September 26, 2023
Explore 7 Zoos in Maharashtra that offer unique opportunities to connect with nature and wildlife. Plan your visit today for an unforgettable experience.
1. Amte Animal Ark
Padma Shri award winner and social worker Dr. Prakash Amte set up this animal ark that houses orphaned wild animals.
2. Gorewada International Zoo
This is a zoo and a biopark that has a lot of attractions and safaris available at this zoo. You can choose from night safari, African safari, and Indian safari.
3. Rajiv Gandhi Zoological Park
Enjoy an outing getting a close encounter with flora and fauna, and wildlife. It houses many species of animals, birds, reptiles, and more.
4. Jijamata Udyan Zoo
It is also known as Byculla Zoo. In the British Era it was known as the Victorian Gardens. It was later named after Shivaji’s mother.
5. Maharajbagh Zoo
This is the smallest zoo in India. It was built when rulers built the Bhonsle dynasty. You can find scenic nature and wildlife at this zoo.
6. Siddharth Garden And Zoo
A beautifully landscaped zoo that has a garden and houses animals and birds is a good place for outings and picnics.
7. Peshwa Udyan Zoo
A popular attraction where you can relax, take pictures of nature and wildlife and enjoy recreational activities.