Sanjay Gandhi Jaivik Udyan

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    Location: Raj Bhavan, Bailey Rd, Rajbansi Nagar, Patna, Bihar 800001, India

    Estimated Visiting Time: 1-2 hours

    It is also called as Sanjay Gandhi Botanical and Zoological Garden. Sanjay Gandhi Jaivik Udyan is situated at Bailey Road under the district of Patna in the state of Bihar, India. It is the topest tourist destination in Patna. Sanjay Gandhi Jaivik Udyan can bear 36000 visitors in one day. It is a very beautiful place. It is on the banks of the Ganges. Patna has almost 2.5 million inhabitants.  Guru Gobind Singh and Sikh guru was born here. Many people come from home and abroad to visit the historical places located in Patna city.


    sanjay gandhi jaivik udyan viewThere are many reasons to visit Sanjay Gandhi Jaivik Udyan. Here you can find 800 kinds of animals. You can also see 110 kinds of species here. Now Sanjay Gandhi Jaivik Udyan consists of 300 kinds of trees here. Here you can find a nursery, an orchid house, a fern house, a glass house, and a rose garden also. It is one of the top attractions of Patna.


    Sanjay Gandhi Jaivik Udyan has a brief history. It was founded in the year of 1973. Sanjay Gandhi Jaivik Udyan was first selected as a Botanical Garden in 1969. Shree Nityanand Kanungo donated 34 acres of land to the government of India. 

    Inside/Outside Views

    sanjay gandhi jaivik udyan viewThe whole view of this place is amazing. This city is the toppest tourist destination in Bihar. Sanjay Gandhi Jaivik Udyan is one of them. Inside this place is quite amazing. Besides, it is very well maintained. Here you can enjoy many things like Aquarium is another attraction of this park where you can find 35 kinds of fish. Here you can see snakes also. Lots of snakes are here with various species. 

    If you are In Patna, do visit this place.

    Opening Hours

    Sanjay Gandhi Jaivik Udyan opens at 5:00 AM and closes at 6:00 PM. It stays open every day of the week, except on Monday. Monday is the holiday for this park. It opens during the public holidays also.

    Entry & Others Fees

    You have to pay some charge to enter here. You have purchased a ticket to enter Sanjay Gandhi Jaivik Udyan.

    • Adult: 30 Rs
    • Children: 10 Rs (under five 5 years)

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    How to Reach

    By Air: You can reach Sanjay Gandhi Jaivik Udyan by air. The closest airport to Sanjay Gandhi Jaivik Udyan is Jayprakash Narayan International Airport which is just 2.1 km away from Sanjay Gandhi Jaivik Udyan. It is an international airport. So you can get both domestic and international flights from here. If you really want a comfortable journey you can go to Sanjay Gandhi Jaivik Udyan by air.

    By Rail: This place can be visited by train also. The closest railway station from Sanjay Gandhi Jaivik Udyan is Patna Junction. It is 2.3 km away from Patna city. If you want a peaceful journey you can try it. From the station, you can hire a taxi or cab and can reach your destination Sanjay Gandhi Jaivik Udyan.
    By Road: This place is also visited via road. The roads of the city are so well. In Patna, you can find various kinds of local transport services as well as buses, taxis or cabs. In Patna city, bus services are so good and the people of the city use bus services for travel within the city. You can also hire private transport like a taxi or cab and easily reach your selected place Sanjay Gandhi Jaivik Udyan.

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    Que-01: Is this place safe to visit?

    Ans: Of course, it is safe to visit.

    • Location: SC-3, Bailey Rd, Rajbhavan Colony, Rajbansi Nagar, Patna, Bihar 800023, India
    Que-02: Is photography allowed in this place?

    Ans: Yes, photography is allowed inside Sanjay Gandhi Jaivik Udyan. It is free of cost. You don’t have to pay any charge for that.

    Que-03: Is a parking zone available inside Sanjay Gandhi Jaivik Udyan?

    Ans: No, there is no parking zone available in Sanjay Gandhi Jaivik Udyan. You have to park your vehicles at the hotel where you are staying or you can hire any parking area from somewhere. 

    Que-04: Best time to visit Sanjay Gandhi Jaivik Udyan?

    Ans: Sanjay Gandhi Jaivik Udyan can be visited at any time throughout the year. But the best time to visit Sanjay Gandhi Jaivik Udyan is between October to March. Between this time the watcher of the city remains favorable. On hot days, Patna has very hot weather. Temperatures of 40 degrees celsius are very common here. But between October and March, the weather is somewhat favorable, So if you go to Patna during this time, you will be able to enjoy your journey in a very beautiful way.

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

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