Rostov Zoo, Rostov-on-Don

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View over 5,000 animals, including some very rare species, at Rostov Zoo, one of the largest zoos in Russia. The zoo is a member of 37 programs involved in the conservation of endangered animals, and was one of the first zoos in Europe to breed white-tailed eagles. See tigers, lions, pygmy hippopotamus, Asian elephants, the exotic Dagestan and Bezoar goats, Siamese crocodiles, flamingos, and more. Check out the aquarium area with its rare freshwater stingrays, as well as a variety of turtles, Central Asian snakes, and reptiles from Africa and America. A variety of food options are available inside the zoo. Plan to visit Rostov Zoo and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Rostov-on-Don attractions using our Rostov-on-Don attractions planner .
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  • Rostov Zoo is the largest Zoo on the territory of Russia. After the reconstruction of the enclosures, many animals have improved housing, close and vonjuchii cells are a thing of the past. Many predators, so the Panthers and Jaguars in company with the lion still live in old cells, but they rebuilt and every animal is in its "property" several "rooms". The rest live more than at ease. great elefantenhaus, which is inhabited by as much as three elephants (and more recently, 10 years ago in Chicago there was no elephant, after the death of old age Empire), monkey, zhirafjatnik ... Pygmy hippopotamus, white rhinoceros, wolves, deer, camels, flamingos, cranes. There is a Hall with terrariums and aquariums. Each year, the Zoo is born several pups different animals that exhibit to explore with visitors and offer them to come up with the name by popular vote. On weekends during certain hours are spent feeding demonstration. And here there are several cafés, souvenir shops and ice-cream kiosks, one cinema. A good place for families with children. Next public transport stop, big parking for private vehicles.
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  • A good place to spend a weekend with the children. Do not try to circumvent the entire territory of the Park, if you little kids they tire of Bistro and mood will disappear.
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  • Wonderful place. Spent most of the day on the territory of the zoogoroda and hate to leave. Children are delighted. A big thank you to the staff answering all of the questions are friendly, and the leadership of the Special thanks-for comfortable open-air cages. Everything is visible, clean, calm, well-fed and zhivotrye.
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One of the most important industrial, economic, and cultural centers of southern Russia, Rostov-on-Don doesn't lag behind in places to stay. Throughout the city you can find everything from luxury and boutique hotels to a selection of hostels, guesthouses, bed and breakfasts, and apartments. As in many other Russian cities, the prices of accommodation tend to drop as you venture further away from the city center. However, some of the city's more tranquil neighborhoods are home to luxurious hotels and resorts with amenities such as spas, saunas, and tennis courts, all in a peaceful and scenic environment.
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