Khao Kheow Open Zoo: An Exciting Walk-Thru Safari Park in Pattaya87
BY The Bear Travelers

Khao Kheow Open Zoo: An Exciting Walk-Thru Safari Park in Pattaya

Regarding family holidays in Pattaya, the city and its surroundings are home to many zoos, aquariums, sheep farms, and other attractions dedicated to showcasing animals. One of the best and most prominent in the region is the Khao Kheow Open Zoo in Pattaya. 

Located approximately 45 minutes from the city towards Si Racha and Chonburi City, the Khao Kheow Open Zoo might be a bit of a drive, but it is worth it! It is home to many animals, such as lions, tigers, elephants, monkeys, reptiles and amphibians, snakes, fish, creepy crawlies, and much more. 

If you are enjoying a Pattaya family holiday and want to visit the most famous and popular family attractions in and around the city, we recommend going to Khao Kheow Open Zoo. So make sure you read on to check it out!


The Bear Travel  Fun Fact!

There is much to enjoy at this open zoo for families and groups. You can enjoy the African savannah-styled enclosure, night safari, cats complex, walkthrough aviary, and deer park. 



Exciting Wildlife in Pattaya

You can watch various shows for monkeys, snakes, and elephants throughout the day. You can also use the zoo’s website to find all the available show times, as they regularly change. 

If you are looking for something completely different, you can take advantage of the night safari, which allows you to travel around the zoo’s enclosure in the evening to get up close and personal with the animals. 

If you want to find the best Pattaya zoos and attractions, Khao Kheow Open Zoo is the ultimate choice. Whether by yourself, with a group of friends, or with your family and kids, this is one of the most exciting attractions in the Pattaya region. 

Aside from those, if you’re curious about the transportation fees, a taxi to and from Khao Kheow will cost approximately 1,500 THB based on our experience,


The Bear Travel   Trivia!

The zoo covers an area of 2,000 acres and has 8,000 animals of 300 different species.


Why Visit Khao Kheow Open Zoo in Pattaya?

  • Only walk-thru safari park of its kind in the region
  • Only a 45-minute drive from Pattaya city
  • Perfect place to take your family and kids during your Pattaya golf holiday
  • Situated in Bang Phra, which is one of the most beautiful places in the region
  • The park is open until 6 PM in the evening
  • Many great animals and shows to enjoy while you are here
  • The ideal choice for a full-day trip outside the city of Pattaya


The Bear Travel   Did You Know?

The zoo was established in 1974 with an area of 200 acres, but it was expanded further due to the increasing number of animals. Khao Yai National Park surrounds this zoo.




Map & More Information 



Khao Kheow Open Zoo in Pattaya is the best holiday destination for families and groups. You can enjoy this open zoo where animals are kept in available enclosures according to their natural habitat. You can also visit the Khao Yai National Park and immerse yourself in nature.



250 THB for Adults  |  100 THB for Children

Business Hours

08.00 – 17.00 hrs  |  Monday – Sunday

Business Address

235 Moo 7 Bang Phra, Si Racha District, Chon Buri 20110

Contact Number

+66 (0) 38 318 444

Email Address

Official Website

Facebook Page



YouTube Channel


13.2148725, 101.0545217



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