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Nandankanan Zoological Park

#2 of 79 things to do in Bhubaneswar Features Animals
Mayur Bhawan | Saheed Nagar, Bhubaneswar 751007, India
+91 674 254 7850
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Mayur Bhawan | Saheed Nagar, Bhubaneswar 751007, India
+91 674 254 7850

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Reviewed 1 February 2017

Visited with family. Make sure that you have a good guide (he will organise tickets). Charges are fixed by zoo authorities . Used electric vehicle for going around - ideal if you have elderly people in your group. Did not try safari. Best attractions are...More

Thank Venugopal29
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

This place is pride for Odisha I hope the area is so vast and the no of animals and birds you will see is quite high. And the elaborative description for each species is just educative. My friend used to do photography so he like...More

Reviewed 25 January 2017

Pros: A large variety of animals (crocs, gharials, snakes, fishes, birds, tigers, white tigers, elephants, zebra, hippo, giraffe, orangutan, langoors, monkeys, hyna, lion, sloth bear, Himalayan bear etc.) Cons: Highly crowded, sleepy animals This zoo is very large so if you want to see the...More

Thank tripsy212
Reviewed 23 January 2017

It is a zoological garden. this has almost everything in it lion safari white tigers, reptile park, toy train boating ropeway.battery cars are there to go around entrance25re and safari tickets 100 re are sdeparate for 1 hour we were able to see only 2...More

Thank 674santha
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

This review is only about the botanical garden. This place in winter is an absolute delight. The landscape , serenity and greenery around is breath-taking. Its well maintained and the best part is they allow you to take your 2 or 4 wheeler inside as...More

Thank krpune
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Dropped in to Nandan Kaanan on a Sunday when i got some time to spare (wasn't on a leisure trip).The queue for tickets was long as all counters weren't functional(buying online tickets are suggested to avoid queue). More crowded (no queue was seen)was the baggage...More

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Reviewed 18 January 2017

Its a huge zoo garden beautifully arranged and animals are located also in a planned manner. Inside the zoo is a bus service by which tourist can avial and get the chance to see the animals inside the zoo garden. There is a safari inside...More

Thank chandrasekhar2016
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

We had visited this place with a lot of hope. The forest has very few animlas. The safari vehicle is not good. Ticket prices are very low.

Thank Prateek J
Reviewed 17 January 2017

One of the better Zoological Park I have visited. Safari ensures that you are able to see White Tiger , lion and beer . Buses for safari needs improvement. The canteen or the food outlet needs to be more hygenic. actually the place is made...More

Thank Yogesh S
Reviewed 17 January 2017

This zoo is definitely worth a visit. The animals are kept in well maintained enclosures which have ample space. It is a vast area and one has to devote minimum three hours to cover the whole area. The services of a guide is a must....More

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When is the best time to visit this zoo?
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
Is the toytrain and roapway operating there? And when will be the suitable time to go there in this month?
9 April 2017|
Response from Diptendu B | Reviewed this property |
No, but there is Jungle suffary by bus!! Which tames you to Lion reservation... This time around year is too much heat in Odhisha, even animals get tired around this time. The early the month, the better the time
when is the zoo closed
24 March 2017|
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Response from Surabhi S | Reviewed this property |
The zoo opens at 7:30, and till 5:30. It remains closed on monday, though.