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Khao Phanom Bencha National Park

Mu 4,Thap Prik, Krabi Town, Thailand
+66 75 660 717
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Saddest experience ever

I wished we did a bit more research when we booked the half-day tour to the Tiger Cave Temple which... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dawn L
Singapore, Singapore
via mobile
Saddest experience in Thailand

Today we went on what was supposed to be an elephant trekking, bathing and feeding trip. We thought... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nedelcu A
Craiova, Romania
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  • Excellent56%
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  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“falls” (9 reviews)
Mu 4,Thap Prik, Krabi Town, Thailand
+66 75 660 717
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I wished we did a bit more research when we booked the half-day tour to the Tiger Cave Temple which came with the “Elephant Trekking” activity. It was the saddest experience ever. We were brought to the Khao Panombenja Jungle where many elephants were made...More

1  Thank Dawn L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Today we went on what was supposed to be an elephant trekking, bathing and feeding trip. We thought we would get to see elephants in a natural habitat. What we got was the biggest disappointment during our trip in Thailad. When we arrived, we couldn't...More

Thank Nedelcu A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We drove from Krabi town. It is an easy drive on a good road and hard to get lost. The entrance fee (farrang, adult) was a modest 100 Baht. We walked up to Huai To Waterfall. That is a quite easy walk to the base...More

Thank JPHStVincent
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice National Park, a lot to see and the waterfall is pretty nice, nothin special but really nice trees and so else.

Thank Florian G
Reviewed 25 September 2017

I strongly recommend going to this location, because of the rich nature and awesome hike there. The water is clean and chilly, which is very comfy is the moist and warm jungle. Be aware, that u need good footware, waterclimbing shoes is best, because it...More

Thank Jens H
Reviewed 29 June 2017

We decided to take a break from sand and waves and go see this gorgeous national park. As a previous (one star) review says, the mountain trail "to the waterfall" is for serious climbers only. We did it - well, part of it, before giving...More

Thank LSUdad4
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We loved the Huay toh waterfall here but would advise anyone not to visit the elephant camp. It's really upsetting to see them all with the heavy seats on, and the mahouts constantly shouting at them. They are trained to perform and i hate to...More

9  Thank cdearlove
Reviewed 1 April 2017

We loved this place! The drive was spectacular. The mountains in Krabi are amazing!!! We climbed to the top waterfall and had a blast damming up the water with our bodies. We all stood up at once to release a giant cascade of warm water....More

1  Thank mightyheidi
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Our family rented a car and drove to this national park. We did not do the elephant experience. In the water there were water bugs and some young children may not like to go in the water because the bugs. The water was very cool...More

1  Thank danamanila
Reviewed 7 January 2017

We climbed only to the 3rd or 4th waterfall. I hiked further but nothing to see for quite a ways so i returned. It was not crowded at all, few people

1  Thank Max V
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Bonnie B
24 May 2017|
Response from LSUdad4 |
I think it's in the 100 to 300 baht range, for adult farangs
George S
26 March 2017|
Response from LSUdad4 |
No need for a tour company to see this place. Take a taxi and have them wait.