Also acknowledged as Mahendra Chaudhary Zoological Park Chhatbir zoo, the eminent zoological botany is situated at Seventeen km away from Chandigarh city and Fifty five km away from Patiala city. The menagerie straggles transversely on an area of two hundred and two acres beside a striking green background.
It is certainly a spectacle to observe how demesne of raw rural area has been distorted into a magnificent abode for untamed animals. The menagerie blushes a splendid depiction of the original ecological accord that augments the attraction of the gorgeous environs. The flora and fauna are set aside in open area so that the physical and the behavioral wants can be convened parallel to their usual environment.
The major magnetism of Chandigarh’s Chhatbir zoo is the Royal Bengal Tiger, that has formulated into the ideal point of importance for taking a trip to the zoo. Tourists are carried in a incarcerated motor means of transportation to the Royal tiger’s shelter to relish its attraction. Whilst wandering within the tiger’s shelter, the tourists can enjoy a secure encounter of this splendid animal.
Timings/Visiting Days : Chandigarh zoo unbolt 6 days in a week. Being only bunged on Mondays.
Zoo Hours : 9 AM - 5. PM
Zoo holiday : August 15th, October 2nd & January 26th.
Refreshment alternative : Ice Cream Parlor, Canteen and Restaurant.
Rates of the tickets :
For the children who are aged between (3 to 12) : 5Rs.
More than 12 years of age 15 Rs each.
250 Rs Cars/Jeeps.
150 Rs Auto Rickshaw.