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Kolkata Zoo & Zoological Garden

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Address: 2 Alipore Road, Kolkata 700027, India
Phone Number: +91 33 2479 1150
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Alipour zoo is good touriest place for spenting type with kids..here many type of animal for know about them

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Alipour zoo is good touriest place for spenting type with kids..here many type of animal for know about them

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Kolkata zoo various types of animals the most famous is the Bengal white tiger in a normal day one can visit with the family members and people of any age can visit and enjoy the day

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New Delhi, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Some unique exhibits include zebra and giraffe. The water body are quite serene but do not have many birds. Worth a visit on an idle day.

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Navi Mumbai, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is well maintained normally....lot of animals to see. Good for children also. Giraffes are personal favorite.

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Don't support that zoo! It is horrible to see how the animals have to live there..Of course they are in cages in zoo's. i was not expecting something else.. but this is just horrible. I could not take pictures because i felt so bad!!

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Thank Dorina S
Calcutta, West Bengal, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

The Alipore Zoo or Calcutta Zoo) is India's oldest formally stated zoological park and a big tourist attraction in Kolkata, West Bengal. It has been open as a zoo since 1876.

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Kolkata, India
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

The basic idea of closed cage zoo is appalling and this zoo is so unkept that you will sorry for the animals. Not a pretty sight at all.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

i went to see animals and play with them...spend some time there...i love it....it was beautiful evening...

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Mumbai, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

Visited this place as it was very near to the hotel where I was staying, I found it to be rather good zoo, few animals which I saw here, I never saw before, like monkeys, they are australian monkeys as i remember, they are so small like big mouse, & having cute faces, than there are giraffes here & that... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Its a pleasure experience.I enjoyed the every facility with a great Triumph in its own. Every service is perfectly maintained.People can put their own heartiest request to some of the birds to talk in Hindi and listening them is great feeling.Hope my every friend enjoyed it. Have a tribute to employees.

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