Welcome to our blog, a useful insight into all things Khao Sok. We are dedicated to maximizing your experience both at Khao Sok Riverside Cottages, Khao Sok village and the Khao Sok National Park. We also regularly highlight other aspects of travel tourism and adventures in Thailand.
Khao Sok national park is certainly one of the best South Thailand destinations! However, there are other amazing spots just down the road! In this blog we’ll take a brief look at a few other of our favourite southern Thailand travel locales near Khao Sok, the best way to get off the beaten path in South Thailand! The Andaman Coast - home of amazing South Thailand destinations! Disclaimer: We love nature and the Real Thailand! The following destinations are recommended for travellers wishing to get off the beaten path in South Thailand. If you are willing to sacrifice some comfort and amenities in exchange for once-in-a-lifetime travel experiences, then keep reading! Leaving Khao Sok, the easiest way to get somewhere amazing is to head West. Unlike the bustling East Coast, with Surat Thani and the gulf islands, Thailand’s Andaman coast remains quiet and undeveloped in many areas. It [...]
Khao Sok National Park is home to many wonders of nature, and some of the best Thailand jungle trekking available. Rare and bizarre plants and animals call the peaks of the park’s mountains home. Also, due to in inhospitable terrain, more species are undoubtedly awaiting discovery among Khao Sok’s famous limestone Karst formations. Of all these enchanting natural wonders, few capture the imagination quite like the Rafflesia Kerrii - the world’s largest ‘flower’. Rafflesia Kerri is located high on mountain ridges, and is a genuine treasure of Khao Sok National Park. Furthermore, it is visited by a surprisingly few number of intrepid visitors. Recently, I was lucky enough to put my name on the list of adventurers to make the climb to the Rafflesia. Journey to the Rafflesia Kerrii Our Thailand jungle trekking adventure began at [...]