One of the largest reptile zoos in the world, the renowned Madras Crocodile Bank spread over a large area of lush green vegetation. It tops the list as one of the finest getaway spots for tourists and chennaities. It has the honour of being one of the largest crocodile breeding centres in the country.
The crocodile bank is the habitat of more than 7000 species of crocodiles and also acts as a centre for gaining knowledge and hands on experience with the inhabitants of the park. The park was created for the conservation of crocodiles and also houses a snake farm selling anti venom bottles. Located along the coastline the park serves as a sanctuary to many water birds and sea turtles. It is frequented by animal lovers and nature buffs and is a preferred destination for field trips and workshops. The park is a must visit place when you are in Chennai.