Gatwala Wildlife Park Faisalabad
Gatwala Wildlife Park Faisalabad is the most significant wildlife park, agricultural garden and breeding centre located in the town of Gatwala in Faisalabad. Gatwala Forest Park is the largest park in Faisalabad which covers more than 100 km2 that houses forest areas, lakes, parks, and administrative buildings and the whole infrastructure comes under of the Ministry of Forestry, Government of Pakistan.
The land where Gatwala Wildlife Park is established belonged to Punjab Forestry Department Pakistan. In 1985, the government of Pakistan declared Faisalabad a division and announced many upgrade projects for the future. this projects was the development of a Gatwala Wildlife Park Faisalabad.
Complete Contraction of Gatwala park took seven years, and wildlife park was completed with all its facilities in 1992. The total cost of Rs.15.677 million under a development project “Establishment of Forest Park at Gatwala”.The distance from the Clock Tower, Faisalabad is almost 20 km. It means everyone wants to spend a good time with his family to have an attractive place for a picnic
Facilities in Gatwala Wildlife Park Faisalabad:
The main attractions point in Gatwala Park are the vast green parks that house a few rides for children, across the park, flowing canals bamboo growing area. Boating is done in one lake and whereas the other lake is the home to many crocodiles provides a natural forest look. Proper cordoning of the lake with crocodiles provides a safe area for people to view crocodiles from a distance .
Gatwala Wildlife Park Faisalabad is provided with many facilities to make the visit enjoyable close to nature. Recreational activities also available in Gatwala Wildlife Forest Park Faisalabad. It is a perfect picnic spot in Faisalabad here you can pass whole the day with family and friends without facing any Problem .here a little jungle also and a little natural canal. In Wild Life Breeding Center, you can see many animals which provide a zoo type atmosphere for children.
Purpose of Park:
This place is a combination of cultural, educational and amusement facilities. Here we get different kinds of information related to the Forestry. The main goal to establish the park is to create awareness amongst the people regarding the importance of Wildlife and its role for humanity. Reintroduce of wild animals to their natural habitats and to keep wild animals and birds in a relatively open, healthy environment and semi-wild captive breeding of wild birds and animals, particularly endemic herbivores and Galliformes.