Mrugavani National Park is a national park located in Hyderabad, Telangana State. It is situated at Chilkur in Moinabad mandal, 20 km from MGBS and covers an area of 3.6 square kilometres (1.4 sq mi) or about 850 acres. It is home to a 600 different types of plant life. The animals include: indian hare, forest cat, civet, Indian rat snake, Russell’s viper, cheetal and the flower pecker.
It is located near in Moinabad Mandal near Hyderabad cityArea: Area 3.60 km2. Address: Divisional Forest Officer, (Wildlife Management), Hyderabad Phone (Office): 040-23607663 Phone (Residence): Forest Range Officer, Mrugavani National Park, Chilkur. 923-235135
UNIQUENESS: A unique urban forest Eco-System supporting large ungulates likes Cheetal, Sambar, Wild Boars etc. presents the visitors a true experience of wilderness.
FLORA: Southern tropical dry deciduous forests.
The topography is undulating with rocky exposures of the Deccan trap formation.
The park is endowed with the last vestiges of the endemic flora of Hyderabad with species like Teak, Bamboo, Sandal, Picus, Palas, Rela. FAUNA:
An urban refuge for large ungulates like Panther, Cheetal, Sambar, Wild Boar, Jungle Cat, Civet Cat, Mongoose, Monitor Lizard, Python, Russell.