As a major Conservation programme, a Nature Education Park, now popularly known as ‘Prakruti Udyan’ has been established in an area of 35 acres. The park is located in the ravines of Mahi river, about 16 km from Vadodara, near village sindhrot. This is probably the only park of its kind at least in the state where one can learn about conservation methods and also about various aspects of nature. Facilities for camping, canteen, guided walks, watchtowers, bird watching huts, Planetarium, Astronomical observatory having a 12-inch reflective telescope, Meteorological Observatory, Energy Park, waterfalls, man-made water body and dam across the ravine, splash pool and library are provided. The park activities merit a separate exclusive leaflet.
Sindhrot, Gujarat, India