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Visit to National Zoological Park Delhi
Are you planning to visit National Zoological Park Delhi (Zoo of Delhi/ Chidiya Ghar Delhi) during your Delhi tour or weekend holiday in Delhi? The National Zoological Park Delhi is visited by nature lovers and animal lovers from all over India and world. It houses various animals of many species. The Zoo is well maintained and if you are on a tour of Delhi you must to see the Delhi Zoo.
Delhi Zoo ( Chidiya Ghar ) also known as National Zoological Park is spread in an area of 176 acre and inhibits 1350 animals of 130 species. These animals are brought here from all over the world.
Delhi Zoo also has a canteen within.
Animals like chimpanzee, hippopotamus, spider monkey, African wild buffalo, Gir lion, Zebras,
hyenas, macaques, and jaguars can be seen here.
Brief History of Delhi National Zoological Park:
The history says that National Zoological Park was built in 1959. It is situated near Old Fort monument of Delhi. It was designed by Carl Hagenbeck. It was opened to public in 1959 and was originally named Delhi Zoo/Chidiya Ghar of Delhi .
In the year 1982, the Zoo was renamed to National Zoological Park of Delhi.
Tourist attraction around National Zoological Park Delhi:
Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium:
Major Dhyan Chand National Stadium is the hockey stadium in Delhi. It hosts various hockey matches and tournaments throughout the year.
Delhi Golf Course:
How to reach to National Zoological Park:
Tourist always wondering how to reach National Zoological park Delhi(Chidiya Garh/Delhi Zoo) what are the transport options available for it. You can easily reach to Delhi Zoo by Metro Trains, Buses, Taxi/Car/Coaches on Rented,