Photo: Gorgeous fishing boats.

Things to see and do



Haad Talor Kapor

Haad Talor Kapor is the most accessible beach to Pattani town and has two main sections; to the south it is primarily a fishing boat village and to the north it is for recreation and swimming. While the southern section of the beach is an excellent spot to see the Kaw-Lae boats both in use and being painted, an even better spot to see them being painted is within the confines of Talor Kapor ... Read more about Haad Talor Kapor .

Krue Se Mosque
7km out of Pattani

Located in Ban Krue Se, 7km from Pattani on the road to Narathiwat, To Khieng's famous half built mosque has stood up well to the last four centuries and, more recently to attacks by the Thai armed forces. On the evening of 27 April 2004, a group of Thai muslims came to the mosque to pray and subsequently attacked two security checkpoints nearby. After the attacks they fled back to the mosque ... Read more about Krue Se Mosque .

San Jao Leng Ju Khieng Shrine
Arnoaru Rd

This shrine and Chinese temple is interesting to look at and the story behind it is even more so. In the mid 16th Century a Chinese nobleman called To Khieng whilst on a visit to Pattani fell in love with a local girl and married her. He converted to Islam, and being wealthy decided to prove his new faith by constructing a mosque (Krue Se Mosque) in his new found home. However, his sister Kor ... Read more about San Jao Leng Ju Khieng Shrine .

Sai Khao Waterfall
35km from Pattani town

Part of the namesake Sai Khao Waterfall National Park, this rather impressive waterfall merits a trip out to visit if you have some time on your hands. The 40m waterfall comes off a sheer drop and cascades down through a gorge through for about 600m before it reaches the park office. The waterfall has numerous swimming holes and is teeming with some very good-sized fish. The walk up to the ... Read more about Sai Khao Waterfall .





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