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Thai elephant – your guide to the best Khao Sok elephant sanctuary

The domestic Thai elephant typically has 2 choices – carry tourists on its back, or pull logs out of the forest. As they age, both of these jobs become difficult and dangerous to their health. This is true of the Khao Sok elephant as well. For many guests, visiting a Khao Sok elephant sanctuary is of great interest. This area has many options for a Kao Sok elephant experience, but how do the elephants fare?  Unfortunately, not all camps are equal. Thai elephant experts encourage camps that use only [...]

Thai elephant – your guide to the best Khao Sok elephant sanctuary2019-09-23T19:13:19+00:00

Leaving from Khao Sok to Phuket, Krabi, and Koh Samui

As a result of its unique location, Khao Sok can be a tricky destination to reach and leave.  However, we are here to help!  This blog will address some of the frequently asked questions about transportation logistics.  We’ll look at getting from Khao Sok to Phuket, Khao Sok to Krabi, and Khao Sok to Koh Samui. Khao Sok to Phuket One of the most common challenges for guests leaving the Riverfront Resort is how to get from Khao Sok to Phuket, and vice versa.  Thankfully, [...]

Leaving from Khao Sok to Phuket, Krabi, and Koh Samui2019-05-06T12:51:20+00:00

A Majestic Khao Sok Safari

Are you looking for an authentic Khao Sok safari? A Khao Sok National Park tour full of lush jungles and adventurous excursions? My husband and I booked a 3 day tour, staying one night at Riverfront Resort and one night at the Khao Sok floating raft houses We could not be happier with our experience. From pristine accommodation to breathtaking views, this package has it all.  Without any of the hassle, the resort planned the trip perfectly for us. Day 1 - Khao Sok Thailand [...]

A Majestic Khao Sok Safari2018-09-18T07:25:47+00:00

Top Three New Things To Do in Khao Sok National Park

Whether you’re here for a week-long stay or just for a couple of days, the Khao Sok Thailand jungle has no shortage of fun to offer. Things to do in Khao Sok National Park include hikes, lake trips, and river tubing.  Going beyond these traditional activities, guest blogger Fred Billyard finds the best of Khao Sok with four exciting new adventures. Read on to discover a world of caves, rivers, organic farms, and jungle trails. The Path Less Traveled - Khao Sok Thailand I was lucky enough [...]

Top Three New Things To Do in Khao Sok National Park2018-09-18T08:19:19+00:00

Khao Sok Thailand – A Traveler’s Tale

Travelers' Tales - Paradise by the River, Adventure at the Lake Khao Sok Riverfront Resort - Khao Sok Thailand My boyfriend and I decided to travel southern Thailand. During our two weeks I wanted something less mainstream, less overcrowded. I was looking for something a little different from the beach. After a bit of research, I found Riverfront Resort at Khao Sok National Park. This gem of a place was off the beaten path (like we wanted), and well worth it when we got there. After a quick [...]

Khao Sok Thailand – A Traveler’s Tale2018-05-21T18:41:37+00:00

Khao Sok Trekking and Hiking

The Khao Sok jungle is renowned for its biodiversity and stunning views.  Guests that venture out into the forest are likely to find fascinating, exotic plants and animals with every step.  There is so much to see, and with so many possibilities, it is a good idea to come prepared!  With this in mind, we have prepared some in-depth information about Khao Sok trekking. This page provides you with all the information you might need to plan your Khao Sok national park trekking adventure!  Read on to [...]

Khao Sok Trekking and Hiking2019-10-10T20:20:46+00:00

Cheow Lan Lake – Khao Sok Lake

For travellers to Southern Thailand, a trip to Cheow Lan Lake, also known as Khao Sok Lake, is a must! Located 45km from Khlong Sok village, Cheow Lan Lake is situated between the party islands of the Gulf, and the pristine beaches of the Andaman coast. If you take a Khao Sok lake tour, you will be rewarded with fairy-tale scenery, jungle wildlife, and additionally the peace and quiet that comes from a remote location. In 1982, the Ratchaprapa dam was completed in the southwestern corner of [...]

Cheow Lan Lake – Khao Sok Lake2018-03-31T17:13:44+00:00