Zoological Park - Home To Endangered Animals And Birds
Zoological Park not only provides habitat for endangered species, but also help them breed well. Special attractions at the zoo include white tigers, gaurs, jaguars, rhinos, elephants, sangai, lion-tailed macaques and migratory birds (winter). The park officially opened on November 1st. By Punjab Rao Deshmukh, Honorary Minister of the Government of India, 1959. The park was originally known as Delhi Zoo. In 1982, it was granted National Zoo status with the idea of being a model zoo for the country.
Best time to visit: Anytime
Things to do: Admire The Lake, Interact With Animals, Go On A Wildlife Field Trip, Know More About Them
HOW TO REACH ZOOLOGICAL PARK
- Flight - Delhi's airport is Indira Gandhi International Airport, which is well connected to cities in India and around the world. There are regular flights to Delhi from Mumbai, Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad, Lucknow, Goa, Kolkata, Guwahati, and international destinations. The airport is divided into two terminals, Terminal 1D and Terminal 3. Terminal 1D is the domestic airport, primarily used by low-cost airlines such as SpiceJet, Indigo and Go Air. Terminal 3 or T3, as it is commonly known, is the international terminal used by all international and domestic regular fare airlines flying to Delhi.
- Road - Delhi is also well connected by bus to cities such as Jaipur, Agra, Alwar, Chandigarh, Amritsar, Shimla, Manali, Dharamshala, Dehradun and even Kathmandu. Delhi's main bus stations are the interstate bus terminals at Kashmiri Gate, Anand vihar and Sarai Kale Khan. Apart from that, there is Mandi House (near Barakhamba Road) which offers regular air-conditioned bus service to Himachal Pradesh hill stations such as Shimla, Manali and Kasauli.
- Rail - Delhi is the headquarters of the Northern Railway and has his five main railway stations: New Delhi Station, Old Delhi Station, Nizamuddin Railway Station, Anand Vihar Station and Sarai Rohilla Station. New Delhi Railway Station is one of the stations where most trains depart from Delhi and is located in Paharganj near Connaught Place. There is a prepaid taxi stand outside the train station, from which you can hail a taxi for further travel around the city.
HOW TO GET AROUND
- Metro - The Nearest Metro Station to reach Zoological Park is Pragati Maidan and Mandi House. Follow The Blue Line Or Violet Line, depends from where you aboard.
- Bus - The nearest Bus Stop to reach National Zoological Park is Sunder Nagar Bus Stop. It is a 13 mins walk from there.
- Auto - You can also grab an Auto real quick and negotiate your rates with them but be attentive with a map on your phone!
- Cab - Book the nearest cab around you with Uber, Ola, InDriver and BluSmart!