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Address: 2 No. Alipore Road, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700 027, India
Phone Number: +91 33 2479 1150, +91 33 2439 9391
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Nice zoo

Nice place in Alipore part of kolkata. One should ensure to take the kids there for sure. It's a great place for kids to learn about wildlife

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW via mobile

Nice place in Alipore part of kolkata. One should ensure to take the kids there for sure. It's a great place for kids to learn about wildlife

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

The zoological gardens in kolkata is one of the largest in india.It attracts large crowds during national holidays like christmas ,new year,republic day etc,esp during winters.but it has visitors throughout the year.Not only the children but also adults n teenegers come here for picnics too.This zoological garden has all the species of the animals and reptiles n birds too.One visiting... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

Although the authority can do much better in terms of development and maintenance of this very old zoo, but it is a very good place for kids from all walks of life, with friends and family. A whole day can be spent here, or combined with a trip to nearby attractions like Race Course, Victoria Memorial or Maid an.

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Calcutta, West Bengal, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

Good for kids... Have seen much better zoo in Country n world... Bit dirty.... Too much crowd during weekends and holidays... Price is cheap and snacks available...

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Calcutta, West Bengal, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Good place for kids. But now they need to maintain one of the oldest zoo in india. This place also can be used for family picnic.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Alipore zoo is the oldest in India. It is spread over several acres of land and houses a variety of animals. One can enjoy a family picnic as this place has several gardens which are open to public. Zoo has got a good collection of White Tigers, Bengal Tigers, Lions, Birds, Hyenas, Giraffes, Elephants, Crocodiles, Snakes, Capacin Monkey and many... More 

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Calcutta, West Bengal, India
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

Much needs to be improved here, the zoo keepers should visit zoos of other countries to know how a zoo could be. Its smelly and animals are ill kept. Needs a change over, having excellent space and environment this zoo needs a make over

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Udaipur, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

The Kolkata Zoological Gardens is a must visit place in Kolkata with a wide variety of wildlife kept in their natural habitat in the open. It is a good places for kids to be taught about the basic sciences and to enhance their general knowledge. The beautiful gardens in the campus can be used as a family and friend picnic... More 

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Pune, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Kolkata Zoo, one of the biggest zoo in Asia is spread over big area. Also collection of animals inside is also nice. But cleanliness is impacted. Crowd also is beloe standard who makes the places even more dirty. Entry fee is very nominal (almost free) and hence the crowd that makes it dirty

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Nice place for a family day out...but there is nothing special creature in alipore zoo other than some birds..

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Address: 2 No. Alipore Road, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700 027, India
Phone Number: +91 33 2479 1150, +91 33 2439 9391
Location: Asia  >  India  >  West Bengal  >  Kolkata (Calcutta)

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