Kaeng Krachan National Park in Hua Hin / Cha-am
Kaeng Krachan National Park
Kaeng Krachan National Park is a vast and beautiful park located in the Hua Hin / Cha-am city of Prachuap Khiri Khan, Thailand. It covers an area of 2,914 square kilometers and is the largest national park in Thailand.
The park is known for its diverse flora and fauna, including over 400 species of birds and 57 species of mammals. Visitors to the park can also see many different types of reptiles, amphibians, and insects.
One of the highlights of the park is the Kaeng Krachan Dam, which is located on the Phetchaburi River. The dam creates a beautiful reservoir that is surrounded by lush forests and mountains. Visitors can take a boat tour of the reservoir or hike along the many trails that lead through the park.
Other popular activities in the park include camping, birdwatching, and wildlife spotting. There are several campsites and bungalows located throughout the park, as well as a visitor center where you can learn more about the park's history and ecology.
The park is open year-round, but the best time to visit is between November and February when the weather is cooler and drier. The park can be reached by car or bus from Hua Hin or Bangkok.
The approximate latitude and longitude of Kaeng Krachan National Park is 12.7977° N, 99.6042° E.