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Riga Zoo

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Me_a prospekts 1, Riga 1014, Latvia
7518409
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Family day out

Lovely family day out on a sunny day. Great place. 20€ family ticket. Not bad at all. You get there... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
A TripAdvisor Member
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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 2 weeks ago
lightgreenmelon
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Tartu, Estonia
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  • Average13%
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“polar bear” (20 reviews)
“tropical house” (12 reviews)
“giraffe house” (6 reviews)
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Me_a prospekts 1, Riga 1014, Latvia
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Jamsa, Finland
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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 2 weeks ago

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

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Like everything in Rīga, it’s zoo is small, unique, and very welcoming. We took the train from the old city to the zoo on Sunday morning and had a private tour until all the visitors arrived later on. It was a cold morning and some...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A lot of variety of animals and some exotic birds. Good place to walk with children or as a couple. Most impressive was the tropical house. And price is good for 1 adult person (6 euros). Definitely go see giraffes! In summer of 2018 some...More

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Reviewed 18 March 2018

Such a sad, sad place to visit. Beeing an animal lover I can never recommend anyone to ever visit this place. Seeing this poor animals in way to small cages with no natural stimulation and severe stress behaviour - it truly broke my heart.

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Reviewed 22 February 2018

the only zoo in Latvia. The animals are amazing and the zoo all the time is changing! it is nice to see every time you go there something new!

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Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

It's not very large zoo.Kind nice.Wonderful view to lake. Kids love to see giraffe and tiger. I hope Rigas zoo is going improve and build bit bigger cages for some animals and special for birds. Good animal waching space for those animals who are outside....More

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Reviewed 31 January 2018

went there when they had night entry options and zoo is open until 9pm. of course you do not see all animals as some are in there houses, but the whole experience is great. take warm tea of coffee with you.

1  Thank Daina A
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Reviewed 27 January 2018

We spent there many hours walking around. Really nice place and great looking animals. Loved the giraffes :) Very beautiful and big zoo.

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Reviewed 22 December 2017

Small zoo, very cold when we were there bur plenty of animals to see .Lions, Tigers , Giraffes even a Polar Bear who was a sleep in his den.Many building works going on so will be back to see the difference.

1  Thank jamessouthlondon
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