This quiet sleepy town in Kanchanaburi may not be a tourist favorite, but it’s where smart travelers go to escape the noise and activity of Bangkok and walk among nature for a few days. Because of its proximity to Bangkok, this province is very easy to reach by car, bus, or minibuses that arrive on a regular basis.
Nature lovers are spoiled for choice while visiting this area, including the Thungyai Naresuan Wildlife Sanctuary
where wildlife and tourists can mingle within the peaceful grounds of the park.
Hotels in Thong Pha Phum are scattered throuout this area, some closer popular attractions such as Thung Nang Kruan Waterfall
while others are the perfect gateway to the famous hilltop temple that serves as a symbol of this small city. Many of the waterfalls in this area are largely undiscovered by tourists, perfect for enjoying a relaxing swim without having to squeeze through crowds of people who had the same idea.
There’s a lot more to see and do in Thong Pha Phum, and the best way to discover what else this city has to offer in terms of attractions, landmarks, and hotels is by exploring the interactive map on this page.