ChhattBir Zoo was formerly known as Mahendra Chowdhary Zoological Park and is situated in Zirakpur, in Chandigarh area. It is an abode to a large variety of reptiles, mammals and birds. It is the most developed zoological park in the region. This zoo prides itself with the royal Bengal Tiger and Asiatic Lions. Visitors can enjoy watching these animals roaming freely in their natural abode. A jungle safari can also be enjoyed by the visitors. The jungle green surroundings give the vistors an island like feel. An adventurous lion safari is also organized under the expert supervision of the zoo officials.