National Parks in India

National parks in India are IUCN category II protected areas. India’s first national park was established in 1936 as Hailey National Park, now known as Jim Corbett National Park, Uttarakhand.
By 1970,India only had five national parks. In 1972, India enacted the Wildlife Protection Act and Project Tiger to safeguard the habitats of conservation reliant species.
As of July 2015, there were 103 national parks encompassing an area of 40,500 km2 (15,600 sq mi) , comprising 1.23% of India’s total surface area.

StatePark Name
MeghalayaNokrek National Park
 Balphakram National Park
Madhya PradeshBandhavgarh National Park
 Dinosaur Fossils National Park
 Kanha National Park
 Madhav National Park
 Mandla Plant Fossils National Park
 Omkareshwar National Park
 Panna National Park
 Pench National Park
 Sanjay National Park2
 Satpura National Park
 Van Vihar National Park
 Kuno National Park
KarnatakaAnshi National Park
 Bandipur National Park
 Bannerghatta National Park (Bannerghatta Biological Park)
 Kudremukh National Park
 Nagarhole National Park
 Rajiv Gandhi (Rameswaram) National Park
JharkhandHazaribagh National Park
OdishaSimlipal National Park
 Bhitarkanika National Park
GujaratBlackbuck National Park, Velavadar
 Gir Forest National Park
 Marine National Park, Gulf of Kutch
 Vansda National Park
West BengalBuxa Tiger Reserve
 Gorumara National Park
 Jaldapara National Park
 Neora Valley National Park
 Singalila National Park
 Sundarbans National Park
Andaman and Nicobar IslandsCampbell Bay National Park
 Galathea National Park
 Mahatma Gandhi Marine National Park
 Middle Button Island National Park
 Mount Harriet National Park
 North Button Island National Park
 Rani Jhansi Marine National Park
 Saddle Peak National Park
 South Button Island National Park
MaharashtraTadoba National Park
 Chandoli National Park
 Gugamal National Park
 Navegaon National Park
 Sanjay Gandhi National Park
Jammu and KashmirDachigam National Park
 Hemis National Park
 Kishtwar National Park
 Salim Ali National Park
RajasthanDesert National Park
 Keoladeo National Park
 Mount Abu Wildlife Sanctuary
 Mukundra Hills National Park
 Ranthambore National Park
 Sariska Tiger Reserve
Andhra PradeshPapikonda National Park
 Sri Venkateswara National Park
Arunachal PradeshMouling National Park
 Namdapha National Park
AssamDibru-Saikhowa National Park
 Kaziranga National Park
 Manas National Park
 Nameri National Park
 Rajiv Gandhi Orang National Park
BiharValmiki National Park
ChhattisgarhGuru Ghasidas (Sanjay) National Park
 Indravati (Kutru) National Park
 Kanger Valley National Park
GoaMollem National Park
HaryanaKalesar National Park
 Sultanpur National Park
Himachal PradeshGreat Himalayan National Park
 Inderkilla National Park
 Khirganga National Park
 Pin Valley National Park
 Simbalbara National Park
KeralaAnamudi Shola National Park
 Eravikulam National Park
 Mathikettan Shola National Park
 Pambadum Shola National Park
 Periyar National Park
 Silent Valley National Park
ManipurKeibul-Lamjao National Park
MizoramMurlen National Park
 Phawngpui Blue Mountain National Park
NagalandIntanki National Park
SikkimKhangchendzonga National Park
Tamil NaduGuindy National Park
 Gulf of Mannar Marine National Park
 Indira Gandhi (Annamalai) National Park
 Mudumalai National Park
 Mukurthi National Park
TelanganaKasu Brahmananda Reddy National Park
 Mahaveer Harina Vanasthali  National Park
 Mrugavani National Park
TripuraClouded Leopard  National Park
 Bison (Rajbari)  National Park
Uttar PradeshDudhwa National Park
UttarakhandCorbett National Park
 Gangotri National Park
 Govind National Park
 Nanda Devi National Park
 Rajaji  National Park
 Valley of Flowers National Park

UNESCO World Heritage Site :  

  1.     Great Himalayan National Park Conservation Area    2014
  2.     Kaziranga National Park     1985
  3.     Keoladeo National Park     1985
  4.     Manas Wildlife Sanctuary     1985
  5.     Nanda Devi and Valley of Flowers National Parks     1988
  6.     Sundarbans National Park     1987
  7.     Western Ghats    2012

Sites Of Conservation Importance

  1.     Tiger Reserves    49
  2.     Elephant Reserves    16
  3.     Biosphere Reserve    18
  4.     Bird Areas    467