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Address: Songkhla, Thailand
Activities: Birdwatching
Description: Thailand’s largest inland body of water contains several islands and two...
Thailand’s largest inland body of water contains several islands and two important bird sanctuaries.
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Largest Lake in Thailand

The Songkhla lake is the largest natural lake in Thailand and coves an area of 1,040 km² we were taken there by our private tour guide who showed us a few of the temples and one... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 14, 2015
PaulandSu
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Hua Hin, Thailand
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Hua Hin, Thailand
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116 reviews 116 reviews
96 attraction reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

The Songkhla lake is the largest natural lake in Thailand and coves an area of 1,040 km² we were taken there by our private tour guide who showed us a few of the temples and one with a reclining Buddha which is worth stopping at. Lots of view points dotted around the lake at various points as well as small... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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123 reviews 123 reviews
60 attraction reviews
171 helpful votes 171 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Visited here with my whole family. We rode on the ferry and had a nice view of the lake. There's many restaurants around this area which serves fresh and tasty seafood.

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Penang Island, Malaysia
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120 reviews 120 reviews
35 attraction reviews
254 helpful votes 254 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

you need to have your own car. driving over the bridge you'll see a milky sort of ;lake, not too impressive however if you turn right you'll come to the site with a ferry which takes you to a village where time has stood still. absolutely amazing. we came across it by sheer accident and were stunned to see how... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

We made reservations based on trip advisor to stay at the Lake Inn Hotel near Songkhla Lake.....but the place was downtrodden...we drive 1.9 km more to the BP Samila Beach Hotel and got a beautiful oceanfront room for 1750 baht per night....inexpensive, clean, great food and beautiful.

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San Diego, California
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

There is an incredible reclining golden Buddha once you cross over the Span. Make a left turn and follow the narrow road past the temple signs. You'll find fantastic restaurants on the shores Songkhla lake as you proceed about 500 meters. Stop and eat....fresh,fresh, fresh catches and a real Songkhla experience.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

Nice looking at the boats there although it is nothing particularly spectacular. Nice atmosphere, just of the Chinese quarters of the city

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56 reviews 56 reviews
43 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013 via mobile

Nice surrounding for a walk. Go there if you book a day package but remember to bargain for the lowest price.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2013

The are is past of Songkhla Municipal Park. it is new attraction for songkhla.There is ferry service between here and Ko yo too.

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Singapore, Singapore
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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2013 via mobile

I followed the GPS and Map provided by Tripadvisor and was stranded. I was stuck at a village-like residential area. So disappointed with the site

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Kuching, Malaysia
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16 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2012

This Dragon Head or " Nag : as stated on the inscription plaque was constructed in 2007 and is a new attraction for Songkhla Lake . The area is part of Songkhla Municipal Song Thale Park . The dragon head is situated at the estuary entrance to Songkhla Lake . The dragon sculpture is divide to 3, one is head... More 

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