Tak National Parks, Travel Guide to National Parks of Tak

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Khun Phra Wo National Park
Location : Amphoe Mae Ramat
Khun Phra Wo National Park
Khun Phra Wo National Park
Khun Phrawo National Park is situated in an approximate area of 220 square kilometers , covering the areas of Mae Lamao and Mae Ramat National Reserved Forests, Tak Province. The geographical features of the National Park consist of virgin forests, which are the sources of streams and rivers. There are different kinds of wild animals inhabiting in the area of the National Park. At present, the area will be announced as a national park.
How to get there
By Car
From the city of Tak, you may take Highway No.105 (Tak-Mae Sot) until Mae Sot district, and turn right to Mae Ramat district. Then, turn right to Highway No.1175 (Mae Ramat - Ban Tak) about 16 kilometers and you will reach the National Park Headquarters.
Tourist Attractions
Khun Phawo Waterfall: It is a large waterfall of around 100 m high and an origin of Huai Mae Charao (Mae Charao creek).

Pamak Waterfall: Pamak Waterfall is situated in the area of Huai Samuen Luang, Tambon Phawo, Mae Sot district, with the flowing water throughout the year.

Pha Chomprong and Viewpoint: Pha Chomprong is a beautiful cliff with 70-year-old Acrostichum Speciosum (palm-like plants) growing everywhere. In particular, the Cliff has a sightseeing spot in the same area, where you can view a beautiful sunset and scenery of Mae Ra-mard District, as well as the sea of fogs covering the area of Tambon Sam-muen, Mae Ra-mard District in the morning.

Phueng Luang Waterfall: Phueng Luang Waterfall is a small-sized waterfall, situated by the roadside of Highway No.1175, in Tambon Sam-muen, Mae Ramat district. The Waterfall is very popular among local people and people in nearby areas.
Lan Sang National Park
Location : Amphoe Mueang
Lan Sang National Park
Lan Sang National Park
This national park is located at Ban Lan Sang, Tambon Mae Tor, Amphoe Muang Tak, approximately 17 kilometers from the city. To get there, take Tak-Mae Sot Highway No. 105 to the west, at Km. marker 12-13 turn left into a road which leads to the National Park and proceed for 3 kilometers.
Covering an area of 104 square kilometers, Lan Sang National Park has scenic trails leading to a number of waterfalls and high granite peaks including Lan Sang, Pha Lad, lan Liang Ma, Pha Nguen, Pha Yoi and Pha Thae. The highest peak is Khao Umyorm, which is 1,065 meters above sea level. The crystal clear water of Namtok Lan Sang flows all year round and rare wildlife are frequently sited in the forest.
How to get there
By Car
You can be reached Lan Sang National Park by take route number 105, Tak-Mae Sot, turn left at Km.12 on route 105 and follow the read for 3 Km. to the Park Headquarters.
Tourist Attractions
Lan Lieng Ma Waterfall: Lan Lieng Ma Waterfall is a small, attractive waterfall on the Lan Sang stream about 200m. above Pha-lad. The water flows to along Lan Sang Stream.

Pha Lad Waterfall: Pha Lad is a 25m. wide and 40m. long sloping slab of rock, lying below the clear water of the Lan Sang stream. Flowing water sprays over the stone slab before trickling into the lower pool.

Pha Noi Waterfall: Pha Noi Waterfall pours down an 8m. drops into the Lan Sang Stream

Pha Phueng Waterfall: The waterfall features a 30 m high-flat surface cliff with a slope of 70 degrees. The water of Huai Lan Sang overflows the top of this waterfall and spreads whitewater to flow along the cliff and lower small layers of rocks covering the broad area before falling down to the pond below.

Pha Te Waterfall: It’s located upper the stream, 2 km far from Pha Noi Waterfall. General geography is erected cliff with 25 meters height.

