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Fresh air, lots of water, occasionally good finishing

Lamthakhong is quite a long ways in from the highway. When you get there you’re welcomed with a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Dams Electric plant gets water, to the Turbines, from a mountain near by, that hold a treasure... read more

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4 weeks ago
“Fresh air, lots of water, occasionally good finishing”
Feb 7, 2018
“Relax for a while”
Lamtakhong dam, Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lamthakhong is quite a long ways in from the highway. When you get there you’re welcomed with a view of a very very lake that seems to go on forever. We did not venture toward the actual dam and hydro generators because that was not...More

Thank KSN99
Reviewed February 7, 2018 via mobile

We drove from Bangkok. And even before reaching korat, why not stop and relax here first and enjoy its beauty. The stunning view will definitely relax you.

Thank Ron R
Reviewed June 30, 2017 via mobile

If you drive /go here, then remember to bring your swimsuit... A LOT of turtles in the dam... in the end of the dam, where the outlet is placed. TAKE CARE in low water level !!! BIG stones under water surface !!! NO headjumps !!!

Thank Multiservice
Reviewed January 6, 2017

The Dams Electric plant gets water, to the Turbines, from a mountain near by, that hold a treasure on the top. This treasure is water, that is lead through, two major pipes, that drives the turbines at the plant below the mountain...

Thank Multiservice
Reviewed January 7, 2016

This is the very big and beautiful dam in Thailand. It is perfect scenery during the way to Northeast of Thailand.

Thank Aumboon S
Reviewed November 11, 2015

Nice lake. Good to relax for a while. Good views. The restaurants moved to lower levels (some are good).

1  Thank RieksLok
Reviewed September 18, 2015

As you travel on the Friendship Highway Or Mattraparp Road, heading towards Nakhon Ratchasima on your left you see a rather large body of water. Up until a few weeks ago, there were real fears as the lake was rather low but thanks to recent...More

1  Thank Phil P
Reviewed June 27, 2015

The Lam Takhong Dam is a pleasant place to stop, stretch and relax, roughly mid-way between Bangkok to Nakhon Ratchasima. Nice view of the reservoir and dam, with several restaurants and snack shops.

Thank Raintree_Thailand
Reviewed January 19, 2015 via mobile

On a EastNorth (ESAN) adventure, the first stop after entering Nakhon Ratchsima, shud be Pak Chong, Kao Yai , The Palio and Primo Cafe. However, you can also handle that on your way back. After driving two hours from Town, the rest area is most...More

1  Thank ByngC1
Reviewed October 10, 2014

Really nice landscape. Lots of little restaurants with an excellent view. The biggest reservoir I've ever encountered.

1  Thank amylaic
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