Chet Sao Noi Waterfall National Park
Muak Lek, Muak Lek District, Saraburi 18180, Thailand
About Chet Sao Noi Waterfall National Park
Chet Sao Noi Waterfall National Park is one of the most popular parks in the country, one of the most visited by local tourists. It is not known much by the foreign tourists and overlooked as most foreign tourists prefer to get to nearby Khao Yai National Park. The park is located between Saraburi and Nakhon Ratchasima provinces. Muak Lek River which flows through the falls is the natural border between both provinces at the area of the falls.
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Established in 1962 as Thailand's first national park, it is the third-largest national park in Thailand. Situated mainly in Nakhon Ratchasima Province, Khao Yai extends into Prachinburi, Saraburi and Nakhon Nayok provinces. The main checkpoint of the park is 180 km from Bangkok. The park covers an area of 2,168 km², including rain/evergreen forests and grasslands. 1,351 meters high Khao Rom is the highest mountain within the park.
Khao Yai, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, is Thailand’s third-largest and one of the most visited national parks. It spreads across four provinces, namely Saraburi, Nakhon Nayok, Nakhon Ratchasima, and Prachinburi. The highest peak, at Khao Rom, is 1,351 meters above sea level. Blessed with a lush, mountainous landscape, with fertile valleys, pounding waterfalls, and rich biodiversity, Khao Yai is a year-round getaway destination just three hours’ drive from Bangkok.
Many big and small mountains and dales comprise this park. The highest peak is Khrok Mountain, rising 329 metres above sea level. From the summit one can see Saraburi province's city and nearby districts very clearly. The forest in this area contains many waterfalls and streams that help to irrigate and sustain the plantations of local people.
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Wat Phra Sri Rattana Mahatat Woramahawihan is a Theravada Buddhist temple in Phitsanulok, Thailand, where it is located on the bank of the Nan River near the Naresuan Bridge. The cloister of the temple was established in 1357 during the reign of King Maha Thammaradscha I of Sukhothai. Wat Yai is famous throughout Thailand for its golden sculpture of the Buddha called the Phra Buddha Chinnarat. It is one of the famous tourist attractions in Thailand.
Prang Sam Yod (literally, the 'Three Tower Temple') was a Mahayana Buddhist temple built by the powerful Khmer Emperor Jayavarman VII. This temple is renowned for its architecture and it is a tourist-friendly place. This temple is also home for hundreds of monkeys.
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