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Mahendra Chaudhary Zoological Park

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Address: Chandigarh-Zirakpur-Patiala Road, Zirakpur, Chandigarh, India

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Good Zoo with lots of open areas

The zoo is very good and spread over large area, one can either walk from one cell/area of animal to other or can even hire an electric car. The lion & deer safaris are ok

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Gurgaon, India
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Gurgaon, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The zoo is very good and spread over large area, one can either walk from one cell/area of animal to other or can even hire an electric car. The lion & deer safaris are ok

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Chandigarh, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

reaching the zoo is a challenge in itself you need to take help from native people to reach Don't expect all around the globe animals Cleanliness!! don't even think of it Numbers of animals is good Safari don't go for it

Thank Bhavya121
Karnal, Haryana, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Nice zoo situated in zirakpur near chandigarh ;best place to hangout with kids for half a day; well planned zoo ; variety of animals is there ; battery car option is also available ; also a food court is available ....

Thank rajat143
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Lots of animals in this zoo. I suggest walking instead of using the vehicle to fully experience the animals.

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Chandigarh, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

Have been here a lot of times as it is very nearby to the place where I live....this is the biggest zoo that i have ever visited with a lot of different species of animals and birds (Around 80 to 85 different species)....You can find endangered species like royal bengal tiger,white tiger, Black Bucks, gharial etc. Apart from that it... More 

Thank gautam376
Chandigarh, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

The Chatbir Zoo at the Chandigarh-Patiala Highway. One of the attraction of this zoo is the 12 seater, battery operated Golf cart. In the zoo many types of birds & animal ate there, like the leopard, the tiger, sloth bear, white peogeons, white buck, zebra, bear, porkupines, crocodile, python and many type of night roaming creature(simulated environment was created for... More 

Thank VIJAY1990
Panchkula, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Chhatbir zoo is the star attraction of Chandigarh city. It takes approx. 4 hours to enjoy the full zoo. This provides an opportunity to humans to encounter with wild life, big animals including birds and reptiles. This place can be accessed by public transportation abd by personal vehicles.

Thank Satish R B
New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

It is still amaze the way it used to 15-16 yrs back. That time it amazed me and this time my daughter :). It far better than Delhi's zoo.

Thank VinSaini
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Chhatbir zoo is really a good place to take ur kids for sightseeing different animals. Place is nice and green and well maintained by the staff. Lion safari was OK. Ecodriven cars for transportation of people is a really good approach. People should also take care of keeping the place neat and clean.

Thank Kamal Deep S
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

Area wise, chandigarh zoo is good enough. On foot, it will take 3-4 hours to see complete zoo. Zoo has big animals like lions, white tiger, elephants, hippo etc. Cars are not allowed inside the zoo. Either you have to on foot or can hire their cart. There is a lion safari also but you will be lucky if you... More 

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