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Kolkata Zoo & Zoological Garden

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2 Alipore Road, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700027, India
+91 33 2479 1150
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Alipore zoo

This zoo is situated at the heart of city. Very old model zoo with greenery and old plants and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Wonder in zoo

Good to visit here all time in the year.but specially people gathered here in winter.most popular... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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2 Alipore Road, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700027, India
+91 33 2479 1150
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This zoo is situated at the heart of city. Very old model zoo with greenery and old plants and trees. Animals are not in a good environment except the greenery. Space is limited even though if you walk, it appears vast. Particularly for the birds...More

Thank vidyasagar_g
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Good to visit here all time in the year.but specially people gathered here in winter.most popular animal is Royal Bengal tiger

Thank laboni45
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A sad old world type zoo that could be so much nicer as they have lots of garden space that should be utilized for the animal enclosures. Monkey houses were concrete and wire boxes with no enrichment at all for these intelligent creatures. reptile house...More

Thank debbie99990
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This zoo is very nice and in very vast areas. There are many animals and birds. Tourists all over the world visit it.

Thank Saw333
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

alipore zoo is a zoological garden where many wild animal kept here.here you can see many wild animal and birds too.like bear tigar peacock etc.enjoyable with family and kids

Thank jonesharma29
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place. Every man needs to go there. There have many animals, which can make you happy. Go with your family.

Thank Dark K
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The zoo houses a wide variety of wild animals and draws large amounts of crowd. It is a perfect place to visit with family, especially if you have kids or if you are a wildlife enthusiast. You get see the wild animals up close and...More

Thank Anamika K
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Last January with my two friends I visited alipur zoo on eve of new year.From the very morning there was a huge crowd.all the people are ready to a festive moods, they carry all nessesarry goods for their ultimate enjoyment. The kids very excited to...More

Thank Labanya M
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Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

It is the biggest zoo in india but it have missing with some of the animals. Thou you will find almost all the animals like Lion, tiger, etc. It good place to have family in park where you can sit and relax with your family...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Has variety of animals, check Gardens for picnic, check Accessible, check Fun for kids, check People make every place a lovers spot, check

Thank spectre69
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17 January 2017|
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Response from RINTU73 | Reviewed this property |
no online booking facility.
12 December 2016|
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Response from 789skc | Reviewed this property |
At hotel Taj Bengal you found good restaurant
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.