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Bondla Wildlife Sanctuary

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Zoo, primitive

I thought someone should put the hippo out of it’s misery! The sign touts the new enclosure. Meh... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2018
Lindenhurst, New York
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Nice place to visit

Worth a visit. Nicely maintained. The number of animals here are limited, but are well maintained... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2018
Mahesh N
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Bondla Wildlife Sanctuary this afternoon- while the lush greenery is something to admire while driving through the sanctuary, we were quite disappointed when we arrived at a second gate indicating entrance to the zoo. There is one elephant whose legs are chained...More

Thank C Crystal C B
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Now that the Tiger is gone, the main attraction is missing. However, there are enough species to keep you interested for a couple of hours.

1  Thank roshanr778
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

I thought someone should put the hippo out of it’s misery! The sign touts the new enclosure. Meh. Not feeling it. I’ll cut to the chase here. The Black Buck enclosure is good. Nice to see them even if the look like they could really...More

Thank Iratdog
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Worth a visit. Nicely maintained. The number of animals here are limited, but are well maintained. Indian gaurs, snakes, black bucks are some of the attractions. The only elephant is chained. Rhino is good and healthy. The surrounding is well maintained.

1  Thank Mahesh N
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

I went to the ‘sanctuary’ today thinking it would be nice place for mistreated animals following cruel exploitation. It seems they may be no better off in this place. They call it a sanctuary, but I is more like a zoo. Elephant chained to a...More

4  Thank JakeP1254
Reviewed 24 March 2018

In a nutshell, It is an ideal jungle resort and a major attraction for school going children and particularly nature lovers. Though it is small but having a pleasant atmosphere.

Thank asis2015
Reviewed 11 March 2018

I am not a fan of zoo s in some countries, however I was pleased to see large clean and interesting enclosures, clean food and fresh water too and keepers very informed, there were just a couple of animals that need better space the civet...More

Thank chrsfln
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

I went to Bondla Wildlife Sanctuary with family. Lots of animals to see, including a Asian Elephant, Leopards, Wild Boars, Various Snakes, Parrots, Crocodiles and many more. (And of course, being in India you are greeted with Monkeys along the way, who will try and...More

1  Thank HarpsKitaure
Reviewed 14 February 2018

You can see Snakes,crockadails,Bear,Wild pigs ,tiger,deers and few birds they treated well with water sprinklers in every were so that they can maintain their body temp also they best thing they wont feel in a cage.

Thank JaiS739
Reviewed 8 February 2018

As we drove inside, up the hill, it was pleasant and we could hear plenty of birds chirping. The Zoo has limited animals and it was nice to see them well fed. Elephant was having its shower and was good to enjoy the scene. Leopards...More

1  Thank RadhakrishnaM19
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surjendu d
8 June 2018|
Response from raghuvirsinh s |
Definitely, it would be a great season with some ocassional shower.
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