Riga Zoo is located in the beautiful and picturesque area of Riga, Mezapark, in the side of the Ķīšezers. Zoological gardens are open for visitors the whole year except January 1 and June 24. The zoo is located in 20 minute walk from the center of Riga.
Nowadays the zoo’s exposition arranged on the territory of 20 hectares include about 3 thousand fauna representatives from all over the world, including lions, giraffes, oysters, pandas, wise owls, interesting red wolves, tapirs and hilarious monkeys of different species.
Well-attended green territory of the zoo works as a park with walking alleys, divided into zones with different animals. There is a tropical house, quite numerous amphibians, as well as a “Countryside yard”, where you can pat and feed the animals, in contrast to the rest of the zoo.
Internet address: rigazoo.lv