The Zoological Gardens and museum is considered to be one of the oldest zoos in India. One can see almost a variety of 75 different species of animals. The very popular animals are the Nilgiri Tahr, Cape buffalo, Indian Rhino, Asiatic Lion; zebra are the common ones to be seen in this zoo. There is a library within the premises of the zoo and one can even find some unique and rare manuscripts and books. It takes about 2 to 3 hours to see the zoo. There is an entry fee of Rs 5 for adults and Rs 3 for children. The authorities have also made separate packages for students like for 35 students; there is an entry fee of Rs 100. The zoo is open from 9:00am to 6:00pm, on all days, except Mondays.
BEST TIME TO VISIT THIRUVANANTHAPURAM
The average minimum and maximum temperature of Thiruvananthapuram is as given below. The best time to visit Thiruvananthapuram is also specified.