Van Vihar National Park is a lush green, spacious and well-maintained open zoo near Bhopal, Central India.
Spread across 4.45 square kilometer, the park is situated just beside the sparkling Upper Lake and offers a tranquil ambiance to the visitors. The place is home to a diverse range of animals such as Cheetah, Leopards, Panthers and Neelgai, among others, and birds such as Wagtails, Bulbuls, Kingfishers and migratory species.
Visitors can explore the beautiful surroundings on a bicycle which they can bring on their own or rent at the gate of the park.
The park is open all through the year – even during monsoons when most other parks are closed.Places nearby:
Mahakaleshwar Jyotirlinga: Lord Shivas Residence at Ujjain 163 km / 101 mi
Ram Ghat, India: Ujjains Oldest and Most Revered Ghat 163 km / 101 mi
Futala Lake: 60-Acre Lake in Nagpur India 288 km / 179 mi
Kanha National Park: The Jungles that Inspired Kipling 309 km / 192 mi
Nahargarh Fort: Named After the Spirit of Rathore 328 km / 203 mi