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The first public zoological park of India, Arignar Zoological Park aka Vandalur Zoo is located in Vandalur. It is established in 1855, affiliated with the Central Zoo Authority of India. The well-maintained and perfect management has made it one of the prominent zoological parks of India. The place is visited by thousands of visitors every year including people of all ages.

Top attractions near Arignar Anna Zoological Park

Ranganatha Temple

One of the Hindu temples in Srirangam, Ranganatha temple is devoted to the Ranganatha which is one of the forms of the great deity Vishnu. By visiting the temple, you not only feel the eternity but also the Dravidian architecture will allure you.  

The Rajiv Gandhi Memorial

The memorial has been established on the place where the former prime minister Shri. Rajiv Gandhi was assassinated. The tranquil and neat atmosphere is absolutely astonishing.

Fort St. George

Fort St. George was built in 1975 and is the first English building. The fort consists  the former Anglican Church, St. Mary’s Church. Also, it has a St. George Fort Museum, a Flag Staff and Wellesley House.

Also Read: The Jubliee Lake situated in this park is a man-made wonder stretching about 92 acres in its area

Things to do in Arignar Anna Zoological Park

Kishkinta Water Theme Park

The theme park is located nearby Vandalur Railway Station in Chennai. A great place to enjoy with your loved ones.

Best time to visit Arignar Anna Zoological Park

The Arinagar Zoological Park remains opened for all days of the week except tuesday. The timings are 9AM-6PM.

How to reach Arignar Anna Zoological Park?

If you are in Vandalur, there are various local modes of transportation. Right from the local buses to cabs to trams.

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