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Chachoengsao Province And Thailand Tourist Attractions

Chachoengsao Province And Thailand Tourist Attractions :
   Just east of Bangkok is Chachoengsao province which occupies an area of 5,351 square kilometers. Chachoengsao is approximately 100 kilometers away from Bangkok and it is administratively divided into 9 Amphoes and 2 King Amphoes.More...


Chanthaburi Province And Thailand Tourist Attractions 
Chanthaburi Province And Thailand Tourist Attractions
    Chanthaburi province is located near Bangkok and it 245 kilometers from the capital. Chanthaburi province is famous for its Thai gem mining center, varieties of tropical fruits and woven reed mats. Of course, one should not forget the natural beauty and the historical attractions of Chanthaburi province.More...

 


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Chanthaburi Province


    

Chanthaburi province is located near Bangkok and it 245 kilometers from the capital. Chanthaburi province is famous for its Thai gem mining center, varieties of tropical fruits and woven reed mats. Of course, one should not forget the natural beauty and the historical attractions of Chanthaburi province.

Located in the eastern part of Thailand, Chanthaburi province is also called Muang Chan and is important from a historic point of view when it played an important role during the Rattanakosin period.

Chanthaburi province is administratively divided into districts, which are as follows: Mueang Chanthaburi, Tha Mai, Khlung, Laem Sing, Pong Nam Ron, Makham, Soi Dao, Na Yai Am, Kang Hang Maeo and Khao Khitchakut. The province is blessed with lush verdant forests, scenic waterfalls, quaint fishing villages and serene beaches.

Chanthaburi province used to be a French colony in the early of part of the 20th century and this has greatly influenced the architecture. Chanthaburi is home to the largest Catholic cathedral in Thailand and boasts of a sizable Christian population.

In Chanthaburi province you can find Tham Khao Wong caves in Khao Chamao Khao Wong National Park. These caves are around 40 kilometers before Chanthaburi town. While Khao Wong are limestone hills. The caves contain stalagmites and stalactites and some of the caves are interconnected by passages. The trek to the caves will give you views of varied plant life.

Also located in Chanthaburi province is Krathing Waterfall which is rather popular for its 13 levels. Nature lovers and hikers will love the trails which cut through all the levels of the waterfall. There are also ponds where swimming is allowed and you can also camp at campsites near the waterfall.

 

Chanthaburi Province And Thailand Tourist Attractions

 

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