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Memorial

Great views of Khai Kho. Poignant reminder of challenges Thailand faced in the 1960's with... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2017
Roger S
via mobile
Amazing Views

Forward observation post with 180' view of the valley. There are recreated trenches and viewing... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2016
Ian M
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Rochdale, United Kingdom
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28 Apr 2017
“Memorial”
3 Aug 2016
“Amazing Views”
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Khao Kho, Thailand
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Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Great views of Khai Kho. Poignant reminder of challenges Thailand faced in the 1960's with communist insurgents and how they where defeated.

Thank Roger S
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Reviewed 4 August 2016

Forward observation post with 180' view of the valley. There are recreated trenches and viewing posts with a large marble memorial at the rear with the names of the 1000s of casualties. Free entrance. worth going for the views alone.

Thank Ian M
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Reviewed 3 March 2016

Located on the top of the mountain, it serves as the firebase for the Thai military when they were fighting against communist insurgents in the 1960's. The small auditorium offers video account of the fighting, and wreckages of military wares are scatterred all around for...More

Thank Sarakit C
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Reviewed 1 October 2015

After I read some reviews on this I was in 2 minds if I should take time to visit this monument but I decided I would. Thankfully my Thai friend was able to explain things and point out the relevance of this monument to Thai...More

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Reviewed 25 April 2015

Khao Kho is almost completely covered by foothills of the Phetchabun mountains. The area was the scene of military clashes between the Thai army and insurgent Communists who wanted to set up a refuge in the mountains here. The almost treeless area (today with many...More

1  Thank hannwe
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Reviewed 31 January 2014

Historically, this was an important site regarding the fight between communist and government forces from 1965 to 1984, but the museum part is pretty ordinary. 5 - 10 minutes if you are interested in that sort of thing. Drive up a bit further to the...More

Thank BapaCooch
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