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Nong Khai Aquarium

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Great little aquarium

Loved the different type of fish although some looked a little sad.. the high light was the 11am... read more

Reviewed April 17, 2019
stephsO4268BE
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Canberra, Australia
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Small and manageble place

The Aquarium is located in Khon Kaen University, Nong Khai Campus. It is located way out from Nong... read more

Reviewed February 19, 2019
Prawet J
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really interesting place to visit however like some other reveiws have mentioned the place could do with some money being spent on it. It is starting to show age and were quite a few dead or dying fish laying about.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed April 17, 2019 via mobile

Loved the different type of fish although some looked a little sad.. the high light was the 11am fish feeding show. Catch a Tuk Tuk pay them to stay whilst you explore.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed February 19, 2019

The Aquarium is located in Khon Kaen University, Nong Khai Campus. It is located way out from Nong Khai City. It is hard to get there because there is no public transportation. Once you get there, there are plenty of parking spaces and the Aquarium...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Prawet J
Reviewed January 7, 2019

I went to visit the Aquarium, for foreigners it is the double entrance fee, my thai Family paid just the normal Price. Why is this like that? Do foreigners make more noice or leave more dust? My wife has two nationalities, Thai and foreigner, she...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Bruno G
Reviewed April 26, 2018 via mobile

Consider small scale. Should have more sitting area just to enjoy watching the fishes swimming. There is no washroom inside.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Goh H
Reviewed April 20, 2018

Good little trip if your looking to fill up 20 minutes of your day. 100bht for foreginers. Prob more enjoyable for kids however there is not that much there with quite a few repeat fish. Good if it on your way and you want to...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Lindsay M
Reviewed March 13, 2018 via mobile

Spent the morning at nong khai aquarium, cost 100B entrance fee. The opens into a wide room with good displays, the glass on some of the tanks are marked up but could still see the fish. The tanks are a good size and the fish...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed March 13, 2018

been to the Aquarium several times over the years .Kids enjoyed it has a big tank with a tunnel through it so the fish are all around you you they have a diver go in and feed the fish .Also a lot of smaller tanks...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank bristolsystems
Reviewed January 30, 2018

This aquarium is six kilometres from Nong Khai railway station (and city). I hired a tuk-tuk for a three hour tour costing THB400. The aquarium has steps up to it. I did not check if there was a lift. Locals are charged THB50, foreigners THB100...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Victorianlad
Reviewed September 22, 2017

Many interesting creatures there. Funny place for children. Som fishes or eels who exist in Mekong. Name tags in English and Thai for the fishes. Kan easy spend an hour or two there.

Date of experience: March 2017
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