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Nice place to visit

This is a nice wonder - there are basically 4 walks taking from 45 mins to a couple of hours... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2019
Poole, United Kingdom

Recommend this to anyone as beautiful super clean and maintained and steeped in historical culture... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2018
Udon Thani, Thailand
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Reviewed 4 January 2019

This is a nice wonder - there are basically 4 walks taking from 45 mins to a couple of hours depending upon your walking speed and time you take. The views from the high point are lovely and the rock out crops quite impressive. A...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank TonyD33
Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

Recommend this to anyone as beautiful super clean and maintained and steeped in historical culture of Buddhist archives etc. We took a tour without a guide and all the trails are well indicated but lacking in English a little but we managed easily anyways. The...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank J2356XIgaryl
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Situated 16km from Baan Phue district, of Udon Thani Province Of Phu Paan mountain range. It consust if different shape of rocks from geographical changes take place. It is believes 3000 years ago prehistorical age had stayed and hunt here.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Khli
Reviewed 12 November 2018

This national park with prehistoric rockformations is both interesting and fun. Try for example to lift a heavy rock. If you succeed Thai people believe you will have a lot of fortune in your life.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

As i read it can be crowded with Thai families on weekends, i visitedcit in a weekdag. And found myself to be almost alone. I walked around for almost 2 jours and met no more then a dozen other visitors. Gigantic stone stuctures, old rock...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank jefvancamp
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

Very interesting place with lots of ancient volcanic stones left from Ice Age. Very big park with good parking and facilities. All free with guided tour on a open bus .The park covers a vast area on a hill.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank George B
Reviewed 15 September 2018

I was astonished when we first arrived just by the looks of the rock formation. Well worth the effort to get there. Located about a hundred kilometer from Udon Thani downtown area, With no direct public transport available from Udon Thani city, you will either...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank หนุ่ย ค
Reviewed 1 June 2018

I visited this Park in November after doing a day looking for hidden Temples, there was ample car parking space and a small food area near the car park but serving local food only, there was lots to see but this is a place where...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Rayq81
Reviewed 5 May 2018

This place is super interesting, Me and my wife took the one hour round trip, and that was perfect, you can go longer if you want. I was soaking wet, but it was totally worth it, bring water)) The park is clean. Feels like you...More

Date of experience: May 2018
3  Thank Michael S
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

The Phu Phra Bat Historical Park is located outside of Udon Thani Town centre but well worth it..... Great rock formations plenty to see walking tracks are steep in some places take water and good pair of shoes.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank 565rodneyg
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Response from Brian F | Reviewed this property |
My friends and I hired a car and driver for the day. This was our best option as he knew exactly how to get there, as it’s a bit hard to find.
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Response from sarahflo | Reviewed this property |
Good afternoon, The pathways are well done and sanded or on stone for most part. it is mostly flat if you do the main sites with a few stairs or uneven sections. If you go on the least travelled sections ( which entrance... More