Private Tour | 4-days/3-nights wildlife tour | Khao Sok Lake
If you are more interested in a hiking oriented wildlife experience far from touristy and comfortable areas of Cheow Lan Lake, this is the tour for you.
Klong Yee and Klong Ya are two of the most remote tributiaries of the Cheow Lan Lake at Klong Saeng Wildlife Sanctuary. A 4-days wildlife tour includes safari tours in the sanctuary, hiking various trails, and visiting a number of scenic areas.
The only option for stay is in rustic bungalows with no a/c.
Possible wildlife sightings on the trails and long-tail boat safaris are gibbons, hornbills, langurs, long-tailed macaques. With a bit luck also sambar deers, wild boars and gaurs.
Day 1 – We start the tour from the dam any time from 9 am to 1 pm to explore the Guilin hill formations by boat, go for a jungle hike to a viewpoint or waterfall (depending on the season), afternoon wildlife safari, and overnight at the floating bungalows of Krai Sorn raft house.
Day 2 – Have an early breakfast, and depart for a morning wildlife safari by boat on the way to a ranger station deep in the lake. Have lunch and go for a hike in the wildlife sanctuary. Have dinner and stay at the basic bungalows next to the ranger station (these are on the land, not floating). Optional night safari by kayak for 900 Baht per person.
Day 3 – After breakfast, go for an all day jungle hike along the remote Saeng River safari to Klong Ya with long-tail boat and jungle hiking and wildlife spotting, and then have an afternoon wildlife safari by boat while returning to Krai Sorn raft house for dinner and overnight at the floating bungalows.
Day 4 – Morning safari with long-tail boat to Klong Yee, check out from your room, free time at the rafthouse, lunch, depart expected time to the dam is 2 pm
While wildlife sighting is not guaranteed, it is possible to see wild elephants, gaurs, and gibbons on this trip.
Where & When?
The tour starts in Takun town, near Rajjapraba Dam, 65 km from park headquarters at southeast of Cheow Lan Lake. It is easy to get there with buses operating from various destinations like Bangkok, Phuket, Krabi or Surat Thani. Private transfers by taxi or minivan can be arranged on request. This tour is operated all year round.
This is a private tour which means you will explore Klong Yee and nearby areas with a private guide, no others will join you. The price for this tour package depends on group size, it includes all meals and national park entrance fee, please send an inquiry for more details.
The prices below does not include entrance fees to the national park and VAT.
|Group size||Rate per person|
|6 and up||7,200 THB|
Tour rates include:
- Entrance fee
- Basic bamboo
- English speaking guide
- Longtail boat transportations
- All meals & fruit
- Drinking water
Tour rates doesn't include:
- Entrance fees to the park
Tour details in short:
- Duration: 4 days, 3 nights
- Type: Private tour
- Price: 7,200 - 12,000 Baht per person
- Group size: 2 or more people
- Grade: moderate
- Transport: Longtail boat
What to bring:
- Rain clothing, specially on rainy season
- Personal toiletries
- Swimming clothing
- Insect repellent
- Sunblock lotion