Amur tiger

Panthera tigris altaica

AMUURI TIIGER
АМУРСКИЙ ТИГР
SIPERIANTIIKERI

Family: Felidae

Known as the biggest feline alongside with the Bengal tiger. Around 400 individuals live on the Primosk and Habarovsk areas in Russia, some tigers have also been spotted on the border areas of China and Russia. Only 20% of the tiger population lives in protected areas.

The fur of the tiger turns thicker for winter and can reach a length up to 10 cm long. Stripes on the back, tail strain and sometimes on the sides are more brown than the other tigers. Each tiger has individual patterns and they can be identified using these patterns.

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Open

  • Ticket office
    9-18
  • Indoor expositions *
    10-19
  • Children’s Zoo
    10-19

*Indoor exhibitions are closed on Mondays
You are allowed to walk in the Zoo for 2 hours after the Ticket office is closed.

How to get here

Entrance at Paldiski mnt
Bus stop: Zoo, buses nr. 21, 21B, 22, 42 and 43; by car, bicycle or walk

Entrance at Ehitajate tee
Bus stop: Nurmenuku, Karikakra or Meistri buses nr. 10, 12, 16, 26, 27, 28, 41, 42, 43, 45, 46; by car, bicycle or walk

Entrance locations on the map

Contact

Mo-Fr +372 6943 300; Security department: 512 69 65
zoo@tallinnzoo.ee

Ehitajate tee 150 / Paldiski mnt. 145

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