Top 5 National parks in Thailand

23 Aug

Top 5 National parks in ThailandThailand is world’s most beautiful country. It has thousands of waterfalls and tall mountains. The country derives a chunk of revenue from tourism industry. Every year thousands of visitors throng the country to see its beautiful Wats (temples) and nature in full bloom. The country has good facility to encourage tourism. Crystal clear beaches and dense forest are major attractions. Thailand has about 59 wild life sanctuaries. They are home to thousands of species of animals. Below is given a list of top five national parks in Thailand.

Doi Inthanon National Park

Among many watchable places in Thailand, this national park is a must see. The reason is that it has tallest mountain which reaches 2,565 mts in height. The mountain has dense vegetation. The flora and fauna is unique. The facility of trekking as well as driving is available. People who come to see this national park gets a lifetime experience to see a diversity of animals. The hikers get a glimpse of Karen community who live there. The trip to this national park becomes educational as hikers can learn the lives of Karen community. Doi Inthanon is also famous for its birds watching facility.

Doi Suthep Pui National Park

This unique name of national park gets its name from two mountain tops of Doi Suhtep and Doi Pui. The two mountain peaks stands in front of city of Chiang Pui. The national park has 300 stairs which brings you to Doi Suthep. On top of Doi Suthep sits Wat Phra That Doi Suthep sits.Doi Suthep is a sacred mountain top. It has Buddhist shrine and it is abound in gold. The mountain tops are visited by huge number of Buddhist followers.

Nam Nao National Park

This national park is famous for its tall pine trees. The national park is of European look as the pine trees cover landscape. It sits in the province of Chaiyaphum and Phetchabun.The national park covers an area of 960 sq km. The area is very green and visitors enjoy navigation through forest. The forest has diverse collection of tress like deciduous trees, evergreen and hill evergreen. The national park is home to at least 200 species of birds. The birds add to the park’s diversity. It also has waterfalls and mountain ranges.

Doi Khun Tan National Park

This national park also covers a good landscape. The national park is so famous because of its long tunnels that run across. The name of tunnel is Khun Tan tunnel. It is a railway tunnel. It is at the height of 758 mts.Since the tunnel is at a height so people find the experience thrilling. History tells that this tunnel was opened to public in 1921 after six years of manual labor.

Si Satchanalai National Park

This national park is situated in Sukhothai province. The park is easily navigable as it is only 50 km from province of Sukhothai.The national park holds many famous Wats.The national park has Phra Si Mahathat Ratchaworawihan, Kaeng Luang, Wat Nang Phaya, Tao Thuriang.This national park has hot springs and water falls. The national park also has tall mountains.

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