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Address: Bophut, Ko Samui, Thailand
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Better to respect the animals

If you like the animals, dont go to the samui monkey theatre. All seem to be very sad. Lots of mosquitoes everywhere...

2 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Verygoodguy
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London, United Kingdom
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Toronto, Canada
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49 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Not a fun place. There's nothing entertaining about the monkey "shows". The animals look miserable. Waster of money.

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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you like the animals, dont go to the samui monkey theatre. All seem to be very sad. Lots of mosquitoes everywhere...

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Thank Verygoodguy
Wirral, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

We felt we had to visit this place to show how poorly the animals are treated. I came away feeling sick. They had other animals as well as monkeys kept in small cages. There was a sea Eagle in a small cage, God knows how he was caught. These animals should not be treated in this way, I am disgusted... More 

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Thank Reneebabes
Doha, Qatar
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87 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

I must admit I do like seeing monkeys and how they interact with the kids. We seen them in the wild in Sri Lanka and it was vastly different seeing them caged and chained here, whilst I understand everyone has to make a living, surely there is a better way to treat the animals under your care. The whole episode... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

do not good there is not for visiting we had been to small not so interesting .we are don't want to recommend .

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Thank danykwan
Athens, Greece
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

After my today experience , i hate my self for helping these people ,these animals are in horrible conditions,you can see they are miserable,the animals dont belong there..i would never do it im my life again

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1 Thank Nikitas I
London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

Monkeys tied with a short chain around their necks,others in a cage. Did not see any animal abuse on my visit but can only imagine how they are 'trained'. Iguanas here also. One was on a lead with no more then 6 inches of movement. The other in small 3x3 cage. Quite disturbing for an animal lover to see

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1 Thank anto r
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18 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Do not go to this monkeyschool! Every animal was chained by the neck or in a very small cage without food or water. They were very skinny and is soon as the handlers would lift op their hands the monkeys would hide and show their teeth. You could see they were beaten. The cats were very scared and nervous. The... More 

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1 Thank Julia S
melbourne
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54 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

Overall an average experience we did not want to see the show as we didnt like the thought of a monkey been forced to entertain us. All but one monkey chained up .. my sister had 2000 bht stolen from her bag whilst she was there ... a monkey was trying to get into her bag but we didnt see... More 

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1 Thank agypsytarot
London
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67 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

The poor monkeys all looks malnutritioed! They were so skinny with chains wrapped around their necks. Many had boils growing on their face. It was hell on earth for those poor monkeys. I must have bought 5 bags of water melons to feed them and even that was not enoUgh. They were starving and it's plain to see they are... More 

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