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Address: Junagadh-Rajkot Highway, Junagadh, India
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Good Zoo

Zoo is nicely maintained with direction to move on every corner. It has very good collection of carnivorous animals and variety of birds,. Timings of visit are 9 am to 6 pm... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 6, 2015
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Jamnagar, India
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mum
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Awesome Zoo i have ever seen in India. Even better than Mumbai Zoo. Worth to Visit. dont miss it. Ony thing is still there is space for more maintainance. Entry fee is nominal 30 INR. you will see all Wild animals lie Tiger, Asietic Lion, Lioness, leapord and Cheetah...with deer and differnt birds are there. Must visit if you visit... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

Its a wonderful zoo of Junagadh and a must visit for all age group they have Tigers, lions, Flamingos in cage as well as in open areas, they have new section where animals r kept in separate open sections it has Hippo, Tiger, lion and few others, Dont miss their Bus safari to the inner section of zoo. its absolutely... More 

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Jamnagar, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

Zoo is nicely maintained with direction to move on every corner. It has very good collection of carnivorous animals and variety of birds,. Timings of visit are 9 am to 6 pm. Zoo is closed on wednesday. Entry fee is very nominal. I have seen tigers in many zoos but the built of tigers in sakkarbaug zoo is the best.... More 

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Mumbai
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

The first impression I got was that this place lacks funding! Enclosures are not very well kept. The range of animals/birds is limited and several of the snake-pits were empty! the aquarium is not well stocked either. Got to saw a few interesting animals at the remote end of the zoo though - hippo, bison, etc. If you are in... More 

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mumbai
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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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baroda
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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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