Attractions in Kamphaeng Phet

Khlong Lan National Park

Thai: อุทยานแห่งชาติคลองลาน
Tourist attractions: Waterfall
Established: December 25, 1985
Address: Khlong Nam Lai, Khlong Lan District, Kamphaeng Phet 62180
Province: Kamphaeng Phet
Region: Central Thailand

Is at Khlong Lan Phatthana, Khlong Nam Lai, and Pong Nam Ron Sub districts, covering an area of 187,500 rai. It was acclaimed a national park on 25 December, 1982.

It comprises abundant forest with deciduous dipterocarp forest, dried evergreen forest, and mixed deciduous forest, as well us, a variety of fauna of not less than 265 species ii 81 families. It is an original river source of many streams such as Khlong Khlung, Khlong Suan Mak and Khlong Lan, merging together into the Ping River. The suitable period to visit this national park is during November – February.

The Home of Wildlife

Khlong Lan National Park is home to many wildlife species because of its rich and diverse ecosystems. Wild pigs are commonly seen in the area. Other wildlife species are muntjac, guar, sambar deer, bear, serow, tiger, and leopard.

In the lakes and creeks are the habitats for Giant Asian river frog, balloon frog, Smith’s litter frog, big-headed turtle, grey featherback fish, and water batfish. Endemic species such as black-bearded tomb bat, least horseshoe bat. and leaf-nosed bat can be found in the limestone caves and cliffs.

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