Pattaya City Thailand, An introduction to Krabi

An introduction to Krabi


Attractions one | two | Phi Phi | Kao phanom bencha | Ao-luek | Koh Lanta  | Activities  | How to get there  |  Krabi

Khao Phanom Bencha National Park

Khao Phanom Bencha National Park The park office is at Ban Huai To, 20 kilometres from town. The park covers a total area of 50 square kilometres with high mountains and thick forests. Its marvellous scenery is enhanced by streams, waterfall, and wild animals. Namtok Huai To is some 500 meters from the park's office. The waterfall itself runs down over rocks into 11 huge pools, each with their own name, such as Wang Thewada, Wang Sok, and Wang Chan. Another waterfall is called Namtok Huai Sa-de. The waterfall has 3 tiers and is 300 metres from the park office.
Trekking to the peak of the Phanom Bencha Mountain, 1,397 metres high, is an interesting activity for adventurous tourists. Trekking takes at least 3 days, passing streams, waterfalls, caves and view points on high cliffs. Admission is 200 baht per person. A tent can be rented at 50 baht per person per day. Contact the headquarters of Phanom Bencha National Park, P.O. Box 26 Amphoe Mueang, Krabi 81000, Tel: 0-7662-9013.
Pattaya City Thailand, An introduction to Krabi