Main Botanical Gardens of RAS

The main botanical gardens of the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS), named in honor of N. V. Cicin, is one of the largest botanical gardens in Europe and striking in its beauty and diversity of plants. Beautiful alleys with exotic trees, neat flower beds, landscaped ponds and benches located in cozy corners.

The live collections consist of 8220 species and 8110 forms of plants. On the basis of the collections and the use of modern techniques of landscape architecture botanical expositions have been created. These expositions consist of natural flora, tropical and subtropical plants, ornamental and cultivated plants, an Arboretum, a nursery, experimental sections and reservoirs.

Walk along the alleys of the Botanical Garden and you can enjoy nature's beauty all year- round. The garden is located within walking distance of the hotel Zolotoy Kolos.