Photo: Valley hut near Hot.

Things to see and do

Ob Luang National Park
T: (081) 602 1290, (053) 315 302. For accommodation:

One of the more user-friendly Thai national parks, Ob Luang lies some 20 kilometres west of Hot on the Mae Sariang highway, or Route 108. The park entrance and headquarters are squeezed between the highway and the Chaem river on the right side of the highway. An excellent, well-marked trail with bilingual signs leads directly from the park entrance, and takes in the geographical and botanical ... Read more about Ob Luang National Park .

Driving from Hot to Mae Sariang

The road from Hot to Mae Sariang passes through some beautiful scenery in one of the more remote parts of Thailand and is worth the effort if you’ve got your own (or hired) two wheels. Heading out on Route 108 from Hot, the valley and road turn to the west and become narrower, with the road getting more winding and the scenery getting prettier as it heads into the hills past Ob Luang, with the ... Read more about Driving from Hot to Mae Sariang .

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