Gwalior Zoo Timings, Ticket Price, Address and Images

Gwalior Zoo is one of the most visited tourist attractions of Gwalior. It is also known as Gandhi Prani Udhyan or Gandhi Zoo. It is one of the most green and well maintained zoological park in Madhya Pradesh. It was built by Madhao Rao Scindia in 1922 and it was inaugurated by Wales Prince in the same year. The zoo is located inside the huge garden (Phool Bagh). Phool Bagh campus also has a Gurudwara and a mosque.

White Tiger at Gwalior Zoo
White Tiger at Gwalior Zoo (image credit:

Gwalior Zoo Animals

Gwalior zoo has some of the rare animals like white tiger, bison, golden pheasants, etc. Main animals which are present in Gandhi zoo are deer, monkeys, Royal Bengal Tiger, serpents, crocodile, spotted deer, sambhar, hyena, lion, rabbits, panther, bear, Hippopotamus, etc. Prani udyan also has some rare and colorful birds, snakes, lizards, etc.

Hippopotamus at Zoo in Gwalior
Hippopotamus at Zoo in Gwalior (image credit:

Gwalior Zoo Timing, Entry Fee

The Zoo opening time is 8 AM and it closes at 6 PM and it remains closed on every Friday. The entry ticket of Gwalior zoo is 20 Rs for adult and 5 Rs for children. A trip of two hours is sufficient to cover the Zoo.

Gwalior Zoo Information

The Zoo is located near mayor office in Fool Bagh. It can be reached from all parts of Gwalior easily. It is located in the center of the city in Phool Bagh and you will easily get plenty of options to reach there. The visitor can use public transport or hire a cab to reach the zoo. It is less than 2 KM away from Gwalior Railway Station.

Royal Bengal Tiger at Gwalior Zoo
Royal Bengal Tiger at Zoo (image credit:

Gandhi Prani Udhyan (Zoo) is located just opposite to the only shopping mall of Gwalior (Dindayal Mall). In Dindayal Mall tourist can enjoy the meal in McDonald’s, Dominos or can try local food of Gwalior. Gwalior fort can also be seen from the zoo and it 3 KM away. The Gwalior Zoo phone number is 0751-2438344.

Gwalior Zoo Map

It is a fantastic place to visit in Gwalior, kids as well as elders will surely enjoy the trip to the zoo. Visitors can also visit the Gwalior fort and Tighra Dam.

Spotted Dear
Spotted Dear (image credit:
Address Near Mayor Office, Fool Bagh, Gwalior
Entry Tickets 20 Rs for Adults
5 Rs for Children
Time required to visit Around 2 Hours
Phone Number 0751-2438344

Places to Visit in Gwalior are Gwalior Fort and Tigra Dam.

Also know about Indore Zoo of Madhya Pradesh.


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