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Samui Aquarium and Tiger Zoo

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33/2 Moo 2, Maret | Samui Orchid Resort, Ko Samui 84140, Thailand
+66 77 424 017
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I cuddled a baby tiger...wow

We were a bit skeptical to fo here basesd on other reviews, but we found the animals all had shade... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2015
julesvj
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Victoria
Horrific experience

Please do not visit this place ! We went because the coco beach water park was closed & we had... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2015
Sisternavy
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Travellers talk about
“bengal tiger” (10 reviews)
“sea turtles” (6 reviews)
“adult tiger” (5 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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33/2 Moo 2, Maret | Samui Orchid Resort, Ko Samui 84140, Thailand
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+66 77 424 017
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Reviewed 18 June 2015

We were a bit skeptical to fo here basesd on other reviews, but we found the animals all had shade, water and were in good condition. There are several tigers in enclosures, lions, birds & monkeys. We watched the seal show which we enjoyed, and...More

Thank julesvj
Reviewed 8 June 2015 via mobile

Please do not visit this place ! We went because the coco beach water park was closed & we had travelled to lamai ! So was advised to go big mistake ! My 5 year old daughter said mummy this is torture !!! If no...More

6  Thank Sisternavy
maxsamui2, Manager at Samui Aquarium and Tiger Zoo, responded to this reviewResponded 15 June 2015

Dear Sisternavy, Thank you for your comment. We are not sure why you mentioned about torture. If you imply to the space, we are the zoo and all animals have to be kept in proper area with care. Our tigers and also other animals are...More

Reviewed 3 June 2015 via mobile

After having been to a variety of zoos in the US and Australia, this one is really quite shocking, although not unexpected. The entry fee of THB 750 p.p. seems really quite high after you tour the place and see the facilities. I regret paying...More

2  Thank jahanner
Reviewed 29 May 2015

Firstly the place is pretty rundown. The aquarium was ok, lots of different types of fishes but the lights were out on 90% of the information pasted on the wall. So we had to strain our eyes to see what was written and we eventually...More

Thank Joey L
Reviewed 14 May 2015

With a lack of things to do on the island we went to the zoo for the afternoon and it was one of the saddest places I have ever been! You walk around a very run down 'zoo', watch 2 shows and then watch people...More

4  Thank Victoria E
Reviewed 9 May 2015

Very commercial. I did not like the ambiance and the presentation of the animals. All is done to make you spend money but the environment of the animals is pathetic

1  Thank Philippe L
Reviewed 8 May 2015

This was included on a all day tour of the island, so can't comment on entry costs. We have visited many excellent aquariums throughout the world, but this unfortunately isn't one of them. They have zero education for kids and have far too many fish...More

6  Thank Gla_Rangers
Reviewed 21 April 2015 via mobile

I had been looking forward to visiting this attraction but on reading previous comments was somewhat reluctant,but did it anyway. On arrival the facility looked like most in Thailand, in need of some maintenance but that's how it is in developing countries. the aquarium was...More

Thank taz_e_tiger323226
Reviewed 16 April 2015

its defenetly not a zoo!!! and very over priced small and very hot aquarium! if looking for attraction in Samui avoid it! for aquarium visit Bangkok siam paragon. this place cost 700 thb per person and you get nothing! very hot inside no working aircon....More

2  Thank Fukson
Reviewed 6 April 2015

I must admit, I visited this attraction mindful of public opinion being very negative towards keeping animals in captivity and also some bad reviews written by other visitors. There may have been a change in management or some positive action taken to improve this attraction,...More

1  Thank TerryAB
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laurengracey
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Response from Cori K | Reviewed this property |
Spend your time on other things, don't visit this "zoo". The animals are not treated well and some are ill.
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