Timings : 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Entry Fee :
Adult - THB 200
Children - THB 100
Named after two of its highest peaks- Lak and Lam Ru; the Khao Lak Lam Ru National Park is located to the immediate south of Hat Khao Lak in the province of Phang Nga in Thailand and is home to numerous species of plants, birds, animals, and marine life. Spread over 125 square kilometres, the Khao Lak Lam Ru National Park is a beautiful amalgamation of sea cliffs, beaches, hills, dome-shaped granite mountains from the Cretaceous period and also tropical evergreen forests.
Initially, the area was established as a terrestrial park, but then it got qualified as a Marine National Park in 1995, because of the presence of several marine resources in the area. The coast around Hat Khao Lak is only a tiny portion of the complete park. This coast geographically covers two different kinds of areas that are joined together by a narrow band of the jungle. These forests include climbers such as Rattans, and also ferns and orchids. Various animals and reptiles that dwell here, and it is also common to spot some beautiful birds here, along with different kinds of butterflies in the primary rainforest area. All in all, the national park is the perfect area to enjoy wildlife watching and photography, and it also offers other activities such as hiking and forest walks.
The Khao Lak Lam Ru National Park offers its visitors with numerous facilities to ensure that they make the most out of their visit to the area.
The national park offers accommodation facilities to its visitors, in the form of either tents or bungalows.
There are four bungalows near the main beach. These bungalows can be booked online well in advance. Details are as below:
Friday to Saturday (per night) - THB 800
Weekdays (per night)- THB 560
Also, tents are available for rental, but these too are limited. Tents can be booked on arrival, but there is no assurance of getting one.
Rent (per night) - THB 225
Sleeping Set (per night) - THB 60
Using the camping area (with your own tent) - THB 30
Other Miscellaneous Facilities
The visitor area also has shower and toilet facilities, and even a restaurant which offers a magnificent sea view. The restaurant meals here are, however, more expensive as compared to what you will find at other places.
฿ 1,500 onwards
฿ 600 onwards
฿ 5,950 onwards