Directly south of the zoo's entrance, the access road to the National Library loops around the very regal Curzon Mansion, once the...
The lawn, tropical trees and flowering shrubs of the delightful Horticultural Gardens offer some respite from the traffic rumble.
Across the road from the Alipore Zoo is an aquarium that displays a few sorry tankfuls of fish. Get here by bus 230 from Rabindra Sadan.
A majority male clientele whoop to 1990s dance hits, ‘stags’ are admitted and it’s modestly gay-friendly.
Lonely Planet review
Located directly south of the entrance to the zoo is the (private) access road to the National Library , It is India’s biggest.