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Impressive water course/falls between nice exposed rocks

Great place to chill out and get away from all the city 'madness'. Located just 45 min/1 hour drive... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2017
Cauê H
Southern alpine scenery 30 minutes from Chiang Mai

Although I have been living in Chiang Mai for 5 years, and have cycled to the ranger station... read more

Reviewed 16 February 2017
Chiang Mai, Thailand
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

there many spots to relax, from sand, grass and stone area. also place to climb to see from the top but bit danger as all stone

1  Thank 692Susanto
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Great place to chill out and get away from all the city 'madness'. Located just 45 min/1 hour drive away from the old town, the scenery you will find along the way will give you a taste of the thai countryside spirit. I really recommend...More

Thank Cauê H
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Nice place to get away from the city and chill. Good place for a group gathering hanging out by the river, swim if you want, and even camp sites available.

Thank dehizzy
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Although I have been living in Chiang Mai for 5 years, and have cycled to the ranger station several times, I only a few days ago went for the great hike into the gorge. I would not in my dreams have expected a scenery like...More

2  Thank ErnstThai
Reviewed 25 January 2017

This is a beautiful swimming hole that is not full of tourists. As a matter of fact, I mostly see Thai nationals when we go here. The trails are nice and the canyon walls are beautiful here. It is a nice place for a picnic...More

Thank The_Homesick_Nomad
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Ob Khan national park is a bit off the beaten track but is worthwhile a visit during the dry season. It has a visitor centre and there are a couple of cirlcular walks taking in the river valley gorge and forest at sides. It's possible...More

Thank KLworker
Reviewed 28 February 2016

Beautiful scenery close to the city. The river and cascade picnic and beauty spot was depressingly littered with garbage left behind by Thai picknickers....yes, we saw them walk away from their abandoned food and drink cartons, disregarding all of the notices exhorting care for nature...More

1  Thank alasdair2016
Reviewed 14 January 2016

Been here several times. There is a river and you can hire rubber rings to float around. Also some great nature walks and if you go in the first half of the year or so you will experience some awesome insect life!

1  Thank yoimjess
Reviewed 3 January 2016

Safe, large park for walks and winter swim in the clean river. Probably avoid the river in the rainy season ! Includes cafes and camping areas. No entry charge - they just note your vehicle registration number.

1  Thank Julian T
Reviewed 15 December 2015

When the river is high (but not too high and strong) Ob Khan is a lovely place for swimming a little bit. There's a short trail, which is fun to explore - wear decent shoes. I go here pretty often, and love it!

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