Atal Bihari Vajpayee Zoological Park is the State’s Third Tiger and Lion Safari at the Ballari District. The park was launched in November 2017 and is 10 Kms from the UNESCO World Heritage Hampi. Spread across an area of 141 hectares, the park boasts of Tiger, Lion, Spotter Deer, Sambar, Barking Deer and others. Several animals like crocs, hyenas, leopard, bear, turtle, fox and langur have been shifted to the Atal Bihari Vajpayee Zoological Park from Bellary Mini Zoo.
The Zoo has more than 80 species of Birds, Four Lions and many Tigers at the Safari.
Best Season To Visit
March - June
The Park boasts of Tigers, Lions, Different Species Of Birds etc
Places To Stay
The best for accommodation are the Guest Houses & Resorts at Hampi
How To Reach
Bengaluru International Airport ( BLR ) is the nearest Airport ( 360 Kms )
Hospet Junction is the nearest Railway Station ( 16 Kms )
One can drive from Bengaluru to Atal Bihari Vajpayee Zoological Park which is 343 Kms
Stone Chariot ( 10 Kms ), Virupaksha Temple ( 9 Kms ), Yantrodharaka Hanuman Temple ( 9.7 Kms ) are some of the other attractions that can be visited along with the Zoological Park