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Samut Prakan Crocodile Farm and Zoo -
555 Mu 7, Tambon Thai Ban, Amphoe Mueang, Samut Prakan
+66 2703 4891-5, +66 2703 5144-8
Built in 1950, this is the country’s first crocodile farm and the world’s largest crocodile farm with varied types of more than 60,000 crocodiles living in the pits. Convenient to reach as it’s located in Tambon Tai Ban or three kilometers from downtown Samut Prakan.
The daily shows feature the crocodile catching with hands, which take place every hour from 9am-5pm (noontime schedule is available only on holidays) and crocodile feeding available at 4:30-5:30pm. If you’re here for the elephants, there is elephant show held daily every hour from 9:30am-4:30pm as well. Otherwise, there are plenty of the animals in the zoo, such as tigers, chimpanzees, gibbons, turtles, boa constrictors, pythons, birds, camels, hippopotamuses, and numerous species of fishes.
For those who like dinosaur, the Dinosaur Museum is definitely worth the visit as the museum displays more than 13 kinds of the life-size dinosaur models and skeletons. Seat yourself to watch the multivision slide presentation on human and prehistoric animals. The tour groups or academic groups can request for a tour guide in advance through the farm.
Contact: 02-703-4891-5, 02-703-5144-8. 555 Thai Ban Road, Amphoe Muang, Samut Prakan, 10280
Getting there: Take the air-con bus either Number 7, 8 or 11 to the final destination. Otherwise, take the non air-con bus either Number 25 or 102 to Samut Prakan and take the local taxi (Song Thaeo) Number S1 or S80.
Opening hours: Daily 7am-6pm
Admission Admission: B300 for adult and B200 for kid
Take the air-con bus either Number 7, 8 or 11 to the final destination. Otherwise, take the non air-con bus either Number 25 or 102 to Samut Prakan and take the local taxi (Song Thaeo) Number S1 or S80.