Kukrail Picnic Spot
(10:00 AM - 05:00 PM )
Kukrail Picnic Spot in Lucknow is situated near Indiar Nagar/Khurram Nagar at a distance of about 9 kms. away from the centre of the city. A nice place for holidays and for picnic. You may like to spend the whole day with your family, friends and children. Basically, it is Kukrail Reserve Forest and a Gharial rehabilitation Centre. The Ghariyal and Crocodile Rehabilitation Center was developed during the year 1978 and was generously funded by the Uttar Pradesh forest department. The need for conservation of crocodiles was felt owing to the fast decreasing number of Ghariyals in India at that time. This Crocodile Sanctuary and breeding centre is perhaps one of the most renowned centres in India.
Kukrail Picnic Spot is quite natural forest and sanctuary. You may see a number of species of deer particularly, sambar, and black-brown spotted deer. A large number of birds and other avian species can be observed roaming in the natural surroundings of the forest. Two café restaurants, rest places,children’s parks with a number of swings and boating in the natural Kukrail river are some of the recreational facilities which become excellent pastimes during our visit to Kukrail.
A visit to Kukrail forests in Lucknow, takes one's mind off more routine or boring life. It is somewhat a very beautiful, most appreciated picnic spot in Lucknow. It offers you the natural beauty of lush green grass grounds in addition to a good number of swings (jhoolas) for children. You may also carry with you badminton, flying disks, balls to enjoy your time on the vast spread green grounds of the Picnic spot.Today Kukrail is perhaps the most beautiful place in Lucknow. Daily hundres of picnickers, morning walkers and love couples visit Kukrail to enjoy the peace and greenery of about 5000 acres of dark and deep woods of Lucknow.
- Kukrail Picnic Spot is quite natural forest and sanctuary
- Ghariyal Rehabilitation Centre
- Kukrail Nursery and Leopard Rescue Centre
- Canteen & Refreshment
- Entry Fee
Kurshi Road, Khurram Nagar, Lucknow, 226016
Phone: 086017 86262