to 6:30 PM
Monday is Holiday
6 kms from Tirupati RTC Bus stand
6.5 kms from Tirupati Railway Station
Regional Science Centre at Tirupati is one of the impartant tourist educational resource one should not miss during Tirupati Visit.
Regional Science Center is established in 1993, Taramandal Show, Telescope to view Galaxy and the Children's Gallery are added attractions. The Regional Science Centre is just one kilometre away from Alipiri Toll Gate. . Buses are available upto Alipiri. This place is covered in the Alaya Darshan conducted tour of TTD in the afternoon trips.
Jungle Book Bio Park Tirupati
Opening Hours: 9 A.M To 6 P.M
It is located at the Entrance of Kapila Theertham, which is 2 Km from R.T.C Bus Station.
‘Jungle Book’, the nature interpretation park developed by the Forest department at Kapila Theertham on the city outskirts, helps to educate the public about different aspects of nature, the contents of forests, life processes and the whole eco-system. The city’s close proximity to the thick Tirumala forests has come as an advantage.
The entire stretch is divided into eight zones. “Naturest” has a nature trail path with thatched huts that allows a visitor to sit back and enjoy.
The “Insectarium and Termitarium” zone has termite mounds and insect specimens along with information boards. “Rock Thrills” is for adventure lovers, where one can climb and walk through the panther dens, hare burrows and rock formations.
“Mineral Kingdom” showcases the geological formation of the Tirumala hills. “Malavadigundam”, the breath-taking waterfall is the fifth zone, which is also a habitat for the endangered lizard “golden gecko”.
“Bird’s eye view” at the highest spot has a telescope, through which one can have an amazing view of the city and of the forest skirting it.
“Gundalacheruvu” tank has boating facility, where one can browse through graffiti on wet lands and on water-based life forms. The last one is “Birds paradise”, which resembles an aviary.
The department has given the task of maintenance to an Eco-development committee.
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