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Phu Pha Phet Caves

Moo 9, Ban Pa Phon | Palm Phatthana subdistrict, Manang, Thailand
+66 75 215 867
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Stunning Caves in Southern Thailand

Well worth the visit even with the steep climb uphill to get to the entrance which you have to... read more

Reviewed January 14, 2018
Dean B
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Hua Hin, Thailand
Underground wonder world

It is a steep climb uphill, then an entry through a narrow, low cave entrance that you need to... read more

Reviewed August 29, 2017
Jenni L
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Seattle, Washington
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Moo 9, Ban Pa Phon | Palm Phatthana subdistrict, Manang, Thailand
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Reviewed January 14, 2018

Well worth the visit even with the steep climb uphill to get to the entrance which you have to kneel to get through. A good pair of walking shoes is advised due to the nature of the area. Once inside a new world opens up...More

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Reviewed August 29, 2017

It is a steep climb uphill, then an entry through a narrow, low cave entrance that you need to kneel and bend through and then you're in an amazing cavern full of gigantic columns and structures of nearly unimaginable scale. This is the 4th largest...More

1  Thank Jenni L
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Reviewed July 23, 2017

A must visited places when you visit Manang district in Satun, Southern Thailand. You can self drive or hire a driver to bring you here. Hefty entrance fee for foreigner (200B), with a english speaking guide, you can bring your own headlamp or rent also...More

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Reviewed April 23, 2017

Walking with a guide and some thirty others in a huge cave.... it was special. To go in there was one narrow hole, after that we could just walk around. The guide pointed out several stalgtites and stalagmites and they had the shape of elephants,...More

Thank Gerard M
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Reviewed March 19, 2017 via mobile

There are more than 300+ steep steps to climb before reaching the cave entrance. 2 rest area for climbers along the way. Once inside the cave, the experience is worth it. 1) Bring plenty of water to drink as bottle waters are only available at...More

Thank Anne_My
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Reviewed January 24, 2017

Also translated as the Diamond Mountain Caves, this is the largest cave in Thailand, the third largest in the world. I was staying in Trang and we hired a car to visit these caves which had been recommended by Andaman Islands Tour and Travel. As...More

Thank mercerh
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Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

deep in it. quite far from pak bara. n it takes like 30 mins to ascent through the cave entrance. but worth the time v n effort. this is thailand biggest cave n world no 4. 58 hectares totally. amazing stalactites n stalagmites....in different shapes...More

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Reviewed December 20, 2015 via mobile

It's a must when visiting Southern Thailand. A true wonder of the world. Just be prepared for a steep climb up.

Thank Aza H
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Reviewed June 25, 2015

Phu pha petch cave, The fourth beautiful cave of the world. With the narrow entrance but widely highly and long inside. It has very beautiful stalactite and stalagmite.If you go to Satun you must go, If not you don't reached Satun.

1  Thank Plakemphet
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Reviewed May 24, 2015

tiny opening but an immense cave inside. there are walkways and the caves stretched for an eternity. It is a must see in Satun, Thailand. the outcrops of limestone and marble are amazing, and twinkles in the dark. the entrance fee is less than 1USD

Thank sammychin
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