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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Quieter when arrived in the earlier morning. Will enjoy and photo bomb more the beauty of nature. Still consider raw for my opinion. We have seen better caves. However definitely a potential with tourism support(I guess)

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Joseph S
Reviewed November 20, 2018 via mobile

The 40 bath pp. entrance fee is worth it, at least you are in a cave, which is nice, and the temperature is good :) I would advice NOT to take the guided tour as it is OPTIONAL and of very poor quality (with the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank benjy86
Reviewed November 15, 2018 via mobile

An easy cave to enter and worth the 200 baht to have a guide which will ensure you get to enter the parts of the cave where a lantern is required. No need to specialist equipment, just good footwear.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank O248CPtonyc
Reviewed November 15, 2018

What seems like a small and interesting cave expands to become a very unique experience. It is worth the 20 baht to take a guide as this is the only way to enter into the deeper part of the cave as the guide will carry...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mel C
Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

Just couples hours drive from Chiangmai this place definitely a must to visit. The first part of the cave has lighting and you can walk around on your own. The second part requires s guide which will provide the lantern for ฿200 for up to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kay O
Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

Some sections of the cave can only be visited with a guide. When entering I was quickly informed that a guide costs 200 Baht and there was a sign explaining that the villagers working as guides are only volunteers and it would be only fair...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Flying_Eagle_1001
Reviewed July 16, 2018

The fee to enter the cave is only 40B per person & it's well worth it. The cave was very interesting & we only went as far as there were lights. We did not hire a "lantern lady" to take us further in to the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank LarRanTravels
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

Great Caves for the area. Worth paying a guide to go into the non electric section. Was quite sad to see the tourist dollar pushed them in the direction of electricity in Caves. Personally feels it detracts from their beauty but each to their own....More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank KHillery
Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

The entry fee is definitely worth the walk. The lit part of the cave was much bigger than I anticipated. There was also a well maintained walkway through the cave making the walk easy for families with young kids or elders. I went around 7-8am...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank JennaB374
Reviewed April 27, 2018

Drive to the north of Chiang Mai to visit one of the most beautiful cave in Thailand. This limestone cave have 5 rooms for all the tourists to visit. 2 cave had been equipped with light on and the other 3 have to go with...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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MarianaG1323
August 15, 2018|
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Response from Helpjohn | Reviewed this property |
8.00 AM to around 5.00 PM. Entry may be denied if you arrive close to closing.
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Brent J
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Response from אריה ב | Reviewed this property |
yes it is possible it is almost on the same way.
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Amod_Indap
June 9, 2015|
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Response from parrot45 |
To get to Chiang Dao town from Chiang Mai, it's very easy and cheap to get the Thaton/Fang bus from Chang Phuak bus station - north of the Old City. The buses go from 6 am to around 7:30 pm daily, about every half an hour... More
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