Nursery in Delhi

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Bharat Scouts and Guides Marg, Opposite Humayun’s Tomb, Nizamuddin, National Zoological Park, Sundar Nagar, New Delhi, Delhi, 110013
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Listing ID: 55993315
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Sunder Nursery-Delhi's Heritage Park, adjoining Humayun's Tomb, Nizamuddin West, New Delhi 110013
Nearest Metro Station: JLN Stadium (Violet Line) 


Designed by Mohammad Shaheer: Sunder Nursery is the brainchild of renowned Indian landscape architect Mohammad Shaheer, known for his innovative approach to urban green spaces.  
Central Axial Spine: The park is structured around a central axial spine, offering a well-organized layout of gardens and landscapes for visitors to explore.
Variety of Recreational Venues:
Sunder Nursery caters to diverse interests, providing formal gardens, informal picnic areas, and cultural venues for visitors of all ages to enjoy.
Water Features and Landscapes:
The park boasts water features, ponds, and lakes, enhancing its beauty and providing habitats for various flora and fauna.
Inspiration from Indian Traditions:
Drawing inspiration from traditional Indian concepts of harmony between nature and utility, Sunder Nursery integrates environmental conservation into its design.
Grand Central Vista:
The central vista of the park follows the path of the historic Grand Trunk Road, connecting to the entrance zone of the Humayun’s Tomb World Heritage Site.
Mughal-inspired Gardens: Sunder Nursery's gardens are influenced by Mughal traditions, featuring monolithic marble fountains, geometric flower beds, and sandstone pathways.
Protected Bird Habitat: The park provides a safe haven for ground-nesting birds like the Peacock, contributing to the conservation of local bird species.
Micro-habitat Zone: A dedicated micro-habitat zone showcases plants native to Delhi's ridge, riverine, and marshy landscapes, preserving the city's ecological heritage.
Environmental Rehabilitation: With thousands of saplings planted and construction rubble removed, Sunder Nursery has become a thriving ecosystem, attracting birds and butterflies back to the area.
Central Park of Delhi: Sunder Nursery serves as the "Central Park" of Delhi, offering a green oasis amidst the urban landscape for residents and visitors alike to cherish and enjoy.


Open Daily

- Sunder Nursery is accessible to visitors every day of the week, allowing flexibility for exploration and enjoyment.

Operating Hours:

- During the summer months, from April to September, Sunder Nursery welcomes visitors from 7 am to 7 pm. The last entry is permitted at 6:30 pm, ensuring ample time for visitors to explore the park and its attractions.
- In the winter season, from October to March, the park operates from 7 am to 6 pm. The last entry is at 5:30 pm, enabling visitors to experience the beauty of the park in the cooler months while still enjoying a significant portion of daylight for their visit.


For Indian/ SAARC visitors: Entry fee is Rs. 35. This fee applies to citizens of India as well as those from SAARC countries visiting Sunder Nursery.
For Foreign Tourists: Foreign tourists are required to pay an entry fee of Rs. 100 to access Sunder Nursery.
For Children between the ages of 5-12 years: Children within the age range of 5 to 12 years are charged a reduced entry fee of Rs. 15, allowing families to enjoy the park together at an affordable rate.
For Senior Citizens, above the age of 60 years: Senior citizens aged 60 years and above are eligible for a discounted entry fee of Rs. 15, encouraging them to explore and appreciate the park's beauty.
Children under 5 years: Entry is free for children under the age of 5, providing an opportunity for families with young children to visit Sunder Nursery without any additional cost.
Physically Challenged Visitors: Physically challenged visitors are granted free entry, ensuring accessibility and inclusivity for all individuals to enjoy the park's offerings.


- Wheelchair Available at entrance


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