NANDANKANAN
The first zoo in the World
to breed White tiger and Melanistic tiger
NANDANKANAN
A combination of
Zoo, Sanctuary and Botanical Garden
NANDANKANAN
The only zoo in India
to have an Open-top Leopard Enclosure
NANDANKANAN
The first zoo in the country where
endangered Gharials were born in captivity in 1980
NANDANKANAN
literally meaning "The Garden of Heaven"
NANDANKANAN
More than 3.3 million visitors
visit Nandankanan every year
NANDANKANAN
THE PARADISE ON EARTH
BUTTERFLY GARDEN
The most attractive satellite garden
in the Botanical garden
  • April to September(07.30 hrs. to 17.30 hrs.)October to March(08.00 hrs. to 17.00 hrs.)
    [Monday Closed]
  • Facilities like Safaris, Boating, Reptile Park, Walk-through-Aviary, Toy train and mono-cable ropeway at Zoological Park established for the wildlife lovers to get a penchant for wildlife.
  • Call Us +91-674-2466075 Mail Us support@nandankanan.org
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Zoological Park

Amidst the natural beauty of natural forest adjacent to Chandaka-Dampara Wildlife Sanctuary, Nandankanan lies in the vicinity of Kanjia lake. This site covers a...

Botanical Garden

The State Botanical Garden spread over 173 acres, is situated in the sylvan settings of the moist deciduous forest of the sprawling green Nandankanan Sanctuary...

Adopt An Animal

Now you can adopt an animal of your choice from Nandankanan Zoological Park. The “Adopt an Animal” program would support the Zoo's world-class care and...

Unique Facilities

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To facilitate elderly and physically challenged visitors in particular and tourists in general BOVs are avialable.

To facilitate elderly and physically challenged visitors in particular and tourists in general BOVs are avialable.

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Special Attractions

Nandankana is the first zoo in India witha white tiger safari. It provides unique situation where the visitors are confined in a vehicle and the animals roam in the open jungle. A twenty-minute drive through the meandering roads crisscrossing the natural forest in a special protected vehicle takes the visitors straight into the pride of lion in the lion safari. Also visitors can avail opertunity to slight sloth bears in their natural habitat through safari bus service.

Tiger Safari

is the first zoo in India with a white tiger safari

Lion Safari

Special protected vehicle takes the visitors straight into the pride of lion in the lion safari.

Bear Safari

Visitors can avail opertunity to slight sloth bears in their natural habitat through safari bus service.

Herbivore Safari

Barking deer, Spotted Deer, Sambars and Peafowls etc.

Butterfly Garden

Long as we live its you and me baby

News

World Environment Day 2019

Nandankanan Zoological Park celebrates the World Environment Day on 5th june, 2019 by organizing and promoting the day through a series of engaging ⋅⋅⋅

World Pangolin Day 2019

The World Pangolin Day, 2019 was observed at Nandankanan Zoological Park on 16th February 2019 ⋅⋅⋅

World Wetlands Day 2019

The international theme for World Wetlands Day 2019 is 'Wetlands and climate change’. This theme will be reflected in the February 2019 edition of ⋅⋅⋅

Elephant Day Celebration [2018]

The celebration was observed with a mass awareness programme amongst the visitors with a message for elephant conservation. ⋅⋅⋅

World Wetland Day, 2018

World Wetland Day, 2018 was celebrated on 2 nd February, 2018 on the bank of Kanjia Lake. ⋅⋅⋅

58th Foundation Day of celebrated

The 58th Foundation Day of Nandankanan Zoological Park was celebrated inside the park on 29th December, 2017 at 03:00 P.M. Shri Priyadarshi Mishra, ⋅⋅⋅

63rd Wildlife Week Celebration

Wildlife Week was celebrated at Nandankanan Zoological Park on 8th October, 2017 in the presence of Sri Sisir Kumar Acharya, Director Nandankanan Bi ⋅⋅⋅

World Elephant Day 2017

Elephant day was celebrated at Nandankanan Zoological Park on 12th August, 2017 in the presence of Sri Sandeep Tripathy, (IFS) PCCF (WL) & CWLW, Sri ⋅⋅⋅

International Tiger Day 2017

International Tiger Day, 2017 was celebrated on 29th July, 2017 at conference hall of Nandankanan zoological park. Mr. Jayant Kumar Das, Deputy Dire ⋅⋅⋅

Save tiger campaign

The International Tigers Day was celebrated at the Nandankanan Zoological Park on the outskirts of the city. School students take part in a “Save ⋅⋅⋅

Elephant Day Celebration

The World Elephant Day was celebrated at the Nandankanan Zoological Park on the outskirts of the city. World Elephant Day is an international annua ⋅⋅⋅
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