Katraj Snake Park located at the outskirts of the city on the Pune Satara Highway is where one can be at complete harmony with nature. Created in the year 1986, the Katraj snake park is home to a large number of snakes, reptiles, birds and turtles. A major attraction for nature enthusiast, wildlife photographers and animal lovers.
At this the famous snake park of Pune is where you can see over 22 species of snakes with 10 species of reptiles including a majestic sight of a 13-foot- long king cobra. It is a wonderful sight for tourists to see exotic rare species of snakes such as Cobra, Python, Russells viper etc along with the calm waters of the Katraj lake exhibiting beauty at its best. The serene and blissful atmosphere is welcome retreat from the busy crowd of the city. You can also take your children for a trip to the snake park during weekends to show them the exotic species which they would only read about in textbooks.