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Guindy Snake Park

Neighbourhood: Guindy East
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Address: Sardar Patel Road | Nr. Guindy National Park, Chennai (Madras), India
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+91 95661 70000
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In addition to over thirty Indian snakes, this specialty zoo is home to...

In addition to over thirty Indian snakes, this specialty zoo is home to domestic and exotic crocodiles, turtles and tortoises. A library and museum are also on site.

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It's a Reptiles place

This is located within the Guindy National Park. Crocodiles, Alligators and several species of snakes are housed here. We got to see the python, cobra, krait,boa etc. here... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Rajani K
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Chennai (Madras), India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Snake park located near Guindy offers a big breathing space with lots of trees and bushes and good collection of snakes and reptiles. Frequented by school children, better to avoid summer days. There is entrance fee.

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Thank Rucha121
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is located within the Guindy National Park. Crocodiles, Alligators and several species of snakes are housed here. We got to see the python, cobra, krait,boa etc. here. Perfect place to get yourself familiar which several species of the snakes and watch them in some action in captivity.

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Thank Rajani K
Puttaparthi, Andhra Pradesh, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited it thrice over the last 25 years. Pros: 1. Located at the heart of city 2. Houses currently about 10-12 species of snakes including cobra, viper, boa and python among others 3. Also has few species of crocodiles and alligators. 4. Has monster lizards and turtles too. 5. Can spend pleasant part of an hour 6. Tickets are cheap... More 

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Thank sameernandan
Vijayawada, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Perfect place for families to visit in holidays. Large space to roam with few types of snakes in display.

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Thank Navya143
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

Snake lovers ,you will enjoy and can view variety of species. But for others may not that much... Nicely maintained,thanks to Government & staffs. Clost to Famous Guindt engineering college and also IIT-chennai and all this situated near Governer house in Guindy

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Wicklow
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

As the Zoo was closed after the Cyclone - we came here to look at reptiles as were pleasantly surprised. A very good central learning zone with video's and facts. A god mix of snakes and Crocodiles and turtles. There's a kids park next door with Deer so a very easy way to spend a few hours with kids. Also... More 

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Akureyri, Iceland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

A snake farm which extracts venom by hand from deadly snakes in order to prepare antidotes for snake bites.

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Thank Akvince
Bangalore, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

There are lots of snakes & crocodile species. But lacks good maintenance, may be because of less staff or some other reason. Place is not smelly but the cages where snakes & croc's are kept seems to bit old & showing some damages/wear & tear which creates a fear in our mind. Even saw on cage where they have kept... More 

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Secunderabad, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016

Visited int he Summer and my son loved the place lot of crocodiles and just don't know till the visit on the number of types of crocs and alligators available in the world.

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Bengaluru, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

Good to see the crocodiles and snakes, its fun to see the crocodiles lying with open mouth, park also there. Good outing place.

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