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Chiang Mai Monkey Centre

#42 of 42 things to do in Mae Rim Features Animals
Mae Rim to Samoeng Road | Mae Rim Valley, Mae Rim 50180, Thailand
+66 53 297 700
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Small monkeys in cages

This is bad and sad for the monkeys. They are treated bad and hit by the stick. They can't move... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Patrick S
,
Munich, Germany
via mobile
Avoid this place

The monkeys are caged and chained and don't look as if they were well taken care of at all. Avoid... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
shefali k
,
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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  • Excellent3%
  • Very good8%
  • Average4%
  • Poor7%
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3 weeks ago
“Small monkeys in cages”
4 weeks ago
“Avoid this place”
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Mae Rim to Samoeng Road | Mae Rim Valley, Mae Rim 50180, Thailand
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+66 53 297 700
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is bad and sad for the monkeys. They are treated bad and hit by the stick. They can't move around and getting sick in the cages. The monkeys look sad and so bad that we would like to free them. Don't spend money to...More

Thank Patrick S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The monkeys are caged and chained and don't look as if they were well taken care of at all. Avoid this place.

Thank shefali k
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

200 Bart entry, unfriendly staff, monkeys didn't look happy at all and a terrible show in comparison to other show I saw Phuket

Thank Missy G
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

I'm Absolutely begging you not to go here, disgusting! The way they treat these poor animals is so sad, chained so tightly round the neck and on a lead, one step out of line and they pull them so hard! Wasn't too sure what it...More

Thank jesswrigley24
Reviewed 25 April 2017

The monkeys are so intelligent and they respond to commands very well. the show is entertaining. I like the monkey named sam, he is super cool. He sells monkey balm for 10 thb and if you short changed him he will returned you the money...More

Thank wonghuihua
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We were hoping to see monkeys freely wandering in large enclosures not chained in a cage on a cement floor. The 'show' was dreadful - poor monkey riding a bike, climbing a tree to throw down coconuts and doing basketball tricks. The main monkey 'Sam'...More

1  Thank Bryan W
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

I came to Thailand in hope of seeing the sights although instead I got this . Monkeys being chained up to trees with no freedom , just walking round in circles ,i can't stop thinking about this it is absolutely awful , something needs to...More

Thank scarlett_monks
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Although I found it entertaining I did feel sorry for the monkeys. While caged they were also chained which I found very cruel. I am totally contradicting myself but the very short show was entertaining but as previously stated I also found it cruel! Sorry...More

Thank dibblehampshire
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Do not go there. I now understand why they have a sign saying No refund when you buy the tickets. Poor monkeys in cages with chains. A show where the animals performed tricks but they did not look happy. The only good thing with us...More

Thank Hilma W
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Very restrictive, not one roaming free.. Small cages... No bueno. I would not recommend this place to anyone. The show was good but I bet it's because they are happy to get out if just for a moment.

Thank Henry J
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