High Altitude Zoo

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  • Address: Nainital, India
  • Timings: 10:00 am - 04:30 pm Details
  • Phone: +91-5942237927
  • Ticket Price: 30 INR
  • Time Required: 01:30 Hrs
  • Tags: Zoo, Family And Kids, Nature

Pt G.B. Pant High Altitude zoo is located on the SherKaDanda hill in Nainital. Standing at a height of 2,100 meters above the sea level, the zoo is spread over 4.6 hectares and is the only high altitude zoo in India. Located in between the Shivalik and middle Himalayas mountain range, the site is covered with glorious flora and fauna. It was established in 1984 and opened to vistors in 1995. Highlights and must sees include:

  • Himalayan Black Bear
  • Himalayan Martin
  • Himalayan Civet
  • Steppe Eagle
  • Tibetan Wolf
  • Royal Bengal Tiger
  • Leopard
  • Fowls and Parakeets

High Altitude Zoo Travel Tips

  • Carry a water bottle and some refreshments along on the trip.

Entrance Ticket Details For High Altitude Zoo

  • Children - Rs 10
  • Camera Fee - Rs 25
  • Professional Video Camera Fee - Rs 200


  • For Senior Citizens
  • Disabled Persons
  • For Students on World Environment Day, Zoo Foundation Day, Ozone Day and during Wild Life Week.

How to Reach High Altitude Zoo

  • You have to take a sharing jeep from Mall road, Nainital, to reach because private vehicles are not allowed.
  • Walk or hire a taxi.
  • Zoo shuttle service – Rs. 30/person to & fro.

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  • High Altitude Zoo Address: Nainital, India
  • High Altitude Zoo Contact Number: +91-5942237927
  • High Altitude Zoo Timing: 10:00 am - 04:30 pm
  • High Altitude Zoo Price: 30 INR
  • Best time to visit High Altitude Zoo(preferred time): 10:00 am - 02:30 pm
  • Time required to visit High Altitude Zoo: 01:30 Hrs
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  • 95% of people who visit Nainital include High Altitude Zoo in their plan

  • 44.16% of people start their High Altitude Zoo visit around 10 AM - 11 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr 30 Minutes to see High Altitude Zoo

Tuesday, Friday and Saturday

90.24% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting High Altitude Zoo

People normally club together Snow View Point and Eco Cave Gardens while planning their visit to High Altitude Zoo.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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