Kolkata Zoo & Zoological Garden, Kolkata (Calcutta)

2.9
#5 of 15 in Parks in Kolkata (Calcutta)
Zoo · Zoo / Aquarium
India's biggest and oldest zoo, Kolkata Zoo & Zoological Garden tells a comprehensive story about the diverse wildlife living in this part of the world. Established in 1875 and spanning a total of 18 hectares (45 acres), the zoo shelters the nearly extinct Aldabra giant tortoises, elephants, rhinos, Bengal tigers, white tigers, African lions, giraffes, deer, and zebras in large enclosures. One of the prime tourist spots in the city, this well-maintained attraction is visited by 3 million people every year. Restaurants and air-conditioned cafes provide plenty of shade, refreshments, and snacks. Put Kolkata Zoo & Zoological Garden and other Kolkata (Calcutta) attractions into our Kolkata (Calcutta) trip website, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • Entrance fee : ₹10 for kids (upto 5yrs) and ₹30 for anyone above 5yrs... Timings: 9AM to 4.30PM (ticket counter) 9AM to 5PM (zoo Garden) 10.30AM to 5PM (Aquarium) The facility is open all day...  more »
  • We visited the zoo for the first time in Kolkata and it was very nice. It was a lot of fun to see so many animals. Greta day  more »

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