Chhatbir Zoo is located about 15 km from Chandigarh city, on the Chandigarh Patiala road. The zoo is situated on the banks of the Ghaggar River
. Spread over an extensive wooded area, the zoo houses a large number of animals and reptiles. The zoo also contains different species of birds. The main attractions of the zoo are the Royal Bengal Tiger and the Himalayan black beer. Chhatbir Zoo is one of the notable tourist destinations in Chandigarh.