The best recreational places in the whole globe are Parks, where the people of every age can go and enjoy themselves. It is in fact the favorite place of most children, as there is a zoo, also many swings and lots of things that are worth seeing. So, I will show you a list of top 10 famous National Parks in the world.
If you are searching for a list of top National Parks in the world, this article will be very helpful for you.
The first national park was YELLOWSTONE, that was developed in 1872.
Corcovado National Park (Costa Rica)
National geographic assigned it as the most diverse place on the planet, its area is almost 164square miles. This forest is having a large or diverse ecosystem that basically includes cloud forest, montane forest, and mangrove swamp. Wild life species are also present that includes two varieties of monkey, poison Dart Frog and thousands of colorful varieties of birds are also present.
Scuba diving facilities are also available in this park. The water is full of various varieties of fishes that include Sharks, Dolphins and Star fish.
Galapagos National Park (Ecuador)
This park was named as the first Heritage site in 1978, it is situated at almost 563 miles off the coast of Ecuador. The area of this park is very diverse and it has a large variety of species as well. It has a very fantastic and remarkable landscape and the species of flora are fresh and green.
This is in fact the only park in the world where there is no fear to biodiversity from humans. The bird’s unique variety is present here that includes Waved Albatross and Flightless Cormorant. The special variety of lion is also present here.
Grand Canyon National Park (USA)
This is an ancient park in America, also the national park of USA. Almost 5 million people visit this Park every year. It is basically 277 miles long and 18 miles wide. The big fact is that it is included in 7 natural wonders of the world. It is the place worth seeing.
The ecosystem includes deserts to forests, so it has a large variety of ecosystems. Tourists just love to visit this place.
Great Barrier Reef National Park (Australia)
It is included in 7 natural wonders of the world. But un-fortunately this park is included in the list of endangered species of the world. The park is also the world’s largest coral reef system, it also has the large varieties of varies species of birds and animals. It has almost 500 species of fishes, 30 species of Cetaceans and six species of sea turtles, also many other unique species are present here.
Jim Corbett National Park (India)
This is basically the oldest national park of India, it was established in 1936 and the basic purpose was to protect the Bengal tiger. It is the largest park of India. The park was given the name after British/ Indian hunter, who started the work of conservation of various endangered species of India.
This park is situated in Uttarakhand, the area is almost 201 square miles, which is in fact a large area. The park’s major area includes landscapes, hills, grass, and also a lake.
Kruger National Park (South Africa)
This park of Africa has the largest area of almost 7500 square miles, which is indeed a large area. It is the largest game reserve of Africa also. As I said, it is the oldest national park of Africa, so it is also the habitat for various species of animals as well as birds, that includes 517 species of birds, 147 species of mammals, 114 species of reptiles and any more species like this. This park has many gates, nearly 9, all these gates give access to the main campuses of the parks.
Manú National Park (Peru)
This is the largest park of Peru, having the area of around 11800 square miles, it is the habitat of various species that includes animals, and birds. This park contains around 1000 different species of birds. The basic ecosystem of this park includes tropical rain forest to grasslands, so the area is diverse with different ecosystems. There are various wild animals that includes Capybaras, two species of sloths, and many more like these.
Tarangire National Park (Tanzania)
Ahh, this park is actually the habitat for various wild animals that includes tiger, cheetah and many more, the area of this park is also very large that is around 1100 square miles. The Tarangire River is the only source of water for animals, in the dry seasons. So, we can say that this park is the best place for the survival of Elephants.
Tikal National Park (Guatemala)
This is the best park in the way that this park reflects the history more rather than nature, it also has the largest area as well. This park was basically launched in 1979. This large city has many places of great attraction but this park is the favorite place of many tourists and the children as well, as the architecture of this park is also very attractive.
Torres del Paine National Park (Chile)
The area of this park is around 242242 hectares, that is a very large area. Almost 150,000 visitors visit this park each year. This park has many attractions that includes Grey Glacier, and many more like this. This park also has wild animals that includes fox, tiger, pumas and many more like these animals have this park as their habitat.