September 29, 2022

National Parks in India

National Parks in India: A national park is a natural park in use for conservation purposes, created and protected by national governments. Often it is a reserve of natural, semi-natural, or developed land that a sovereign state declares or owns.

National Parks in India

National parks in India are IUCN (International Union of Conservation of Nature) category II protected areas. India’s first national park was established in 1936, now known as Jim Corbett National Park, Uttarakhand.

Quiz on National Parks Part 1

How many national parks are in India? (Total National Park in India 2022)
There are 106 national parks in India.

UNESCO World Heritage Site:
Kaziranga National Park and Manas National Park in Assam, Keoladeo National Park in Rajasthan, Khangchendzonga National Park in Sikkim, Mukurthi National Park in Tamil Nadu, Nanda Devi National Park and Valley of Flowers National Park in Uttarakhand, Sundarbans National Park in West Bengal.

Quiz on National Parks Part 2

UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve:
Nokrek National Park in Meghalaya, Nanda Devi National Park in Uttarakhand

 Here is the list of National Parks in India 

State Name
Andaman and Nicobar Islands Campbell Bay National Park
Andaman and Nicobar Islands Galathea National Park
Andaman and Nicobar Islands Mahatma Gandhi Marine National Park
Andaman and Nicobar Islands Middle Button Island National Park
Andaman and Nicobar Islands Mount Harriet National Park
Andaman and Nicobar Islands North Button Island National Park
Andaman and Nicobar Islands Rani Jhansi Marine National Park
Andaman and Nicobar Islands Saddle Peak National Park
Andaman and Nicobar Islands South Button Island National Park
Andhra Pradesh Papikonda National Park
Andhra Pradesh Rajiv Gandhi National Park (Rameswaram)
Andhra Pradesh Sri Venkateswara National Park
Arunachal Pradesh Mouling National Park
Arunachal Pradesh Namdapha National Park
Assam Dibru-Saikhowa National Park
Assam Dehing Patkai National Park
Assam Raimona National Park
Assam Kaziranga National Park
Assam Manas National Park
Assam Nameri National Park
Assam Orang National Park
Bihar Valmiki National Park
Chhattisgarh Guru Ghasidas National Park
Chhattisgarh Indravati National Park
Chhattisgarh Kanger Ghati National Park
Goa Mollem National Park
Gujarat Blackbuck National Park, Velavadar
Gujarat Gir Forest National Park
Gujarat Marine National Park, Gulf of Kutch
Gujarat Vansda National Park
Haryana Kalesar National Park
Haryana Sultanpur National Park
Himachal Pradesh Great Himalayan National Park
Himachal Pradesh Inderkilla National Park
Himachal Pradesh Khirganga National Park
Himachal Pradesh Pin Valley National Park
Himachal Pradesh Simbalbara National Park
Jammu and Kashmir Dachigam National Park
Jammu and Kashmir Kishtwar National Park
Jammu and Kashmir Qazinag National Park
Jammu and Kashmir Salim Ali National Park
Jharkhand Betla National Park
Karnataka Anshi National Park
Karnataka Bandipur National Park
Karnataka Bannerghatta National Park
Karnataka Kudremukh National Park
Karnataka Nagarhole National Park
Kerala Anamudi Shola National Park
Kerala Eravikulam National Park
Kerala Mathikettan Shola National Park
Kerala Pambadum Shola National Park
Kerala Periyar National Park
Kerala Silent Valley National Park
Ladakh Hemis National Park
Madhya Pradesh Bandhavgarh National Park
Madhya Pradesh Omkareshwar National Park
Madhya Pradesh Kanha National Park
Madhya Pradesh Kuno National Park
Madhya Pradesh Madhav National Park
Madhya Pradesh Mandla Plant Fossils National Park
Madhya Pradesh Panna National Park
Madhya Pradesh Pench National Park
Madhya Pradesh Sanjay National Park
Madhya Pradesh Satpura National Park
Madhya Pradesh Van Vihar National Park
Maharashtra Chandoli National Park
Maharashtra Gugamal National Park
Maharashtra Navegaon National Park
Maharashtra Sanjay Gandhi National Park
Maharashtra Tadoba National Park
Manipur Keibul Lamjao National Park
Manipur Sirohi National Park
Meghalaya Balphakram National Park
Meghalaya Nokrek National Park
Mizoram Murlen National Park
Mizoram Phawngpui Blue Mountain National Park
Nagaland Ntangki National Park
Odisha Bhitarkanika National Park
Odisha Simlipal National Park
Rajasthan Desert National Park
Rajasthan Keoladeo National Park
Rajasthan Mukundra Hills National Park
Rajasthan Ranthambore National Park
Rajasthan Sariska Tiger Reserve
Sikkim Khangchendzonga National Park
Tamil Nadu Guindy National Park
Tamil Nadu Gulf of Mannar Marine National Park
Tamil Nadu Indira Gandhi Sanctuary and National Park
Tamil Nadu Mudumalai National Park
Tamil Nadu Mukurthi National Park
Telangana Kasu Brahmananda Reddy National Park
Telangana Mahavir Harina Vanasthali National Park
Telangana Mrugavani National Park
Tripura Bison (Rajbari) National Park
Tripura Clouded Leopard National Park
Uttar Pradesh Dudhwa National Park
Uttarakhand Gangotri National Park
Uttarakhand Govind Pashu Vihar National Park
Uttarakhand Jim Corbett National Park
Uttarakhand Nanda Devi National Park
Uttarakhand Rajaji National Park
Uttarakhand Valley of Flowers National Park
West Bengal Buxa Tiger Reserve
West Bengal Gorumara National Park
West Bengal Jaldapara National Park
West Bengal Neora Valley National Park
West Bengal Singalila National Park
West Bengal Sundarbans National Park

You can also take quizzes on this topic to have better learning: 

Quiz on National Parks Part 1

Quiz on National Parks Part 2

Quiz on National Parks Part 3

Quiz on National Parks Part 4