Khao Lak tour packages & holidays
Khao Lak as a tour and holiday destination
Khao lak in Thailand is the best place to go for a holiday. The area is family friendly and it would surely make you and your kids go loco over nature once again!
Khao lak, Thailand is a 20 kilometers strip of coastal resorts. It is located in the Takua Pa District of Phang Nga Province. Its peaceful ambiance and serene beauty is what travelers seek every time they visit the place. It also serves as the departure area for those who would want to go scuba diving trips to Similan Islands. Khao Lak is located 60 kilometers in the north of Phuket and can be easily reached through bus ride.
Things to do in Khao Lak
There are a lot of attractions in Khao Lak. To the south are Lampi Waterfall and Khao Lak Lam Ru National Park. Lampi Water fall is 30 minutes south of Khao Lak. It has restaurants and souvenir shops around it. Your kids can actually swim under the falls. The best time to visit the place is at around sunrise so that you can see the sun going out of the falls. Khao Lak Lam Ru National Park has great scenery, rare animals and plants, and restaurants.
To the north are Cheow Lan lake and Rachaphrapha dam which have a jaw locking view of the lake and limestone formations and Khao Sok National Park which offers jungle trekking on foot or elephant, river rafting or canoeing and visiting their magnificent waterfalls.
Best time to visit Khao Lak
The climate in the region is influenced by two monsoon: southwest and northeast monsoon. Southwest monsoon starts in April where warm moist air surrounds the whole region. October is their wettest month and the subsequent months are much drier then. Staying in the secluded and warm resorts in Khao Lak makes you feel a lot closer to nature. The region is surrounded by agricultural scenery, the beaches are not crowded, the night environment is family friendly and there are no architecture that is higher than the coconut tree thus you can see far unlike with overly developed regions in Phuket.