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Kolkata Zoo & Zoological Garden

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#28 of 215 things to do in Kolkata Features Animals
2 Alipore Road, Kolkata 700027, India
+91 33 2479 1150
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Mesmerising.

Recently I visited to Kolkatta zoo and zoological garden. I must agree the experience of visiting... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
avithechamp775522
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Durgapur, India
Would be a very nice walk in winter

I went during summer so I didn't visit some corners . But if anyone wants to visit the zoo, it... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
bethlemtor
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Dimapur, India
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2 Alipore Road, Kolkata 700027, India
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+91 33 2479 1150
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Recently I visited to Kolkatta zoo and zoological garden. I must agree the experience of visiting the zoo was simply mesmerising.The food of that place was amazing. Tigers was the center of the attractions of the zoo.

Thank avithechamp775522
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went during summer so I didn't visit some corners . But if anyone wants to visit the zoo, it would be ideal on a dry winter day. Nice to see the animal and also go for a long walk cos the zoo is very...More

Thank bethlemtor
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First of all not best place for summer visit. Most of the animal have very small cages and mostly uncleaned. I really feel bad for the animals. And I get angry on people for irritating them. You will never find quite in front of Tiger's...More

Thank RobinInfinities
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Recently visited Zoo with my family and all my childhood memories were refreshed once again.I have visited this place So many times but still loves to be here everytime i get opportunity.The place is so big that even 6 to 8 is easily passed still...More

Thank paytm56140
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place for kids n young..Good picnic spot..White tiger is a must watch here..N many more different animals u can c

Thank Tasneem M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a beautiful place to spend a day with your family and friends. Different types of animals birds . Lots of attraction are present.

Thank Aashish K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Zoo needs a decent, hygienic eatery, although this has several places like open air stalls and a small very untidy so called restaurant! A proper place to eat would make the place much more better place for a days outing. Also battery operated car...More

Thank Shantanu P
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Alipore Zoological Gardens is Indias oldest formally stated zoological park and a big tourist attraction in Kolkata, West Bengal. It has been open as a zoo since 1876, and covers 18.81 ha. The zoo is not very well maintained. Though they have a large...More

Thank Arunangshu M
Reviewed 21 May 2017

It was very nice experience with so much to explore that our day was looking too short ....must go with family

Thank Vimlesh M
Reviewed 5 May 2017

The zoo is an old attraction and has lots of not just animals but some fantastic trees and plants named nicely. it is good place to spend time on a hot day as well.

Thank Vaithir
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Sinjini01
Online booking option is available?
17 January 2017|
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Response from RINTU73 | Reviewed this property |
no online booking facility.
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SudiptaGupta
Is there any good restaurant near the zoo?
12 December 2016|
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Response from 789skc | Reviewed this property |
At hotel Taj Bengal you found good restaurant
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prabhu604
can we bring food in alipore zoo
5 March 2016|
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Response from fila2020 | Reviewed this property |
Principally you should not enter with food item inside the zoo, still who cares about that and many many people carry food items, now there is strict rule about plastic bags which is not allowed.
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