What are the Best Places to Visit in and around Chennai?

 

 

In the entire country, Tamil Nadu is the top most state in terms of tourism industry. There is 16 percent annual growth rate of tourism here. The state holds the pride of being the most popular state in the year 2015, attracting over 333.5 million footfalls of Indian population, and 4.68 million foreign population.

Vandalur Zoo and its location :

Number Of all these tourist destinations across the state, there is always a special liking and attraction to Vandalur Zoo located in Vandalur area of Chennai city. Arignar Anna Zoological Park or the Vandalur Zoo is at a distance of 31km from the centre of the city. It takes hardly 15 km drive from Chennai airport to reach the destination. Spread over 1,300 acres land area, this the largest zoo in India.

vandalur zoo chennai

The forest areas are mostly seen of dry and dry evergreen scrub kinds. In a few places, cashew and Eucalyptus trees are also found. On the whole, the zoo covers a total of 138 plant species. About 47 mammal species and 31 reptile species are included. There are 5 amphibian, birds, fishes and insects

species here. There are over 46 kinds of rare and endangered habitats here. Lions, barking deer, bonnet macaque, elephants, chimpanzee, common langur, langur, hippopotamus, Indian civet cat, Indian giant squirrel, and there are lot more to see and enjoy here. Out of the total number of 63 bird species, the notable ones are adjutant stork, macaw, yellow-watted lapwing, and so on.

For travelers hailing from other cities, you may stay at a Hotels near SRM University Chennai and take your children to the zoo and show them the flora and fauna of the place. They will enjoy seeing the reptile varieties like the King cobra, Pythons, Mugger Crocodile, Viper, and so on. Your visit to the zoo will create a one-of-a-kind opportunity to look at various species all at a single place.

Ideas for travelers from outstation :

If you are a traveler hailing from other cities or states, you may perhaps be looking for accommodation options here. There are a number of  Hotels near Maraimalai Nagar Chennai where you can stay. From here, it hardly takes a few minutes to reach the Zoo. You can enjoy the view at your comfort and cherish the experience with family and friends and kids.

The Hotels near VIT University are all available at affordable prices and decent amenities. Be it a short stay or a long one, hotels like Vandalur hotels can offer you the best price and make you enjoy the trip to Vandalur Zoo. It is also a wise idea to choose Hotel near MEPZ Tambaram in Chennai.

Not just hotels for personal stay, there are a number of hotels available for business stay as well. You may get in touch with the customer care executives at Vandalur hotels for more details.

To know more visit http://www.vandalurhotels.com

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