6 Zoos which are worth going to!

Anyone who is looking for a place to relax with friends and family on weekends is recommended to go to the zoo. Apart from cute animals waiting for you in the zoo such as Capybara or cute little hippo, there are a lot of fun activities for you. Today, ACU PAY will take you to zoos in each province of Thailand and see what activities are interesting. Let’s go!

1. Khao Kheow Open Zoo

Khao Kheow Open Zoo is not that far from Bangkok. It has been open for more than 45 years to restore Khao Kheow’s decadent forest to an open zoo in an area of more than 5,000 rai with over 300 species of animals. What can’t be missed is coming to visit hippo “Mae Mali ” and gangs of friends like Capybara Slot and more. The event also features a special show of animals such as penguin parades, elephant swimming, and Painted Stork parades.

Location: 235 Moo 7, Bang Phra Subdistrict, Sriracha District, Chonburi.

Coordinate: https://goo.gl/maps/5GRUZGCGCZiB59xH8

Open: 08.00 am to 05.00 pm

2. Chiang Mai Zoo

The only famous zoo in the North is located in an area of more than 531 rai with a tranquil, shady atmosphere. Unfortunately, Lin Hui, the last panda of Chiang Mai Zoo, passed away in April 2023. Therefore, the zoo is open to tourists to join in mourning for Lin Hui as well. However, Chiang Mai Zoo still has a lot of animals to go visit such as koalas, giraffes, hippopotamuses, and turtles. There is also an aquarium of more than 250 species for you to enjoy the beauty of the sea.

Location: 100 Huai Kaeo Road, Suthep Sub-district, Mueang Chiang Mai District, Chiang Mai.

Coordinate: https://goo.gl/maps/dfupGaoeVqG5pBt27

Open: 08.00 am to 05.00 pm

3. Korat Zoo

It has been open for more than 34 years with the legendary zoo of Korat. “Korat Zoo” Bringing everyone to experience the savanna atmosphere with Big Five, five great animals in the African meadow, the only one in Thailand. Visit the cuteness of many different kinds of wildlife. There are also many other activities to do, such as water parks or night zoos such as panthers, leopards, lions, gibbons, lemurs, and more.

Location: 111 Moo 1, Ratchasima-Pakthongchai Road, Chai Mongkol Subdistrict, Mueang District, Nakhon Ratchasima.

Coordinate: https://goo.gl/maps/oUAr5jvojNZcSNgBA

Open: 08.00 am to 05.00 pm/ Korat Night Zoo at 07.00 pm and 08.00 pm.

4. Khon Kaen Zoo

Khon Kaen Zoo is located in an area of more than 3,338 rai. It has an overlap area with the National Forest Reserve, Udon Thani. In the zoo, there are more than 118 species of animals, including Sika deer, emu, and rare wild animals. The highlight of Khon Kaen Zoo is that you can walk around to see animals from a high angle on the Skywalk, which is over 100 meters long. There are also other activities such as Seal Shows, Feeding Animals, Adventure ATVs Driving, or Water Activities at water parks.

Location: 88 Moo 8, Kham Muang Subdistrict, Khao Suan Kwang District, Khon Kaen.

Coordinate: https://goo.gl/maps/X2oMMs3wvLoAYkme7 

Open: 08.00 am to 06.00 pm.

5. Ubon zoo

Ubon Zoo has an area of over 1,217 rai. Inside the zoo, it looks like a sparse forest full of trees. This is for animals to live in an abundance of forests. Wild animals will be raised in the area freely and for tourists to visit closely. In addition, it is also a conservation area for more than 300 Dipterocarpus alatus Roxb which are the plant species of Ubon Ratchathani as well. There will be two types of zoo zones, a walking zone, and a bus zone. You can choose to drive a golf car or take a tram. 

Location: 112 Moo 17, Kham Yai Subdistrict, Mueang District, Ubon Ratchathani.

Coordinate: https://goo.gl/maps/4YxPCY3FVSpU37NN6 

Open: 08.00 am to 04.00 pm.

6. Songkhla Zoo

This Songkhla Zoo covers an area of more than 991 rai, which is a wildlife conservation and breeding site. In this zoo, there are many domestic and foreign animals such as camels, red bulls, tigers, crocodiles, and birds. Apart from we’ve come to see animals, the highlight of this place is Thailand’s first large water park located in the valley. Another place to stop is a sightseeing spot where you can see the city of Songkhla as far as you can see with the service point which serves food nearby.

Location: 189 Moo 5, Songkhla-Nathawee Road, Khao Rup Chang Subdistrict, Mueang Songkhla District, Songkhla

Coordinate: https://goo.gl/maps/1JaXLPPbNBG5YmLK9 

Open: 08.30 am to 04.30 pm

Now the zoo offers a great promotion, just buy 2,000 baht tickets to the zoo to enjoy ‘unlimited visiting times’ and the card membership period lasts up to two years. Just buy one card and you can bring four kids to visit the zoo with a free car fee for one car. You can also visit 6 zoos without limitation, including Khao Kiew Open Zoo, Chiang Mai Zoo, Korat Zoo, Songkhla Zoo, Ubon Zoo, and Khon Kaen Zoo. This promotion is limited to every month. Anyone interested should make a reservation immediately.

For information on the promotion of zoo cards: http://m.me/kkopenzoo 

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