Attractions

Top Choice Cave in Khao Sam Roi Yot National Park

Tham Phraya Nakhon & Hat Laem Sala

The park’s most-visited attraction is this revered cave sheltering a royal săh·lah (often spelt sala) built for Rama V in 1890. Scenes of this Khuha Kharuehat Pavilion bathed in streams of morning light (usually sta…
Natural Feature in Khao Sam Roi Yot National Park

Thung Sam Roi Yot

One of Thailand's largest freshwater marshes is recognised as a natural treasure and provides an important habitat for waterbirds, seen from the long walkway over the water. Many of the most stunning mountain photos…
Cave in Khao Sam Roi Yot National Park

Tham Kaew

Though it's on the way to Tham Phraya Nakhon, few people visit this beautiful cave where the stalactites and flowstone glitter with calcite crystals; hence the name, 'Jewel Cave'. You enter the cavern down a ladder …
Cave in Khao Sam Roi Yot National Park

Tham Sai

Visited even less often than Tham Kaew, but just as beautiful, Tham Sai features one large main cavern filled with calcite crystal-covered rock formations. There's a natural skylight and you can sometimes see sunbea…
River in Khao Sam Roi Yot National Park

Khlong Khao Daeng

You can hire a covered boat at Wat Khao Daeng for a one-hour scenic cruise along this stream. There are great mountain views and you'll also see birds, macaques, water monitors and mudskippers. The guides don't spea…
Viewpoint in Khao Sam Roi Yot National Park

Khao Daeng Viewpoint

The difficult steep 500m trail that leads to the top of Khao Daeng delivers vast views of limestone cliffs against a jagged coastline, and also the mass of shrimp farms.
Cave in Khao Sam Roi Yot National Park

Porcupine Cave

Not on par with the park's well-known caves, Porcupine Cave's few chambers are still fun to explore and it's specifically maintained because it's pretty easy to visit as there's only a short climb to the mouth. It's…
Beach in Khao Sam Roi Yot National Park

Hat Sam Phraya

This shady casuarina-lined beach in the middle of the park is about 1km long. Shallow and poor for swimming, it does make a good lunch stop and you can camp.