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Madras Crocodile Bank, Chennai (Madras)

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Learn about reptiles that inhabit this tropical region at Madras Crocodile Bank, which features grounds covered by coastal dune forests that provide a haven for native wildlife. See the first crocodile breeding center in Asia, which continues to protect many endangered species (mugger crocodile, saltwater crocodile, and the gharial in particular) from extinction. Look for turtles, snakes, and lizards, part of a population of over 2,400 animals sheltered here. Visit the family-friendly outdoor laboratory to observe reptiles up close and learn about their behavior, social interactions, and breeding biology. Plan your Madras Crocodile Bank visit and explore what else you can see and do in Chennai (Madras) using our Chennai (Madras) vacation trip planner.
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  • All tourist people need to visit the place.. awesome more than 500 crocodile are well maintained and good place at afternoon  more »
  • Very nice place for visit. You can see hundreds of crocodiles there. Different types of crocodiles are there.  more »
  • Hi travellers, It was a pleasent experience to visit the crocodile aprk in the ECR road, Chennai. It is in the way very close to Mahabakipuram. Be aware that you will be given a parking ticket no matt...  more »