Khao Kheow Open Zoo - Wildlife of Thailand & African Animal Sanctuary

The Khao Kheow Open Zoo brings you into the exciting animal kingdom. Over 8,000 animals await you in the green mountains. Step into the jungle and see exotic animals in a wild, natural habitat.
  • Departure: Pattaya
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  • Duration: Approximately 4 hours
  • Meeting time: Approximately 9:00
  • Meeting point: At your hotel lobby
  • Visit the Khao Kheow Open Zoo
  • Experience more than 8,000 animals
  • Walk through eclectic landscapes
  • Watch the adorable Penguin Parade
  • Embark on an African safari
  • See some impressive predators at the Cat Complex
Tour Options
The pick-up time at your hotel varies based on your hotel location and traffic.Pick-up and drop-off service is available for hotels in main areas. If you are not sure where your hotel is, please indicate the exact name of your hotel and our team will get back to you with a suggestion.Guests staying outside of the main areas will be advised an additional surcharge (if any) subject to distance. This surcharge is payable on the spot to a driver. An additional transportation surcharge might be applied for different drop-off points, such as 500 THB for a drop-off at Don Mueang International Airport. This surcharge is payable on the spot to a driver. Should customers wish to extend their tour itinerary, an overtime charge of approximately 200 THB per hour will apply for a taxi or a car and 300 THB per hour for a minivan or Innova.This is a private tour with a duration of 5 hours; customers can opt to choose a suitable start time for the tour by selecting the desired start time from the drop-down menu when booking.
Khao Kheow Open Zoo
Animal Shows at Khao Kheow Open ZooPenguin Parade - every day​ : 11:00 & 14:00 Cat Complex - every day : 11:00 (approximately 40 minutes) 13:10 (approximately 40 minutes) & 15:10 (approximately 40 minutes) Animal Presentation - every day​ : 10:15, 12.15, 14.15 & 16:00Buggy Golf rental fee is approximately 350 THB for first hour and 200 THB for the next each hour. Maximum occupancy is 5 persons. To rent the buggy, customers are to present a current passport. Any other vehicle used to travel around the zoo is required to pay according to the zoo's terms.
The itinerary might be subject to change due to weather and local conditions, without notice in advance.This tour program excludes a tour guide but the driver will assist with directing travelers to points of interest. Main transportation is a taxi or car for maximum 3 guests or Innova for maximum 4 guests or mini van for 4 guests up.
  • Gas
  • Entrance fee
  • Vehicle
  • Driver
  • Lunch
  • Animal food
  • Other expense
  • Tips

Safari through a sanctuary for African animals and the wildlife of Thailand at Khao Kheow Open Zoo in Pattaya

The Khao Kheow Open Zoo is safari experience that transports you to a world of exotic animals. With more than 8,000 creatures roaming freely in a natural habitat, this open zoo is a sanctuary for diverse wildlife. Khao Kheow means "green mountain," an apt name for the lush zoo, which rests in the foothills of the Chonburi province. Dry forests and evergreen forests create the perfect place to house an assortment of exotic animals. Rent a car and drive through the vast park yourself, or take a guided tour and learn more about Khao Kheow.The African Savanna tour is open air, and visitors are allowed to touch and feed the gentlest animals in the park. Get up close and personal with giraffes, zebras, ostriches and many more. It’s a moving experience, to interact with such beautiful creatures in the wild. If you want to embark on a nighttime adventure, the Night Safari awaits. View elusive, nocturnal animals as they slink around the park under the cover of darkness. Nature’s most deadly predators can be found at Khao Kheow as well. The Cat Complex has all kinds fierce felines, such as lions, tigers and cheetahs. If you're more of a fan of the cute and cuddly, the Penguin Parade is a dose of adorableness.
Travel Reviews
Good to go "not a superb zoo and you could be enjoyable. I had great experience with family with all enjoyment and reasonable prices .The place is bit big to spend like 3-4 hours. "
สถานที่ท่องเที่ยวเชิงธรรมชาติเหมาะสำหรับครอบครัว"ไปกับครอบครัวค่ะ สถานที่มีความเป็นธรรมชาติ เปิดโล่งดี ไม่รู้สึกอึดอัดแทนสัตว์ต่างๆ"
Good to go "not a superb zoo and you could be enjoyable. I had great experience with family with all enjoyment and reasonable prices .The place is bit big to spend like 3-4 hours. "