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Address: 2 Alipore Road, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700027, India
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A gilmpse of wide variety of faun

Kolkata or Calcutta zoo is one of the oldest zoo in India. It is located in Alipore locality. One shall wander from marvel to marvel during a visit to this place. Most of the... read more

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Kolkata or Calcutta zoo is one of the oldest zoo in India. It is located in Alipore locality. One shall wander from marvel to marvel during a visit to this place. Most of the Indian wild animals could be seen here. Majestic Royal Bengal Tigers, African and Asiatic lions,sloth bears and fleet footed leopards. Many African and Latin American carnivorous... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Alipur zoo is a best place ko spent evening with family .specaily with kids.here have many type wide specice like giraffe,bears and many other..you can enjoy fully in eveing after a rushy day...but avoid in holiday because that day place get very crowded

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Bengaluru, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Lots of childhood memories and happy to revive them again. One of the oldest Zoo in India and still doing good. Lots of animals can be seen however few are missing like Liger, Tigon etc. Considering it is a small zoo and the footfall it receives the efforts that really goes to maintain this is really deserves lot of credits.... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Hang out with your kids, ample stalls for refreshments, well maintained & best visited during the winters.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Positive: Really amazing place at heart of the City of Joy! Loads of stocks. Any age of people will enjoy for sure. We will love to visit again and again. Negative: Really unhealthy place for our lovely animals. Apart from the cage, rest of the place is a dining place of visitors, full of left over foods, dirt's and disposable... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It has so many wild animals and birds it is good place for child to learn as it provides knowledge about animals

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This a wonderful place to visit for all age groups. Best season to visit is during the Winter. You can get to see various kinds of Flora and Fauna. It is one of the famous Zoo in India. It is well connected by road from every part of the city.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Located in Alipore, southern Kolkata, this zoological garden is the oldest in the country. Due to space constraints, most of the animals are kept in cages and maintenance is becoming more difficult. We could see a single lion, always sleeping in a corner of big open enclosure. The elephants and giraffes were active and worth seeing. Hippopotamus was seen always... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Alipore zoological garden and zoo is a must visit place in kolkata.....many carnivorous, omnivorous and herbivorous animals are available....many types of deers, chimpangee, tortoise, 6 tigers, one rhino, 8 giraffe, monkeys, etc. are available....the royal bangle tigers are of many age....the biggest is of 15 yers age....others are 7 years, 2 years and 5 years....manh types of birds are... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the beautiful park in Kolkata city. Various type of animels & birds are here. This park is attractive for children.

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