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Khonkaen Zoo

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Good fun for young and old kids at heart

Visited on a Sunday afternoon, principally for a 6yr old but it turned out that the adults all had... read more

Reviewed 27 January 2015

the zoo is not finished and the few animals on display such as the black bears, didn't look happy... read more

Reviewed 11 January 2015
Andy W
Westbury, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent11%
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  • Average35%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
1 Jun 2018
“nice zoo”
14 Mar 2018
“Not the best zoo, needs lots of improvement.”
88 M.8 T.khammuang, Khao Suan Kwang, Thailand
+66 86 459 4192
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Reviewed 27 January 2015

Visited on a Sunday afternoon, principally for a 6yr old but it turned out that the adults all had fun as well. Roughly 45Km from Khon Kaen and has some on going construction, well worth hiring an electric golf cart which can seat 4 adults...More

Date of experience: January 2015
Thank AllyBPetchabun
Reviewed 11 January 2015

the zoo is not finished and the few animals on display such as the black bears, didn't look happy and it was HOT. fairly cheap entry but not really the same as a zoo in the UK. the other aspect was the next-door waterpark which...More

Date of experience: December 2014
Thank Andy W
Reviewed 26 December 2014

I couldn't disagree more with the expression “Cruel and Sad”. As zoos go this was one of the better ones. The zoo is being reconstructed to give the animals open space rather than cages and since our last visit around a couple of years back,...More

Date of experience: December 2014
1  Thank peterbG6465GH
Reviewed 19 December 2014 via mobile

The animals are kept in very small cages and are very dirty. If you walk around it is very hot. The animal cages have no water and it's just a waste of time and money.

Thank Hapee2travel
Reviewed 1 September 2014

We arrived by rental car from Khon Kaen and it is no problem to find as quite many signs direct you the way. The zoo is still in construction but big parts are already open for public. After entrance fee (parking) you also have to...More

Date of experience: January 2014
Thank FMA1977
Reviewed 8 July 2014

I'm glad to see this relatively rural area getting a nice near-first-world zoo. Getting here, of course, requires a ~60km ride from Khon Kaen, the city. Foreigners are obliged to pay more (a 50 baht surcharge for every adult and child) for the privilege to...More

Date of experience: July 2014
1  Thank OneWeirdGlobe
Reviewed 16 June 2014

Me, my partner and my 1 year old daughter went to this zoo a few weeks back, and it was pretty good. Still unfinished but for what you pay - I think it was 150 baht each, and our daughter was for free. You can...More

Date of experience: April 2014
1  Thank RickFreeman85
Reviewed 25 April 2014

The zoo boasts many interesting sights and improvments are still ongoing. You can choose to see on foot, open tourcoach or a buggy(golf). As it was warm for our visit we chose the buggy it was inexpensive and we could look at our pace. It...More

Date of experience: April 2014
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Response from peterbG6465GH | Reviewed this property |
The entry fee for Thai adults is 100 THB each and children under six free. For foreigners the price is doubled unless you can prove residency with a Thai driving licence. You pay extra (200 THB for buggy for 1 hour)) or 25... More