5 Romantic Spots and Activities in Khao Yai for Couples
Discover Thailand's Khao Yai National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site that's home to tigers, elephants, and more than 300 bird species. Located in the province of Nakhon Ratchasima, Khao Yai is one of the largest protected areas in Southeast Asia. It's also an excellent place for couples to spend time together—whether they're looking for romantic activities or just want somewhere quiet to unwind after exploring rural Thailand. Here are some things you can do with your significant other while visiting this beautiful place:
Marasca Khao Yai is a great place to stay for couples
Marasca Khao Yai is a great place to stay for couples. The hotel is located about 10 kilometres from the park entrance, which makes it easy to visit the park in the morning and come back at night after dinner. The amenities are nice and include an outdoor swimming pool, fitness centre, and spa services.
The rooms are very spacious with private balconies overlooking lush gardens or forest views (if you're lucky). They also have modern amenities like air conditioning and Wi-Fi access so you can use your laptop while enjoying breakfast or cocktails on your balcony.
Room prices start at around $80 per night depending on when you book them during the high season (January through April).
The Elephant Cave
The Elephant Cave is one of the most popular spots in Khao Yai. It's a small cave with a large Buddha statue inside that has been decorated with beautiful paintings and statues of elephants. It's located on top of a mountain, so you can get great views from here as well.
Take a walk through Khao Yai National Park and stop at Wat Tham Phraya Nakhon.
The Elephant Cave is one of the most popular spots in Khao Yai. It's located about two kilometres away from the park headquarters, so you can easily reach it by car or taxi if you don't feel like walking there. The cave itself has Buddha statues inside that make it look like an old temple, but there are also elephants painted on its walls.
Take a day trip to the nearby Pak Chong Dam
Pak Chong Dam is a great place to go for a day trip. Here, you can visit Siam Winery, Pak Chong Chicken Rice, Butterfly Garden and Elephant Village. The Pak Chong Art and Culture Centre also have plenty of activities such as traditional Thai dancing performances or cooking classes where you can learn how to make delicious Thai food.
Visit the Sirindhorn Art Centre for an afternoon of culture and art
The Sirindhorn Art Centre is a great place to learn about Thai culture through art. You can buy souvenirs to take home, or just enjoy the beautiful scenery and peaceful atmosphere. The centre is open every day from 9 am to 5 pm, so you can visit any time of the year.
Khao Yai is a great place for couples to go on holiday. There are plenty of activities to keep you busy, as well as romantic spots where you can relax and enjoy each other's company.