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Lady Hydari Park

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Nice Park with a Badly Maintained Mini Zoo

Lady Hydari Park is a pleasant place to stroll about. The premises also have a mini zoo, however... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Parwathi H
Nicely kept garden, shame about the animals in cages

The garden is lovely and beautifully clean with well tended flower beds. There are animals in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
janeydawse1
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good40%
  • Average33%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“mini zoo” (36 reviews)
“children play” (4 reviews)
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Shillong, India
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Reviewed yesterday

Lady Hydari Park is a pleasant place to stroll about. The premises also have a mini zoo, however the animals kept here are not being looked after properly and actually it takes away the joy of visiting this place.

Thank Parwathi H
Reviewed 1 week ago

The garden is lovely and beautifully clean with well tended flower beds. There are animals in cages in a mini zoo. The himalayan brown bear was pacing in a cage that looked way too small and that put us off the place a bit.

Thank janeydawse1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lady Amina Hydari was the wife of Sir Akbar Hydari, erstwhile Prime Minister of Hyderabad, member of the Privy Council and later Governor of Assam, based in Shillong. She was a member of my wife's family. The park is a pleasant place for a stroll...More

Thank kfvandenbrande
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I enjoyed the zoo there of everything else. It's a small park icluding a small zoo, but to recon are the hornbills which are huge and also bear, owls and vultures.

Thank Priyanka B
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

This is not only a great park for outing with your family but this park also shelters few animals that will attract children. Couple of bears, birds, monkeys and a leopard are the main attractions.

Thank SudiptoDas99
Reviewed 13 January 2018

This park is ordinary park but having some animals which gives zoo feeling and having place to play.

Thank joshisandeep
Reviewed 28 December 2017

A normal place for picnic. So called zoo needs a lot of improvement. Cleanliness of water may be ensured.

Thank Atul G
Reviewed 16 December 2017

Small park with a few heavily caged animals. Ten minutes was more than enough to make a round. Maybe if you go with children YOU can spend a while but otherwise not worth it

Thank kusumabhagavatula
Reviewed 9 December 2017

Please improve the conditions for the animals, there is plenty of space in the park for larger enclosures and some greenery.

Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 17 November 2017

I walked into this place thinking it was just a botanical park. But they also had a small zoo that housed wild animals in tiny cages. There was a grown sloth bear pacing (a classic symptom of a wild animal that has been extremely stressed...More

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17 July 2017|
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Response from Amir k | Reviewed this property |
This park opens on all holiday
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