The Indore Zoo also known as Kamla Nehru Prani Sangrahalaya is a huge zoological garden located in the centre of city in Navlakha area on the banks of Khan river. The zoo was established in 1974 in a mere area of 17 acres of land but kept on enlarging itself gradually and now stands at a huge area of 51 acres.
Being one of the top zoos among the total 180 small zoos recognised in the country, the administration of the Kamla Nehru zoo, Indore is completely in the hands of the Municipal Corporation and they have really done a brilliant work to maintain the glory of the zoo and a very healthy environment for the species to live in. The zoo of Indore is one of the most visited places of the city and also serves as a good outdoor picnic for its local citizens.
This enormous zoo at Indore houses a wide variety of species like elephant, macau, tigers, panther, langoor, monkey, eagle, tiger, antelope, python, tortoise, crocodile, deer, scorpion, lizards, etc along with many colorful birds. The best part of the zoo is its hospitality of all these species as well as their co-operative staff which makes the visit to the zoo more enjoyable.
Along with this, the Indore Zoo also has a number of other facilities which makes the experience of the visitors quite a comfortable one like drinking water facility, washroom, benches, sheds for visitors, first aid facility, signboards, Wheelchair facility for disabled persons etc. A small canteen is also located inside the the zoo which serves delightful food.
So, mark it on your map and give this zoo of Indore a sure shot visit and entangle in the love of these beautiful species of God.