The Sanjeevaiah park is one the best greenery eco-friendly public Garden located in the heart of Hyderabad, Telangana State, India. Recently, they introduced Butterfly Garden Garden, where 50 species of butterflies were recorded. Sanjeevaiah Park which is just beside beautiful Necklace Road is perfect for a relaxed picnic with family and friends. The most popular feature of this park is the wide array of roses here. It’s rock garden and floral clock also captivate everyone. It is an ideal place for families, especially for children to play as well.
The park is Named after the former president of India, Damodaram Sanjeevaiah Park Provides a healthy, entertaining and peaceful retreat for all including morning joggers, families, nature lovers, tourists, children and even those seeking solitude in the lap of nature. Currently, the park is managed by the Hyderabad Metropolitan Development Authority (HMDA).
The park covers an area of 92 acres and is situated on the banks of Hussain Sagar Lake. The beautiful sight of the lake mesmerizes its visitors. Sanjeevaiah Park is considered to be the oldest and the largest park in Hyderabad. It is the perfect place for visitors to relax on the lawn and also enjoy a great family picnic. A separate walkway has been paved for visitors to enjoy strolls or jogs at the park.
- The park hosts several events for the public occasionally like sky view programme for super moon. Events ranging from roller-skating races to social awareness campaigns.
ImportantNote: On the occasion of the second anniversary of Telangana’s formation, Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao unfurled the second tallest National Flag at Sanjeevaiah Park. The flag was hoisted on a 291-foot-high pole. Though the Chief Minister wanted a 303-foot-high pole, which would have made it the tallest in the country, its height has been reduced after the Airports Authority of India denied permission for the same.
Sanjeevaiah Garden, Best Eco-Friendly Spot
The visitors can observe the large amount of Roses, Animals, Greenery. There are about 100 species of resident as well as non-resident birds with about 50 species of insects and butterflies present. There are several migratory species of birds here.
The best time to visit this park is the monsoon season when various species of fauna are seen and even the migratory birds come back to offer a spectacular view to its visitors of the park. The plants also grow in this season to blossom beautiful flowers.
Rose Garden with thousands of roses spread over 5.5 acres of lush green landscape, more than 11,500 rose plants, 650 different varieties on display.
Set yourself for a visual treat as 300 flower beds of Indian roses, Peter Frankenfeld (Colour: Rose Pink), Mother of Pearl (Colour: Apricot Blend), Gayatri (Colour: Deep Pink), Pat Shanley (Colour: ) & others.
Awards: The park won the Best Open Landscape Award during the 2010 Indian National Trust for Art and Cultural Heritage award presentations.
Timings & Entry Fee Details (Latest Updated):
Morning Walkers Entry Fee: Rs.5/- one day per person (or) Rs.75/- monthly pass.
General Visitors Entry Fee: Rs.10/- Per person, For Children Rs.5/-, For groups above 50 Members Rs.5/- Each.
Address: Necklace Road, Hussain Sagar, Khairatabad, Hussain Sagar, Khairatabad, Hyderabad, Telangana 500003.