Location: 5 kms from Chandigarh on the Chandigarh-Patiala Road
Highlights: lion safari
Chandigarh Chattbir Zoo is a famous zoological park located at a
distance of houses hundreds of different mammals, birds and reptiles.
One of the major attractions of Chatbir Zoo near Chandigarh is the lion
safari. The work on zoo had started long back in the seventies and today
it has been developed as a full-fledged zoological park. Royal Bengal
tiger is the pride of Chattbir zoo and if you are fortunate enough, you
might be able to catch its glimpse. Visitors are taken on the
adventurous trips to the tiger reserves, where animals roam about
freely. You can also find distinctive species of birds over here. The
zoo is open on all days except for Mondays.