Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens, Mysuru (Mysore)

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Established in 1892, Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens remains one of India’s oldest and most visited zoological gardens. Exploring the 64 ha (157 ac) zoo, you can admire more than 160 species of animals from all over the world, or enjoy a scenic ride on the tranquil Karanji Lake, situated within the zoo grounds. Roam among the spacious enclosures and meet the resident white tigers, African elephants, hippos, and an array of other interesting animals. Plan your Sri Chamarajendra Zoological Gardens visit and explore what else you can see and do in Mysuru (Mysore) using our Mysuru (Mysore) trip planning website .
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  • October 4, 2017
    There must be better zoos in the world... but I must say that Mysore Zoo is a matter a great pride. It has a good variety of species. It is kept absolutely clean with good RO water, restaurant and toi...  more »
  • October 4, 2017
    The zoo has been given a facelift. Very well maintained and was very happy the way it is being taken care of.  more »
  • October 4, 2017
    Kids will be enjoying a lot, 4km long stretch, poli-pack not allowed, will be charged Rs10 for each and have to collect it back while coming out. Lot of animals  more »

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