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Bua Thong Waterfalls (Nam Phu Chet Si)

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All reviews walk up on the rocks chiang mai beautiful waterfall three levels fun climbing climb down take your time mineral deposits red taxi picnic area green algae great fun sunny day free entrance google maps cool water
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

the best waterfalls I have ever seen ! The place is wonderful , trees, water.... to refresh especially in hot Expecial to children

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Mackuser
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely place where you can climb a waterfall. It is a great place for a picnic and very friendly to children.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank kristian19902015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pros - cheap (free), you can walk up the waterfalls (they really are sticky), you can take a picnic lunch, they don't allow pets but they have a pet 'deposit' cage at the entrance. Cons - a bit far if you are staying in town,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank kcmooreiii
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the best waterfalls I have ever seen ! You can climb it up thanks to a rope The place is beautiful, covered by trees so it is a good place to refresh especially in hot season

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank emylie28
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

All everyone ever talked about is how fun this places is, what I wished I knew was that it is potentially dangerous and even life threatening. I am not for a moment blaming the park itself and yes tons of people have fun there. I...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank raytravels2018
Reviewed April 10, 2019 via mobile

One of the most amazing places I've visited during my stay in Thailand. Walking up to a waterfall with my 4 year old sun was just unbelievably exciting. And all of that without costing a single dime. We rent a car to get here. It's...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank NL_Koen
Reviewed April 3, 2019

Free entrance. Over an hour away from the old city. The water is clear, you can even climb the waterfalls. I recommend this place to anyone.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank DayTrip204832
Reviewed March 26, 2019 via mobile

Good day at the Buatong Waterfall . I’m doing this waterfall tour 5 years ago . And I love to come here every day. I can show you how to climb up the waterfall easily. Show you the best spot to walk. And get the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank piangduanw
Reviewed March 7, 2019 via mobile

This is a great place to spend a few hours on a sunny day. Over an hour away from the old town. Don't forget to take swim wear and enjoy a swim and climbing up and down the waterfalls. There is a shop to buy...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Nighut S
Reviewed March 1, 2019

Attraction you must attend :). It was great experience to go down and then up on waterfall. It is not slippery one, so you can enjoy climbing easily :). All surrounding is very pictures. Take camera with waterproof case and you will get perfect pictures...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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February 8, 2019|
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Response from Brianrcooke | Reviewed this property |
I spent a couple of hours there which was plenty for me. You can stay longer as it’s a park with hangout and picnic.
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January 12, 2019|
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Response from stuartw491 | Reviewed this property |
We didn’t wear any footwear and we were fine. I would think it’s fine to do either with or without footwear
December 11, 2018|
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Response from Brianrcooke | Reviewed this property |
It’s broken into 3 sections so you get a chance to have a breather but it is pretty easy, it’s called the sticky waterfall because the grip from the sandstone is incredible so it’s unlikely that you will slip. It’s an easy... More