Khao Kheow Open Zoo is a national nature reserve with the second largest zoo in the world. Here you can feed many animals, touch and pet them and take beautiful photos. Enjoy an amazing animal show without human participating.
Itinerary and prices
Become a part of the wild nature or a character of a children’s fairytale, make friends with furry inhabitants of the zoo and get a lot of positive energy for the rest of the day. This is the best present for your kid because childhood’s memories are the brightest and kids will keep them their whole life.
The zoo is situated in 30 minutes drive by minibus from Pattaya. In the zoo territory you can buy some food for the animals. Then you will have an exciting tour around the zoo in a comfortable electro car.
If you want to book a tour in Pattaya for the whole family, you should definitely visit Khao Kheow Open Zoo. Wild animals walk freely around the zoo territory just like in their habitual surroundings. Just imagine how exciting the trip will be:
- 800 ha of virgin jungles - there are many picturesque places, greenlands and clean ponds.
- The zoo is situated in the territory of the national nature reserve. The managers laid much effort to make sure that animals are in comfort and have got everything they need.
- More than 8 thousand zoo inhabitants - African and Asian animals, among which there are rare endangered species.
The tour around the zoo is a unique opportunity to admire the beauty of nature and feel as if you are its part. One day you will travel to different exciting places: savanna, Australia, bird paradise, cat valley, children’s zoo, monkey island, a beautiful lawn with roe deer, a garden with flying butterflies, chimpanzee and orangutan mountain. And this is just the beginning! For 30 THB you can buy some food and treat the deer or hippopotamus - kids will enjoy it! The courageous ones can try elephant riding and get a lot of unforgettable impressions and take unique photos.
Unforgettable animal show - no trainers, amazing tricks. Many different animals from funny penguins to dangerous predators will show a master class. At the open-air cages in the zoo, visitors will see incredible shows performed by Khao Kheow inhabitants:
- performances of trained animals for kids;
- penguin parade;
- mini-tour - Trip to the Jungle.
Leer deer is endangered kind of animals which is recorded in the International Red book. Leer deer are very peaceful and friendly animals, you can take photos with them.
Then you will meet a tapir - a solid hoofed herbivorous animal which reminds a pig with its looks.
The tapir is followed by the hippopotamus which will be happy with your treats - just aim right at its mouth and throw the food!
It is surprising that a giraffe has got a very long tongue. With its tongue, it will take the delicious food that you offer.
A meerkat is a mongoose mammal. It may seem that these funny animals are just taking some rest, but in reality they are the best guards which protect their family bravely.
Albino wallaby is a rare phenomenon. This cute pet with pink ears gets on well with its grey brother-kangaroos.
An amazing binturong (which looks like a bear and a cat at the same time) will strike you with its quick wit and a pink flamingo will dance for you. Discover many curious animals and other exciting things in this large zoo!
1. Can I pay for tours in US dollars?
You can pay in US dollar or Euro online by credit/debit card. If you prefer to pay by cash you have to pay in Thai Baht only.
2. How can I find out the exact departure time?
You will get a text message informing you about the exact departure time from 10:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. on the day before the trip.