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Khao Wang (Phra Nakhon Khiri Historical Park)

Phetchaburi, Thailand
+66 32 425 600
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good49%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
2 weeks ago
“Beware of the monkeys! ”
27 Mar 2017
“The railway up is very nice but loads of Monkeys at this place so take care”
Phetchaburi, Thailand
+66 32 425 600
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a pretty cool place offering great views of the city below and mountains in the distance. The hike up is relatively easy, but it's also hot here, so either way you're gonna sweat! BEWARE of the monkeys. They will steal stuff out of...More

Thank Kind27
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I really enjoy the visit of this Palace. The garden is amazing. All is peaceful, quiet. Some monkeys around but they are not agressive if you respect them : not feed them or the problems start...

Thank Frederic M
Reviewed 23 April 2017

The day we visited they were blasting loud music from a stack of amplifiers. Some monks were very helpful and showed us around and explained the history, yet other people conned us into giving an offering (including money) to a monk who then blessed us....More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Good place to visit very good price lots to see from bygone age monkeys can be a bit naughty trying to grab bags once in its uphill but saw wheelchair lifts so very good toilets clean too

Thank Ken W
Reviewed 1 April 2017

The park itself might be beautiful but for us it was not worth the entrance fee of 150 baht, if you concider that locals only pay 20 baht. (It's written in Thai so tourists won't notice it) Also the monkeys were a real plague. We...More

Thank Severine B
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Absolutely beautiful walk and sightseeing. Let yourself be guided by the paths lined with greenery to discover the whole park with its stupas and palaces in a frangipani forest. Plan minimum a half day if you really want to see everything.

Thank Olivier C
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Khao Wang comprises of Palaces, Temples, Royal Halls, Pagodas, Chedis and other buildings and is spread out over three hill peaks. Some of the buildings are in classical Thai style, while others are greatly influenced by European neo classical or Chinese style. Imagine this is...More

Thank Goh W
Reviewed 28 March 2017

We visited the old Place Museum which was very interesting and from the observatory (very tight climb up and watch your head) we had a great view of Phetchaburi and the other two hill tops

Thank David H
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed our trip which consisted of walking up the hill relatively early in the morning. It got hotter & more crowded as the day went on & there was a sign apologising for closing early that day (14.00) so we were glad we had...More

Thank Scousepeasant
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Caught the cable car up and I did think healthy and safety wasn't too evident in Thailand but these cable cars are safe, modern and run frequently. Didn't see any problems with them and I was looking to make sure it was safe! The views...More

Thank cranhamrebecca
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Can take pre-wedding photo inside?
5 February 2017|
Response from Daotalks | Reviewed this property |
I don't think you can do it. Photograph doesn't allowed inside palaces and buildings. But you can take photo at outdoor area.
is there's parking area for self-driving tourists?
21 July 2016|
Response from billsbbs1 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is, sorry only just got your question