Kakatiya Zoological Park
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Lion in Kakatiya Zoological Park, Warangal
|Location||Hanamkonda, Warangal, Telangana|
|Land area||47.5 acres|
|No. of animals||405|
|No. of species||41|
Warangal District Administration has constructed the zoo to protect and preserve the sanctity of nature. It was opened for public in 1985. The zoo serves as both the educational and entertainment center.
Animals and exhibits
The zoo is located on a 50-acre area, and contains a variety of species of birds, animals and reptiles. A few of those include Bear, Leopard, deer, black bear, Ostrich, peacocks, cat jungle, tortoise , rheas, pigeons, golden jackal and crocodiles. Zoo also has a butterfly park.
A very good transport facility is available to the zoo. Including TSRTC, many private services provide the means of transport. The nearest railway station is Kazipet Junction, which is 7 km away from the zoo.
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