Khao Ok Talu - Things to Know Before Visiting
Khao Ok Talu, Khuha Sawan, Mueang Phatthalung District, Phatthalung 93000, Thailand
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About Khao Ok Talu
From Wat Khuha Sawan, follow Highway 4047 and Khao Ok Thalu or Mount Ok Thalu will be seen standing majestically to the east of the railway station. It is a symbolic figure of Phatthalung, having a height of around 250m. There is a flight of stairs leading the way up to the mountaintop overlooking the city of Phatthalung. The distinctive feature is a hole near the top, where visitors can see through it.
Attractions Near Khao Ok Talu
Thale Noi, also spelled Talay Noi is an internationally recognized and protected wetland in Phatthalung province covering more than 400km² and home to thousands of bird species. Phatthalung province receives comparatively far fewer foreign tourists than other Southern destinations such as Phuket, and Krabi.
The name of the national park was named after the name of the famous mountain within the area. Especially, the name "KhaoPu" where local people believe the spirit of "Ta Pu", half man half god, is situated. The place is then crowded with people coming by to pay homage to the sacred mountain. This national park is situated in the area of Bantad Mountain.
Thung Khai Botanical Garden is located at Thung Khai, Yan Ta Khao District, Trang. It's a botanical garden that has a canopy walk and a swamp inside the forest.
It is a beach located in the Songkhla province of Thailand. The length of the east coast shoreline is an endless golden sand beach with plenty of shady pine trees. The majority of the beach scene is concentrated in the area of the iconic Golden Mermaid Statue.
It was used as the governor's palace for a short time then converted to National Museum in 1982. It exhibits a wide-ranging collection of artifacts from the province's past.
Khlong Hae Floating Market in Hat Yai is the first floating market opened in the extreme south of Thailand. his floating market is considered unique from different markets in other regions of Thailand, as there are many cultures, Buddhist Thais and Muslims.
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Discover More Attractions in Phatthalung, Where Khao Ok Talu Is Located
Phatthalung is one of the provinces in southern Thailand. Phatthalung has a large Lake called Talay Noi with many local plants, migratory birds, and indigenous birds.