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Khao Kheow Open Zoo

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Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM, 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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A must visit place

Khao Kheow zoo is close to sriracha tiger park as many people visit sriracha tiger park I would... read more

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Wonderful open zoo.. great for kids

Thought this zoo was better than the one in Singapore..watching the elephant under water was a... read more

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Khao Kheow Open Zoo, for over 32 years, has been a cherished resource located in Chonburi Province .The zoo encompasses over 2,000 acres of the Khao Kheow-Khao Chom Puo Wildlife Sanctuary. The zoo grounds are divided into animal habitats (400...more
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235 Moo 7 | Bang Phra subdistrict, Si Racha 20110, Thailand
+66 38 318 444
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Reviewed today via mobile

Khao Kheow zoo is close to sriracha tiger park as many people visit sriracha tiger park I would recommend you also visit the zoo, the zoo has many variety of animals, birds.They also sections like Madagascar where you will find animals like giraffe,ostrich,hippopotamus etc the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Thought this zoo was better than the one in Singapore..watching the elephant under water was a unique experience..penguin parade and being able to touch the Humboldt penguins got the kids pretty excited..feeding giraffe and literally being able to kiss it was a once in life...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After all the publicity about the animal cruelty I went to see for myself. After reading the articles I was at first reluctant as I did not want to support abuse of animals. But as usually happens on the Internet it has been blown out...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a vast open zoo approximately 50km from Pattaya, and approx 100 km from Bangkok. The entrance fee was very reasonable. 250 bht per adult and 100 bht for children. Even if you are a foreigner residing in Thailand, you still have to pay...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Limahe
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Zoo is great! Best one in Pattaya city! Just one thing that really make me feel sad. They don't treat elephants in a nice way. When the elephants are not doing the shows, they put chains in their feet. The elephants look very sad...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank carolpattaya
Reviewed December 14, 2018

A nice Zoo, no overcharching, worth visiting, especially if you have kids. Quite educational in a nice athmosphere.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Uwe2403
Reviewed November 20, 2018 via mobile

This is very cool open zoo in Thailand. It is a must to visit for any zoo lovers. There are too many kinds of animals. Elephant bathing show is so nice and the other shows (seals, tigers, penguin, etc.) are also not bad. Staying a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 18, 2018 via mobile

Khao Kheow open zoo is 50 km away from Pattaya City it will take around an hour drive from the central Pattaya a very huge open zoo with alot of natural scenes from Thailand . Very enjoyable place to visit with families groups or friends...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank randomraver57
Reviewed November 15, 2018

its a short detour on your way to bkk from pattaya. Hire a self driven golf cart for atleast 3/4 hours to go around this most picturesque place. it has not only the most wonderful location but also very strategically placed enclosures. you can feed...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Vinty K
Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

The zoo is huge. They have a large variety of animals and you have the opportunity to interact with many of them. The price is very reasonable at 250 baht per person. We were able to feed/pet giraffes, rhinos, flamingos, and a lion. Each time...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Veronica M
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Response from vivaravana | Reviewed this property |
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Response from cumhur9 | Reviewed this property |
Yes of course .. you should go to the zoo with the car .. it is very big .. there are some signs to show you the way in the zoo .. enjoy the zoo .. it is the biggest zoo i have ever seen ..