Somewhere you will see tigers and somewhere you will see gorillas… Take a look inside the 5 biggest zoos of India

Ronit Kawale
Ronit Kawale - Senior Editor
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There are many places to visit around the world, but if we talk about seeing different types of animals, then there can be no better place than a zoo. Every year millions of tourists come to zoos with their children and friends to see and admire the animals. Coming here, they like to see those animals which are slowly becoming extinct. Let us tell you, some of the largest zoos in the world are also present in India, which are spread over hundreds of acres of land. Today we are going to tell you about these zoos, which are among the most popular zoos in the country. You must come here once with your family.

Indira Gandhi Zoological Park

Indira Gandhi Zoological Park located in Visakhapatnam is one of the largest zoos in India. If you love animals and birds, then you will be very happy to come here. This zoo is spread over more than 600 acres of land. Here you can see various types of animals and birds. The most special thing is that this Kambalakonda forest is surrounded by the zoo. In such a situation, you will get to see various types of birds here, which are not usually seen.

Nandankanan Zoological Park

Nandankanan Zoological Park located in Bhubaneswar, Odisha was established to keep special endangered species. More than 200 fences have been installed here for the animals. Let us tell you, this zoo was established in 1960, but tourists were not allowed to come till 1979. However, now tourists can come here. You have to buy a ticket for entry. If you want to see the White Tiger, then you can enjoy the safari here. Let us tell you, Nandankanan is the first zoo in India, which first started the White Tiger Safari.

Rajiv Gandhi Zoological Park

Rajiv Gandhi Zoological Park

Rajiv Gandhi Zoological Park is one of the most favourite tourist places in Pune. If you love nature and like to see and take pictures of different types of animals, then this place is best for you. You can spend your whole day in this zoo, away from the traffic and crowd of the city. Believe me, you will definitely get peace.

Mysore Zoo

Mysore Zoo

Spread over 157 acres, the Mysore Zoo is officially known as Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Park. This zoo was established in the 18th century. Therefore, it is counted among the best and oldest zoos. Let us tell you, there is a magnificent garden located inside the zoo, which is beautiful and charming. This zoo has more than 100 types of mammals, birds, reptiles and other animals. Tourists come from far and wide to see them.

Arignar Anna Zoological Park, Chennai

Arignar Anna Zoological Park, Chennai

Arignar Anna Zoological Park is also known as Vandalur Zoo. Arignar Anna Zoo is home to 2,553 species of flora and fauna. More than 1,500 wild animals live in 160 enclosures of this zoo, including 46 endangered species. Let us tell you, here you can also see the Himalayan black bear of Kashmir. Apart from this, it is also the only zoo in India where you can also see gorillas.


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