National Parks in India (State/ Union Territory wise)


Some Important Points:


1. Largest National Park in India :- Hemis National Park, Ladakh

2. Smallest National Park in India :- South Button Island National Park, Andaman and Nicobar Islands

3. Madhya Pradesh and Andaman & Nicobar Islands have the maximum number of National Parks.

4. There are 104 National Parks in India. (as per 2020)

5. First National Park in India :- Jim Corbett National Park (previously known as Hailey National Park)



 Andaman and Nicobar Islands (Total National Parks: 9)


1. Mahatma Gandhi Marine (Wandoor) National Park (1983)


2. Mount Harriett National Park (1987)


3. Saddle  Peak National Park (1987) 


4. North Button Island National Park (1987)


5. Middle Button Island National Park (1987)


6. South Button Island National National Park (1987)


7. Campbell Bay National Park (1992)


8. Galathea Bay National Park (1992)


9. Rani Jhansi Marine National Park (1996) 


Andhra Pradesh (Total National Parks: 3)


1. Sri Venkateswara National Park (1989)


2. Rajiv Gandhi National Park (2005)


3. Papikonda National Park (2008)


Arunachal Pradesh (Total National Parks: 2)


1. Namdapha National Park (1983)


2. Mouling National Park (1986)


Assam (Total National Parks: 5)


1. Kaziranga National Park (1974)


2. Manas National Park (1990)


3. Nameri National Park (1998)


4. Dibru - Saikhowa National Park (1999)


5. Orang National Park (1999)


Dihing Patkai National Park (In July 2020 Assam Govt. decided to upgrade the Dihing Patkai Wildlife Sanctuary into National Park)


Bihar (Total National Parks: 1)


1. Valmiki National Park (1989)


Chhattisgarh (Total National Parks: 3)


1. Guru Ghasi Das (Sanjay) National Park (1981)


2. Indravati National Park (1982)


3. Kanger Valley National Park (1982)


Goa (Total National Parks: 1)


1. Bhagwan Mahavir (Mollem) National Park


Gujarat (Total National Parks: 4)


1. Gir Forest National Park (1975)


2. Blackbuck National Park (1976)


3. Vansda National Park (1979)


4. Marine National Park, Gulf of Kutch (1982)


Haryana (Total National Parks: 2)


1. Sultanpur National Park (1989)


2. Kalesar National Park (2003)


Himachal Pradesh (Total National Parks: 5)


1. Great Himalayan National Park (1984)


2. Pin Valley National Park (1987)


3. Khirganga National Park (2010)


4. Inderkilla National Park (2010)


5. Simbalbara National Park (2010)


Jammu & Kashmir (Total National Parks: 3)


1. Dachigam National Park (1981)


2. Kishtwar National Park (1981)


3. Salim Ali National Park (1992)


Jharkhand (Total National Parks: 1)


1. Betla National Park (1986)


Karnataka (Total National Parks: 5)


1. Bannerghatta National Park (1974)


2. Bandipur National Park (1974)


3. Kudermukh National Park (1987)


4. Ansi National Park (1987)


5. Nagarhole (Rajiv Gandhi) National Park (1988)


Karela (Total National Parks: 6)


1. Eravikulam National Park (1978)


2. Periyar National Park (1982)


3. Silent Valley National Park (1984)


4. Anamudi Shola National Park (2003)


5. Mathikettan Shola National Park (2003)


6. Pambadum Shola National Park (2003)


Ladakh (Total National Parks: 1)

1. Hemis National Park (1981)


Madhya Pradesh (Total National Parks: 9)


1. Kanha National Park (1955)


2. Madhav National Park (1959)


3. Bandhavgarh National Park (1968)


4. Pench (Priyadarshini) National Park (1975)


5. Van Vihar National Park (1979)


6. Satpura National Park (1981)


7. Panna National Park (1981)


8. Sanjay National Park (1981)


9. Mandla Plant Fossils National Park (1983)


Maharashtra (Total National Parks: 6)


1. Tadoba National Park (1955)


2. Pench National Park (1975)


3. Gugamal National Park (1975)


4. Navegaon National Park (1975)


5. Sanjay Gandhi (Borivali) National Park (1983)


6. Chandoli National Park (2004)


Manipur (Total National Parks: 2)


1. Keibul Lamjao National Park (1977)


2. Sirohi National Park (1982)


Meghalaya (Total National Park: 2)


1. Balphakram National Park (1985)


2. Nokrek National Park (1986) 


Mizoram (Total National Parks: 2)


1. Murlen National Park (1991)


2. Phawngpui Blue Mountain National Park (1992)


Nagaland (Total National Parks: 1)


1. Intanki National Park (1993)


Odisha (Total National Park: 2)


1. Simlipal National Park (1980)


2. Bhitarkanika National Park (1988)


Rajasthan (Total National Parks: 5)


1. Ranthambore National Park (1980)


2. Keoladeo Ghana National Park (1981)


3. Sariska National Park (1982)


4. Desert National Park (1992)


5. Mukundra Hills (Darrarh) National Park (2006)


Sikkim (Total National Parks:- 1)


1. Khangchendzonga National Park (1977)


Tamil Nadu (Total National Parks:- 5)


1. Guindy National Park (1976)


2. Gulf of Mannar Marine National Park (1980)


3. Indira Gandhi (Annamalai) National Park (1989)


4. Mudumalai National Park (1990)


5. Mukurthi National Park (1990)


Telangana (Total National Parks: 3)


1. Mahavir Harina Vanasthali National Park (1994)


2. Kasu Brahmananda Reddy National Park (1994)


3. Mrugavani National Park (1994)


Tripura (Total National Parks: 2)


1. Bison (Rajbari) National Park (2007)


2. Clouded Leopard National Park (2007)


Uttar Pradesh (Total National Parks: 1)


1. Dudhwa National Park (1977)


Uttarakhand (Total National Parks: 6)


1. Jim Corbett National Park (1936)


2. Nanda Devi National Park (1982)


3. Valley of Flowers National Park (1982)


4. Rajaji National Park (1983)


5. Gangotri National Park (1989)


6. Govind Pashu Vihar National Park (1990)


West Bengal (Total National Parks:- 6)


1. Sundarbans National Park (1984)


2. Singalila National Park (1986)


3. Neora Valley National Park (1986)


4. Buxa National Park (1992)


5. Gorumara National Park (1992)


6. Jaldapara National Park (2014)


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