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Sea of clouds

The view on the top was amazing. u need to hike around 15 to 20 minutes to the peak. but if u want... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ana_kecik
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kuala lumpur
A hidden gem

This place is not popular among foreign tourists. However, be ready for flocks of local tourists... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jemmyjemm
,
Singapore, null, Singapore
via mobile
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“phu chi fa” (36 reviews)
“car park” (10 reviews)
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Thoeng, Thailand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The view on the top was amazing. u need to hike around 15 to 20 minutes to the peak. but if u want to photo the cliff u should stop at the first stop on the right. try to avoid weekend. i read a lot...More

2  Thank ana_kecik
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is not popular among foreign tourists. However, be ready for flocks of local tourists arriving there for the sunrise for the simple reason that it is really beautiful! Locals also head over there to camp close to the peak, w their family/ lovers....More

1  Thank Jemmyjemm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I rented a motorbike from Chiang Rai and drove about 2,5 hours to get there. Once entering the park, it was quite steep, so you will need to be an experience driver. Once you get to the town, which is quite beautiful, there are plenty...More

1  Thank Adventurevn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Trip from Chiang Rai to Phu Chi Fa. Stayed in a basic cabin. Wake up call for 4 a.m. On the mountain for 4.30 a.m. 2 hour wait for sunrise. Be warned - it is very, very busy as sunset approaches. Although sun was partly...More

1  Thank ianrobb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Don't get me wrong, the mountain is beautiful and the sunrise is romantic and all, but first of all, it's not a hike to get there, but a 5 min. Walk, so for those that are used to mountains and hiking u'll be disappointed by...More

Thank Gudrun K
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

Wow. Wow. Wow. It is surreal. Worth the painful early wake up call. The hike to the top is somewhere between beginner and intermediate. It’s dark, bring a light. And proper shoes. But it’s worth being there before the sun is fully up. The sea...More

Thank Amanda K
Reviewed 19 November 2017

Since I did not find any 100% sure information about how to get to Phu Chi Fa, I might as well create it myself, maybe someone finds it usefull. -any tour operator could take you for a sunrise for around 2000THB, nothing for me though...More

9  Thank Nmicko
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Great experience, the view is amazing! We didn't get the full sunrise because there was a lot of cloud, but the view was still breathtaking and worth the small walk up the hill Being Candian, We were still quite surprise by the cold at the...More

Thank allxb2017
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Absolutely stunning. Magical. This is one place in Thailand you MUST visit. The breathtaking views (especially in the morning when the sea of clouds break open the sunlight and the views below). You will be impressed. Such beauty that is found in Thailand. No neon...More

Thank SGThai2017
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We went from Chiang Rai with a family of 5. 4500 baht paid for a private minibus and a driver. The journey took about 3 hours. The views are spectacular and the walk up is easy. My eight year old bounced up the 750m to...More

1  Thank David B
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Samantha T
16 November 2017|
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Response from allxb2017 | Reviewed this property |
I was there in mid October and I can tell you It wasn’t 20 degree at all. Being in T-shirt was not comfortable, just bring a sweater or light jacket and you should be good!
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