Roev Ruchey Zoo


Take bus 50 or 50A to this animal-friendly zoo near the Bobrovy Log Ski Resort to see numerous Siberian species.

Lonely Planet's must-see attractions

Nearby Krasnoyarsk attractions

1. Stolby Nature Reserve

0.49 MILES

Russia's most visited national park is located right across the river from Krasnoyarsk's city centre. Its highlight are the fingers of volcanic rock…

2. Revolution Square

5.78 MILES

The city's vast central square showcases Soviet-era architectural classics in all their Stalinist glory – complete with colonnaded government buildings…

3. Surikov Museum-Estate

6.14 MILES

The Surikov Museum-Estate preserves the house, sheds and vegetable patch of 19th-century painter Vasily Surikov (1848–1916). The heavy-gated garden forms…

6. Regional Museum

6.36 MILES

Housed in an incongruously attractive 1912 art nouveau Egyptian temple, this is one of Siberia’s better museums. Arranged around a Cossack explorer’s ship…

7. Last Bow Museum

6.42 MILES

This interesting museum housed in a cottage-compound gives a taste of rural Siberian life.

8. Literature Museum

6.58 MILES

Occupying a glorious 1911 merchant’s mansion, this wonderfully restored museum highlights various aspects of Siberian life that inspired authors who wrote…