Khao Kheow Open Zoo was established more than 60 years ago in the province of Chonburi. The zoo encompasses over 2,000 acres of the Khao Kheow-Khao Chom Puo Wildlife Sanctuary. The zoo grounds are divided into animal habitats (400 acres), public recreational areas (200 acres) and research area (1,400 acres) which is used for the breeding of various endangered species. It is the first zoo in Thailand to receive international recognition and to become a member of WAZA (World Association of Zoos and Aquariums).
The zoo has a collection of over 8,000 animals & birds representing over 300 species, this zoo is able to provide visitors with very unique, educational and natural experiences. The zoo also houses the largest collection of cat species in Thailand.
- Open days
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
08:00 to 18:00
235 Moo 7, Bang Phra, Si Racha, Chonburi 20110 Thailand
- Phone number
+66 (0) 3831 8444
- Fax number
+66 (0) 3831 8400