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Nandankanan Zoological Park

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Mayur Bhawan | Saheed Nagar, Bhubaneswar 751007, India
+91 674 254 7850
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“lion safari” (50 reviews)
Mayur Bhawan | Saheed Nagar, Bhubaneswar 751007, India
+91 674 254 7850
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Reviewed 28 May 2017

We visited this zoo twice during the same trip of bhubneswar. This is a big zoo with loads of animals and some rare ones like orangutan . You need one full day to cover everything in the zoo . The safari itself will consume 2-3...More

Thank Mahak_Travelling
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

The zoo is in par with the other zoo's of India. Morover the greenery within the zoo is also awesome.

Thank Akanksh S
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Thought of a good Zoological Park as it is situated at a lush greeen belt, but not worth expectations, But one can see some rare available animals here as- White Tiger, Giraff, Crocodiles, etc.

Thank Prish_trip
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Never would anyone expect much from a zoo in a city which is not even in the top 10 largest cities in India. But Nandankanan proves to be a very big surprise. It has an amazing collection of tigers and lions and the good part...More

Thank Dinkar P
Reviewed 19 May 2017

The zoo is a very nice place to spend time.. its spread around huge area 1-2 hours you can cover the full zoo.

Thank ARMumbai
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Located at a far end of Bhubaneswar, this is a fairly interesting zoo. A nice aviary, a full section of aquarium, lions, tigers - Manish is the biggest one here, big reptile section - lots of crocodiles. Nice outing. Be careful to avoid the humid...More

Thank RSV2011
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

This is a very large area of zoo in India. Top rated zoo palace . In this palace many 🐦 and animals are there. In India only here a one cast of money here . Here very expensive and eco-friendly visiting palace. One of most...More

Thank Aditya8877
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Despite of being a Zoo, the Safari is the main attraction here for White Tigers. You can really enjoy safari here(which is actually not a safari but a bus will come and take you to watch White Tigers,Bears, Lions, Giraffe etc) at very cheap rates....More

Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Nandankanan established in 1960 is the first in the country to become the member of world association of zoo and aquarium. The zoo is enriched with 101 enclosures with 202 sub-enclosures at Nandankanan. It has the significance of having both the cages and open moat...More

1  Thank SOUGAT M
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Nandankanan Zoological & Botanical Park falling among best zoo in india.Very well organised,excellent cleanliness area all around.A day need to complete the whole zoo visit for relaxation among family & friends from day to day busy life.Must visit place in bhubaneswar....

Thank Santosh Kumar D
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Rohit A
29 July 2017|
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Response from Bhaskar_10 | Reviewed this property |
Dear Rohit, Enjoy a visit to Nandan Kanan during festivals holidays. Due to mandatory norms followed to give rest to animals for 1 day, the park is closed on Mondays. We visited this Eid and the place was crowded. Enjoy... More
Aniket K
20 July 2017|
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Response from Ravi D | Reviewed this property |
Go to panthanivas web site or panthanivas and go to puri / bhubhaneshwar
13 April 2017|
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Response from Swaraj B | Reviewed this property |
Best time of travelling is always the winter except in the extreme cold places. Plan accordingly and try to visit between 3.00 pm to 5.00 pm as 4.00 pm is the feeding time of most of the animals and best viewing is possible... More