Karyst scenes, Khao Sok National Park, Southern Thailand

Karyst scenes, Khao Sok National Park, Southern Thailand

Karyst scenes, Khao Sok National Park, Southern Thailand


Taken on: 19th March, 2012. Copyright: All Rights Reserved - See travelfishery's page of Flickr

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Far more than just a side trip from the beaches of southern Thailand, the magnificent wilds and majestic mountain lake of Khao Sok National Park are one of Asia's premier natural wonders. Khao Sok stretches over some 646 square kms and is part of a greater protected area that also includes Kaeng Krung and Phang Nga national parks and Khlong Nakha and Khlong Saen wildlife sanctuaries. Spanning over 4,000 square km between them, this is a massive protected area in Thailand, and on a map it looks like an entire province of nothing but lakes, rivers, and jungle. If you're going to visit only one national park in Thailand, Khao Sok is arguably your best choice.

Due to its rugged, mountainous and expansive terrain, the park and its surrounds have remained mostly untouched by people, and today Khao Sok teems with plants and wildlife. Wild elephants, dusky languars, leopards, bantung, a range of monkeys, snakes, and over ... Read our complete Khao Sok National Park travel guide

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