Kanpur Zoological Park

Hastings Avenue
Kanpur, UP - 208002

Type: Zoos
087659 74100
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Kanpur Zoological Park, also known as the Allen Forest Zoo, is a prominent zoological park located in Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India. Established in 1971, the zoo is situated within the Kanpur Cantonment area and is known for its extensive collection of wildlife, conservation efforts, and recreational facilities.

Spread over an area of approximately 77 hectares, Kanpur Zoological Park is home to a diverse array of animal species, including mammals, birds, reptiles, and amphibians. The zoo houses over 1000 animals representing more than 100 different species, making it one of the largest zoos in Uttar Pradesh.

One of the main attractions of Kanpur Zoological Park is its naturalistic enclosures and habitats that provide a conducive environment for the animals' well-being and enrichment. Visitors can observe animals such as Asiatic lions, Royal Bengal tigers, Indian elephants, leopards, sloth bears, and various species of deer and antelopes in spacious and carefully designed enclosures.

In addition to animal exhibits, Kanpur Zoological Park features botanical gardens, landscaped pathways, and recreational facilities for visitors to enjoy. The zoo's botanical gardens showcase a diverse collection of plant species, including indigenous and exotic varieties, providing a tranquil environment for leisurely walks and picnics.

Kanpur Zoological Park also plays a crucial role in wildlife conservation and education, with a focus on breeding programs, research initiatives, and public awareness campaigns aimed at promoting the conservation of endangered species and their habitats. The zoo collaborates with government agencies, conservation organizations, and academic institutions to support wildlife conservation efforts in the region.

Overall, Kanpur Zoological Park offers visitors a unique opportunity to connect with nature, learn about wildlife conservation, and appreciate the beauty and diversity of the natural world. Whether you're a nature enthusiast, an animal lover, or simply looking for a fun and educational outing, a visit to Kanpur Zoological Park promises an unforgettable experience for the whole family.

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Opening Hours Tuesday to Sunday: 8:00 am - 5:30 pm
Monday: Closed
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Entry Fees Indian Adult: Rs.30/-
Indian Child: Rs.15/-

Foreign Adult: Rs.150/-
foreign Child: Rs.75/-
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