Nakhon Ratchasima Zoo is located 13 kilometers (6 miles) from the city, on the Ratchasima Pakthongchai Road with an area of 545 Rai, making it a spacious home to more than 500 animals. The zoo boasts a showcase of African animals.
It's grounds also plays host to a small park for the visitors' leisure enjoyment with nature. Visitors can take guided tours of this wonderful zoo by several means, including the safe and comfortable mini-train, riding bicycles, on foot along the shady walk ways.
The latest attraction is the Day-Night Zoo, the first of its kind in the Korat. Plus attractions for everyone, such as the Children Zoo, Dino Park, Plaza, Penguin and Seal exhibition, water cycle.
Roles of Nakhon Ratchasima Zoo 1. Animals conservation and breeding 2. Public education 3. Recreational center for the public