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Dusit Zoo

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The Dusit Zoo, a landmark of Bangkok for the past 80 years, will be closed down at the end of this... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago

My friends and I had gone there after we did our work.There are many kinds of animal in this... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Koalas, elephants, zebras and pandas are just some of the 1,600 animals on display in this fairly well-maintained zoo. The zoo also boasts large green spaces and a pond with paddle boats.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
71 Rama 5 Rd. | Dusit, Bangkok 10300, Thailand
+66 74 325 037
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Dusit Zoo or Khao Din is a Thailand first zoo. Covering a total area of 188,800sqm and Dusit Zoo has been for more than 80 year Dusit Zoo Highlights Animals from far and wide are featured at Dusit Zoo. Different types of monkeys, hippopotamus, alligators,...More

Thank Purimpat A
Reviewed 2 days ago

Dusit Zoo, which first opened its gates to the public more than 80 years ago, will close them for the last time on 31 August 2018. The zoo will be moved to a new 300-rai plot in Pathum Thani, but it not expected to be...More

1  Thank David B
Reviewed 5 days ago

The Dusit Zoo, a landmark of Bangkok for the past 80 years, will be closed down at the end of this month (August) with all animals moved to six other zoos. The Dusit Zoo is located at Khao Din Park in Bangkok's Dusit District next...More

Thank maxnsw
Reviewed 1 week ago

I get it that not everyone is into zoos, and that the animals aren't generally happy about being there, but this place is special for more reasons than that. The site was a Royal nature preserve 80 years ago when it became a zoo, so...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was my first time going to the Dusit Zoo. The entrance fee was 100 thb and 50 thb for a vehicle. I had no expectations before deciding to go and was not sure what types of animals that were there. I was quite disappointed....More

Thank Sunny Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friends and I had gone there after we did our work.There are many kinds of animal in this zoo.Penguin and Otter was so cute!!but I thought I had problem with this zoo's smell.

1  Thank dark22841
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here as we had time to spare, I was hesitant at first as the reviews had put us off a little and I’m not good with animals in small enclosures. However, this zoo wasn’t as bad as we thought it would be. Compared...More

1  Thank AliceWhibberley
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been to this zoo several times over the years, with my family. But the last visit was simply shocking. Except for the entrance to the zoo, which looks beautiful, the animals themselves are simply neglected and miserable. The tigers look nervous, depressed, and...More

2  Thank smitzafon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Unfortunately, me and my partner visited the zoo naively believing the conditions would be as good as many other zoos we have visited both in the UK and elsewhere... every cage was disturbingly small- even for larger animals such as the tigers. All the animals...More

8  Thank Jade R
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Went to the zoo with our baby boy. I’m not into zoos generally but we had a very nice afternoon. The area is very nice, very green, quite clean for the most part and not as smelly as many zoos I’ve been to. There was...More

Thank PascalT2010
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When wandering around the Dusit Palace grounds, you'd
almost forget you're still in a Southeast-Asian city.
The Renaissance-style buildings and leafy gardens
wouldn't be out of place in an European capital, and
the serenity here is in stark contrast with the
chaotic city life outside of its complex walls. Dusit
is one of Bangkok's oldest districts, and while the
rest of Bangkok is modernising at a rapid pace, Dusit
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Benjamin T
13 March 2018|
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Response from arkaneh | Reviewed this property |
Dear Benjamin There is no baggage storage facility nor left baggeage service at the zoo. Nevertheless , the staff at ticket booth are obliged to accommodate your request by leaving your luggages at the booth. You may not... More
22 January 2018|
Response from sam107 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can access the zoo in a wheelchair. When I was there I saw some restroom that are designed to accommodate wheelchairs. Only issue is in the Aviary section where the birds are and the lion and tigers you have to climb... More
Mariia T
22 January 2018|
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Response from arkaneh | Reviewed this property |
Dear Maria I wish to make correction on my earlier reply about the Pandas , only Chiang Mai Zoo has Pandas . There is no Pandas in Dusit Zoo.