Phetchburi is the province in central Thailand which has the same name to their own capital. It is only 2.3 hours away from Bangkok to the south by car or public van.
There are many attractive places in Phetchburi where you will get a different atmosphere only in one place such as beach, mountain, tradition and cultural places, temple, Kings’s palaces, royal projects, national parks, shopping mall, theme parks and also water park(near by). at the same time, you can taste various type of food and dessert which are typical style only in Phetchburi.
You might start with Khao kang (ข้าวแกง) at Khao yoi district that you can order rice with many foods in one order which will give you a chance to try different food in one time. After you fill up your belly, you can visit Khao yoi cave where is the beautiful cave with natural atmosphere decorated by buddha images. Then go straight to visit Khao wang ( Phra Nakorn Khiri) where is the palace build on the mountain belongs to King Rama the IV.
It is Lunch time again, you should not miss noodle with red soup which will be more tasty when you put some chilli suace, and also take Sugar palm -ice dessert. then it’s time to visit the western style building ,Wang Baan Puen palace (Phra Ram Rachaniwej) where belongs to King Rama V.
In the afternoon, you can visit many beautiful ancient temples around Phetchburi and it will acknowledge you more about history of Thailand. Only 40 mins from central of Phetcburi you will touch the fresh air with greeny scene at Kaengkrachan National park. U will find Sea of of fog in early morning at Panuenthung mountain wher you can stay over night in the tent surrrounding by 100% nature to refressh yourself from busy life. Natural river through district by take rafting boat is the second thing you should not miss when you appear at Kaengkrachan, and also enjoy the scenery view of Kaengkrachan Dam. And do not forget Rai Chang Hua Mun, last royal project by King Rama IV. At KRSC Thailand there are so many activities such as mini-farm with 10 different animal species , advanture acitivities such abseiling, archery, climbing and many more.
Cha-Am, the eastern side of Phetchburi province, is another place to visit, it is beach site with clean and fresh atmosphere. Make sure that you will not miss beach-side and largest golden teak bulding palace namely Maluaekkatayyawan Palace, Love and Hope palace, which is summer palace belongs to King Rama VI.
There are many more places to visit and more interesting culture and traditional story for you to explore. Feel free to contact us for more information, we are expert!!!
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