High Altitude Zoo, Nainital

3.4
#3 of 16 in Parks in Nainital
Situated 2,100 m (6,900 ft) above sea level, High Altitude Zoo hosts several endangered Himalayan species. Thanks to the high-altitude location, these animals have a chance to thrive while also providing the opportunity for research and rehabilitation. Observe animals like the Royal Bengal tiger, Tibetan wolf, leopard cat, and Himalayan bear at this attraction, and remember to look up, to spot the variety of high-altitude birds, such as the Lady Amherst pheasant and rose ringed parakeet. Although you can access the zoo by road, expect to do a little uphill trekking when visiting. Consider adopting one of the animals to help cover their rehabilitation costs. To visit High Altitude Zoo and get the most from your holiday in Nainital, create itinerary details personal to you using our Nainital trip itinerary planner.
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  • The Zoo is a must visit place when in Nainital. It's advisable to use the zoo shuttle service while visiting as parking is a huge hassle if you take your own vehicle. Would not recommend it to senior ...  more »
  • The zoo in itself is very nice ,with mountain tigers and goats .But as it's on a hill, it's very tiring. Tha area is big and one needs to walk a lot within the zoo compound  more »
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