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Having an interest in railways, the single line from Chiang Mai to the very pretty station at Khun... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
West Sussex
Great hike

I did a day trip from Chiang Mai today to the summit of Khun Tan. It Is a great escape from the... read more

Reviewed 6 April 2018
Vernon, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having an interest in railways, the single line from Chiang Mai to the very pretty station at Khun Tan is an experience in itself. Several pretty local stations will be seen, most manicured by the Stationmaster and staff which is a reminder of how things...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

I did a day trip from Chiang Mai today to the summit of Khun Tan. It Is a great escape from the city. I caught the 8:50 train from Chiang Mai, and got up to the visitor center by about 10. The total hike me...More

Date of experience: April 2018
7  Thank WendyK682
Reviewed 8 February 2018

We made the trip by road over the scenic winding 1229 road through the hills from Mae On, visiting a huge statue to a revered monk in the village of Ban Mae Takhrai, where the 1229 joins the 1230. The road down the valley through...More

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank John_G525
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

A easy train trip to khun Tan station from Chiang Mai. The walk to the entrance is about 2 km up the path & Road. I hiked the summit as we were told there is no water at waterfalls. The park is clean well marked...More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank 463lenar
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

while the park is very easy to get to on the train and only a 20 minute walk up a steep hilm from the station you are at the gates. the park is not worth visiting for these reasons: you pay 100 baht each for...More

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank Polly C
Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

So easy. Catch a train to Khun Tan station, then walk up the hill following the signs. Pay 100 baht to enter the park, then pop into the visitor centre to check in to a bungalow - basic but charming and very clean, with bedding,...More

Date of experience: February 2016
5  Thank KatosKatossley
Reviewed 12 February 2016 via mobile

The access to the national park is direvt from the train station. For 15thb take the 9:30am train from Chiang Mai to Khun Tan. Then walk to the national park HQ. Walk-ins get 30% off on weekdays. A cute liitle bungalow is 350thb on weekdays...More

Date of experience: February 2016
7  Thank WilliamT848
Reviewed 25 May 2015

The experience of hiking in the quiet Doi Khun Tan National Park for a workout was great but the unexpected result of almost getting lost here prompts me to remind visitors NOT to go to or leave the peak via the route with waterfalls. Tired...More

Date of experience: May 2015
8  Thank funkit
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