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Monkey Hill

#6 of 108 things to do in Phuket Town Features Animals
To Chae Road, Phuket Town, Phuket, Thailand
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Loved it here went up about 12.30pm no one else there. Locals arrived with bananas and gave them... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Melbourne, Australia
Whatout what you have in the bags!

The Monkey Hill is a must for every tourist. We drove upwards with our car and the children in the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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To Chae Road, Phuket Town, Phuket, Thailand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved it here went up about 12.30pm no one else there. Locals arrived with bananas and gave them to us to feed the monkeys. Was free and monkeys are wild and very cute. Even the babies would come and take the food. they gently took...More

Thank Lionsmaine
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Monkey Hill is a must for every tourist. We drove upwards with our car and the children in the backseat they enjoyed to see the monkeys from outside. We then stopped and then exited the car to give them some apples we had in...More

Thank TheWorldGlobeTrotter
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you adore monkeys, this is the place you need to visit. If you are scared of them then this will be your worst nightmare as seeing 100's of them descending down the hill towards you could be like a horror film!! ha ha Absolutely...More

Thank Clare F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you love animals then VISIT. Amazing experience getting up close to gorgeous wild monkeys, baby monkeys and having them climb all over you.

Thank Becki C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well, all the signs say you shouldn't feed the monkeys, but like the adventurous fun tourist you are (as am I), you will! So here are a few tips: they like bananas, but they love peanuts; please feed the larger monkeys first otherwise they will...More

1  Thank pepperoni-crust
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The walk up to the top is very long and sweaty but certainly worth it! We bought nuts at the bottom of the hill for 10baht and when we got to the top and opened them a swarm of monkeys arrived to get some. They...More

Thank carahenton
Reviewed 23 June 2017

I really wanted to see the monkeys so after a failed attempt when we arrived mid day and all the monkeys were resting, we returned in the afternoon around 4. They were everywhere so went and bought some peanuts from the kiosk which they sold...More

1  Thank Kess1234
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

We used a scooter to get there and the drive was lovely. We went twice. The first was quite chilled. The locals had set food out for the monkeys in a specific area close to the trees but close to the car park as well....More

2  Thank Dee A
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Our taxi driver recommended a visit to Monkey Hill and I'm glad we listened! Not knowing what to expect, I was surprised to see that this isn't really a 'zoo' type attraction, these are 'wild' tame monkeys that happen to share their habitat with humans....More

Thank Chanya T
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Monkey hill is such a cool place! The walk it's straight uphill to get to the viewpoint but not too hard. The monkeys show up toward the high end and are so cool to see. They are not afraid of people, and dozens of them...More

Thank worldwidenoms
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Alice G
6 July 2017|
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Franziska R
3 May 2017|
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Response from Genie F | Reviewed this property |
We went to Monkey Hill from Patong Beach. We had hoped we could get a cab, get dropped off, then walk to Old Phuket Town. But it turns out that Monkey Hill is very out of the way and the tuk tuk drivers explained to us that... More
Venece F
7 April 2017|
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Response from riocobb | Reviewed this property |
It is actually just a road that you drive up there is no opening time as such