Friday, September 19, 2008

Nehru Zoological Park (Zoo Park), Hyderabad

Nehru Zoological Park in Hyderabad was opened to the public on 6 Oct 1963. The park extends over 380 acres, and is a sought after recreation spot in the twin cities of Hyderabad and Secunderabad.

There are separate zones for different sets of animals/birds

Birds of Prey
Nocturnal Animals
Reptile House
Otter House

There are 5 types of safaris conducted in the zoo

Lion Safari
Tiger Safari
Bear Safari
Bison Safari
Butterfly Safari



Nehru Zoological Park,
Hyderabad- 500 264

Phone: 040-24477355

Bus numbers to reach the Nehru Zoological Park

From Bus Route Nos.
Secunderabad Railway Station 1Z, 7Z and 8Z.
Nampally Railway Station Reach Afzalgunj in Bus Route Nos 8M, 8R, 8U, 9, 9D, 9F, 9K, 9L, 9M,
9N, 9Q, 9R, 9X, 9Y/F, 65M and 65S. From Afzalgunj board bus route Nos is
7Z, 8Z, 94, 94K, 94R, 94U, 95A, 95L, 95M, 95P and 95R.
Mahatma Gandhi Bus Station 1Z, 2Z 7Z, 94, 94K, 94R, 94U, 95A, 95L, 95M, 95P and 95R.
Jubilee Bus Station Reach Afzalgunj in Bus Route No. 8R. From Afzalgunj bus route no .is
1Z, 7Z and 8Z.

Overall, a fun place to spend the entire day. Kids will love it as well as the adults.

You might like to view some pictures from the ZSL London Zoo as well - The Aquarium at the ZSL London is the first aquarium to be established and opened in the whole world. It has an amazing collection of aquatic life.

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