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About Mysore Zoo

Popularly known as Mysore Zoo, Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens spread across 157 acres. It is one of the oldest and well-managed zoos of the country that houses a large collection of animals. You can see Tapir, Chimpanzee, Giraffe, Zebra, White Tiger and numerous other wildlife species. It is a great place to visit with kids. Karanji Lake lies on the eastern side of the zoo. It is home to more than 60 different species of birds. There is a park around this lake which has a giant aviary. You can walk through it to observe the birds from a closer distance. Children’s park and boating point are the major attraction of this place in Mysore. Sprawling grasslands and coffee shop near the park make it an ideal spot for family picnics.

Pro Tip: This zoo remains closed on Tuesdays

Highlights

  • Best Time to Visit Morning, Afternoon, Evening
  • Facilities Food Stalls, Washrooms
  • Recommended Hours Min. 2 hours
  • Best Visited With Group, Solo, Couple, Family
  • Entry Fee Adult : INR 25 Child : INR 10 Camera Photo : INR 50 Video : INR 100
  • Closed On Tuesdays
  • Allowed Footwear, Camera, Video

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