Dehradun Zoo-Formerly known as Malsi Deer Park but now it is known as Dehradun Zoo. It has become famous tourist place. Its main objective is conservation of wild animals, to develop an education centre and a rescue centre for wild animals.
There is a 3d Movie theatre in which they show movie related to conservation of animals, trees and surroundings etc. An Aquarium has been setup there which comprises of various variety of fishes. There are various animals like deer, Leopard, Crocodile, Various Birds, peacock, owl etc. A nice place in nature. You can spend time here with a peace of mind along with families. Kids will really appreciate and enjoy here.
Clean and well maintained, the zoo does not have too many wild animals but has a good collection of birds and fish. The separately built aquarium is worth visiting. Clean pathways and greenery around gives a nice feeling to the place. Located right on highway around 25 km from mussorie. Parking is abundant charges 40 rs. Entry fee is 20 rs per adult and 10 rs per child. The zoo houses mainly birds. Rest few deer, one leopard, 2 crocodiles. But monkeys are abundant freely roaming.