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A bit hard to find. Noticed it while in a car with local friend, and we stopped. There is not a... read more

Reviewed 18 January 2017
MysticValley
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West Medford, Massachusetts
Chum Phae is worth aVisit

Chum Phae is worth spending an hour or two in. It is a typical Issan town full of farmers who have... read more

Reviewed 20 January 2016
Nick N
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Poole, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 19 July 2017

Well worth a visit, gardens well kept a pleasure to see. When visiting Chum Phae is a must to see and close to town

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Lethal1962
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

It has been modernised and has information in English and Thai. Worth a visit also there are brochers with information about the site.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank koosai
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This place is well worth a visit. When I first went there no english was evident but on my recent return I discovered that the historical area next to the office had been updated with accurate history. Royalty have visited the place years ago as...More

Date of experience: March 2017
2  Thank Ross N
Reviewed 18 January 2017

A bit hard to find. Noticed it while in a car with local friend, and we stopped. There is not a LOT to see, but the skeletons are of VERY tall people, unusual for the region, from bronze/iron age. There isn't a lot of information...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank MysticValley
Reviewed 6 February 2016

Not much to see, no explanations at all (not in Thai or English). Difficult to find. Do not waste you time in going there.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Chang N
Reviewed 26 January 2016

Great archeological dig that traces back to Bronze Age. 5 great dig spots with original body remains and pottery as they were discovered in the 1980s. And almost no one was there, so you have it to yourself. A little out of the way 5...More

Date of experience: January 2016
1  Thank James W
Reviewed 20 January 2016

Chum Phae is worth spending an hour or two in. It is a typical Issan town full of farmers who have come to buy and sell produce. The market is open daily and is worth looking at. But a " must do" thing is to...More

Date of experience: January 2016
1  Thank Nick N
Reviewed 25 October 2015 via mobile

A nice historical trip out. It's not far from the centre of Chumphae it's very interesting and only takes about 10 mins on a bike. You can kill an hour or so if you want to get out for a bit.

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank koosai
Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

it's a nice place for archeology. You've got toilets and refreshments. Staff don't speak English and not very easy to find.

Date of experience: November 2014
Thank Terminabitor
Reviewed 30 May 2015

This a fairly extensive archaeological site about 5 kms to the south of Chum Phae. Although signposted on the main route 12, further signposting to this attraction is almost non-existent. To reach the location in a forest, you have to travel on a narrow and...More

Date of experience: June 2014
Thank Frances H
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