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Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens, Mysore Zoo

Indiranagar | Near Mysore Palace, Mysore 570 010, India
0821-2440752
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Ranked #5 of 50 Attractions in Mysore
Type: Zoos
Description: This 19th-century zoo is famous for breeding some rare animals in captivity.
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Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014 NEW

Get the buggy - it's a fast and convenient way to look around. Go after 3, thats when the animals are more active. Avoid public holidays, a crowded zoo full of snarling humans is not a pretty sight.

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CALICUT,INDIA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014 NEW

mysore zoo is the best zoo in india. its well maintained and well managed.its an excellent place for students to experience the wild animals , birds & snakes . its well located and easy to access . one thing have to be improved is the ticket counter system. all other facilities are excellent.the overall experience was amazing.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 NEW

Animals are kept in open and spacious area. Lot of rare animals are kept, like Cheetah, Cappucin monkey, Anaconda. For older people can use battery operated car.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 NEW

The zoo according to me was the best part of the trip. It had animals from all over the world like cheetah, lemurs, capuchins, pocket monkeys etc. The entry fee is Rs.50. There are electric cars out there. You could hire them for an hour at Rs.125. Those cars are really slow so you can get down, take snaps and... More

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Chengdu, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014 via mobile

visit late afternoon. Animals asleep at midday 60rp for foreigner. Small fence for tiger enclosure!!! 3+ km trail around the zoo very nice.

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Siliguri
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Many cages are empty, the toilet facility needs drastic and immediate improvement, besides no food court inside the zoo premises.

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Bangalore, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

This is my 7th Zoo visit and without any doubt i will confirm it that mysore zoo is the best maintained out of all. Everything starting from Roads,washrooms,sitting arrangement and animals are kept in good condition. There are not many variety of animals in the zoo,nor it has a good safari or boating facility, but the zoo will not let... More

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Bangalore, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

The Giraffes are the best . we visit them every time we go to Mysore Its nice to see they have little ones too Now in Sep 2014 and the battery cars are a boon for people who cannot walk.

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Mysore, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Excellent and well maintained zoo. Maintenance is very good, almost all animals looks healthy. Must visit place for children.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

it is a small track only 3 km but what a place walk the distance and u will have memories to cherish for long time. for some one who goes there the treat is the health of animals and the way the en closer are maintained i think other zoo authorities can take a leaf or two from the way... More

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