A Buddhist monk with rescued tigers at "The Tiger Temple", locally known as "Wat Pa Luangta Bua", in the Saiyok District of Kanchanaburi Province, Thailand.

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Looking for a responsible alternative to the Thailand Tiger Temple in Kanchanaburi or the Tiger Kingdom in Chiang Mai? Here are eight harm-free attractions and things to do in Thailand that every animal-loving traveller will adore.

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Thailand’s Tiger Temple. 2 hours drive from Bangkok in the Kanchanaburi province, the Tiger Temple has been taking care of tigers singe 1999. Monks are taken care of the animals rescued from poachers, having around 17 fully grown tigers and cubs housed within the temple grounds. source: http://www.greenexpander.com/2008/04/15/the-tiger-temple/

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Cuddling up: In this remarkable photograph, an adult tiger and a Buddhist monk embrace in a seemingly mutual display of affection

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Tiger Temple, Kanchanaburi. Where Sam fears for his life! '“Oh come on, Sam! You’ll regret it if you don’t. You know you will,” Kayla said. “No, Kayla, I’d regret having my face mauled. I’ll watch you, though, and try not to say I told you so when Tigger over there is chewing your eyeball like a stuffed olive appetiser.”'

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Tiger resting atop a stone Buddha statue ...stay centered when you feel scared. ZbohomAPis www.bmertus.com

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