Safari Park Namuang (Namuang Safari Park) to Koh Samui
Safari Park Namuang (Namuang Safari Park) may be interesting for any tourist, but for those who really loves nature and animals, this Park will cause only negative emotions from the fact, in what conditions it contains and exploited animals. So if you are the fans of animals here do not go. If there is no prejudice on this account you don't then it is definitely worth a visit, especially if you are with kids.
The whole Park is a wonderful and fun place, where you can see exotic animals and birds in the mini zoo, see a show, snakes, crocodiles, monkeys, birds, and elephants. Of active entertainment for adults are offered a ride on an elephant through the jungle jeep Safari (and Safari not just limited to the Park), extreme tour on Quad bikes (ATV), kayaking, water slide, downhill slide over the jungle rope. In addition, some tours into the Park include cooking classes, visits to a coconut factory, plantation, latex and much more. In the Park is also the highest waterfall of the island Namuang 2 Waterfall. Some batch programs in the Park include visits to other attractions Samui, such as Big Buddha, the temple Khun Aram (Wat Khun Aram) and the mummy of a monk, rocks grandparents and more.
The Park's website - http://www.namuangsafarisamui.com. On the website you can find a detailed description of the programmes and to book a tour, including transportation from and to the hotel.
Attention! Be careful while in this Park with the kids. Some of the active recreational opportunities offered, including a simple elephant trekking can be dangerous.
🚶 How to get: Safari Park is located at the foot of the waterfall, Na Muang 1 (Na Mueang 2 on the map). You can visit it by yourself, get there by private transport or taxi, but much easier to book ready entertainment (tour) website Safari Park or in agencies on the street/hotels. The cost includes transportation from any hotel on Koh Samui. At the time of writing this information was offered 6 different programs for the whole day or half day.
If you decide to get yourself, you can do it and taxis plying between Nathon and Lamai beach. You need to go near the big pointer Namunag Safari Park, and then walk about a mile to entrance.
💵 Entrance fee / cost of tickets: in the Park there are many different programs ranging from a simple walk in the Park with a tour of the zoo, to complex tours for the day. Detailed information on the Park's website or check with travel agencies on the spot. Be also prepared to shell out at all shows or active entertainment tip.