Rain Forest Snakes in Thailand

Thailand has dry parts and some geographical areas covered by tropical rain forest in which snakes thrive. In southern Thailand there are numerous places that can be considered rain forest like Phuket (virtually the entire island), Koh Samui, Koh Tao, Koh Phangnan, There are vast forests stretching between Surat Thani – Trang – Nakhon si Thammarat – and Phangna.

Rain forests support a variety of animal life that snakes rely on for sustenance. Frogs are probably the ultimate snake food, and most snakes eat them when they can find them.

While one can find all sorts of snakes in the rainforest there are a few that are very commonly found:

List of Rain Forest Snakes commonly found in Thailand:

This list is by no means comprehensive, as there are many other snakes living in the forests of Thailand. These are just those that are rather commonly known and found.

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