Travelling guide to Bio-Diversity Park of Jaipur #notontripoto

Tripoto
25th Dec 2018

Yes, there exists a Bio diversity park in Jaipur. I visited this place today and i was amazed to see its beauty. I was scolding myself to not visit this place since i moved to Jaipur.

The foundation of "Smriti Van" was laid by Smt Vasundhara Raje in 2005 (october) and it was open to public after 2 years i.e. in 2007 (december).

The place is mesmerizing for morning visits for morning walks. Living in Urban forests of sky scappers, this place is a green forest with lots of trees and plants. Nature at its best amidst the city of Jaipur.

Various sections in "Smriti Van"

Vasundhra Van – It is main attraction of Smriti Van Jaipur. Plants like Mogra, Champa, Almonda, Coral trees etc have been planted in Vasundhra Van.

Eco – Environment Museum – Photographs of birds and flowers that are found in Smriti Van are displayed in this museum.

Vrindavan Van – This section contain work on drainage line treatment where slopers have been stabilized by spreading plants and nets in them.

Maru Van – 64 species of Xerophytic plants like cactus, agabe, euphorbia are planed here in good number.

Aravali Van – Various species of plants that are found in aravali ranges like Gurjan Hawan, Rohida, Khejdi, Dhak, Dhavada, Saalar, Gugal, Gangan are planted here.

Sarovar – This area has been dug 5 ft deep for storing water, nine pounds have been constructed. Different varieties of Lotus, Fishes and Ducks have been placed.Immigrant Birds have increased in good number during winter season.

Rashtriya Van – Representive plant species of the country can be seen here. Flowering scrubs and trees like Almonda, Bougainvillea, Sada Baha are also found inthis section of Smriti Van.

Champa Van – 108 varieties of champa plants are planted here. These plants produce flowers of different fragrance and colours.

Java Kusum Van – Plants brought from all over the country can be seen here in this section. Flowers of different colour, shape and size is an attraction and are worth seeing.

Nursery – To maintained quality and variety of plants a Hi-tech nursery is being developed.

Dhanvanti Van – Largest section of Smriti van developed as a herbal garden. About 250 species of medicinal trees scrubs, herbs and climbers have been planted here.

The place is a paradise for "Wild life photographers" as well as they can find lots of species of birds, butterflies, ducks and peacocks here.

Location:

Gandhi Nagar, Near RTO Circle, J.L.N.Marg, Jaipur, Rajasthan 302004.

Entry Fees:

- Rs. 30 with an ID card

Opening and closing time:

- 6 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Time Required to roam around:

- 2 to 3 hours

Entry gate of Smriti Van

Photo of Smriti Van, Jawahar Lal Nehru Marg, Jhalana Doongri, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India by Neha jain

Morning ealk timings nd other instructions

Photo of Smriti Van, Jawahar Lal Nehru Marg, Jhalana Doongri, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India by Neha jain

Map

Photo of Smriti Van, Jawahar Lal Nehru Marg, Jhalana Doongri, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India by Neha jain

Welcome

Photo of Smriti Van, Jawahar Lal Nehru Marg, Jhalana Doongri, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India by Neha jain

The way to van

Photo of Smriti Van, Jawahar Lal Nehru Marg, Jhalana Doongri, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India by Neha jain
Photo of Smriti Van, Jawahar Lal Nehru Marg, Jhalana Doongri, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India by Neha jain
Photo of Smriti Van, Jawahar Lal Nehru Marg, Jhalana Doongri, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India by Neha jain
Photo of Smriti Van, Jawahar Lal Nehru Marg, Jhalana Doongri, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India by Neha jain
Photo of Smriti Van, Jawahar Lal Nehru Marg, Jhalana Doongri, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India by Neha jain
Photo of Smriti Van, Jawahar Lal Nehru Marg, Jhalana Doongri, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India by Neha jain
Photo of Smriti Van, Jawahar Lal Nehru Marg, Jhalana Doongri, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India by Neha jain
Photo of Smriti Van, Jawahar Lal Nehru Marg, Jhalana Doongri, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India by Neha jain
Photo of Smriti Van, Jawahar Lal Nehru Marg, Jhalana Doongri, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India by Neha jain
Photo of Smriti Van, Jawahar Lal Nehru Marg, Jhalana Doongri, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India by Neha jain
Photo of Smriti Van, Jawahar Lal Nehru Marg, Jhalana Doongri, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India by Neha jain
Photo of Smriti Van, Jawahar Lal Nehru Marg, Jhalana Doongri, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India by Neha jain
Photo of Smriti Van, Jawahar Lal Nehru Marg, Jhalana Doongri, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India by Neha jain
Photo of Smriti Van, Jawahar Lal Nehru Marg, Jhalana Doongri, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India by Neha jain
Photo of Smriti Van, Jawahar Lal Nehru Marg, Jhalana Doongri, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India by Neha jain
Photo of Smriti Van, Jawahar Lal Nehru Marg, Jhalana Doongri, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India by Neha jain

Water sedimentation plant

Photo of Smriti Van, Jawahar Lal Nehru Marg, Jhalana Doongri, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India by Neha jain
Photo of Smriti Van, Jawahar Lal Nehru Marg, Jhalana Doongri, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India by Neha jain
Photo of Smriti Van, Jawahar Lal Nehru Marg, Jhalana Doongri, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India by Neha jain
Photo of Smriti Van, Jawahar Lal Nehru Marg, Jhalana Doongri, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India by Neha jain
Photo of Smriti Van, Jawahar Lal Nehru Marg, Jhalana Doongri, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India by Neha jain
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