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Kolkata Zoo & Zoological Garden

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Address: 2 Alipore Road, Kolkata (Calcutta) 700027, India
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+91 33 2479 1150

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Kolkata zoo

My first visit to this zoo was nearly 60 years ago. Till today I have been there numerous times but it has not lost its glamour in my mind. With time, new additions of animals... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kolkata, India
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9 attraction reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

many animals were not seen due to hot weather. Tiger and none of the cobras were seen. must visit in cold season

Thank Chandra P
Kolkata, India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My first visit to this zoo was nearly 60 years ago. Till today I have been there numerous times but it has not lost its glamour in my mind. With time, new additions of animals have been made and some animals have become scarce also. Earlier "Reptile House" was quite an attraction but its missing that lustre now. It will... More 

Thank bnbhatta
Varanasi, India
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209 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kolkata Zoo is one of the best and largest zoos in the world. the place accommodates best class animals.

1 Thank Kunja Bihari M
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30 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went there after almost 20 yrs with my 3 yr old and to my liking a lot has changed. Place looks much clearer and less stinky. Drinking water and benches available more frequently. Lots of greenery. One of the most popular tourist attraction's in Kolkata esp people coming from suburban WB. Entry fee for kids 5 Rs and 30 for... More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good grounds with a decent collection of animals. But advisable to go early to beat the crowds. No great options for refreshments inside . Recommended.

Thank Siddharth S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

one and ony zoo in westbengal,kolkata.you can enjoy a combination of wild and nature at the time of winter by seeing almost all types of birds and animals.

Thank raman k
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15 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Its a small zoo but nice one, one can see tigers, leapord, zebra, and other animals. Not well maintained.

Thank Murli V
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 21 March 2017

zoo in Kolkata was good before as compare to now less animals I will say its average tourist spot before it was must visit place, cleanliness is also not there at all...

1 Thank syed21
Bilaspur, India
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Reviewed 20 March 2017

If You are one the first visitors when the gate opens then it is better. Otherwise the crowd is the most disgusting thing. Moreover people do keep the place clean within no time they spill the place paper plastic bags etc. Collection of animals is good.

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Reviewed 17 March 2017

In our Group there are 10 children , who enjoyed watching animals in zoo. as it was a sunny winter sunday there was little rush in the zoo. it is also must see attraction in the city.

Thank SPA N

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