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Address: Shillong, India

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Zoo of Shillong

I visited the Lady Hydari Park Zoo in Shillong in the first weekend of August 2016 with my Friends. We were a group of 8 friends. The Zoo entrance is placed inside a narrow lane... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Vishal_tulsi
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited the Lady Hydari Park Zoo in Shillong in the first weekend of August 2016 with my Friends. We were a group of 8 friends. The Zoo entrance is placed inside a narrow lane with limited parking facility. The parking spot could range from the entrance to the other end of the lane making the visitors take a long... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have been there many times and still it attracts me to go there again and again. Not much to see as it has a small zoo inside but not much animals. However the park has some activities for the kids also. Well maintained and very peaceful and of course good weather mostly.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

We visited during March, did not got much flowers. As within the city ,the area is congested and you will find tall houses adjacent to the park. All these lower down the scenic beauty of the place. May be tourists can see lots of flowers during winter.

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Thank Basabraychaudhuri
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24 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

Visited this place with a toddler..it's a small place with mini zoo..not a great place..very few animals..black bear, monkeys , owl and ducks.. The park as few flowering plants and a forest mueuem. The park has entry fees and is open till 5 pm only. It's really not worth the time .

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Thank Sneshyam
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

This is more of a botanical garden than a park. This is located near laitumkhrah. Cabs are available on hire basis to reach this place.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

We were most excited after watching black bear. They have decent collection of birds as it was raining when we went most of the animals were not visible as they had hidden in their sheds. This is a mini zoo and you can not expect much. Good outing for kids

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New Delhi, India
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

Very small park with children activity. Small zoo is here. If you are in a tight schedule and don't have children in your group, don't come.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

This is an old heritage park of the hill town with a beautiful collection of rose varieties and other flowers. It has a small park too which will interest children. One can spend hours of exclusivity inside the park with an added attraction of deer park.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

This is supposed to be a park cum zoo. However it is more of a small local park with few birds and a bear with all other enclosures / cages being empty. It is sheer waste of time and not worth the visit with an entry fee and camera fee. Better to avoid.

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Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

Lady Hyadri Park is a cute little park to catch the flowers in bloom during a sunny day or to go for a relaxing evening walk.

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