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Krabi Coastal Fisheries Research and Development Center

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Worth the trip

If you are actively interested in marine life and approach this place for what it is - a government... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2018
Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
an overlooked attraction

Unfortunately we did not meet anyone who could tell us about the place. We went around and saw the... read more

Reviewed 31 January 2018
Esbjerg Municipality, Denmark
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8 Aug 2018
“Worth the trip”
30 Jan 2018
“an overlooked attraction”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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141 Moo 6 | Sai Thai Subdistrict, Krabi Town 81000, Thailand
0 7566 2059-62
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Reviewed 8 August 2018

If you are actively interested in marine life and approach this place for what it is - a government research facility open to the public - you are more likely to appreciate it than if you treat it as a free aquarium. There are some...More

Thank swisstraveller159
Reviewed 31 January 2018

Unfortunately we did not meet anyone who could tell us about the place. We went around and saw the fish they have to work with. Clearly, the place needs to get resources. The place certainly has an important point towards our sea fish. Therefore 5...More

4  Thank GMoelsby
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

This was set up by the government to research and breed fish. Over the years as visitors started to look for attractions other than beaches and rock climbing, this morphed into an attraction which was not the original intention. This place does not have many...More

Thank pianocello
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

We had a tuk tuk for a morning and this was one of the places that we visited . There were plenty of fish to see .There was a nice walkway round the water so you could see what was being done .It was a...More

Thank annibear
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

We went there after reading up on places for children. It is free to enter and it is a research and hatchery institute rather than a touristy destination. There are fish tanks with so many kind of clown fish and other larger tanks with small...More

Thank tjaundoo
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Not much here at all - some murky looking pools and dimly-lit tanks with a few fish swimming about. Stayed for 5 mins or so and then left.

Thank Grooveshark01
Reviewed 28 September 2016

we visited this center in September which is the low season there. there were hardly any service for the visitors. no guide to show us around. It was very clean and we enjoyed watching the huge fish in the pond. Needs an English speaking guide...More

Thank Ki N
Reviewed 22 June 2016

There was nothing much to see. some fish in the various aquarium. Saw a few giant fish in the outdoor fish pond & water not clear.

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Response from tjaundoo | Reviewed this property |
We got a taxi from the Main Street from outside our hotel and negotiated a price with the driver for a return trip. I think we paid 400baht. The driver agreed to meet us after a certain period of time and when we came out 1... More