Rajiv Gandhi Zoological Park is on the outskirts of the city, and it has over 300 animals in their natural habitat. It also has a wildlife research centre, which serves as an animal orphanage, rescue centre and care centre.
The place is divided into three sections: the zoo, a lake, and a snake park. And it’s popular among nature lovers and wildlife enthusiasts.
Among the various animals in the zoo are leopards, black bucks, and elephants. Different species of snakes and other reptiles are kept in the snake park area. Giant squirrels, foxes and wild dogs are here, along with White Tiger and Bengal Tiger. And it also has different birds, including peacocks, vultures and eagles.
Then, it also organizes different animal welfare activities and awareness events. Educational programs and workshops are also held.
The zoo has guided walking tours, but you can also get on an electric vehicle to explore it.