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Nong Khai Aquarium

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Nice morning

Spent the morning at nong khai aquarium, cost 100B entrance fee. The opens into a wide room with... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2018
Cathy L
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Wisbech, United Kingdom
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worth a visit if your in Nong Khai

been to the Aquarium several times over the years .Kids enjoyed it has a big tank with a tunnel... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2018
bristolsystems
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Thailand
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Kho Kaen University Nong Khai Campus | 112 Moo. 7, Nong Khai 43000, Thailand
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Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Consider small scale. Should have more sitting area just to enjoy watching the fishes swimming. There is no washroom inside.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Goh H
Reviewed 21 April 2018

Good little trip if your looking to fill up 20 minutes of your day. 100bht for foreginers. Prob more enjoyable for kids however there is not that much there with quite a few repeat fish. Good if it on your way and you want to...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Lindsay M
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Spent the morning at nong khai aquarium, cost 100B entrance fee. The opens into a wide room with good displays, the glass on some of the tanks are marked up but could still see the fish. The tanks are a good size and the fish...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Cathy L
Reviewed 13 March 2018

been to the Aquarium several times over the years .Kids enjoyed it has a big tank with a tunnel through it so the fish are all around you you they have a diver go in and feed the fish .Also a lot of smaller tanks...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank bristolsystems
Reviewed 30 January 2018

This aquarium is six kilometres from Nong Khai railway station (and city). I hired a tuk-tuk for a three hour tour costing THB400. The aquarium has steps up to it. I did not check if there was a lift. Locals are charged THB50, foreigners THB100...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Victorianlad
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Many interesting creatures there. Funny place for children. Som fishes or eels who exist in Mekong. Name tags in English and Thai for the fishes. Kan easy spend an hour or two there.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank john a
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Quiet when we visited. Interesting fish, freshwater mostly. Some from S America. Up to 5 feet long. I thought the Eel fish was in distress but was told it was sleeping.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Cinders014
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Not sure what to do during Thailand rainy season? Take a side trip to the aquarium. Easy to find whether you're in Nong Khai or Udon Thani. Check the internet for the times the diver enters the large tank to feed the fish. A veritable...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Krjesq
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Small tanks, few plants. Fish swim in soulless boxes. The ubiquitous double print for foreigner. Upon entering nothing in English , so why pay twice. Reception staff very miserable. On the plus side it was quiet and we had the place to ourselves.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Martin J
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Great place to go for adult or child, fantastic display of fish that takes about an hour to walk around and study the displays. Very well built with no costs spared, what a fantastic day out for everybody. One tip if you are farang take...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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