Vandalur zoo to function 15 January

Chennai: The Arignar Anna Zoological Park, Vandalur has announced that the zoo will remain open 15 January (Tuesday) in lieu of Pongal.

A press release said, the zoo will be open for public from 8 am to 6 pm on 15,16 and 17 January.

“The management has arranged for 20 entry ticket counters. The visitors can book the zoo entry ticket through website ( and mobile app ‘Vandalur Zoo’. Two special ticket counters will be dedicated for those who book tickets ‘online’ which will be operational from 12 to 17 January. For the benefit of visitors debit card, credit card and UPI payment facilities will be available at the ticket counters,” the release added.

It further said free shuttle services are arranged from vehicle parking areas to zoo entrance during 14 to 17 January.
“Special buses from various parts of the city and mofussil areas to reach Vandalur zoo has been arranged by the MTC for the benefit of the visitors,” the release said.

NT Bureau