Nehru Zoological Park Hyderabad location, entry and parking fees, timing and booking details

Are you planning a visit to Nehru Zoological Park in Andhra Pradesh state, India? Then you have come to the correct page. Here you will get important information on Hyderabad zoo regarding its timings and entry fees, contact information, latest news of Nehru Zoological Park Hyderabad and many more. Read this article before you plan the trip.

Nehru Zoological Park Hyderabad India

Nehru Zoological Park is situated in Hyderabad city, Andhra Pradesh state, India. Among the different zoo present in our country, the Nehru Zoological Park Hyderabad is considered to be one of the largest parks of our country. Since it is located in Hyderabad city, this zoo is popularly known as the Hyderabad zoo. I think from the name 'Nehru Zoological Park' itself you all get an idea regarding the fact that this park was named after Jawaharlal Nehru, the first prime minister of India. The zoo is located in 38 acres near Mir Alam Tank in Hyderabad City. It should be noted that the Hyderabad zoo was opened to the public in the year 1963 and is run by the forest department, government of Andhra Pradesh. When compared to adults, children are more interested in seeing zoos. So by reading the whole article related to Nehru Zoological Park in India, I know all of you may be planning a trip to see this park in Andhra Pradesh. Read the rest of this article to get more information on Hyderabad Park.Nehru Zoological Park Hyderabad

Contact Nehru Zoological Park Hyderabad

Nehru Zoological Park,
Hyderabad 500264
Andhra Pradesh, India
Tel: 040- 24477355
Fax: 040-24473253
Email: /

Nehru Zoological Park Hyderabad timings and rates

Nehru Zoological Park / Hyderabad zoo is closed on Mondays. For your convenience the park timings and rates are given below.

Timings of the Nehru Zoological Park Hyderabad

April to June: 8:00 AM- 5:30 PM
July to March: 8:30 AM- 5:00 PM

Rates of Nehru Zoological Park India

Nehru Zoological Park entry fees

  • Entrance: Rs 20(adults), Rs 10(child)
    Train ride: Rs 15(adults), Rs 5(child)
    Safari ride: Rs 25(adults), Rs 10(child)
    Nocturnal Animal house: Rs 10(adults), Rs 5(child)
    Maharaja elephant ride: Rs 50(adults), Rs 50(child)
    Regular elephant ride: Rs 15(adults), Rs 5(child)

Nehru Zoological Park brochure
Zoo details and map (available at the entrance): Rs 5

Hyderabad Zoo Photography

  • Amateur photography camera: Rs 20
    Amateur video camera: Rs 100
    Professional photography camera: Rs 500
    Professional video camera: Rs 500

Nehru Zoological Park vehicles
The zoo's battery powered vehicle provides a tour of the main attractions and it lasts for about 45 minutes.

  • Lorries / trucks for film shooting: Rs 1500
    Cars / off-road vehicles (max 5 persons): Rs 500

Nehru Zoological Park Hyderabad guest house
The Nehru zoological park guest house is available form 9:00 AM -5: 30 PM. It can be booked in advance at the director's office. The charges are Rs 200 for 10 persons and Rs 2000 for above 10 persons respectively.

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How to reach Nehru Zoological Park Hyderabad Andhra Pradesh?

I have already mentioned that Nehru Zoological Park is located in Hyderabad city. You can easily reach Hyderabad by means of air, rail or road. From there you have to take an auto, taxi or bus so as to reach the park. But remember to catch a bus going to Bahadurpura of Hyderabad passing through Charminar. For details of Hyderabad city bus routes, check the link

Hyderabad Zoo Park

The Hyderabad Zoo Park popularly known as the Nehru Zoological Park Hyderabad was established in Andhra Pradesh state with a view to develop modern zoo having stimulated natural environment.Nehru Zoological Park Andhra Pradesh About 1500 different kinds of animals are present in the zoo. Both Indian as well as African lions are exhibited in this zoo. In simple term we can say that this Nehru Zoological Park Hyderabad is actually a treat for the visitors to visit the only safari park for Indian lions In Asia, with natural forest setting. You can also see rhesus, monkeys, orangutan, olive and yellow baboons, chimpanzee, tigers, jackals, water turtles, wolves, hyenas, hooded Indian Cobra, elephants, rhinoceros, antelopes, zebras, kangaroos, deer, hippopotamus, tree snakes, crocodiles, giraffe, leopard cats, fishing owls and many more. Now there is a latest news regarding Nehru Zoological Park Hyderabad. I know you are in a curiosity to know the news. Go through the following points.

Nehru Zoological Park Hyderabad in Two Million Plus Visitors Club of India

From this title itself, you may be wondering about the number of visitors who visited Nehru Zoological Park in Andhra Pradesh for the financial year April 2011- March 2012. The visitors record at the end of the day 7 February 2012 stood at 20, 02,292. There are 40 more days left this year and the zoo officials are expecting the visitors count to reach around 23 lakhs. This is the highest number in any year to this facility. New facilities and concepts like zoo educational programs including the bird and snake shows have attracted visitors to the park. After the Mysore Zoo in Karnataka and the Nandankanan Zoo in Orissa, the Nehru Zoological Park Hyderabad is now in the "Two Million Plus Visitors Club of India". Wait for some more days to know the record visit of Nehru Zoological Park Hyderabad.


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