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Ngao Mangrove Forest Research Centre

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Amazing mangrove forest in Thailand

It was my first time to experience the mangrove. The air was very fresh. Because of the forest, the... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2018
cateaway
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Bangkok, Thailand
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Unspoiled and something unique

The place is managed on a high scientific level. Mangroves are vanishing, but they can be the... read more

Reviewed 9 February 2018
posteo
,
Rome, Italy
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15 Mar 2018
“Amazing mangrove forest in Thailand”
8 Feb 2018
“Unspoiled and something unique”
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185 Mu 4 Ban Lang, Tambon Ngao, Ranong, Thailand
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Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

It was my first time to experience the mangrove. The air was very fresh. Because of the forest, the temperature was a bit cooler than in the city. We enjoyed seeing small fishes and water trace. The officers of this research centre gave us sticks...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank cateaway
Reviewed 9 February 2018

The place is managed on a high scientific level. Mangroves are vanishing, but they can be the answer to polluted or salty water. If you are not interested in this, enjoy the endemic monkeys and the strange natural smell. You walk through untouched nature on...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank posteo
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Great to see up close the Mangroves, also see wildlife, make sure you go well before night fall. It is very peaceful and would recommend this as a must see

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank John12063
Reviewed 2 December 2016

If there's one thing absolutely clear, it's the vibe coming from the mangrove forest saying humans have no business being here. If you fell from the wooden bridge, particularly at night, and had to make your way out of the forest, you couldn't do it....More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank Ping C
Reviewed 8 November 2016

We were a bit afraid to not be able to find the place but there are a few signs to 'Forest Research Center' along the road and the basic directions are: It is located southward from Ranong along Highway 4, you'll need to U-turn and...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Kateryna_r
Reviewed 4 May 2016

After reading the previous review we decided to visit this amazing centre. Don't rely on google maps as we couldn't find it the first time. The access road runs along side the 'bald hill' attraction - on the right leaving Ranong southbound. A u turn...More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank BiffaChristchurch
Reviewed 5 October 2015

The research area is quite vast! We had an excellent time wandering around the boardwalk even though a monkey stole our audio device.

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank OppTravelers
Reviewed 5 July 2014

Take a walk or spend a nite, eat good food, look at great nature, see the Bald or green hills a x. Just enjoy, that is what I do. Water fall. Say hello to the locals, smile and be happy. Just be there. Present now))

Date of experience: July 2014
Thank Jan Olaf R
Reviewed 21 July 2013

Very nice to have the opportunity to really walk in a mangrove forest. Wooden sidewalks. Many monkeys

Date of experience: August 2012
Thank Eco-Logic_Resort
Reviewed 11 June 2013

it is nice if you want some nature and green around you... walk around and see the animals (king fishers, reptiles and monkeys..) rent a motorcycle to get there!!

Date of experience: June 2013
Thank EmmaBregonje
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