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Samphran Elephant Ground & Zoo

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It's another Alligator farm with elephants. If you have been to Florida or anywhere in the south of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
464ronl
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Peachtree City, Georgia
Amazing show

Well 1600 bhat to be able to get here...the show with the elephant was amazing...I couldn't believe... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2018
mik-zeper
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Jordan
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Petkasem Road K.m. 30, Samphran District,, Nakhon Pathom 73110, Thailand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were taken here by Thai locals who thought they were doing us a favor. Apparently, this was a nice placer and more acceptable years ago.Now it is sad, but more importantly, the animals are not well-cared for. Various kinds of monkeys and such in...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank marciabeth410
Reviewed 1 week ago

The taste of food was great. The bad thing that I had encountered last January 21, 2019 is that I tried the grated coconut however it is to tough and I'm wearing dental braces what I did is just pinch of it. Then I suddenly...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank lovelyself
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's another Alligator farm with elephants. If you have been to Florida or anywhere in the south of the US you have seen this. Yes the enclosures are different and the shows are the same. However if you haven't ridden an elephant then go check...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 464ronl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I found the zoo to be clean and the staff friendly. I saw the elephants performing tricks under the command of their riders with hooks. This included chasing around, fighting, loud bangs from explosions, and no encounter with the animals, only with their trained tricks....More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Tobrien_92
Reviewed 13 January 2019

Fantastic place, good layout, clean tidy and friendly staff. recommended to wear sporty gears, comfy shoes. have plenty of storage space on your camera.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Just-Imagine
Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

The name of this place is “Elephant Zoo”. They showed us no elephants. In fact all we saw were crocodiles, two sickly looking lions and some monkeys. The internet boasted tigers and a vibrant zoo. We were not satisfied to say the least. In addition...More

Date of experience: October 2018
3  Thank Rose B
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Well 1600 bhat to be able to get here...the show with the elephant was amazing...I couldn't believe that elephants can be trained this way...my girlfriend had ended up with a photo with a trunk of an elephant in her stomach...elephant show was amazing like they...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank mik-zeper
Reviewed 4 June 2018

The usual crocodile show with brave and or stupid Thai men sticking their heads into their mouths. The elephant show is routing but amusing, but you have to wonder if there's any cruelty involved. Probably the best part is the 'cultural show' (which just about...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank garynew59
Reviewed 22 February 2018

It's the zoo in Nakhon Pathom province. It emphasises in crocodile pond. You can buy the meat and feed them by using the stick. What fore, there're a lot of animals such as elephants, monkeys, including snakes. But the zoo is so old. And beware...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank nixnaxnax
Reviewed 16 February 2018

This place is not even a zoo. Monkeys are kept in tiny cages, as well as two lions found sharing a little cage with a kid running around it "playing with them" and you could see their urge to move and play but their cage...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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