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Rajiv Gandhi Zoological Park

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Closed Now: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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Very few animals

The park is huge and very nicely maintained. However they have very few animals. You have to walk a... read more

Reviewed today
Sunila K
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Pune, India
via mobile
Very spacious and hard to walk

It is spread across a large area and people are expected to walk all way, or they can take the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Shishir A
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Pune, India
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Pune-Satara Highway | Near Bhartiya Vidyapeeth University, Pune, India
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+91 20 2437 0747
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Reviewed today via mobile

The park is huge and very nicely maintained. However they have very few animals. You have to walk a lot so not recommended for babies below 3 yrs or if you have a stroller, it helps a lot.I was very excited to show my toddler,...More

Thank Sunila K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rajiv Gandhi Zoological park is located surrounding the natural lake at Katraj on Pune-Satara road. One can go by public transport or drive down in your car. Parking is limited and crowded. Entry fee is Rs.25 per adult. Inside the park you can avail a...More

Thank Meheryar B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is spread across a large area and people are expected to walk all way, or they can take the electric vehicle but it does not stop anywhere in between. Will it not be nice if the authorities can do something for the guided tour...More

2  Thank Shishir A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a good picnic sport, usually closed on Wednesday for visitors. Open on Sunday. Different varieties of Snakes and Reptiles. Well managed. Only problem is crowd on week ends and holidays, so try to visit on working days if possible. Battery operated vehicles are...More

1  Thank SANTOSHIFS
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Its spread out in a large campus. Ticket 25 for adults and 10 for kids. There is parking facility near the zoo. You are not allowed to take plastic / polythene bags inside , which is a good step. Hence it was clean inside (...More

2  Thank SaketA59
Reviewed October 18, 2018

Snake garden is must visit, it closes by 5 pm so reach early. Other parts of the garden also close at 5:30 pm. Even though its all open area but there are lot of trees so you are really walking in the shades. Need lot...More

1  Thank Shreerang B
Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

This is majorly known as Snake Garden. There are different types of snakes and other animals are there. Good for Kids.

Thank Sneha65
Reviewed September 21, 2018

Nice Place to visit for whole family. Many animals are there. White tiger is the main attraction. Good place to visit with kids.

Thank Quest816980
Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

Nice place to visit with kids if your child love animals. Mine was very happy to see many animals. But lots of walking it is best to take battery car for the elders and parents with small kids. Seems it is a neglected place as...More

1  Thank Madhu B
Reviewed September 14, 2018

This Zoo is within city limits and easily approachable. Zoo time is 09:30 am to 05:00 pm, weekly off is on Wednesday. Car parking and 2 wheeler parking is available at paid basis. Though it doesn't have many animals but the place is very well...More

1  Thank AnkurChaudhary28
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deephikaganesh
June 1, 2018|
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Response from Rakhi I | Reviewed this property |
Well depends on where you are coming from...but from city centre it is about 10-12 kms and takes 30-45 minutes in a 4 wheeler
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preethil11
May 18, 2018|
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Response from mmjoshi79 | Reviewed this property |
I do not think so
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mughalm4
May 8, 2018|
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Response from Chintan M | Reviewed this property |
Hi. Please do not take any luggage with you. It will be very tedious and they do not have any safe to keep theluggage.
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