Take the opportunity to see rare species of eagles, owls, and falcons at Riga Zoo, which accommodates about 4,000 animals of nearly 500 species in a forested area on the lakeshore. Walk through the reptile tunnel, or visit the nocturnal room. Watch the ant colony cutting up and transporting leaves across the water to their nests. Children especially will enjoy the chance to pet sheep and goats. Amenities include a cafe, a small park area, and a playground with swings and a climbing gym. Become an honorary guardian of an animal by making a donation to the zoo. Discover how to plan a Riga trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.
Riga Zoo Reviews
It was February so the zoo was almost empty of people. You should foresee to spend half a day in the zoo. Then you should have seen everything at a moderate pace. Not to much unique about this zoo... more »
We went there in january, i understand that it is all cold and wet outside, but the zoo didn't look very nice. Most of the cages were empty so we didn't see the animals. There are just few signages... more »
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