TNFOREST :: Tamil Nadu Forest Department

GUINDY NATIONAL PARK

Guindy National & Zoological Park
Location It is adjacent to the Raj Bhavan in the South Chennai and is the smallest National Park in the country.
Area 270.57 ha.
Forest type Dry evergreen scrub and thorn forests.
Animals found Black buck, chital, jackal, pangolin and a variety of birds.
Annual rainfall About 1200 mm
Nearest airport Chennai airport – 16 kms. away
Nearest
Railway station
Chennai Central – 12 kms. away
Chennai Egmore – 9 kms. away
Guindy station (Suburban Track) 1 km. away
Best season Throughout the year
Accommodation Hotels in Chennai city

Other facilities

Snake park and Children’s park are situated within this. Drinking water and catering available.

For greater details The Wildlife Warden,
Guindy National Park,
Chennai 600 022
wlwchennai@yahoo.co.in   Phone : 044-22351471