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Lopburi Zoo

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o.k. place to visit once

it a ok place to visit once, they have many animals, but it like any other small zoo. some of the... read more

Reviewed April 2, 2015
Nice little zoo

There is a nice variety of local wildlife, and you can ride a little train or rent pony carriage to... read more

Reviewed May 25, 2014
Rachel J
Songkhla, Thailand
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Feb 25, 2018
“Very mixed feelings”
Sep 20, 2015
“Let's visit!”
Lop Buri Zoo is 25-acre zoo is well known for its interesting Asian and Australian birds and mammals. The most striking feature of the zoo is the unusual family of three tigers and four dogs who live harmoniously together in the same quarters. Zoo...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Tha Hin | Tha Hin, Muang Lop Buri, Lobburi 15000 Thailand, Lop Buri 15000, Thailand
+66 36 413 551
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Reviewed February 25, 2018 via mobile

Read other reviews had spare time so decided to go to zoo with open mind. You are in rural Thailand and not to expect Western standards. The animals looked OK and the zoo was attempting to do their best but there were some very sad...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Chrisparramatta
Reviewed September 20, 2015

Actually, I really love going to visit the zoos because I love animals and birds. Last time, I went to visit this zoo and I felt amazed, so I would also like everyone to see as what i was seeing there. You will be amazed...More

Date of experience: November 2014
1  Thank teeveethammasat
Reviewed September 18, 2015 via mobile

A nice zoo. And yes, we bought the picture they took of us at the beginning. I was lucky to have my nephew give me a personal tour (he's been to the zoo a hundred times). We saw some animals we don't see at the...More

Date of experience: January 2015
Thank Jody K
Reviewed May 12, 2015

This Lopburi zoo (open 8.00-18.00) was once famous nationwide for its resident orangutans Mike and Susu, their April 1996 "wedding" photo published on the front page of many newspapers. Yet when Mike died in 2002, so did the zoo's popularity. Ironically the local government could...More

Date of experience: June 2014
6  Thank PORhibido
Reviewed April 2, 2015

it a ok place to visit once, they have many animals, but it like any other small zoo. some of the animals look sick or under cared for. it better to go to safari world in bangkok. mid priced for the area.

Date of experience: May 2014
Reviewed November 13, 2014 via mobile

We have never seen such a terrible zoo. Animals more than bad treated. Soo small cages. I cried inside!!! Please dont go there. We just went there because there should be a monkey Hospital. ..this is closed and nothing in it.

Date of experience: November 2014
4  Thank maryberi
Reviewed May 25, 2014

There is a nice variety of local wildlife, and you can ride a little train or rent pony carriage to get around. It's not a huge place but the entrance price is low

Date of experience: June 2013
Thank Rachel J
Reviewed April 15, 2014

I agree with the other reviews that the animal conditions here are overall bad especially compared to zoos in more prosperous countries. However, this zoo is a great place to spend the day with children who might not appreciate the museum and ancient ruins so...More

Date of experience: May 2013
Thank fadanothai
Reviewed January 30, 2014

genuinely the most upsetting and unpleasant zoo i have ever visited. why on earth would any one want to see orang-utans wearing clothes, being pulled around by their hair? all in all it was a depressing day. should be closed down. poor animals. nothing nice...More

Date of experience: November 2013
3  Thank lauren f
Reviewed December 22, 2013

I'd finally had enough when I saw a wolf in a ridiculously small cage, and a sheep in a pen with filthy water that was un-sheared and no way of keeping cool in 40 degree heat. I'm pretty sure that deer are not supposed to...More

Date of experience: February 2013
8  Thank Steve F
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