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Himalayan Zoological Park, Gangtok

Categories: Zoos & Aquariums, Nature & Parks, Outdoor Activities
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3.5/5 based on 400+ 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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  • This zoo has some unique Himalayan animals like Red Panda, Snow Leopard, Yak, etc. Said to be incorporating modern zoo management techniques. There is a Red Panda breeding station but visitors are not...  read more »
  • The walk around the zoological park is something to be treasured as not much can been seen of the animals. The greenery and the cool air revives one. Well maintained but sadly hardly any visitors when...  read more »
  • Some of the enclosures could have been bigger, the tiger was pacing which was quite upsetting. The snow leopards were great to see as were the red pandas. The Himalayan mountain institute is also incl...  read more »
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