Khao Sok National Park Adventure

Khao Sok National Park is located in Surat Thani province in Thailand. Its land area covers 739 km² including the Chiaw Larn Reservoir dammed by the Ratchaprapha Dam. The park comprises the largest area of virgin rain forest in Southern Thailand and it is believed that the rainforest in this national park is older and more diverse than the Amazon Rainforest. The wild mammals include Malayan Tapir, Asian Elephant, Tiger, Bear, Guar, Banteng, Wild Boar, Pig Tailed Macaque, White handed Gibbon, Squirrel, and Mouse Deer.

It is perhaps most famous for the Bua Phut (Rafflesia kerrii) flower which grows within the park. In addition to its exotic flora, Khao Sok is inhabited by a wide variety of animals, including gibbons and barking deer. The 94 m high Ratchaprapha Dam was built in 1982 at the Khlong Saeng River, a tributary of the Phum Duang River.

Khao Sok National Park and Chiew Larn Lake are now the must see place for tourists who has visited the South of Thailand such as Phuket, Khao Lak, Krabi, Koh Samui, Surat Thani. The various species of plants and trees attract more and more tourists to come her for soft adventure like jungle trekking, jungle river canoeing and so much more exciting activities.

There are so many kinds of tour programs that you can choose. One day tour seems to be a little bit tiring for some people while others said it was alright even though they have to sit in minivan for nearly 2 hours in the morning and again in the afternoon. The scenery on the road sides is so beautiful and green. Two days tour is more suitable for those who want to touch the jungle life and sleep in bungalow in the jungle. Three days tour is the highlight of Khao Sok Adventure Trip. You will see most of the wonderful places, animals, plants and trees in Khao Sok National Park.

Khao Sok 1 Day Program
07:30 Pick up by joined minivan from hotels in Krabi and then transfer to Khao Sok National Park.
10:30 Enjoy Jungle River Canoe along the Sok River for about 1 hour 30 min. You have possibilities to see many kinds of wild life such as monkeys, birds, snakes, lizards and nice limestone mountain cliffs beside the river.

Khao Sok 2 Days 1 Night Program
09:00 Start jungle trekking through Khao Sok National Park with our professional guides. They will take good care of you and will give you information and knowledge about the Park and all kind of plants, animals along the trek. We recommend that you bring insect repellent or insect spray during the trekking.

Khao Sok 3 Days 2 Nights (Bungalow+Jungle Camping)
07:30 Pick up by joined minivan from hotels in Krabi and then transfer to Khao Sok National Park.
10:30 Meet our friendly Elephant at the Jungle camp. You also have chance to get close to them and take photos with them.

Khao Sok 3 Days 2 Nights ( Khao Sok + Chiew Larn Lake)
07:30 Pick up by joined minivan from hotels in Krabi and then transfer to Khao Sok National Park.
10:30 Enjoy Jungle River Canoe along the Sok River for about 1 hour 30 min. You have possibilities to see many kinds of wild life such as...

4 comments:

  1. What a great piece of sharing! I am really impressed and found this blog very informative. This blog is a great motivation for the travelers to visit Khao Sok National Park. Now after visiting this blog I wish to have a lovely week at this stunning park but my family has already planned for The Niagara Falls tour. Now I must visit this park after completing my niagara trips. Let me know about the best nearer resort to stay there.

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  2. Dear Mr.David Paul,
    Most of the rooms in Khao Sok National Park are simple bungalows but there are some higher standard resort such as The Cliff and River Resort, Phutawan Raft House, Saichon Raft House, 500 Rai Raft House. Hope this is useful for you :-)

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