Patna Zoo

Patna Zoo Timings, Entry fees, Route Info

The Patna Zoo is pronounced by various names such as Gandhi Botanical Zoo and Zoological Garden which is situated in Patna (Bihar) of India. The Zoo was opened to the public in the year 1973. The Patna Zoo is a famous tourist spot, especially for the picnic. The Zoo is a biological park as it is composed of both Botanical and Zoological gardens.

This Zoo houses nearly 800 animals of 110 species, which is composed of the Cat Family animal species, Magars (Crocodiles), hippos, reptiles, giraffes, zebras, emu birds, deer, different Aves (birds) like peacocks, mynas..etc

The Zoo a biological garden shows both Botanical and Zoological reserves, in the Botanical occupation of species, the Patna Zoo Botanical garden exhibits a nursery for medicinal plants, an orchid house (ornamental), beautiful rose garden, the sparkling glass house, fern house. The Botanical garden of Patna Zoo shows about 300 species of plant species.

The unique look of the Zoo it shows an aquarium composed of  35 species of fishes. The Patna Zoo shows a snake house, which houses 5 different species of snakes makes a total of 32 snakes. The visitors who visit the Zoo says one should not miss the magnificent elephant ride as it gives a massive royal way of travelling.


Highlights :

  • Glasshouse
  • Aquarium
  • Snake house
  • Fern house
  • Elephant ride…etc

Patna Zoo Opening hours :

All days of the week

(Except Monday closed )

8 am to 5 :30 pm

Patna Zoo Entry Fee :

Adults Rs 30 /-
Child (above 5 yrs) Rs 10 /-

Patna Zoo Toy Train Charges :

Adults Rs 15 /-
Child Rs 10 /-

Patna Zoo Boating Charges :

Four Seated Rs 100 /-
Two Seated Rs 80 /-

Patna Zoo Kids Garden Charges :

Kids Rs 5 /-
Adults Rs 10 /-


Batter car ride charges Rs 30 /-
Photography (personal) charges Rs 100 /-

Patna Zoo Pass Ticket Charges :

Monthly Rs 250 /-
Quarterly Rs 700 /-
Half yearly Rs 1200 /-
Yearly Rs 2000 /-

Note : For senior citizen people get 50 % discount on every pass type .

How to Reach Sanjay Gandhi Jaivik Udyan Patna Zoo :

By Air :

      Patna airport                     – 4 kms

By Train :

      Patna jn Railway station   – 6 kms

By Road :

      Mithapur Bus Station        – 9 kms