Nandankanan Zoological Park is one of the major zoos in India, which makes it one of the most interesting places to visit in Bhubaneswar. It is 2nd largest zoo in India after the Nehru Zoological Park.
The zoo is located in a completely natural environment, built within a forest.
The zoo offers various recreational facilities like lion safaris, boating, and cable cars.
Those interested in nature and animals will love this encounter with the jungle.
Popular for its white tiger and huge variety of mammals, reptiles, and birds, the zoo is surrounded by lush greenery.
Adding to the thrill is a charming lake with scope for boating.
Situated amidst the Chandaka forest, you will also be able to spot an exotic variety of flora within the zoo.
Location: Nandankanan Rd, Barang, Bhubaneswar, Odisha 754005
Price: More than 12 years of age – 50
3 to 12 years – 10
Foreign Nationals – 100
Free for children below 3 years of age
Timing: 7:30 AM to 5:30 PM, Closed on Monday
Best Time to Visit: October to March