Borvali National Park is the miraculously preserved green oasis in the center of urban sprawl. This national park is “one of the very few” that is surrounded by a metropolis like Mumbai, yet sustaining sizable population of big cats like panthers. It is hard to believe that which in just les than an hour and half from gateway of India, one is transported from hectic and fast life of Mumbai city to a serene and tranquill atmosphere of l=pleasing verdant wilderness. This city forest is remarkable because of its location and biodiversity it hosts. Besides, the forest of SGNP and surrounding forest are vital catchments as they supply drinking water to the Mumbai city.