HIMALAYAN ZOOLOGICAL PARK
Details shared by Biren tamling, Gangtok
About himalayan zoological park
Himalayan Zoological Park is certainly a place for wildlife lovers in Gangtok. The Park has been established, to preserve the wildlife, without disturbing the creatures and keeping them in their natural habitat. Located in Bulbuley, Himalayan Zoological Park is at a distance of 3 kms from Gangtok. This Park sprawls in an area of 205 hectares in the mountainous . A pavement has been made that passes by hedged open-air enclosures. These enclosures cuddle Red Pandas, Barking Deer, Panther, Himalayan Palm civet, Leopard Cat, Tibetan Wolf, Barking deer, Common Langur, Goral Spotted Deer and Bears in a partly natural habitat. Many a times, it is possible that you could not see these animals since the enclosures are spread over a huge area. The best time to visit this sanctuary dangles in the months between Mid- February to May and Mid-September to December.
This is one of the best place a tourist should visit in Gangtok.
Who should visit ?
What makes it special?
Red Pandas, Snow leopard, Himalayan civet and many other different animals.
How to reach?
You can easily reach himalyan Zoological park by hiring a taxi from Gangtok.
How to make this visit memorable?
Do’s and Don’ts
Do's: Follow the rules of the park. capture the snaps of the animals.
Don't: Don't tease animals. Don't give eatables to animals.