Khao Sok Las Orquideas Resort
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
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Travel Blogs from Khao Sok National Park
... day. I didn't mind the boat ride though because the views were incredible! We went passed so few people, so it was amazing to just be surrounded by mountains and calm water everywhere you looked. We stopped at a cave on the way, and had a look inside. It was quite claustrophobic so not my favourite thing to do, but it was still interesting, especially as we saw bats. We carried on with the boat journey to reach our destination, which turned ...
Sitting outside our treehouse early in the morning, I can hear gibbons calling to each other and birds twittering madly. The jungle is so still no wind at all. We are in Khao Sok National Park 3 hours from Phuket.
We are staying in little huts that up in the canopy of the jungle. The huts are brand new and modern styling, but there is something very "Fawlty Towers" about them. Things are not quite finished ...
Day 5 After parting ways with Tom it was time to continue my own journey. For breakfast our mini van stopped at a 7/11 for some toasties and a can of iced coffee. It was a couple of hours drive to get to our boat but driving through the countryside of a place like Thailand is rather nice as it's a different world compared with Bangkok. Kinda like comparing Auckland with the desert road. We then stopped off at our drivers house to get changed into our swim gear and get ...
... more rational than me). Ended up at a nice waterfall. No animals to report on but a few impressive giant trees and massive bamboos.
The next day we took a boat tour across the hydroelectric reservoir. Very beautiful reservoir since the valley it flooded was full of limestone mountain/hill peaks. Essentially you are surrounded by limestone peaks islands... Small and big. The hour longtail boat brough us to some lake bungalows and a restaurant on one of the arms. ...
After travelling all through the night on the train we eventually arrived 3 hours late into the train station. This all seemed quite normal to them. One of the ladies on my tour said that in the night the train was just stopped on the tracks for almost 3 hours before another train came past and we started going again. I must've been asleep but it seems crazy that we'd wait that long to me! We then caught buses to our hotel which ...