List of National parks in India | State-wise(PDF Download)

National parks, Biosphere Reserves and wildlife Sanctuary are important parts of Geography in General Awareness section of all competitive examinations like SC, RRB NTPC, IAS, and State PSU.

list of national parks in India protect places of natural beauty. It protects the best of our natural heritage, extraordinary wildlife, and forests. Together with other protected areas they form the basis of our economic and social wellbeing, attract millions of visitors annually, and help to protect unique wildlife by acting as a refuge for threatened species.

This is an area which is strictly reserved for the betterment of the wildlife & biodiversity, and where activities like developmental, forestry, poaching, hunting and grazing on cultivation are not permitted. Their boundaries are well marked and circumscribed. They are usually reserves in an area of 100 sq. km. to 500 sq. km. In national parks, the emphasis is on the preservation of a single floral or faunal species.

To date, there is 166 lists of national parks in India that are maintained by the Central Government of India.

In 1936 India’s first national park “Hailey National Park” was established in Uttarakhand. Now, this park is known as “Jim Corbett National Park”.

The biggest national park in India is the “Hemis National Park” located in Jammu and Kashmir.

In Andaman and Nicobar Islands’s  “South Button Island National Park“ is the Smallest National Park in India is the having an area of 0.03 sq km.

State Madhya Pradesh has the maximum number of National parks.

List of state wise National parks in India are

StateNational Park
Andhra PradeshPapikonda National Park

Sri Venkateswara National Park

Arunachal PradeshMouling National Park

Namdapha National Park

AssamKaziranga National Park

Dibru Saikhowa National Park

Manas National Park

Nameri National Park

Orang National Park

BiharValmiki National Park
ChhattisgarhIndravati National Park

Kanger Valley National Park

Guru Ghasi Das (Sanjay) National Park

GoaMollem National Park
GujaratGir Forest National Park

Blackbuck National Park

Marine National Park,

Gulf of Kutch

Vansda National Park

HaryanaKalesar National Park

Sultanpur National Park

Himachal PradeshPin Valley National Park

Great Himalayan National Park

Inderkilla National Park

Khirganga National Park

Simbalbara National Park

Jammu & KashmirDachigam National Park

Hemis National Park

Kishtwar National Park

Salim Ali National Park

JharkhandBetla National Park
KarnatakaDandeli National Park

Nagarhole National Park (Rajiv Gandhi National Park)

Bandipur National Park

Bannerghatta National Park Kudremukh National Park

Anshi national park

KeralaPambadum Shola National Park Eravikulam National Park Mathikettan Shola National Park Silent Valley National Park Anamudi Shola National Park Periyar National Park
Madhya PradeshBandhavgarh National Park

Pench National Park

Kanha National Park

Panna National Park

Madhav National Park

Mandla Plant Fossils National Park

Pench National Park

Sanjay National Park

Satpura National Park

Van Vihar national park

Kuno Nationla Park

MaharastraSanjay Gandhi National Park

Chandoli National Park

Navegaon National Park

Tadoba National Park

Gugamal national park

ManipurKeibul Lamjao National Park

Sirohi National Park

MeghalayaBalphakram National Park

Nokrek National Park

MizoramMurlen National Park

Phawngpui Blue National Park

Nagaland Ntangki National Park

OdishaSimlipal National Park

Bhitarkanika National Park

RajasthanKeoladeo National Park

Sariska National Park

Ranthambore National Park

Mukundra Hills (Darrah) National Park

Desert National Park

SikkimKhangchendzonga National Park
Tamil NaduMudumalai National Park

Mukurthi National Park

Indira Gandhi (Annamalai) National Park Guindy National Park

Gulf of Mannar Marine National Park

TelanganaKasu Brahmananda Reddy National Park Mahavir Harina Vanasthali National Park Mrugavani National Park
TripuraBison(Rajbari) National Park

Clouded Leopard National Park

UttarakhandRajaji National Park

Jim Corbett National Park

Gangotri National Park

Valley of Flowers National Park

Govind Pashu Vihar

Nanda Devi National Park

Uttar PradeshDudhwa National Park
West BengalSunderbans Wildlife Sanctuary

Jaldapara National Park

Buxa National Park

Neora Valley National Park

Singalila National Park

Gorumara National Park

Andaman and NicobarMahatma Gandhi Marine (Wandoor) National Park

Middle Button Island National Park

Mount Harriet National Park

North Button Island National Park

Rani Jhansi Marine National Park

Saddle Peak National Park

South Button Island National Park

Campbell Bay National Park

Galathea Bay National Park

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