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Originally started with a more serious conservation point of view, Crocodile Bank is now the weekend spot for a fascinating day of herpetology. For the kids, it’s a special treat to see large crocs spend the day languorously by the water. The Madras...more
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East Coast Road | Vadanemmelli Village, Chennai (Madras) 603104, India
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+91 44 2747 2447
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Reviewed yesterday

1000s of crocodiles in single place. a wonderful place where there is so many varieties of crocodile.

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Here is a wonderful place where there is so many varieties of crocodile. Run by NGO, well maintained park. You can plan your trip along with mahabalipuram

Thank priya365
Reviewed yesterday

1000s of crocodiles in single place , so scary! visit during the feeding hours so that you can enjoy the show.

Thank diva k
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Madras Crocodile Bank is tbe first crocodile park in India set up by the Reptile expert Romus Witaker. The bank is over 30years old and has over 2000 different types of crocodiles. The place is clean and very well maintained. The entry ticket is...More

Thank vivek0210
MadrasCrocodileBank, Public Relations Manager at MadrasCrocodileBank, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi, Thank you for the review. We are delighted you found the place informative and had a great experience. We look forward to seeing you here again.

Reviewed 1 week ago

It was really disturbing to see 50-60 crocodiles all cloistered together in a cramped space in one of the exhibits. Little to no water, most of the crocodiles look as though they are dead, but they are clearly alive and not moving because they have...More

Thank akshi259
MadrasCrocodileBank, Public Relations Manager at MadrasCrocodileBank, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi, "Little to no water" is an exaggeration. Some pens are over-crowded​ because for many years, mugger were being bred here for release in the wild at the request of the State Govt, and we are still in dialogue with the Ministry of Environment about...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had been to Madras crocodile bank approx. 4 times....it's really worth visiting ....they also have a session where you can see different varieties of snakes...specially the poisonous ones like Russel viper...they also demonstrate venom extraction...u can also touch some of them...also, this place has...More

Thank Priyanka S
MadrasCrocodileBank, Public Relations Manager at MadrasCrocodileBank, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi, Thank you for a positive review. We are delighted you chose to visit our facility! We look forward to seeing you here again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Super experience , Learn and see different type of crocodile Looking very good different type of tortoise Good park... Must visit

Thank Umanath G
MadrasCrocodileBank, Public Relations Manager at MadrasCrocodileBank, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi, Thank you for the review. We are delighted you chose to visit our facility! We look forward to seeing you here again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is very near to Mahabalipuram at the east coast road. Parking place is limited. Park is full of crocodiles and other reptiles. Preferred time to visit the park would be between 11:30AM to 12:30PM. During this time you can see crocodiles having lunch...More

Thank Utkarsh V
MadrasCrocodileBank, Public Relations Manager at MadrasCrocodileBank, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi, Thank you for the review. We are delighted you chose to visit our facility and had the opportunity to see our crocs f​ed! We look forward to seeing you here again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well catalogued and maintained park .. best place for children to see crocs up so close .add it to your must do list !!!

Thank Aasiya K
MadrasCrocodileBank, Public Relations Manager at MadrasCrocodileBank, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi, Thank you for the positive review. We are delighted you chose to visit our facility! We look forward to seeing you here again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was first time I saw so many crocodile at one place. This bank has almost all species of crocs in different ponds in difefrent sizes and looked very good. kids also enjoys here so a must see things is this park near chennai and...More

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viduluvsu
May 11, 2018|
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Response from MadrasCrocodileBank | Property representative |
Hi, Jaws is fed every Sunday at 4.30 pm. Hope to see you soon. Regards, Croc Bank
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rajenderneginegi1
March 20, 2018|
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Response from MadrasCrocodileBank | Property representative |
Hi, unfortunately, our snake venom extraction center is closed for the summer. But do visit us on Sunday as we have many exciting activities, such as snake talks, crocodile feeding talks and you will get to see Jaws III... More
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Aliakbar D
February 3, 2018|
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Response from spk1504 | Reviewed this property |
TIMINGS & TICKETS Timings: Tuesday to Sunday, 9:00 am to 5:30 pm, Last Ticket: 5:00pm, Closed on Mondays Entry tickets : Adult: Rs.50/-, Children below 10 years : Rs.30/- Night Safari : Tuesday - Sunday 07:00 pm to... More
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