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My first time in Pai, Pai River is wonderful. I will be back to visit Pai River for sure. I love... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2018
Ko Samui, Thailand
Beautiful quiet place for walks

The section of the river close to the main town is quite bright and lively with restaurants on the... read more

Reviewed 28 December 2017
Lets W
Western Australia, Australia
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Reviewed 7 December 2018

Just being in this beautiful valley is magical, and then there is this wonderful, wide river..the Pai River..Filling the valley with much needed water.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank charley48
Reviewed 10 September 2018

The river in Pai has a whole host of guesthouses and bungalows along the riverbanks. There is also a nice restaurant near the bamboo bridge, which looks upmarket but is actually no more expensive than anywhere else. A large beer costs 100 baht if you...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Never set up a tour with pai expert travel company!!! They are so iresponsibale. Yesterday we went tubing with them. They offered a good price of 250 bat per person. I told them i'm a bad swimer and they promise an 8 kilometer and 2...More

Date of experience: August 2018
6  Thank einatdaniel123
Reviewed 19 July 2018

Grab yourself some cold beers and a tube and float down the Pai river. It will be fun but you cannot compare it to Vang Vieng, Laos. I hope yopu don't mind floating dead animals...

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank AxH89
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

I was led to believe this was a safe and fun leisurely activity. To my horror, I was wrong. From start to finish I was left nervous and unknowing. The river was dirty, polluted and full of dangerous wildlife. At one point we even saw...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank kattz2018
Reviewed 21 May 2018

My first time in Pai, Pai River is wonderful. I will be back to visit Pai River for sure. I love to stay near the river ...

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank LadySamui
Reviewed 22 February 2018

This is the reason we come to Pai to enjoy the peace and quiet of the river and the countryside for a few days. Our resort Loess Pai Resort overlooked this on the quiet side of town and we looked onto this river for breakfast...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank SuzannahA
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

the Pai River is great during the wet season when the river has a large flow of water and is suitable for tubing and rafting ... in the dry season it is barely a creek however when you are in Pai it's still a nice...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank mikemV3470VD
Reviewed 28 December 2017

The section of the river close to the main town is quite bright and lively with restaurants on the sides and we had a nice experience of having lunch by the riverside. Besides, before hitting to the hotel, it offers a nice evening walk.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Lets W
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Nice place to have a walk or a quick drink or some food. Wasn’t amazing but still somewhere nice to be.

Date of experience: December 2017
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