South India - Tourist Attractions - Tamil Nadu
Snake Park at Guindy will surely cast a chill down your spine. This eerie park has a wide range of snakes and reptiles. There is also a session where they show a practical demonstration of venom extraction. .The snake park in Chennai is situated next to the Guindy national park and this is one of the prominent tourist spots in Chennai city. This park was established in the year 1972.
Snake Park Guindy - Chennai
This park is a safe haven for wide range of reptiles including deadly King Cobra, pythons, vipers and other reptiles.Madras Snake Park is known for captive breeding of endangered pythons in the country, especially the Indian rock python. In the year 1995 this park was declared as the medium Zoo by the central Zoo Authority.
This snake park also preserves specimens of age old reptiles and amphibians. Information on Snake breading, its life cycle and everything related to snake is posted in this Zoo, which serves as a great source of knowledge for children and other to know more about snakes. This park is a must to visit one in Chennai city.
How to reach
Snake Park is located in Guindy, Chennai. Guindy is an important landmark in Chennai city. There is local trains and metro train to Guindy. Busses are available from all parts of Chennai.