Phuket Zoo is not that large, being around 12 acres in size. It has a small aquarium, bird park and an orchid garden. Vistiors can wander around the zoo via foot paths that are shaded by large trees. Enclosures are in general small and lacking in character. They have daily animal performing shows, which are included in the entrance fee, which young childern may enjoy :

Monkey Show Times 09.00, 12.00, 14.30 and 16.45 hours
Elephant Show Times 10.30, 13.30 and 16.00 hours
Crocodile Show Times 9.45, 12.45, 15.15 and 17.30 hours
***Note show times are subject to short notice change or cancellation.

Phuket Zoo is located about 15 minutes drive form Phuket Town. Take Chao Fa (East) Road highway 4021 if driving towards Chalong at the Pa Lai traffic light junction you will see a left had directrion sign for Phuket Zoo. Turn left at the junction in to Soi Pa Lai and follow the road for about 5 minutes and yu will see Phuket Zoo on your right hand side