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MadrasCrocodileBank

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Originally started with a more serious conservation point of view, Crocodile Bank is now the weekend spot for a fascinating day of herpetology. For the kids, it’s a special treat to see large crocs spend the day languorously by the water. The Madras...more
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East Coast Road | Vadanemmelli Village, Chennai 603104, India
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+91 44 2747 2447
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great place to visit for singles or families. Well established (over 40 years) at this location. Well worth day trip from Chennai. Call ahead to plan your visit during the feeding frenzy around 3 pm

Thank bernwolf
Reviewed 2 days ago

Monday is holiday, so be cautious when plan your visit here. I am seeing people rushing taking photos and spend less time at each pond. Be relaxed and spend more time in each pond, you will be surprised by mouth opening, swimming, fighting and food...More

Thank Thiru71
Reviewed 1 week ago

Parking is an issue here, but if you chose the Night Safari you'd find ample space at the entrance. Charges are I believe 200 for adults and 100 for the kids. A volunteer walks you through the facility giving you a good briefing on what...More

Thank Sathish K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is worth a short visit and they have quite a collection. I’m not sure why they keep quite so many Marsh Mugger crocodiles . The Snake Venom Centre next door is fascinating but an English guide should be available, even if just a leaflet.

Thank K5461CEianm
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A small but interesting place for kids to see different types of crocodiles.. fortunately there is a reasonable amount of shaded area to walk in, otherwise the heat is quite oppressive. The star attraction, the biggest croc called Jaws was nice enough to be awake...More

Thank ruch24
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a lovely time at the crocodile park. We were amazed at the variety of crocodiles and also how well laid out the place is. The biggest attraction for us was the feeding time.

Thank kenrickvaz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best place for kids and family. Entertainment and informative place . Lots of crocodile, haven't image so many reptiles in a single place. Kudos to crocodile park management for such intiative.

Thank 234venkatesand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is a must visit if travelling leisurely on the ECR or if you have some time to spare. They have a variety of species housed here and it is a treat to watch that many crocodiles in one place. We can get to...More

Thank ashwinbhatt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Interesting place to visit, with many crocs in all sizes from small to large and fearsome. Nearby is snake park for venom

Thank happysheepChina
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was a nice to see lot of species in Crocodiles with Kids.. Recommeded to visit along with kids once

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Shilpa_Guru
10 October 2018|
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Response from MadrasCrocodileBank | Property representative |
Hi Shilpa, From Sholinganallur it takes around 1 hour to reach. Thanks.
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Multicity_Foodaholic
6 October 2018|
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Response from Manu_klm | Reviewed this property |
Visting MCBT (INCLUDING SNAKE PARK WITHIN THE CAMPUS) takes only max 2Hrs. and feeding activities takes place around at 2PM. Annasalai to Crock park travel will be around 2 hours(one side), depends upon traffic, it may... More
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viduluvsu
11 May 2018|
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Response from MadrasCrocodileBank | Property representative |
Hi, Jaws is fed every Sunday at 4.30 pm. Hope to see you soon. Regards, Croc Bank
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