Nandan Van zoo

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    Location: 7GJV+4RJ, Atari, Chhattisgarh 492001, India

    Estimated Visiting Time: 1 to 2 hour

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    This place is located in sector 39, Naya Raipur. Naya Raipur is about Raipur Railway Station and 15km from the swami Vivekananda airport. This place is 800 acres. This place is the most famous place is Raipur.


    Facilities provided by the zoo are affordable and comfortable as well. Through the jungle, the zoo offers safari rides which last for about 2 hours and are very exciting for kids and animal enthusiasts. There is a lake which is known as Khandwa reservoir which is spread over 130 acres. There are boating rides in the zoo on this lake. There are also many species of birds that are free to fly in the jungle such as love birds, emu, owls, pheasant golden, and so on.


    Beautiful big Chitradhara waterfall with a great view.

    This place is famous for its Beauty not for its history and there is no history behind this place. This place is so beautiful that you can not take off your eyes and that’s why this place is so famous in Raipur.

    Inside/Outside Views

    Flowing Chitradhara waterfall.

    The herbivores safari has covered an area of about 30 hectares where many species are widely spread such as blue bull and more especially the sambar deers and spotted deers. It is a great shelter for animals surrounded by a forest of trees. Tiger safari is a safari that is spread over an area of 20 hectares and gives a wide exposure to a lot of Bengal tigers. There is also a lion safari where Indian lions can be spotted and it is spread over 20 hectares. There are also other carnivores and omnivores such as mongooses, leopards, four-horned antelopes, and jackals apart from these, which roam freely around the forest area.

    There is a bear safari with about an area of 20 hectares which makes the visit more exciting with a collection of Himalayan black bears, albinos, and so on.

    Opening Hours

    This Place is Open 8.00 am to 5.00 pm

    Entry & Others Fees

    INR 100 for adults and INR 50 for children between the age of 7 and 12.

    How to Reach

    By Road: From the heart of the city, nandan van zoo at naya raipur is at a distance of 13.5 kilometers . To commute to the zoo, local buses, auto, taxis and trains are available . To reach the zoo one can also use private or hired vehicles.
    By Railway:  At a distance of 14 kilometers from the zoo ,the closest railway station is situated in raipur which connects to all major states and cities.
    By Airport: From the zoo, the nearest airport is situated at a distance of 30 kilometers.
    To shuttle between the different places of visit, local transportations can be used.

    Tips for Travellers

    You should carry water bottles and some snacka in this place.


    Que-01: Is this place safe to visit?

    Ans: Yes this place is safe to visit

    Que-02: Is photography allowed in this place?

    Ans: Yes photography is allowed there and its free of cost.

    Que-03: How many days in a week this place remains open?

    Ans: This place remains open all the days in a week

    Que-04: Best time to visit?

    Ans: You can visit this place throughout the year

    We wish you all the best for your journey. Happy Travel!!!

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