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Rostov Zoo

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It's a nice place for a family Sunday or for a day off with your loved one. Lots of different... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
ladyD84
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Rostov-on-Don, Russia
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A nice experience!

They have a respectable collection of different animals from all over Russia and a few ones from... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2017
M0rten91
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Norway
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2 weeks ago
“Animal world”
25 May 2018
“Okay zoo”
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Zoologicheskaya St, 3, Rostov-on-Don 344039, Russia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's a nice place for a family Sunday or for a day off with your loved one. Lots of different animals, birds, snakes and other animal species. I just hope they're taken good care of.

Thank ladyD84
Reviewed 26 May 2018

Zoos are always a bit depressing to me although Rostov zoo seemed to treat animals pretty decently..

Thank Matt F
Reviewed 2 June 2017

They have a respectable collection of different animals from all over Russia and a few ones from Africa. Worth to have a look and spend the whole day there with your family or your better half.

Thank M0rten91
Reviewed 30 May 2017

The Zoo is rather old and would be even better organized in a case of proper financial support. Anyway, there are a number of animals and there are some interesting place to see, for sure.

Thank Vadim V
Reviewed 22 January 2017

I have reservations about the whole concept of keeping animals in captivity, but as zoos go, this one is OK. Perhaps not suitable for those with limited mobility.

Thank driftwoodnsk
Reviewed 25 June 2016

Rostov Zoo is both an attraction for smaller ones and grown up people. Four seasons are nice here. But to see the animals one should go there late in spring to autumn. The pink flamingo in the pond, African and Indian elephants, cute giraffes and...More

Thank Elena G
Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

People! A I should be ounest : it is not a European zoo, it's a simple park with lots of there negative elements: service, fist off all! And everything connecting with it!!! But if you have a spare time, you may visit some of thise...More

Thank Evelika77
Reviewed 17 December 2015

The small zoo with relatively healty animals. Good for children. You may feed animals, but proper food for each ones.

Thank Serge N
Reviewed 29 June 2015 via mobile

The zoo is stated on very large area.. there is lack of signboards of directions to which animals are where? Toilets etc.? Many of wild animals are caged and seems desperately.for visitors it is hard to see lions..tigers and even monkeys beyond this cages.. management...More

Thank manlines t
Reviewed 24 July 2014

Of advantages - a large collection of animals over a large area. Of the shortcomings - needs renovation, both the animal rooms, and walking paths. Some species (like tigers, wolves) are still kept in cages. In my opinion, having such a large territory, the administration...More

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