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Riga Zoo

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Good place to spend a weekend with Family

Rigas Zoologiskais dars can is among good zoo of Europe. plenty of animal, clean place and... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2018
Great even when the weather is not at its best.

Visited the zoo at the end of march when the weather wasn´t quite nice. The zoo is quite big and a... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2018
Tartu, Estonia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Riga Zoo is one of many Zoo's that I have visited. The best way to describe it would be that is very well rounded. It has a big variety of animals, that you can look at, some closed at certain seasons. The animals are being...More

Thank lamuks
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Go to Mezaparks and don't miss the zoo. The setting is beautiful and a delghtful tram ride away from the center

Thank Hugh B
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Last time I visited Riga Zoo was about 20 years ago so it was about time to to that again. Took a tram from the city centre to the zoo. Arrived before noon on Saturday so at that time there were not many people around....More

1  Thank Sidewinder456
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

We spent there a whole day and it was pleasant to explore the area. It's not the best zoo I have seen in my life but it's something nice to do if you are at loose ends!!!

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely zoo - gorgeous polar bear! Although it didn’t say, there’s discount for Riga pass - so 12 euros for 2 adults and a teen, it was a bargain

Thank eagertraveller123
Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Area is not very large, so children doesn’t get tired very qiuck. Funtastic zoo with large reptiles (crocodiles, snakes) room, there a few rares animal species, insects room cool as well. Place near nice lake, good place for the rest. There is a few places...More

Thank Renatka A
Reviewed 11 May 2018

Rigas Zoologiskais dars can is among good zoo of Europe. plenty of animal, clean place and attractive. i saw giraffe for the first time in my Life in this Zoo. also there is a nice park outside which you can enjoy after your visit.

Thank shiraziwine
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

If your thing is to stand looking at depressed animals in enclosures that are far too small, then this is the place for you! To be fair, it only cost around 8 euros to get in and it is something different to do if visiting...More

Thank Hulk-0927
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Jamsa, Finland
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Lovely family day out on a sunny day. Great place. 20€ family ticket. Not bad at all. You get there easily by tram number 11

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Reviewed 3 April 2018

Visited the zoo at the end of march when the weather wasn´t quite nice. The zoo is quite big and a lot to see. Prepare yourself for the long walk because it can be tiresome. As with every zoo, it can be heartbreaking to see...More

1  Thank lightgreenmelon
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