Green Acres: Ecotourism Stay near Hyderabad

Green Acres is an organic farm cum camping site which present nature lovers an opportunity to experience nature in a eco-friendly ways. Founded in the year of 2008, Green Acres is one of the amazing examples of eco destinations around Hyderabad, the capital city of Telangana.

With growing environmental awareness, ecotourism is gaining more and more popularity amongst travellers. We at Holidays DNA bring in Green Acres for fellow travellers to spend some days in nature- friendly way.

Located at a distance of 65 kms from Hyderabad near Bhongir, Green Acres present each and everyone with some memorable moments amidst best of natural settings. The farm was started with the intention of promoting healthy and sustainable lifestyle.

This organic farm has been transformed into green acres of land out of a barren piece of land. This has been done through Agroforestry and Permaculture. With various kinds of fruit bearing trees, the farm is now seeing return of various native wildlife.

The farm Green Acres believes in the principle of 3Ps which are People, Planet and Profit. Also with the principle of 3 Rs namely Reduce, Reuse and Recycle by its side, Green Acres use eco-friendly methods, waste management and renewable/alternative energy sources. At the farm, visitors are also encouraged to repair, renew and repurpose the existing things so as to reduce the burden on earth.

There are many activities one can do at Green Acres. Along with camping, bonfires at night, some of the eco-friendly activities offered are rock climbing, nature walks, badminton, bird watching, butterfly watching, star -gazing, farm tour and field work and many more.

There are various kinds of tents offered at the Green Acres so as to accommodate visitors. Campers can choose any of the tents based on the numbers of people and their specific requirements.

The tent are with detachable rainflies and windows with flaps which allows stargazing and keep flies and insects away. At the Green Acres, you will be offered with a palate delight too. Simple yet extremely delicious meal prepared out of vegetables and crops grown organically at the farm.

Although one can go camping any time of the year, the best time to plan your eco- tour to Green Acres is during the month of September to March. Reaching the farm is also not a difficult task as it is well connected to the road and is quite close to the Hyderabad city.

While at the farm, one can also go visiting other tourist spots such as Bhongir Fort, Yadagirigutta, Surendrapuri and Kolanpak which is a 2500 year old Jain temple.


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