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High Altitude Zoo

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Zoo with steep roads

This zoo is situated at a height. Once inside walking around is not easy as there are steep slopes... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2018
Akshay S
New Delhi, India
Must visit

It is a great place to visit in nainital. The day was filled with fun, masti and adventure. It... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2018
Solapur, India
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Nainital, India
+91 5942 237 927
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Reviewed 21 August 2018

This zoo is situated at a height. Once inside walking around is not easy as there are steep slopes and multiple steps. It has a good collection of animals like Tiger, panther, red panda, deer, fowls etc. Kids will really enjoy it. One has to...More

Thank Akshay S
Reviewed 8 August 2018

First of all , there are 5 people at entry gate, which were really rude.this place is not for old people and kids. The roads are really steep.i paid for my mom and uncle but waste of money. They have to come back and ticket...More

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Reviewed 30 July 2018

It is a great place to visit in nainital. The day was filled with fun, masti and adventure. It feels great to roam in the zoo. Got to see many new species of birds and animals.

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Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Well maintained zoo with lots of rare animals. They had 5 jaguars in a cage which was a sight to see. Rest tigers bears Pandas deers and lot more. The zoo premise was neat and well maintained. The entry tickets are reasonably priced and the...More

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Reviewed 28 July 2018

AVOID WEEKEND ! If you are visiting on weekend i will not recommend to visit there; its very crowed and you have to wait approx 2-3 hour just to enter the gate; starting from waiting for the jeep to take you to the zoo; however...More

Thank Udit M
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

This is a small zoo located in nainital but very selective and nicely maintained .. large variety of birds were there along with the other animals.. my daughter enjoyed alot

Thank vikas9743
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Will have walk very much avoid if you are with old parents. Kids enjoyed the place. Good view of Nainital city'

Thank Rahul M
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

We went in rainy season and the greenery that time had its own charm.Point of attraction is the royal Bengal tiger and the closeup view of the tiger is trully exciting.the whole zoo is carved on a single mountain so going up and down to...More

Thank Aladdin A
Reviewed 16 July 2018

very well built and maintained. animal and birds looks so good strong and clean. No doubt u have to do handwork to reach there but its worth aply wen weather is good. I was in 12 july ther very beautiful cloudy weather.. Enjoed ther

Thank garima5july
Reviewed 14 July 2018

we visited this zoo on 7th july 2018. the place is located on the top of hill. the shuttle service is offered from the road to upper side of hill (taxi) the shuttle service of taxi starts from mall road near hotel INDIAN they take...More

Thank Jayesh P
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Sachin N
18 February 2018|
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Response from lotusdiamond | Reviewed this property |
Sachin, yes you can visit Lake and Zoo in the evening. But i suggest, visit Zoo first as else it will become dark and all the animals will go inside their cages and you will not be able to enjoy your visit to the Zoo... More
23 December 2017|
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Response from Vivek C | Reviewed this property |
If the person is fit and active, why not. However, if the person isn't in a good shape, strictly no. The incline is pretty steep. After visiting every enclosure, you need to climb steps to move to the next enclosure. There... More
7 May 2017|
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Response from Mukesh K | Reviewed this property |
There are state run cabs there to run from Shimla station road to take you there. Your own car cab can also take you there and drop you before 200 meters from the ticket counter.