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Address: 71 Rama 5 Rd. | Dusit, Bangkok 10300 , Thailand
Phone Number: 66 74 325 037
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: Yes
Description: Koalas, elephants, zebras and pandas are just some of the 1,600 animals on...
Koalas, elephants, zebras and pandas are just some of the 1,600 animals on display in this fairly well-maintained zoo. The zoo also boasts large green spaces and a pond with paddle boats.
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Ok for 150 baht.

Visited by chance, went for a walk and spotted the zoo. Decided to visit and paid 150 baht to enter. Visited the Hippo ensure, snakes ( which were usually hidden in their... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed April 16, 2015
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54 reviews 54 reviews
7 attraction reviews
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015 NEW

Visited by chance, went for a walk and spotted the zoo. Decided to visit and paid 150 baht to enter. Visited the Hippo ensure, snakes ( which were usually hidden in their enclosures ) Bengal Tigers, bears and alligators etc. It was a very hot and humid day, luckily there is a 7/11 onsite and many food and drink outlets.... More 

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Astana, Kazakhstan
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

The place is greate with kids 1,5-10y.o kids. The only thing I want to mention, which is not actually related to the Zoo, but happend to us when we went there, is problem with taxi. At the hotel we called for a taxi, the taxi driver said that it will cost 150-200 Bhat to get to the Zoo. We agreed... More 

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Ayia Napa, Cyprus
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Near hotel and easy to get to . OK to walk around. But this zoo is not updated like most modern zoos and many animals just were not there except on signs.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Not that many animals to look at and thoose who live there where sleeping all the time. Eberything you want to do inaide the park cost extra on top of the entry fee. And thoose prices are different for thai people and foreigneirs. More than double cost if you are not born in thailand. Would never recomend anyone to visit!

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Putrajaya, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Not a very busy destination even on Sunday. Main attraction is koala bear just next to the entrance. Animals are generally healthy and active but quite smelly in certain sections of the zoo. Ticket is 150 baht for adult and 70 baht for child.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

Make no mistake. I love zoos, especially the aviaries. I've been to the Dusit Zoo many times over the years and have had plenty of fun walking through the vast grounds. However, there's just a few things that bother me. I don't like to see elephants in chains. They're put there so people can feed them and have a closer... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

While visiting our son and family, he suggested we visit the zoo. I told him of the reviews I had read and he was surprised to hear of the negative comments. We went on a Sunday morning. There was no charge for the young children. The layout is as good and even better than some zoos I have visited in... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

Went to the zoo and it was pouring with rain. was an ok day. The tigers were ok but they seemed sad. It was entertaining but when I saw the babies in the cages I didnt like that.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

We went to this zoo because I wanted to see some animals native to their country. To my surprise, the animal are kept in appalling conditions. They look very sad. I was even more shocked when I seen a hippo that had about 30cms of water in a puddle about 1m x 1m, an Australian salt water crocodile with no... More 

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Miami, Florida
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

The price has since gone up. I paid 150 baht in January 2015 which is the price for foreigners. The price for locals is listed at 70 baht. The are is too small and too enclosed especially for the giraffes which circled round and around for the 30-40 minutes I spent observing them and attempting to take pictures.

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