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Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park

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Address: Jawahar Parbat, Darjeeling 734101, India
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Nice place to see himalayan animals

We visited the zoo on 18th April 2017. Must visit place in darjeeling, himalayan sheep, goat, leopard are the animals specially seen in this zoo. Museum is well maintained.

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We visited the zoo on 18th April 2017. Must visit place in darjeeling, himalayan sheep, goat, leopard are the animals specially seen in this zoo. Museum is well maintained.

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Must visit for Himalayan fauna ..like red panda and snow leopard ..thanks the worker to maintain the cleanliness of the place..might bit a problem for old person as it has some stairs to climb and height ..u can check some orchids inside zoo itself....don't roam in the noon time,best in morning time or evening ..

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Mumbai, India
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We visited here on 19-04-17. Well maintained zoo. but most of the animals were sleeping. Especially Bengal Tiger was also sleeping to whom we wanted to see roaring.

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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3 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A must visit place in Darjeeling. Very well maintained though the variety of animals available are less compared to other Zoo. Watch Red panda, snow leopard, Himalayan bear during our visit. It will take around 2 hours to visit the entire zoo and plan your journey accordingly.

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Mumbai, India
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Nice zoo. The main attractions are tiger, leopard, red panda. There are 2 tiger sections and both tigers were active when we went. You could see it from 10feet. Much simpler than going to a tiger reserve and 100% gurantee :). The red panda was small and cute....nothing like the giant panda which is more popular. The deer etc seem... More 

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Bangalore
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This zoo is small but well maintained and clean. There are interesting animals from the region like snow leopard , Red panda etc.

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Bangalore
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

There are not many places in the world where you will get to see a Red Panda (I was told that less than 50 are left in the world), Snow Leopard, Tibetan Wolf etc to name a few. Though not a huge one, the collection is unique and the animals are kept in spacious and neat enclosures. It can be... More 

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Bengaluru, India
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

If there is one zoo garden other than the Banerghatta national park or Mysore zoo I have visited is this. The animals are in very healthy condition. The list is you start with a walking welcome by Balu the bear and the list goes on & on ranging from Red Panda, Leapord, Bengal tiger, Civets, Thars & many birds. The... More 

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Kolkata, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Must visit place for all tourists..watch red panda snow leapards and himalayan bear..also see Bengal Natural museum and HMI in same compound..it takes around 2 hrs to visit the area..plan accordingly..

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I enjoyed my time here. Surprisingly well maintained and interesting. Also a cool spot to hang out to get out of the heat on a hot day.

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