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Around Thong Pha Phum

At the centre of Thong Pha Phum is a busy market, which is worth a visit, particularly for the occasional Burmese imports and local food. The town is presided over by a glittering Mon-style chedi just east of the river and accessible via a footbridge from town at Wat Tha Kha Nun or side road off route 323. A walk up the steep hillside to visit it should fill an afternoon, and you'll be rewarded ... Read more about Around Thong Pha Phum .





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Where are you planning on heading to after Thong Pha Phum? Here are some spots commonly visited from here, or click here to see a full destination list for Thailand.


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