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Latgale Zoological Garden

#3 of 23 things to do in Daugavpils Features Animals
Vienibas iela 27, Daugavpils 5401, Latvia
+371 65 426 789
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Small but interesting

Small zoo but really interesting. A lot of animals fot the size. Starting from the ant till... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Peteris G
via mobile
Looks can be deceiving

A cozy, strange-looking terrarium with few parrots, bunnies you can touch, two monkeys and a sad... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jaana J
via mobile
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“small zoo” (3 reviews)
“animals” (5 reviews)
“ants” (3 reviews)
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Vienibas iela 27, Daugavpils 5401, Latvia
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+371 65 426 789
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Small zoo but really interesting. A lot of animals fot the size. Starting from the ant till monkeys, fish and birds. There was a part of exhibition whitch was close because of construction. Price was like 60 cent and 30 cent for students.

Thank Peteris G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A cozy, strange-looking terrarium with few parrots, bunnies you can touch, two monkeys and a sad armadillo. Friendly staff and you are torn in the between: you like seeing the animals up close but feel bad for the snapping turtle and the lonely piranha.

Thank Jaana J
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Very nice cozy little zoo in Daugavpils. It also has terrarium. There are turtles, fishes, rabbits, guinea pigs, hamsters, snakes, iguanas, lizzards, monkeys, bats, meerkats and ants. Very interesting to watch them all. Especially we enjoyed ants carrying leaves into their house over our heads....More

1  Thank Uzpelkiene
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Latgale Zoo surpised me a big time. From outside the building in itself looks very unattractive but inside carries a beautifull jungle filled with life - fishes, rabbits, ants, parrots, suricates, snakes, bats etc.

1  Thank Liene_Grinus
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Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Surprisingly nice little Zoo in Daugavpils city. Compact, but exciting - once you get in it is really interesting to what's done by enthusiasts there. Of course, almost free of charge. Put car outside on the street easily. Be aware there is no lunch options...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Definitely worthwhile a visit. The kids loved it so much. At only €0.60 you can't go wrong. The ants are something else.

Thank Oleg A
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Small zoo but nice and interesting for small children. Only small animals like reptiles, fish, some birds and monkeys. The price is very low. Worth visiting if you are in Daugavpils.

Thank Luis F
Reviewed 19 January 2016

Lovely little zoo, that has various snakes, fish, birds and reptiles. The small exhibition is indoors, so good to visit on every season. I did not expect much, but was really surprised in the end. You can see the animals really close and the employees...More

Thank Liina L
Reviewed 5 December 2015 via mobile

Animals trapped in the worst conditions possible, plants are all fake, not sure if all the animals are alive... If you're afraid that animals might crawl out of the cage, they actually might, because for many, there is nothing to stop them from doing that!

Thank Sindija R
Reviewed 18 July 2014

It is very small zoo, but it worth your time to visit (+very small entry fee, € 0,6 for adults and € 0,3 for students). Interesting interior, possibility to touch some of animals (with staff permission). I don't know any other so cozy zoo like...More

2  Thank RokasR
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