Archive for the ‘Wildlife A-Z’ Category

Nature, Glamour and Surprises: Defining Pattaya Tours

Pattaya Tours and Packages

The Khao Kheow Open Zoo of Thailand is a naturalist’s paradise. The warm hospitality of the zoo simply ads to the wonderful experience that you are about to have. Check into our camping resorts and enjoy a scrumptious meal at the Green Hills Restaurant. Spend your first day of the trip, soaking in the beauty of nature. Explore the sightseeing safari at the day time where you witness a large variety of wild creatures in the Bird aviary, Australasia, Lemur Land, Penguin Parade, Bird & Friend Read more [...]

The Cute Rodents: Particolored Flying Squirrel

Flying Squirrel

Particolored flying squirrel (Hylopetes Alboniger) are vastly populated and they are just getting doubled all the time therefore they are one of least concerned Rodents as per the study of the International Union for Conservation of Nature. Now it still does matter because one would not know when it may tremble down just like other species. In spite of rich distribution it is seldom presumed that Particolored flying squirrel’s count is not recorded hence there is no concrete evidence of their Read more [...]

Congratulations!! Winners of ‘Amazing Birds Photo Contest’

Amazing Birds Photo Contest

As we all knew, Khao Kheow Open Zoo had conducted the ‘Amazing Birds photo contest’ since 26th Dec 2012, the competition got over on 28th Feb 2013. It garnered an enthusiastic response of 163 entries. It was reassuring to see so many talented photographers and nature enthusiast. On Sunday 31st march 2013 our honorable Assistant Director of the zoo, Mr. Khun A-pi-det Sing-ha-se-nee, presented the winners of the competition. From the total 163 entries, 10 finalists were selected. The first three Read more [...]

A Not So Lazy Afternoon In The Jungles of Thailand

Khao Kheow Open Zoo

Enliven a lazy afternoon by visiting the best of Thailand’s adventures. Visit the Khao Kheow Open Zoo’s afternoon eco tour package, which is designed to give you an afternoon filled with fun activities. The moment you enter the zoo you notice its rich ambiance. It is an instant way of releasing stress and calming your senses. Khao Kheow Open Zoo is popular for its large collection of rare and endangered wildlife species. Enjoy your welcome drink and a lavish lunch at the famous Green Hills Restaurant. Read more [...]

Summer Time Fun! Pygmy Hippopotamus @ Khao Kheow Open Zoo

Pygmy Hippopotamus

Being situated on the tropical zone of the globe doesn’t exactly make us excited about summer. The scorching heat and trickling humidity denies us the opportunities to get out of our homes and have a good time. But not anymore, the outdoors invites you to enjoy the summers without the irritants. We are glad to inform that this time summer will be a lot more easy to beat at Khao Kheow Open Zoo with our brand new all day water sprinkler program. These programs will run throughout the hot summer season. Read more [...]

The Wild Side of Thailand: Khao Kheow Zoo

Khao Kheow Open Zoo

The jungle safari, Thailand is synonymous to Khao Kheow Open Zoo. One of the ace zoos of Thailand it has around 300 species of wildlife in a stress free natural environment. The welcoming staff offers you a drink when you entre and guides you towards the Bird Show – Wildlife Animals Presentation. Watch some of the most unique and colorful birds perform entertaining tricks. it’s now time to understand the jungle through our ‘journey to the jungle’ show, the zoo rangers make certain wild animals Read more [...]

Lyle’s Flying Fox: An Ample Kite

Lyle's Flying Fox

Lyle’s Flying Fox is a megabat belonging to Pteropodidae family. They are mammals and their origin is Asia. Lifespan is about 20 years or more depending upon the captivity. Roughly these bats weight between 600-1000 grams. Gestation period is for flying fox is about 150 days. Lyle’s Flying Foxes are one of the biggest bats in the world. Some of them have reach (wingspan from one wing to another wing) up to two meters. They are social bunch of species that forms group of large colonies and rest Read more [...]

An Entire Day of Endless Thrill: 1 Day Tour + Night Safari

After Dark Night Safari

Stressed due to the constantly nagging boss?  Is the city noise and crowd getting on your nerves?  Then simply get away from it. Won’t you rather surround yourself with a flock of penguins than a herd of people? Or watch the fidgety and furry lemurs than your fidgety secretary? This is exactly what the ‘1 day eco adventure tour along with after dark safari’ will offer you. Seize the day, because that is all you need to rejuvenate your batteries and live life to the fullest.  Let us give Read more [...]

A Blissful Morning @ Khao Kheow Open Zoo

Khao Kheow Open Zoo

The Khao Kheow Open Zoo is not just full of nature’s charisma but also the warm nature of its people which offers you some exciting Eco Tours. Here is the details of one of the Eco Half Day Tour; Enter the zoo and the first thing you do is accept a welcome drink. Famous for its wide variety of fauna and flora, here you not only admire the nature but get close to them. Breakfast with Suriya; witness the gentlemanly orangutan entertain the visitors with his acrobatics and frivolous humor. Khao Kheow Read more [...]

Economical and Ecological: Eco Tour Packages

Eco Tour Packages

The Eco adventure tours in Khao Kheow Open Zoo are some of the best half day getaways in Thailand. If you have a couple of hours to spare and want to make the best of it, come along. These trips are best designed as per the fast and busy lifestyle of today. Once you enter into the premises of this zoo time will stop and so will all the stress at least for the few hours, you spend here. The Khao Kheow Open Zoo is famous for its several conservation shows such as the Journey to the Jungle Show, After Read more [...]

Welcoming 2 New Members In The Family: Ring Tailed Lemurs

Ring Tailed Lemurs

Earlier this month at Khao Kheow Open Zoo we welcomed 2 new members in our family. In the Lemur Land two healthy female babies of Ring Tailed Lemurs were born. Lemurs are typically the natives of Madagascar. The word lemur is derived from the roman word ‘lemures’ which means ghosts or spirits. It is largely researched that there are five major families of lemur with 30 sub species, of which many are now extinct. The Ring Tailed Lemurs are a beautiful species recognized for their long tail with Read more [...]

Gear up for an ultimate Thai adventure @ Khao Kheow open zoo

Khao Kheow Forest Zoo

Nothing gets better than 1 Day Eco Adventure + Flight of the gibbon + After Dark Safari Package. This 3-in-1 adventure tour is designed in such a manner that you can enjoy every aspect of Khao Kheow Open Zoo’s fun filled ambience. Experience the entertaining activities of eco adventure tour like, Breakfast with Suriya (Orangutan), Bird aviary, Wildlife animal presentation, Penguin Parade, etc; at early morning. After this sit down and enjoy somemouth-watering Thai and international delicacies at Read more [...]