Parks and Gardens in Thane
Thane has a magnificent topography with the picturesque lakes, beautiful forts and historical monuments. But there is something that adds to all this and sets it apart. Thane also has a large variety of flora and fauna and has many beautiful and attractive parks. Be it a day to take a jog or evening walk, or sit silently to read your favorite book or even for a day out with friends and family, we enlist the parks and recreational places for you. Have a look at the summarized parks:-
Paymaster park is known to be a gorgeous attraction known for its well kept gardens. The lush green lawns and clean pathways create a mesmerizing contrast. There are many gazebos, structures and patterns inside this park which are worth capturing.
Lt.Col.Paymaster and S.L.Pandey who were the major contributors to the development of this place have their statues featured in this park along with variety of flowers and designer benches.
Ovalekar Wadi Butterfly Garden
Set up in a private garden at the foothills of Sanjay Gandhi National Park, Ovalekar Garden is home to 12 species of butterflies. With a limited plantation, the garden has different spots with different focal points to attract butterflies. A pet goose is also there which keeps the kids busy.The garden is also supposed to sport approximately 70 species of butterfly.
Vardhman Fantasy Park
Perfect for the kids and also for the grown ups who want to take a walk down the memory lane, Vardhman Fantasy Park stands stunning and glorious on the Mira Bhayander road. It has themed zones like 'Texans Cowboy', Greek Village and Viva Las Vegas. Other rides like inflatable sides, paddled boats and toy trains.
Belapur Mango Garden
Belapur Mango Garden is a gift to the city of Thane where one can see the raw mangoes hanging from the tree and at the same time can enjoy the picturesque scenario of swans in the pond. The elephant ride with an elephant statue used as a slide is the main element and attractive for the kids.