Zoo & Wildlife in Pattaya
Discover the local Wildlife Park where you may observe the resident Tigers in their natural surroundings. There are opportunities to feed many of the other animals on site or have your picture taken with the newborn tigers.
Sri Racha Tiger Zoo: Sri Racha Tiger Zoo covers 250 rai in Tambon Nong Kham, Siracha District. It is established with the intention to conserve and breed wildlife such as the Bengal Tiger which is the identity of Asia. The zoo now has over 200 Bengal tigers. There is also crocodile farm as well as other animals. The zoo features tiger show, pig show, elephant show, crocodile show and the demonstration of cohabitation of tiger, pig and dog. Elephant museum, animal breeding learning centre, animal training centre are featured within zoo.
Khao Kheow Open Zoo: Khao Kheow Open Zoo is the only zoo in Thailand where over 8,000 animals of more than 300 species let free in an area of 5,000 rai in the Khao Kheow-Khao Chomphu Wildlife Reserve. The zoo grounds are divided into a 400 acres of animal habitats, 200 acres of public recreational area and 1,400 acres of research area which is used for breeding the endangered species. Khao Kheow received international recognition and to become a member of World Association of Zoos and Aquariums. Visitors can walk, drive through the zoo to observe animals at close range. There is also tram service riding around the zoo. Night safari is available with the special tram and expert will escort all the way through.
Journey to Khao Kheow forest & wildlife reserve, a lush tropical rainforest and wildlife sanctuary, set amid pristine and biologically diverse ecological system, located just 100 km east of Pattaya, enroute to Pattaya in Chonburi.
At the Elephant village you have every option to view unique skills and demonstration of the Elephants and take an exquisite two hour Elephant ride in the nearby jungles accompanied by experienced mahouts. The village opened as a sanctuary in 1973 for working Elephants has become a major tourist attraction of Pattaya.