It opens to the public in 1938. Dusit Zoo is the oldest zoo in Bangkok. It was built by King Chulalongkorn. Dusit zoo is one of the most popular zoos in Thailand.
The park area is nearly 30 hectares of size and has 1600 types of animals all over the world. In the middle of the zoo there is a pond, where you can ride a boat row a paddleboat.
If walking on a hot day makes you exhausted, you can hop in a “train” that runs around the place. At the sides of the park there are several stages, where you can see an ape or a parrot show, for instance.There are some restaurants selling foods inside the zoo.Aside from watching animals, there is also amusement available for children to enjoy.
Dusit Zoo is open daily from 8 a.m. till 6 p.m. The entrance fee is only 100 baht for adults and 50 baht for children.