Himalayan Zoological Park, Gangtok

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Observe wild animals in their natural habitats at Himalayan Zoological Park, India's biggest high-altitude zoo. The park was established to help look after the wildlife without disturbing them or the ecosystem, and also specializes in breeding animals from alpine conditions--this includes snow leopards, endangered Himalayan wolfs, and red pandas. Stroll through the park's diverse Himalayan plant life while spotting pheasants, civets, pandas, and a wide selection of felines. Add Himalayan Zoological Park to your Gangtok travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Gangtok online itinerary planner .
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  • This one is one small and nicely maintained place. There'll be good amount of walking that one needs to do to cover entire zoo. Its unlike usual zoos one must have visited so far around the world. Thi...  more »
  • This is within the Gangtok city and a must see attraction...Has some unique animals and is very well maintained...Again you have to walk a lot after you leave the car and it's not recommended for seni...  more »
  • A must visit if you want to have as complete a glimpse of the mysterious fauna of the Himalayas as possible. The most endearing: the Little red pandas as discreet as mischievous!
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