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Top Choice National Park in Khao Yai National Park

Khao Yai National Park

Cool and lush, Khao Yai National Park is an easy escape into the primordial jungle. The 2168-sq-km park, part of a Unesco World Heritage site, spans five forest types, from rainforest to monsoon. The park's centrepi…
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Dairy Home

If a weekend of intense jungle exploring or wine tasting has left you with a need for Western eats, stop by this organic dairy for a country breakfast of homemade sausages, farm-fresh eggs and good coffee.
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Khrua Khao Yai

This informal kitchen is enormously popular with Bangkokians because it serves an inspired repertoire of both Thai and fà·ràng dishes, including home-cured ham and marinated mushrooms that are so meat-like you’ll fi…
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Muslim and even Middle Eastern fare are unexpected cuisines in this neck of the woods, but Narknava is an established favourite for its infamous chicken biryani – infamous, because at 100B it’s superexpensive by Tha…
Winery in Khao Yai National Park

PB Valley Khao Yai Winery

Khao Yai Winery, which corked its first bottle in 1998, lies along Pansuk-Kudkla Rd, the direct route from Bangkok to Khao Yai (exit Km 144). It's scenically set and offers tours (book in advance), tastings and clas…
Shopping Centre in Khao Yai National Park


We can’t imagine a more jarring contrast to one of the world’s premier protected natural areas than this wacky open-air shopping centre. Modelled after a Tuscan village, Palio is indicative of what the Khao Yai area…
Gallery in Khao Yai National Park

Khao Yai Art Museum

This excellent gallery has three rooms of modern art from some of Thailand's top artists, including Anupong Chantorn and Lampu Kansanoh. It's 4km east of Th Thanarat at Km 15; turn at the police box.