AsiaRooms.com - Take in some monkey theatre while in Koh Samui

May 12, 2010 (PRLEAP.COM) Travel News
AsiaRooms.com can reveal that Koh Samui is home to many amazing attractions and places of interest, one of which is the Monkey Theatre.

As the name suggests, those staying in hotels in Koh Samui can watch various species of primates perform lots of tricks and amusing acts, with visitors in the front row able to join in the fun and games.

Displaying wonderful skill, the animals thrill and amaze in equal measure and the entertainment factor is cranked up a notch when they show how they pick coconuts from the tops of the trees.

The monkey is man's best friend in Koh Samui and they have worked alongside the island's inhabitants for centuries, gathering fruit and helping out in various ways.

To round off the proceedings at the Monkey theatre, those staying in hotels in Koh Samui are treated to an elephant show and for a small fee, brave souls can ride bareback on the pachyderms.

Visitors will find the theatre on the main road in Bhoput village, with shows running from 10:30 local time to 12:00, 14:00 to 15:30 and 16:00 to 17:30 each day.

Those keen to explore the island's animal life may also want to pay a visit to the Snake Farm, where more amazing stunts are performed, this time between reptiles and humans.

Posted by Charlotte Springer

Editors Notes:

AsiaRooms.com is a leading online accommodation site in Asia offering deals in over 36,000 properties worldwide, including 7,000 hotels in the Asia-Pacific region ranging from individual beach huts to 5-star hotels and sprawling villas.

AsiaRooms.com offers customers a saving of up to 70 per cent off the normal room rate for a variety of independent and branded hotels. Customers can book online or by phone 24/7, whether booking 12 months or 12 minutes in advance whatever time, whatever day.

The contemporary and inspirational online platform is styled for those seeking more interesting hotel options over the bland, obvious choices. Users can read from over 150,000 true hotel reviews, written by customers who have booked through AsiaRooms.com and actually stayed at the hotel.

To view more information about AsiaRooms.com, please visit http://www.asiarooms.com/about-us/