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Lamtakhong Dam

Lamtakhong dam, Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand
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Relax for a while

We drove from Bangkok. And even before reaching korat, why not stop and relax here first and enjoy... read more

Reviewed 8 February 2018
Ron R
,
Baguio, Philippines
via mobile
Like Swimming 240km away from the ocean

If you drive /go here, then remember to bring your swimsuit... A LOT of turtles in the dam... in... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2017
Multiservice
,
Copenhagen, Denmark
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good50%
  • Average22%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
7 Feb 2018
“Relax for a while”
30 Jun 2017
“Like Swimming 240km away from the ocean”
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Lamtakhong dam, Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand
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Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

We drove from Bangkok. And even before reaching korat, why not stop and relax here first and enjoy its beauty. The stunning view will definitely relax you.

Thank Ron R
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Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

If you drive /go here, then remember to bring your swimsuit... A LOT of turtles in the dam... in the end of the dam, where the outlet is placed. TAKE CARE in low water level !!! BIG stones under water surface !!! NO headjumps !!!

Thank Multiservice
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Reviewed 6 January 2017

The Dams Electric plant gets water, to the Turbines, from a mountain near by, that hold a treasure on the top. This treasure is water, that is lead through, two major pipes, that drives the turbines at the plant below the mountain...

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Reviewed 8 January 2016

This is the very big and beautiful dam in Thailand. It is perfect scenery during the way to Northeast of Thailand.

Thank Aumboon S
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Reviewed 12 November 2015

Nice lake. Good to relax for a while. Good views. The restaurants moved to lower levels (some are good).

1  Thank RieksLok
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Reviewed 18 September 2015

As you travel on the Friendship Highway Or Mattraparp Road, heading towards Nakhon Ratchasima on your left you see a rather large body of water. Up until a few weeks ago, there were real fears as the lake was rather low but thanks to recent...More

1  Thank Phil P
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Reviewed 28 June 2015

The Lam Takhong Dam is a pleasant place to stop, stretch and relax, roughly mid-way between Bangkok to Nakhon Ratchasima. Nice view of the reservoir and dam, with several restaurants and snack shops.

Thank Raintree_Thailand
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Reviewed 20 January 2015 via mobile

On a EastNorth (ESAN) adventure, the first stop after entering Nakhon Ratchsima, shud be Pak Chong, Kao Yai , The Palio and Primo Cafe. However, you can also handle that on your way back. After driving two hours from Town, the rest area is most...More

1  Thank Byng C
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Reviewed 10 October 2014

Really nice landscape. Lots of little restaurants with an excellent view. The biggest reservoir I've ever encountered.

1  Thank amylaic
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Reviewed 24 September 2013

Be it a few hours or a day there, there is a nice peaceful place to enjoy the late, have a meal, and relax for a few hours or a whole day. An easy drive in a car from most places in Bangkok and you...More

1  Thank Just_Jeffrey
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