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Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park

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Address: Jawahar Parbat, Darjeeling 734101, India
Phone Number: 0354-54250,53709
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A visit to the zoo!

Quite a remarkable zoo set at the heights. We could catch a glimpse of some animals that we had never seen before - the snow leopard, the red panda and some of the mountain cats... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Quite a remarkable zoo set at the heights. We could catch a glimpse of some animals that we had never seen before - the snow leopard, the red panda and some of the mountain cats. A must visit in Darjeeling

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Smallest zoo in Asia and yet so mesmerizing. They have kept exotic animals who can be easily traced from fencing walls. Birds, reptiles, herbivores, carnivores are all part of this zoo. A must visit place in Darjeeling

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

All the animals are readliy visible in short area. You name it, Bengal tiger, Black Panther,White Mountain Tiger, Red Panda every thing is there.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The zoo had an arrangement of keeping the animals in their natural habitat which I liked the most. Moreover, the HMI museum located within the premises was like an icing on the cake and mecca of trekkers.

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Lucknow, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am a bin Panda fan and I see one here.. so I enjoyed a lot.. At the entrance only you will see a cute Bear roaming around in his cage.. You will see many many different varieties of animals that that not seen in other zoos...

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is where you can actually see some of the high altitude amazing Himalayan animals and some endangered species that are rarely seen anywhere else in the world. In India, this is the largest high altitude zoo. It spans across 67.5 acres of area at an average altitude of 7,000ft (2133m). India's former Prime Minister late Indira Gandhi dedicated this... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Himalayan Zoological Park is certainly a place for wildlife lovers in Sikkim. The Park has been established, to preserve the wildlife, without disturbing the creatures and keeping them in their natural habitat. Located in Bulbuley, Himalayan Zoological Park is at a distance of 3 km from Gangtok. At an altitude of 1,780 mtrs, the Zoological Park also tenders a splendid... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Kids enjoyed alot in the Zoo and you can see Tiger/Leopard/Panther/Mountain Leopard too.......must visit place at Darjelling

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Bareilly, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Each and every person should go to zoo and must carry there children to make them watch the best animals. Like Red Panda, Royal Bengal Tiger was ultimate of 14feet long .and many more

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This zoological park located in Darjeeling, is house of rate Himalayan and other high altitude species. You can walk for about 4 minutes from Mall Road or hire a taxi which will cost Rs 200 to the gate of the park. Entry ticket costs Rs 20 per person. In the park animals are kept in an open enclosures making them... More 

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