Kolkata Alipore Zoo
AN ELGIN EXCLUSIVE FEATURE By Tarusi Saluja
Who needs photo editing filters when the nature offers the most vibrant colours and spectacular view in real. A sheer delight!
Being India’s oldest formally stated zoological park, the Kolkata Alipore Zoo is one of the biggest tourist attractions in Kolkata, West Bengal. The zoo entices travellers from all over the nation who visit the zoo to delve into the wildlife that thrives there. They say the zoo owes most of its popularity to the now-expired Aldabra giant tortoise Adwaita, who was estimated to have been 250 years old when he died in the year 2006. It is regarded as the zoo’s longest-lived animal.
The ferocious one in the zoo!
Over curious Ostrich
The Brow-antlered deer or the Dancing deer is an endangered species endemic to Manipur, India.
Tourists are seen flocking to this famous destination in large numbers during December and January making the winter season the perfect time for a visit. The zoo is located near The Elgin Fairlawn, Kolkata with a travel time of just 11 minutes by car. Admirers of nature or families with little kids will surely have a fantastic time exploring the rich and bountiful wildlife of India at its best.