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Namtok Chat Trakan National Park

Chattrakarn waterfall, also called Pakrong Waterfall, is situated in Amphur Chattrakarn of Phitsanulok Province. This park protects the streams which form the headwaters of the Nan River. A variety of evergreen forest types are present. Chattrakarn Waterfall, which its beautifull steps, is surrounded by cliffs. Chattrakarn is the waterfall with beautiful sandy beach suit for swimming and recreation. Some of these are inscribed by yet unexplained rock carvings.

Geographical Features

Most of this area is high and complicated mountains. The area has been the main source of many rivers, such as, Park River and Kwaenoy River. The mountains are sandstone especially at the cliff of the waterfall because of the layering of sandstone’s stratum deposited millions of years ago. So the soil in this area is sandy soil because its source is sandstone.

Weather Condition

The weather is comfortable, and consists of three seasons, March to May is summer that temperature is 25-29 degrees Celsius, June to October is the rainy season, and December to February is winter which is very cold at night.

Varieties of Plants and Wild Animals

Consisting of mixed forest and lateritic soil, the area locates on low level. The plants in this area are Siamese sal, Ingyin, Dipterocarpaceae, Ironwood, Buemese ebony and Shorea, for examples. There also have thick forests along the streams, and in areas which are soaked and fertile. The main plants of the thick forests are Yang, Dipterocarpaceae, Fagacear, wild mango, Makhaa Mong, and Lagerstroemia, for examples, and the shrubberies are palm, rattan, and many kinds of bamboo.

Most of wild animals migrate to, and live in neighboring Phumiang - Phutong Animals Conservation Area. The animals found are small-size animals, such as, barking deer, wild boar, jungle fowl, chevrotain, squirrel, chipmunk, and many kinds of bird.


Location and Journey
Namtok Chat Trakan National Park
Mu 3, Ban Pakrong, Chat Trakan Sub-district,, Chat Trakan, Phitsanulok, Thailand   65170
Tel. : 0 5531 6782 (VoIP), 0 5523 7028, 0 55237216   Fax : 0 5523 7028
Head's name : KAMON NUANYAI   Position : Forestry Technical officer,Senior ProfessionalLevl
By Car

Chattrakarn Waterfall and Phu Hin Rongkla National Parks are along the same road. From Nakhon Thai district on Nakhon Thai-Chattragran Road, about 1km before arrival Chattragran district, turn right to highway 1237 for 9 km. From here it is a further 1 km to the Park Headquarter.

By Bus


 
Accommodations

Booking can be arranged through in this website or telephone booking at +66 2562 0760. Reservation can be made 60 days in advance. Payment at Krung Thai Bank Public Company Limited, needs to be done within 2 days after the reservation is being made.

Foreign clients who perform online accommodation booking from outside Thailand must transfer the accommodation fee (except bank service charge) to Krung Thai Bank Public Company Limited, Thailand, account number 039-6-02816-0.

It is important to e-mail The Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation to np_income@dnp.go.th with the following information : 1) Booking Code. 2) Name of booking person as shown in the booking information. and 3) Name of National Park that has been booked. more

Status   = Online Reservation 
Zone Service Name Bed
rooms
Bath
rooms
Guests/
Unit
Price/
Night
Facilities Reserve
Zone 1 1. Chat Trakan 102 (Pung Luang) 3 1 6 1,600  mattress (6.0 feet bed), fan, water heater, vanity table, vacuum bottle , towel
Note : Extra visitors will be charged as follows: bungalow or terrace house 100 baht /person/night, dormitory 50 baht/person/night. Bedding will not be provided.
Zone Zone Name Zone Detail
Zone 1 Chat Trakan 101-102 Bungalow, Headquarters area

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Tourist Attractions
Historical


  

Activities : Historical Sight Seeing   Cave/Geological Touring  

Kradanleg Cliff  About 3 kms. far from the park's Headquarter. It is a cliff with amazing ancient carving in geometric symbol.

Activities : Historical Sight Seeing  

Beautiful Nature

Chattrakarn Waterfall  Chattrakarn Waterfall comprise of 7 different levels. The highest fall about 15 meters, on the first level runs down the cliff to form a round pool of 1.5 rais. Asandy bank was formed beside the pool to make a perfect pinic are a beautiful butterflies also flutter among native trees and orchids grown around the are.

Activities : Nature trail study   Waterfall Traveling  

Khao Chang Luang  

Activities : View  

Najan Waterfall  Najan Waterfall, located in Najan Village, have been discovered recently. It comprise of 5 different stages and the highest falls about 5-6 meters., are in the third stage.

Activities : Waterfall Traveling  

Pha Daeng  

Activities : View  

Pha Ku Ka Waterfall or Na Hin Waterfall  

Activities : Waterfall Traveling  

Facilities

Men's restroom    There are toilets for men.


Women's restroom    There are toilets for women.


Accommodation    Bungalows are also available.


Camping site    National Park provides campground and restaurant for tourists.


Parking    National Park provides parking lot for visitors.


Food services    Restaurant is available in the Park.


Visitor center    Visitor Center is open daily from 8.30 a.m. to 4.30 p.m.


Namtok Chat Trakan National Park
Mu 3, Ban Pakrong, Chat Trakan Sub-district,  Amphur Chat Trakan   Phitsanulok   Thailand 65170
Tel. 0 5531 6782 (VoIP), 0 5523 7028, 0 55237216   Fax 0 5523 7028   E-mail reserve@dnp.go.th