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Khao Sok National Park | Khao Pang Subdistrict, Ban Ta Khun 46820, Thailand
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We went to Ratchaprapa Dam by car and there you can easily rent one of the longtail-boats for the time you want to do the trip. We took a two hours ride and it was just great. Can recommend it to everyone who is going...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank murakami18
Reviewed 4 days ago

I was here with my husband on our 10 year wedding anniversary. He proposed to me when we were in Halong Bay and the scenery here is actually very reminiscent of the beauty of Halong Bay. We decided to do a private tour and hired...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank sammyBasel
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our overnight trip to the lake was exceptional and experience I can’t recommend enough (booked through Our Jungle House). Our guide Poo was fantastic, so knowledgeable and friendly with a great sense of humour! The scenery around the lake is breathtaking and the floating bamboo...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Berti03
Reviewed 1 week ago

Well worth a visit whether single, couple or family. Best time is morning before it gets too hot. A boat ride is a must if one is to experience it properly.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank carl0smar
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a day trip here through our hotel, The Sarojin near Khaolak. We had our own driver and guide and getting to the dam took 2 hours, with lots of great views en route plus a couple of tricky bits where the road was...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Designs_JoanK
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stumbling across a swimming water buffalo was you boat explore another cove. Hearing and then seeing an elephant crash through the opaque jungle. Being studied by a tree full of gibbons. Spending the night in a floating bamboo hut with the light of the moon....More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank DanielB12364
Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

This was a wonderful day out for the whole family from age 4 to 75. The walk trough the jungle was such a great experience and the food was incredible!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank bronwynsw
Reviewed January 1, 2019 via mobile

It was amazing trip beyond my experiences! When you get entering into the Dam,your eyes will automatically opened wider throughout all over your travel along you come back your journey. It was Fantastic trips.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jirapon c
Reviewed December 23, 2018 via mobile

We booked a tour from our hotel at Khao Sok. Never seen anything like it before. The views are just spectacular. We did a full day lake exploration trip with swimming and kayaking from the lake raft house, and short nature trail trek to coral...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank JennyR3159
Reviewed December 22, 2018 via mobile

FYI, there are more reviews on the lake tour under “Khao Sok National Park". I booked the 1 day lake tour through my hotel. Overall it was a very fun day but not an excellent day. We spent about 2.5 hours of the day in...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank JMK_The_Wanderer
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December 29, 2018|
Response from N_lovestravelling | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I stayed at 500Rai resort. They are also travel company.
December 29, 2018|
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Response from Paul B | Reviewed this property |
i booked through the hotel, and paid the money for the tour to the driver. 1500 baht sounds about right. You will also need to pay an entry fee to the National Park, about 60 Baht from memory. We were told to take the trip... More
May 17, 2018|
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Response from tinom729 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I have no idea about the transportation company because we’ve got a car from family there, which we use to get everywhere. You can rent a longtail boat alone or with as much people as you like. The price will depend... More
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