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Waiting with a purpose!

Not so far from Chiangmai Khan city, jumped to Skylab - local Tuk Tuk :) (modified motocycle) and... read more

Reviewed 10 March 2018
Manisara
,
Bangkok, Thailand
via mobile
Fantastic view

To go up to the top you have to take a ride for 20baht/person as they don't allow you to drive up... read more

Reviewed 26 February 2018
jesda
,
Bangkok, Thailand
via mobile
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“pickup truck” (3 reviews)
“up hill” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Chiang Khan 42100, Thailand
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Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Not so far from Chiangmai Khan city, jumped to Skylab - local Tuk Tuk :) (modified motocycle) and took a pick-up (well.., take a walk if you like hiking) to Phu Thog .. Keep waiting for a wonderful moment. I’m stunned with a shot,,, first...More

1  Thank Manisara
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Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

To go up to the top you have to take a ride for 20baht/person as they don't allow you to drive up there. From the top the view of Chieng Khan, Khong River and Laos are fantastic. But to see the fog-covered valley you have...More

Thank jesda
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Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

We depart at 5.45am, reached the carpark and take the authorised pickup truck up the peak. There is a buddha at the peak (which common in Thai). We waited patiently and slowly the crowd are building up. About 6.15am can see some red light from...More

1  Thank ongkeehong
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Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

Short distance outside Chiang Khan, easy drive to the tuk tuks that take you up the hill. All new SUVs so no lumps or bumps on the way up or down. Small fee, see this as a local tax, however the service was very good...More

1  Thank Roger S
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Reviewed 12 December 2017

It is a must do if you are in Isaan in the winter time this place is busy on the weekends 5:30 to 6am is the best time to go up the mountain .

Thank Shane C
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Reviewed 13 November 2017

Amazing views of the sunset...Songtels to the top 25Bt , plenty of paces in the village to eat. and drink BUT visit MON - THURSDAY if you can as very crowded at th etop .

1  Thank John B
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Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Long walk up hill to get there if you don't get the transport but good views from the top. Coming down is just as hard!

Thank Simon B
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Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Breathtaking view at the summit. Park at the base of the mountain and take a pick up for 25baht (return) to the summit. At the summit take a 360 panoramic short stroll to view the picturesque Loei mountain range and fields.

2  Thank Joyful_G_C_Chan
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Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

If you want to see a fog closer this is the best spot for you. Best time to watch in the morning every sunrise. The fog looks like a cloud and mallows that you want to eat. Hehehe. Surely I recommend as one of your...More

Thank jive f
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Reviewed 26 November 2016

There are great views to be had from the top of this mountain. But it is a bit of a rip-off having songtaews transport you to the top - the road to the top is perfectly OK for any vehicle and the local village has...More

Thank Phil M
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Nok V
22 January 2016|
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Response from saloni2015 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, No they do not have over night stay arrangement at Phu Thog. You have to stay at Chiang Khan and it is very near from there.
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