Prachuap Khiri Khan Travel Guide, Prachuap Khiri Khan Travel Information, Prachuap Khiri Khan Thailand

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Khao Daeng Viewpoint
Khao Daeng Viewpoint
The provincial capital is a fishing port with a superb location beside beautiful curving bays and amongst steep mountain outcrops. About 100 kilometres to the north of Prachuap Khiri Khan is Hua Hin, Thailand’s first beach resort which is renowned for golf and spa. Between Hua Hin and Prachuap Khiri Khan are Pran Buri with many boutique resorts and Khao Sam Roi Yot National Park with soaring peaks, numerous caves and exotic bird life.
North : Phetchaburi South : Chumphon
East : Gulf of Thailand West : The Union of Myanmar
Distances to Other Provinces
Phetchaburi 132 km Chompon 216 km

Distances from Mueang District to Other Districts
Kui Buri 30 km Bang Saphan 87 km
Thap Sakae 34 km Hua Hin 90 km
Sam Roi Yot subdistrict 54 km Bang Saphan Noi 110 km
Pran Buri 71 km    
Festival & Events
Hua Hin Jazz Festival
When: First weekend in June
Where: Hua Hin Beach
Hua Hin Jazz Festival is normally held over the first weekend in June, lasts for two or three days. The festival is a presenting the musical performances of a large number of Thai and international musicians. One of the best known of these is Saxophone Madness, a popular local group who will open the event with their unique sax-based music.
Khao Chong Krachok Tak Bat Devo Ceremony
When: End of Buddhist Lent
Where: Wat Thammaikaram Worawihan
The tourists are participate in the Devo alms-giving to 200 monks, Visit and purchase products of Prachuap Khiri Khan and enjoy the exhibition of the votive tablets and Buddha images, witnesses the traditional Chak Phra Festival, see the float parade of the Lord Buddha’s biography.
A Fair to Commemorate the “Heroic Deeds of 8 December 1941”
When: Early December
Where: Ao Manao
The fair is organised at Ao Manao within the compound of Wing 53, Mueang Prachuap Khiri Khan, to commemorate and honour the heroic deeds of the Thai civilians, police and soldiers who fought in the battle with the Japanese army which brought their troops into Thailand at Ao Manao during World War II on 8 December, 1941. In the event, there are academic exhibitions of the air force authorities and various other governmental offices, booths offering local products, and various forms of entertainment