Allen forest zoo, also known as the Kanpur zoo, is one of the few zoos in India created in a natural forest. It was the imagination of Sir Allen, a Botanist by profession, and an associate of the British Indian Civil Services. Comprising of a lot of greenery, a natural lake, and ancient trees, the zoo encompasses the largest land area of any zoological garden in Asia. It is home to a number of animals, birds and reptiles. Some of the animals and birds you will see here are Tiger, White Asiatic Tiger, Asiatic Lions, Cheetah, Leopard, Hyena, Bear, Grizzly, Monkeys, Languor, Baboon, Musk deer, Deer, Antelope, Emus, Ostrich, Parrots, Parakeet, Saras-Crane and various Indian as well as European fowls.
BEST TIME TO VISIT KANPUR
The average minimum and maximum temperature of Kanpur is as given below. The best time to visit Kanpur is also specified.