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Khao Kheow Open Zoo

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235 Moo 7 | Bang Phra subdistrict, Si Racha 20110, Thailand
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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 acres), public recreational areas (200 acres) and research area (1,400 acres) which is used for the breeding of various endangered species. It is the first zoo in Thailand to become a member of WAZA .
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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235 Moo 7 | Bang Phra subdistrict, Si Racha 20110, Thailand
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"golf cart"
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"open zoo"
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"feed the animals"
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"night safari"
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"big cats"
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"wild monkeys"
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"wonderful place"
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"animal shows"
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"wide variety of animals"
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"animal lovers"
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"hand feeding"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Forcing elephants to swim in a pool....Abhorrent and shameful treatment of such majestic mammals! Do not go!! This issue has been highlighted on Twitter and other social media...and sadly it is advertised still on the zoo's website. Please do not watch this show...if you do...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located in Si Racha District of Thailand, about 1.5 hours drive from Pattaya, is Khao Kheow Open Zoo. It is a massive jungle like place, deep inside the forests, and is accessible by road. This is an open zoo wherein tour buses make non-stop rounds...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The treatment of animals is unbearable in this place. To make aquatic glasses with elephants is really cruel ! Please dont go, dont bring your child in this place.

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Reviewed 12 May 2018

Located approx. 1.5 hours from Pattaya, the Zoo is a sprawling complex with a wide variety of animals that appeared to be well cared for. Tourists are encouraged to purchase bags of fruit & vegetables to feed some of the animals, but there are some...More

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Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

great experience with family with all enjoyment you need with reasonable price , staff deal with us with an a professional and friendly manner and we had spend great fun time there

Thank Muawia S
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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

We have a great expectation on this ‘open’ zoo. But when we come there, is a very open area so its getting hard to acces although we drive a car around. An old zoo, minim information and not walking friendly. But seem the animals treat...More

Thank Ashariyanti P
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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

I love to see animals but am always unsure about Zoos but I was pleasantly surprised by Khao Kweow ...... in the most part the animals looked healthy and well looked after. You can get very close to animals that you would not normally be...More

Thank Denise S
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Reviewed 11 April 2018

If you want to be very close to wild animals without any dangerous, this zoo is your place, exept big cats and poison reptiles, of course. To take a picture with pink framingo or funy monkey, to fittind elephant or hypo,to peting cute small goats.......More

Thank Magifrommqgelan
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Had a pleasant visit to this zoo Many things to do. The Elephants are amazing and the swimming show very good. The wild monkeys are everywhere be careful as they can be viscous don’t feed them A tip there is a lot of walking up...More

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Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

We visited here a few days ago and will Definitely return as it was an amazing day out. We hired a golf buggy because I brought my elderly father to Thailand who is disabled and finds walking quite difficult, which was a god send. We...More

Thank 446Sha
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ishtiak s
14 June 2018|
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Response from Mete M | 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 ..
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Victor C
10 March 2018|
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Response from 2traveller89 | Reviewed this property |
I’m not sure what you mean by tents... it’s just a zoo. And not sure wether they Actualy have a website to book. Majority of day trips in pattaya are booked through a travel guide ( generally on the streets ) or day tour... More
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anneisit
21 January 2018|
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Response from 2traveller89 | Reviewed this property |
Would suggest taking a passport with you. That’s what we used.
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