Nong Nooch Tropical Garden and Resort Chon Buri Thailand
Whenever we have visitors, family and friends staying with us we always make a B line for Nong Nooch gardens for the day. Its a great day out with so much to see including a Thai culture show and an Elephant show. There are various restaurants and bars around the park that serve good food and drinks at reasonable prices.
Nong Nooch Tropical Garden and Non Resort (สวนนงนุช) About 18km south of Pattaya, with a left turn from Sukhumvit Road., at Km. 163, Nong Nooch Garden is a sprawling recreation park in typical Thai settings. Groups of traditional Thai houses and gardens of different plants, for example, an orchid garden, a palm garden, a banana garden, a bonsai garden, a cactus garden and a heliconia garden, are dotted around the beautifully landscaped site. A zoo and a butterfly garden are also in the compound. There are daily cultural and elephant shows attracting crowds of delighted visitors. Show times are 9.45AM, 10.30AM, 3PM, 3.45PM and holiday 2.45AM. Admission: 400 baht. Tel. 0 3842 9321, 0 3842 9958, 0 3870 9358-62 or Bangkok Tel. 0 2252 1786. The admission fee to the garden is 100 baht, while that including the performance is 400 baht. Moreover, the garden provides a tram for touring around costing 20 baht per one round per person. For more information, Tel. 0 3842 9321, 0 3842 2958 Bangkok Tel. 0 2251 2161, 0 2252 1786.