This park lies largely in Nakhon Ratchasima Province (Korat). It was made an ASEAN Heritage Park in 1984. Covering 2168 sq. km., Khao Yai incorporates one of the largest intact monsoon forests remaining in mainland Asia, which is why it was named a Unesco World Heritage Site in 2005. The park is home to a variety of animals and is one of the few places in Thailand, where wild elephants still survive. It has a great diversity of flora and fauna and contains spectacular scenery such as Haew Suwat Waterfall, Pha Diew Dai Natural Trail Route, Saisorn Reservoir etc.
Located near Khao Yai National Park on Thanarat rd., (KM.17), the “Romantic Italian Village amidst Mountains” concept features more than 100 stores and restaurants on pedestrian streets and alleyways. Palio Khaoyai recreates the feeling of wandering through a small town in rural Italy, complete with a clock tower, Piazza Palio, and a manicured garden. At dusk, the chill out music and the romantic ambience enhance the true experiences at this must-visit attraction in Khao Yai.
Address: 146/1 Moo 4, Thanarat rd., (KM 17), Moosri, Pak Chong, Nakhonratchasima, 30130
Tel: 044 365 888
PB Valley Khao Yai is situated on the edge of the Khao Yai National Park amidst a lush 320-Hectare plantation of which dedicated to growing grapes and to establishing a 3,000-sq.m.wine factory. More than two decades of operation, the place has become the birthplace of Thailand’s premium wines. Visitors can experience its professional, large-scale wine operation featuring state-of-the-art technology. The tour of winery includes wine tasting, fruit orchards, shopping various products at souvenir shops, of which its highlight is to see 250 imported French oak barrels.
The Farm is a working enterprise, one of the largest dairy farms in Asia. Within its vast area, it is diversified into many involved activities: camping resorts by the nature, eco-tourism for the farm, playing ground for kids and especially well-known steakhouse with delicious steak. Its recent highlight is “Umm!..Milk Ice Cream Workshop”, an interactive activity that encourages all family members and groups to work together while having a lot of fun.
Address: KM.159-160, Moo2, Friendship Highway, T.Nongnamdaeng, T.Pakchong, Nakhonratchasima, 30130
Tel: 044 935 628-30, 044 328 386, 044 328 395