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Phu Ruea
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The good place to see the sunrise and feel a cold weather 13 Celsius at the time I visit. I walk... read more

Reviewed April 21, 2019
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beautiful scenery - and mild (=colder) temperatures

As usual in National parks in Thailand, there's a fee, 200.- for foreigners, some 30 Baht for the... read more

Reviewed January 24, 2019
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Reviewed April 21, 2019 via mobile

The good place to see the sunrise and feel a cold weather 13 Celsius at the time I visit. I walk back to the parking area enjoy the trees around there instead of ride a bus.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 24, 2019

As usual in National parks in Thailand, there's a fee, 200.- for foreigners, some 30 Baht for the car. Steep climb up to the visitor center which isn't any good but for the toilets. We didn't get to the peak by car. But there's a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed November 19, 2018

Have a nice look over the surroundings and the mist covered valleys. A great view for the early birds.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

Good to visit. Peter, discrimination down twice :) Now ticket only 200 baht for farangs, and 40 baht for Thai people.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed March 7, 2018

Relly nice and cool up here. The temperature was 8 degrees when we were up there. Awesome view of the sunrise and beautiful landscape view from the peak. You can ride your bike or drive your car up there until you reach the campsite. I...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank eshamzhalim
Reviewed February 25, 2018

How off-putting – the entrance fee for my Thai wife 40 baht and for me, a foreigner 400 baht. I loathe discrimination in all its forms and this happens in all Thai national parks, but I often get in for the Thai price because I...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed January 1, 2018 via mobile

A nice national park, who would like to come should make sure your car and your driver or yourselves must be in safe condition with skillful of up-down hill. Aware safety of youselves, family, and others are 1st priority of educated and cultured person must...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

It's nice and cool up here. Beautiful views from the summit. It's a nice drive here from chum phae. We drove to the summit but I believe you can walk. The drive back down was fun.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed December 28, 2016

We went straight for the summit. You can hike it I believe, but we chose to drive up. A winding but decent road. There is plenty of parking at a small welcome center there. From there you can either walk or take a songtaew the...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Dave F
Reviewed October 20, 2016

Phu Ruea is said to be the coldest spot in Thailand. It was 15 Celsius so not sure if that's true or not. Although, October is the end of rainy season and we're approaching winter. It was our lucky day because it rained so the...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Mark S
May 22, 2019|
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There is a bus from Bangkok to Phur Ruea. You can check the time from Phetprasert Tel +6656-727-720