We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
A nice place to watch the sun rise

Have a nice look over the surroundings and the mist covered valleys. A great view for the early... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
schulte_bkk
,
Pattaya, Thailand
Phu Ruea

Good to visit. Peter, discrimination down twice :) Now ticket only 200 baht for farangs, and 40... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2018
Pho X
via mobile
Read all 72 reviews
193
All photos (193)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good45%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“national park”(4 reviews)
“mist”(2 reviews)
“summit”(3 reviews)
About
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Contact
Phu Ruea 42160, Thailand
Improve This Listing
Reviews (72)
Filter reviews
17 results
Traveller rating
5
5
6
1
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
5
5
6
1
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews national park mist summit person driver car degrees view town tourist peak phu
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 17 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have a nice look over the surroundings and the mist covered valleys. A great view for the early birds.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank schulte_bkk
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

Good to visit. Peter, discrimination down twice :) Now ticket only 200 baht for farangs, and 40 baht for Thai people.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Pho X
Reviewed 8 March 2018

Relly nice and cool up here. The temperature was 8 degrees when we were up there. Awesome view of the sunrise and beautiful landscape view from the peak. You can ride your bike or drive your car up there until you reach the campsite. I...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank eshamzhalim
Reviewed 26 February 2018

How off-putting – the entrance fee for my Thai wife 40 baht and for me, a foreigner 400 baht. I loathe discrimination in all its forms and this happens in all Thai national parks, but I often get in for the Thai price because I...More

Date of experience: February 2018
3  Thank peterbG6465GH
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

A nice national park, who would like to come should make sure your car and your driver or yourselves must be in safe condition with skillful of up-down hill. Aware safety of youselves, family, and others are 1st priority of educated and cultured person must...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank TorpongCh
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

It's nice and cool up here. Beautiful views from the summit. It's a nice drive here from chum phae. We drove to the summit but I believe you can walk. The drive back down was fun.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Lethal1962
Reviewed 28 December 2016

We went straight for the summit. You can hike it I believe, but we chose to drive up. A winding but decent road. There is plenty of parking at a small welcome center there. From there you can either walk or take a songtaew the...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Dave F
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Phu Ruea is said to be the coldest spot in Thailand. It was 15 Celsius so not sure if that's true or not. Although, October is the end of rainy season and we're approaching winter. It was our lucky day because it rained so the...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank AtittanSptns
Reviewed 20 September 2016

I went there on early September that's quite out of season. But the good thing was that there is not much travelers. So every corner you could have photo shoot without other people in the frame. I'm an outdoor person, so I will enjoy to...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Pseudosoma
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

One of the loveliest views from the summit that I have ever seen! Simply breathtaking! You are above the layers if clouds. See more than 180 degrees of panoramic view from the summit, and as far as the eye can see with a view into...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Patlimck
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 3 nearby hotels
Phurua Resort
17 reviews
7.41 km away
Phurua Sanctuary Resort and Spa
6 reviews
8.26 km away
Rung Yen Resort
4 reviews
22.17 km away
Phu Pha Nam Resort
46 reviews
22.99 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 5 nearby restaurants
Krua Dan Nam Chai
5 reviews
30.00 km away
Loei Da Nang
44 reviews
40.19 km away
Phu Rua Phochana
20 reviews
6.92 km away
Phu Ruea Kai Yang
5 reviews
7.33 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 14 nearby attractions
Wat Neramit Wipattasana
38 reviews
35.26 km away
Phu Soi Dao National Park
13 reviews
46.90 km away
Phu Thog
137 reviews
53.28 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Phu Ruea National Park staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines