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Sakkarbaug Zoological Gardens

Junagadh-Rajkot Highway, Junagadh, India
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Ranked #21 of 33 Attractions in Junagadh
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31 reviews 31 reviews
25 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Its a good, greenery place to have a day picnic with family n friends.... some more cleanliness may add value to the day picnic with few addition of standard shops for food n snacks

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Surat, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2013

its a good zoo, mostly u will be able to see all the animals , they even have a white tiger. an quarium with a wide variety of fish. quite a knowledgeable zoo.

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Brentwood, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2013

The zoo is a short ride from the town centre, 30/40 rupees in a shared rickshaw, and really not bad compared to other zoos I've visited. There is a good educational display in the Orientation Centre and, although some of the enclosures seemed a bit small, none of the animals seemed 'stir crazy'. The zoo staff appear to be making... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2013

All the Cats at one place, decent collection of birds. Crocodiles,gharyials, Hippo if its not submerged. Also offers a 30 min trip in a semi forest kind of setup. Children should have a great time.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2012

most zoos in india are badly maintained sadly and sakkarbaug which is one of the few zoo's to be managed and owned by the forest dept is nothing exceptional. just another government unit with its ills !! i hear its got the largest inventory of zoo bred lions which no other zoo wants!!

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Rajkot, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2012

Ideal day getaway to enjoy nature. Situated in the foothills of Mount Girnar, Sakkarbaug provides a glimpse of dry desiduous forest similar to Gir Forest. Sakkarbaug is best known for its successful breeding of lions in captivity. Besides lion, it houses other wild cats like tiger, leopards and cheetahs. The cages at Sakkarbaug are much larger and there is a... More

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