Safari Park Karachi was launched by Lieutenant General Atiq-ur-Rehman in the year 1970 and is situated in the area of Gulshan-E-Iqbal Karachi, Pakistan. The park covers an area of 148 acres and is an outstanding recreation site for families in Karachi. As the name reflects Safari Park Karachi is created on a theme of jungle atmosphere where the tourists can see the animals live before them.
It is a best area for families to visit as it gives a lot of knowledge about the environment and animals of jungle which we can see very rarely. The Safari Park Karachi is a complete family park which is opened for the individuals all days of a week. Families can visit here and amuse at their best by spending time among the lush greenery and animals.
Safari Park Animals:
Kids of all age groups enjoy seeing and learning about unique animals especially the wild animals that are unable to see in the urban areas. The safari park Karachi contains many wild animals. The entire animals are kept in protected and locked territories with no possibility to harm the tourists. Parents can take their kids here to give them an opportunity to see before them the animals live.
The safari park covers an enormous area which has separate enclaves for the animals in which the animals have different areas to move around and take shower. Wild animals such as Lion, Elephant, Deer, Camel, Tigers, Lama, Mountain goats, Chimpanzee, crocodiles are placed and kept there. Many attractive birds such as parrots, pigeons, Flamingo, peacock can be seen in the park. Park is beautifully adorned with the lush green trees and spectacular flowering plants due to which the theme of real safari is strengthens.
Safari Park Attractions:
In the year 2006, the 10th Mayor of Karachi Syed Mustafa Kamal launched a chairlift in the park. It provides the riders a ten minutes ride which is an adventurous way to see the park from height.
300 acres area in the safari park has been committed as a camping site. The complete area is merely used for the camping tasks.
Inside the place of Safari park Karachi there is a natural and beautiful lake. Some years back the lake was a refuge of many wild birds. The lake makes a brilliant combination with the atmosphere and theme of the park giving the tourists a more natural look.
Go Aish is a theme park which is situated inside the area of Safari Park Karachi. The park has many sports and recreational activities for kids of all age groups, such as Ropes course, paintball, quad biking, a mini golf course and indoor climbing.