Phu Wiang National Park in Khon Kaen

Phu Wiang National Park Guide

Phu Wiang National Park is located in the Khon Kaen city of Khon Kaen, Thailand. The approximate latitude and longitude of the park are 16.7012° N, 102.8404° E.

What to see and do

  • Explore the dinosaur museum - The park is home to many dinosaur fossils and footprints. The museum exhibits a vast collection of dinosaur fossils and offers insights into the prehistoric era.
  • Visit the Phu Wiang Waterfall - The waterfall is a great place to relax and enjoy nature. The waterfall is surrounded by lush greenery, and the sound of the cascading water is very soothing.
  • Take a hike - The park has several hiking trails that offer stunning views of the surrounding landscape. The trails vary in difficulty, so there's something for everyone.
  • Go bird watching - The park is home to over 200 species of birds, making it a great place for bird watching enthusiasts.

Where to stay

There are several accommodation options available near the park, ranging from budget-friendly guesthouses to luxury resorts. Some popular options include:

  • Phu Wiang Eco-Resort - This eco-friendly resort offers comfortable rooms and stunning views of the surrounding mountains.
  • Phu Wiang Grand Hotel - This hotel offers spacious rooms and modern amenities, making it a great option for those who want a bit of luxury.
  • Phu Wiang Homestay - This budget-friendly option offers a unique experience, allowing visitors to stay with a local family and experience the local way of life.

How to get there

The park is located approximately 70 kilometers from Khon Kaen city. The easiest way to get there is by hiring a taxi or renting a car. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Khon Kaen city to Phu Wiang town, and then hire a taxi or motorcycle taxi to take you to the park.