Tha Le Waterfall: This waterfall of 50 m high features a slope with water flowing in layers from a cliff.
Mae Moei National Park
Location : Amphoe Tha Sang Yang
Mae Moei National Park
Mae Moei National Park
Mae Moei National Park has been surveyed and declared a national park since 1990, and belongs to National Park Division, Natural Resources Conservation Office, Royal Forest Department, Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives. It is named Mae Moei after Moei River which is the border between Thailand and Myanmar, and its west part is almost 50 kilometers stretching north and south. Moei River is a strange river it goes from south to north. The park is about 185.28 squares kilometers, and in Mae U-su Sub-district, Maesong Sub-district, Thasongyang District, Tak Province.
How to get there
By Car
Use national road number 105 about 164 kilometers from Tak Province to Mae Sot District and Thasongyang District, and 13 kilometers from Thasongyang District is a byroad turning left to Mae U-su Cave. On the national road number 105 (an only one strategy road) from Mae Sot District to Maesariang District about 33 kilometers, before entering Maesalit Luang Village, is a byroad turning right to road number 1267 (Masalit – Omkoi). Go on 11 kilometers to Maemoei National Park headquarters. Traveler can use the same way from Chiang Rai Province, that is, national road number 105 (Mae Sot – Maesariang).
Tourist Attractions
Chao Doi Waterfall: It is a medium-size waterfall which only one kilometer by walking.

Mon Khrubasai Viewpoint: They are about seven kilometers from Maemoei National Park headquarters, and about 200 meters from each other. Traveler can enjoy sea of fog in the morning and sunset in the evening.

Mon Kio Lom Viewpoint: Mon Kio Lom viewpoint, about 14 kilometers from Maemoei National Park headquarters, is the most popular area because traveler can see sun rise over the sea of fog in the morning clearly.

Mae Salid Noi Waterfall Mae Salid Noi Waterfall is, only walking three kilometers from Maemoei National Park headquarters—that is suitable for hiking lover, a small-medium size waterfall, and the source of Mae Salid Noi-Keko Stream which cascades from the top of the waterfall passing Maemoei National Park headquarters.

Mae U-su Cave ( Unseen Thailand ) : Mae U-su Cave has Mae U-su River run through and wonderful stalactite and stalagmite, and is a beautiful cave of Thailand which some parts are not yet been surveyed.

Sea of Fog View Point: There are Sea of Fog View Points along, and closely to, national road Maesalit - Omkoi.
Namtok Pha Charoen National Park
Location : Amphoe Phob Phra
Namtok Pha Charoen National Park
Namtok Pha Charoen National Park
Nam Tok Pacharoen National Park is situated in an approximate area of 855 square kilometers or 534,375 rai, covering the areas of Mae-sod National Conserved Forest in Tambol Daan Mae-lamoh, Tambol Pa-oar, Tambol Pratad Pah-daeng, Tambol Mae-ku, Tambol Mae-tao, Tambol Mahawan of Mae Sot District, Tambol Chong-kaeb, Tambol Phob-phra, Tambol Kirirat of Phob-phra District, Tak Province. The geographical features of the National Park consist of high mountains and virgin forests, which are regarded as sources of rivers, gullies, and Huai Mae-lamoh.
How to get there
By Car
From Amphoe Mae Sot use the route No.1090 to km.37 intersection to approximately 700 meters to the National Park.

By Bus
You may take a bus of the Transport Company Limited (Bangkok-Maesod) and the route No.105 in the north of Highway No.1090 to the tourist attractions of the National Park.
Tourist Attractions
Bawai Waterfall: Bawai Waterfall is a 100-step limestone waterfall, originating from Huai Wai with the flowing water throughout the year. The Waterfall is situated in virgin forest consisting of medium-sized/large plants. The Waterfall is called “Bawai Waterfall” because there are a lot of Calamus Caesius within the area. At present, Phobphra District has developed access roads to the Waterfall (from Highway No.1090 km40 to Ban Bawai for approximately 17 kilometers long and from Ban Bawai to the Waterfall for approximately 3 kilometers long). The Waterfall is very beautiful and can be developed as a tourist attraction.

Doi Kear View Point: In winter, you can see the sea of fogs covering the valley bottoms; and you can see the view of a boundless stretch of agricultural areas of Phobphra District, which is one of the sightseeing spots.

