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Address: 2 Alipore Road, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700027, India
Phone Number: +91 33 2479 1150
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Kolkata Zoo & Zoological Garden

On holidays, the line is very long. Quality of crowd is bad. But there are lots of animals and birds. There are wide open spaces also. But infrastructure is not upto the mark.

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

On holidays, the line is very long. Quality of crowd is bad. But there are lots of animals and birds. There are wide open spaces also. But infrastructure is not upto the mark.

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Kolkata, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Gets very crowded during winters especially from 25.12 till 05.01. However great place to take children for animal watching.

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Mysuru (Mysore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The common animals in the zoo include the lion deer elephant... not the star attraction of culcutta.

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Thank Akanksh S
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The zoo has a good number of animals and bird species but not a whopping one. The deen cover fills the zoo adding charm to it.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

it is not large zoo. Maintenance is not that best. Crowdy. Veriety of birds is good. monkeys also good.

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Mysuru (Mysore), India
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

this place is dissapointing. this place does not have a large bio-diversity.very less species of animals and even the available ones dont look healthy.. place is not well maintained..

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Established in 1876 in Calcutta, it is the oldest formal zoo in India. It covers a vast area and so many animals, birds, reptiles etc are available. It is one of the popular attractions during winter. A must visit place.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of its kind zoo with amazing diversity of animals, birds and reptiles. The zoo is amongst dense vegetation so it's always a nice cool and shady feeling when you go there. The white tigers, Royal Bengal tigers, chimp, bears are treat to watch. Birds are in plenty and their colors and forms fascinates me even today. Reptile lovers can... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Zoo contains some rare breed birds and the giraffe ,royal bengal tiger is the major attraction.The reptile House is also the main attraction.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited Alipore Zoo last year with family. Very sorrow state & full of garbage around. No more attraction for children. Stay off.

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