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About Indira Gandhi Zoological Park

Visakhapatnam Zoo spans across a large area of 625 aces and is located along the eastern ghats of India. The zoo is also known as Indira Gandhi Zoological Park and is named after Indira Gandhi. It was developed with the aim to conserve the endangered wildlife animals. There is a huge count of animals, reptiles and mammals in the zoo. There are about 800 species of animals which have been categorised in to different sections. Reptiles, mammals, birds, primates and carnivores have been categorised into different sections. You will find a well-maintained library and a biosphere learning centre in the premises of the zoo. You can have a visit to the biosphere centre and explore all the details about the wildlife. The peafowl, spotted dove, vulture and painted stork are some of the birds you will find in the zoo. Asiatic leopard, puma, jaguar, wild dog, Himalayan black bear, python and porcupines are some of the wild animals you will come across. You will enjoy watching the animals living peacefully in their natural habitats. The visitors can walk along the footpaths and have a close look at the wildlife. The Visakhapatnam Zoo is easily accessible from the Vishakhapatnam railway station.

Highlights

  • Best Time to Visit Morning, Afternoon, Evening
  • Facilities Food Stalls, Washrooms
  • Recommended Hours Min. 3 hours
  • Best Visited With Group, Solo, Couple, Family
  • Not Allowed Pets
  • Entry Fee INR 5
  • Allowed Footwear, Camera, Video

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