Padmaja Naidu National park is very famous Zoo located in Darjeeling, West Bengal. This Zoo in in 67.56-acre at the elevation of 7,000 feet. It is the largest high altitude zoo in India. The Padmaja Naidu National park has a lot more thing to see and therefore you will surely enjoy lots of wildlife beauty. Snow leopards, Red Pandas, and Himalayan wolves are some of the best attractions here among the faunae. Also, there are endless varieties of faunae to see.
This place receives the honor of “The Earth Heroes” in 2014 out of over 300 zoos worldwide.
If You are planning to visiting the Padmaja Naidu National park, you must know that there is a fixed entry fee to visit there. For Indian tourists, the park authorities charge you something around Rs 30 Per person (without camera). For Foreign Tourist, the chargeable amount gets the change to something around Rs 100 Per person (without camera). Also, they may apply an extra Rs 10 Charge, if you wanna visit with a camera. The amount of Rs 10 is chargeable for the per camera. Also, you need to have the ID verification card to visit there. Therefore, the required ID proof must be carried on. Also, the visiting hours are very important to know. The park opens for all days except Thursday. In summer, the park opens for tourists between 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM. In winter, the timing is the same except the closing time changes to 4:00 PM.
As, as a precautionary measure, you must take care that not to tease animals there in any manner. Also, don’t get too much closer to animals. If visiting with children, special precautions are needed to be taken.