Sri Venkateswara National Park Andhra Pradesh



Address : KT Road, near Nandi Statue Circle

City/District : Tirupati

State : Andhra Pradesh

Introduction

Sri Venkateshwara National Park is a national park and biosphere reserve in Andhra Pradesh, India. The total area of the park is 353 km². The park is known for its many waterfalls including the Talakona, Gundalakona and Gunjana.

Details

The National Park is located in Eastern Ghats spread over the Seshachalam hills of Cuddapah district and Tirumala hills of Chittoor district. The elevation varies from 150 to 1,130 m. The terrain is undulating with forest covered valleys. Most of the rainfall is received from the northeast monsoon and a little from the southwest monsoon. The vegetation here is a mix of dry deciduous and moist deciduous types.

Average rainfall in the region is 900 mm.

The average temperature of the region varies from 12 °C to 44 °C.