Around 280 kilometres south of Bangkok, Prachuap Khiri Khan was established in 1845 during the reign of King Rama IV. The province is famed for its beaches and mountains but also has some historical attractions to draw visitors. Hua Hin is the province’s key attraction. Previously a royal resort, Hua Hin is an excellent seaside location boasting a fantastic beach. Although a major draw for weekenders from the Bangkok capital, Hua Hin is also becoming popular with foreign tourists.
Attractions in Prachuap Khiri Khan
Ao Mae Ramphung
Ao Mae Ramphung This is a scenic bay in Amphoe Bang Saphan. Travel about 75 kms. south of Phrachuap Khiri Khan to Km. 399, turn left and continue for another 17 kilometres via Bang Saphan Market. Accommodation and seafood restaurants are available.
Pranburi features quiet and pristine beaches along the Gulf of Thailand. Pranburi is ideal for those who are looking for an unspoiled beach and an opportunity to explore the nearby Sam Roi Yod National Park. Pranburi is a quiet beach town. Located 30 kilometers south of Hua Hin, it is a popular destination for people who are looking for a quiet...