Nehru Zoological Park

Nehru Zoological Park or Hyderabad Zoo is a zoo situate in Hyderabad, India.  The park established on dated 26 October 1959. It started out for the visitor on 6 October 1963. The Nehru Zoological Park operate by forest department, Government of Telangana, and is named after the first prime minister of the country, Jawaharlal Nehru.

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The zoo Covers 380-acres Area and is adjacent to the 600-acre Mir Alam Tank. Nearly 100 species of birds, animals and reptiles kept at the zoo, such as ancient animals like the Indian rhino, Asiatic lion, Bengal tiger, panther, gaur, Indian elephant, slender loris, python, as well as deer, antelopes and birds.

The nocturnal house at the zoo artificially reverses night and day for the animals so that nocturnal animals are active while visitors are at the zoo. This exhibit includes fruit bats, slender loris, slow loris, civets, leopard cats, hedgehogs, barn owls, mottled wood owls, fishing owls, and great horned owls. There is also an aquarium, dino park, butterfly park and tortoise house.

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The zoo operates several safari trips each day through the safari area where animals such as Asiatic lion, Bengal tiger, sloth bear etc located. The zoo also has particular educational shows and feeding sessions scheduled each day. Other attractions include a natural history museum and a train.

Nehru Zoological Park Contact :

Address : Zoo Park Main Road, Kishan Bagh, Bahadurpura West, Hyderabad, Telangana 500064

Phone No : 040-24477355

Fax No : 040-24473253

Email : hydzoo@rediffmail.com, info@hydzoo.com

Nehru Zoological Park Map :

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