Sri Venkateswara Zoological Park – Zoo at Tirupati


Koorma Nivas, Karthikeya Vanam, Mareecha Vanam, Gokulam, Chitrakooda Vanam…these are not names of places in Puranas but spots inside the Sri Venkateswara Zoological Park. The Zoo at Tirupati has numerous sections that are named after Gods, places and important incidents in epics and Puranas. Thus in Koorma Nivas named after the Kurma Avatar of Vishnu you can see Turtles and Tortoises. In Karthikeya Vanam named after Muruga you can see Peacocks; in Mareecha Vanam named after demon in Ramayana you can see deers.

Sri Venkateswara Zoological Park has got an official website with all important details including a virtual tour, contact information, details or flora, fauna and animals etc.

You can visit the official website of Sri Venkateswara Zoological Park here.