Huai Tapu-kor Waterfall: Huai Tapu-kor Waterfall is another beautiful waterfall situated in the north of Mae-sod Forest (approximately 1 km away from Highway No.105 km33). The Waterfall originated from Huai Tapu-kor of Doi Boonta within the area of Mu-seur Tribesman Settlement. The Waterfall is a multi-step waterfall with the flowing water throughout the year. The Waterfall is very beautiful in the rainy season. And there are virgin forests and large plants in some areas of the Waterfall, which are water sources of Huai Mae-lamao of Mae-sod District. At present, the Waterfall is not well known but it can be developed as a tourist attraction because the Waterfall is not too far from the main road and it is close to a sightseeing spot on Highway No.105 km33, and to the Mu-seur Tribesmen’s shop. It is very convenient for tourists to visit the Waterfall since there is a jungle route used by Mu-seur Tribesmen.

Nang Kruan Waterfall
Formerly namrd Phuah Pha, later called Phra and Nang Kruan respectively, Is surrounded by shady trees. Originated from the river located by the river located by the psddy field, the fall is ideal for rest and relaxztion. To access the fall, follow route #1090, At Km 31-32, turn right to Amphur Phob Phra. And then take route #1206 at Km 12.

Pacharoen Hot Spring: There are 3 natural hot springs with the temperature of 60๐C, situated in the area of Mae-sod Forest, Moo 4, Phobphra District, Tak Province. At present, Phobphra District has developed the Hot Spring as a tourist attraction and also provided roadside pavilions close to Ror.Por.Chor.Road (Phobphra-Chongkaeb) The Hot Spring can be accessed by laterite road throughout the year. And there is Huai Nam-nuk passing the back of the Hot Spring.

Pacharoen Waterfall: Pacharoen Waterfall is a 97-step limestone waterfall, situated in the area of Mae-sod Forest with the flowing water throughout the year. The Waterfall originated from Huai Nam-nuk. The weather is cool and breezy. At present, the National Park’s office has provided officials and staff to provide convenience and safety for tourists, including temporary parking space (which can be used in particular seasons) and camping sites, etc. The National Park is now one of the tourist attractions of Phobphra District and Mae-sod District, and become popular among Thai and foreign tourists.

Saifa Waterfall: Saifa Waterfall is situated in Moo 4, Tambol Phobphra, Phobphra District, Tak Province. The Waterfall can be accessed by car only in the dry season and in winter. The Waterfall originated from Huai Nam-nuk with the flowing water throughout the year. The Waterfall is very beautiful when rainbows occur.
Taksin Maharat National Park
Location : Amphoe Mueang
Taksin Maharat National Park
Taksin Maharat National Park
Formerty named Tan Krabak Yai Nationnal Park, the park was officically announced as the national park on Decenber 23, 1981. Intersenting attraction in the park inclunde: Ton Krabak Yai(a large Krabak tree), Pang Ar Noi Waterfall, Natural Stone Bridge, Tern Lad Pha Khao-Pha daeng Cave, Mae Yah Pah Waterfall, Sarn Muen Thung Waterfall and Pang Ar Yai Waterfull. The park could be reached by route #105. At Km 26, turn right and go straight about 2 kms. Accommodation and camping sites are available.
How to get there
By Car
You can be reached Taksinmaharaj National Park by take route number 105, Tak-Mae Sot, you will need to carry on down route 105 for about 27 Km, until you reach a left turn onto route. Follow this road for about 2Km until you see a right turn to Taksinmaharaj National Park.
Tourist Attractions
Natural Stone Bridge: linking two cliffs, is about 25-meter wide and high. Beneath flows a stream. About 50 meter away is located a cave adorned with wonderful. stslsctites and stslsgmites. To reach the bridge, take route #105. At 35 trun into the Tak plant nursery center and go strsight about 6 kms. And then make a 2-km further trip on foot.

Pang Ar Noi Waterfall: with water flowing down all year long, is located about 2 kms east of the large Krabak tree. The 20-meter high fall is wonderful.

Sarn Muen Thung Waterfall: with water throughout the year, is originated by the Sam Muen Luang strearn. The 30-meter hight fall is beautiful. Cantact the park's officiais in advance.
Pang Ar Yai Waterfull, with water flowin down the 80-meter clitf throughout the year, is located about 24 kms away from the park,s office. The park's guide is needed.

Tern Lad Pha Khao-Pha daeng Cave: Located about 35 kms away from the park's offica is originated by the Pha Khao-Pha Daeng brook, The 30-meter high cave enjoys tantastic wonderful stalactites and stalag-mites.