Pattaya theme parks: Khao Kheow Open Zoo
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Khao Kheow is a splendid mixture of forest, wild animals and birds. This wonderful attraction in Pattaya for families is actually a 40 minute drive from the city. The wonderful Pattaya zoo was sponsored by Her Majesty Queen Sirikit.
The Khao Kheow Zoo is known around the world for its animal management techniques and is visited by people from around the world. There are more than 8000 animals from over 300 species in the zoo including the very rare and beautiful white tigers.
Many of the animals at this wonderful Pattaya zoo are on the endangered species list. This zoo is the only one of the Pattaya attractions internationally known for success with breeding endangered animals like the Asian Wild Dog, Malayan Tapir and Clouded Leopoard.
Kids love animals and the kid in all of us love them as well. This Pattaya zoo is a must for families visiting Pattaya.
Khao Kheow - Pattaya Zoo For All
This great Pattaya zoo has something for everyone which is why it is a great example of Pattaya for families. The tigers and other big cats are always a hit and the rare Asian bird species are a big draw for those who love birds. There's a Children's Zoo that has small animals and ecological systems, as well as a playground.
Save time for a Night Safari that starts with some great Thai food and ends with a 45 minute guided tour where you will see the tapir, llama, giraffes, emu, birds, elephants and more.
Many children, especially young lads, love the Wild Cats Park. The different habitats of desert, grasslands, wetlands, rocks, mountains and woodlands all house the tigers and other cats indigenous to those habitats.
There are also some great shows, elephant rides and other wonderful opportunities to enjoy this Pattaya zoo, one of the best Pattaya attractions for those researching Pattaya for families.