The Madras Crocodile Bank Trust and Center for Herpetology (MCBT) is a reptile zoo and herpetology research station located at Chennai, Tamil Nadu. The bank is the first crocodile breeding center in Asia and India’s leading institution for herpeto fauna conservation, research and education.
Duration : 1 night 2 days
Age : 12 – 18 years , 18 + years .
Overnight camps at the Croc Bank ensures an introduction to reptiles of Madras Crocodile Bank and will be an exciting way to explore the behind the scenes of the zoo under the supervision of staff.
The camp will be an in-depth dive into the world of reptiles. The camp also addresses the exploratory spirit by taking the participants on walks around the zoo spotting birds, insects and reptiles which are free ranging on the campus.
A few activities we conduct for the program are
Show and tell the reptiles
Beach clean up
snake hunts with our Irula friends
(legendary snake trackers and rat catchers)
Private night tour inside zoo ( Enjoy eye shining of crocodiles inside the enclosure )
Spotting birds and reptiles which are free ranging on the campus