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Address: Jawahar Parbat, Darjeeling, India
Phone Number: 0354-54250,53709
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Nice attraction for the kids

The zoo has a good variety of animals and birds including the Great Bengal Tiger, Wolfs, Bears, Dears, Red Panda's and a huge variety of birds. A lot to learn for kids. The place... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 22, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Awesome learning experience.Very well maintained. Strongly recommended for kids. Also the zoo nearby is very well maintained with most of the animals of the Himalayan region.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

This place comprises a huge biological diversity with imensefying wheather..it is always worthy place for the nature lovers..expreienced the presence of heaven here. a must visit place in darjelling..just loved this place...

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Gurgaon, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

The zoo has a good variety of animals and birds including the Great Bengal Tiger, Wolfs, Bears, Dears, Red Panda's and a huge variety of birds. A lot to learn for kids. The place is huge and hence old aged people should note that they will have to walk a lot.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

This is one of the best zoological park considering the location which is surrounded by beautiful mountains and located away from the busy Darjeeling city is the home to red pandas and many other varieties of animals.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Not too many Animals however this can be included in the places to be visited. There are few rare animals which are specefic to cold zones only. Rest is all normal.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

The zoo is well maintained. Few rare species like Red panda, Himalayan wolf, Snow leopard & black panther are the main attractions.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

We visited this during our trip to Darjeeling in March 2015.The zoo is spread over a wide area and we had to walk up and down to catch glimpse of wide variety of himalayan animals and birds. Best sight were the cute red pandas perched on tree top in an open enclosure. We also saw yaks, snow wolf, normal as... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Snall but good park in the mountains. Number of exhibit is much less but well you are not in Darjeeling to see zoological park. Anyway a place to visit and children will love the place

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

It is one of the place you should not miss ! Overall presentation and the way animals are on either side of the walkway is very good and really enjoyed it !

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

This Zoo is recognized for its conservation breeding programs of Red Panda, Snow Leopards, Tibetan Wolf and other highly endangered animal species of Eastern Himalaya. Educating, motivating and initiating awareness campaign among on the importance of conservation of Himalayan Eco-system

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Address: Jawahar Parbat, Darjeeling, India
Phone Number: 0354-54250,53709
Location: Asia  >  India  >  West Bengal  >  Darjeeling

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