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Battambang Crocodile Farm

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A bit scary

Was not sure what to expect when I entered. You initially see baby crocodiles at 1 and 3 months... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
d0ugw0ng
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Okay

Paid $2 entry fee. Was able to hold a baby crocodile and see the middle aged ones and large groups... read more

Reviewed January 30, 2018
Jasminnneeee
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Victoria, Canada
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1 week ago
“A bit scary”
Jan 10, 2018
“Nice, but cruel ”
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Battambang, Cambodia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Was not sure what to expect when I entered. You initially see baby crocodiles at 1 and 3 months old. You are able to hold these if you like. Then you see various ages of crocodiles up to 6 yrs old. The almost look fake...More

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Reviewed January 30, 2018 via mobile

Paid $2 entry fee. Was able to hold a baby crocodile and see the middle aged ones and large groups of older ones just napping. The women running the place didn’t speak English, or read English when I tried to use google translate to ask...More

1  Thank Jasminnneeee
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Reviewed January 11, 2018 via mobile

It's nice that you can hold the baby crocodiles, but even a short visit was enough to see that the living conditions for the animals are bad. What else to expect from a farm though...

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Reviewed January 2, 2018 via mobile

Not really easy to find, in the middle of countryside, it’s a nice place to visit in Battambang. The ticket price is 2dollars and it can be an honest cost to see lots crocodiles, few of them really big, and to touch the pets (with...More

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Reviewed December 14, 2017 via mobile

An interesting little place, a working crocodile farm with the ability to play with baby croc’s f you choose. I shouldn’t advise playing silly buggers near the pits, because you won’t get out if you fall in. The animals look like concrete effigies until one...More

Thank Alistair N
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Reviewed September 28, 2017 via mobile

Not keen on animals being caged up but we were on a tour and got took there so we had a look around. We saw crocodiles of all sizes, which is something I’ve never seen before. I understand peoples’ concerns but the owners are going...More

Thank ian369
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Reviewed August 5, 2017 via mobile

Not very nice conditions for these animals to live in, however it was nice to be able to hold a baby crocodile. No set price it seems, many on here paid $1 or $2, yet the man today pulled a $3 price out.of seemingly nowhere....More

Thank SamMcCormack
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Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

The name is a bit misleading because it's definitely not a "farm" but rather a breeding ground. Paid the entrance fee of $2 to see the crocodiles and learn about their breeding. They keep the older crocodiles for breeding and sell the baby ones to...More

Thank I_wander_asia
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Reviewed June 12, 2017

This is a really cool thing to do. They have 500 crocodiles at this farm including baby crocodiles. We got to hold a baby crocodile! It was just a few bucks to get in and you can walk around and see the different groups of...More

1  Thank garrettryangibson
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Reviewed May 21, 2017 via mobile

I made the mistake to go there, without informing myself about the farms. We paid to get in, and saw in what an awful conditions those animals live. After years of living in a cage with hundreds of other crocodiles (in a place way way...More

6  Thank Danielle F
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Response from Stephen W | Reviewed this property |
When they have enough money to buy a bag of off-cut fish heads..Remember Crocs can go days ..Weeks with out food ( maybe even longer).. I was lucky to be there around mid day when some guys turned up and feed them... More
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