Ru National Park
This was declared a national park in August 1991. The park
occupies a vast area of 150 square kilometers and covers Amphoe
Thai Mueang, Amphoe Kapong, Amphoe Takua Pa, and Amphoe Mueang.
There are many
the mountain is located 25 kilometres from Amphoe Takua Pa,
on Route No. 4 (Thai Mueang - Takua Pa), taking a left turn
between Kilometre markers 56 and 57. Before reaching Amphoe
Thai Mueang, the mountain - Khao Lak - can be seen. On the
mountain, there is the Chao Pho Khao Lak Shrine. Opposite
Khao Lak lies a stony beach with rocks and boulders of all
sizes strewn all over the beach.
located on the Takua Pa - Khao Lak route. Driving from Takua
Pa town on Phetkasem Road, the cape will be on the right,
another 5 kilometres down the side road. It is a sandy beach
piled with deer coral washed up on the beach by strong waves
– thus giving the beach its name. The beach is blessed with
groves of pine, making it ideal for camping and relaxation.
Namtok Ton Chong
Fa is located on the Takua Pa - Khao Lak route like Laem Pakarang.
Driving from Takua Pa town, the waterfall will be on the left,
a right turn and going for another 5 kilometres. The cascade
runs all year round and the surroundings are blissfully calm
and cool under the trees’ shade.