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Khao Sok Day Tours

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Khao Sok National Park in Surat Thani Province is a must visit place for all tourists planning a vacation in Thailand. Home to a number of endangered species of animals as well as a variety of flora, a day trip of the Khao Sok National Park should be a part of your travel plan. Khao Sok Day Tours are readily available from various parts of Thailand namely, Phuket, Krabi and Khao Lak. Tourists choosing a Khao Sok day tour will have the opportunity of experiencing a guided elephant trekking as well as an exciting canoeing tour down the Sok River. A fun package for your entire family, Khao Sok day tours don't cost you much but gives you returns which you cherish for your entire life.

Khao Sok Day tours start right at the doorstep of your hotels as pick up and drops are part of the package tour. The journey to Khao Sok takes you through lovely Phang Nga province, huge rubber plantations and local villages on the way. As the destination arrives, tourists will come across huge mountains all covered in a thick blanket of lush evergreen forests. The distant view of the rainforest soothes your eyes. The thick jungle is penetrated by the Sok River Valley. On a typical Khao Sok day tour, tourists will come across spectacular views of the rugged limestone cliffs. This enhances the beauty of the national park further.

The next stop in a Khao Sok Day tour is to take a canoe ride down the river. With an experienced guide accompanying you, tourists will gain considerable knowledge about the national park. Not only that, the animals and birds and their habitats all are being introduced to you. Taking a canoe ride and seeing the tropical vegetation along the river banks occasionally interspersed by limestone cliffs gives rise to an enchanting world that leaves you dazed. If you are lucky enough, then you can definitely sight a number of feathered beauties on a Khao Sok day tour. Birds like hornbill, kingfisher, and heron are commonly sighted. If you are trekking through the jungle, then definitely watch out for the reptiles. A special feature of a Khao Sok day tour is the gourmet lunch consisting if spicy Thai delicacies that is served in between the tour.

As soon as the lunch gets over, make way to the next stop of the Khao Sok day tour. The Siam Safari Elephant camp is the destination where tourists begin an adventurous jungle trek on elephant back. Spotting the wild animals as the majestic beast slowly moves through the thickets is surely an enthralling experience.

However before going for a Khao Sok day tour, make it a point to take some things which might come handy. Apart from the camera, tourists must take spare clothes, raincoat, sun block, mosquito repellant, antiseptic lotions and mineral water.

Thus, visitors should definitely go for a Khao Sok day tour to capture the real wild beauty of Thailand.

Last Updated: 26 Mar 2008

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