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Himalayan Zoological Park, Gangtok
(3.5/5 based on 420+ reviews on the web)
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. Work out when and for how long to visit Himalayan Zoological Park and other Gangtok attractions using our handy Gangtok itinerary maker.
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  • Each animal has a hilly outdoor area of a good size. NOT perfect and still unpleasant for the animal, but every animal is a rare species and the wild cats in particular are impressive as are the pheas...  more »
  • Its a zoological park set in natural with enclosure much larger than you generally see in a zoo. Caging of animals is always debatable but this is still better. Red panda and Snow leopard were the hig...  more »
  • it is a natural zoo in the hilly area, toddlers & kids will face problem to walk around the zoo. No such animals are there, only 3/4 deers, 2 red panda, yak, 2 leopards , & leopard cat. Such a waste o...  more »