Salawin National Park is in Sob Mei and Mae Sa-riang, Mae Hong Son Province. Most of this area is in the high mountain, and lowland. The forest is very well reserved. It is in 721.52 sq.km.
It is summer between March-May, rainy in June-October, and winter in November-February
Varieties of Plants and Wild Animals
It is very well reserved and being the water source of Yuam, Salaween, Kong Ka, Mae Ngae, and Han Rivers. There are many kinds of plants such as teak, Xylia xylocarpa (redwood plants), and etc.
There are antelopes, deer, barking deer, tigers, boars, bears, squirrel, chipmunks, gibbons, palm civets, and birds.
From Mae Sarieng, following super highway No 1194 for 4 kilometers, turn at the junction and the park is 4 kilometers from there
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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
Floating down Salaween River In the dry season, the water level will decrease until can see the sand and rocks. Most of the tourists like to sail longtail boats to go sightseeing the view. The first point is end at sob Moei where Moei River connects to Salaween River. Anopther way can go to Ban Tha Dta Fung . It is far from Mae Sarieng for 47 kilometers following super highway No 1194
Salaween River It is very beautiful view especially in the winter will have fog covering along the river and the leaves are changing colors. Besides the river is clearer in the summer so can see white sand. The tourists like to set up the tents on the white sand or sailing the boat to see both sides of the river.
There are toilets for men.
There are toilets for women.
Bungalows are also available at headquarters, 8 km from Mae Sariang Sub-district.
Bungalows are also available at Ranger Station 4 (mae Sam Lab) area, 50 km from headquarters.
Bungalows are also available at Ranger Station 1 (Ban Ta Tar Fung) area, 70 km from headquarters.
Salawin National Park provides camping places for travelers.
1. Headquarters area 200 persons
2. Ranger Station 1 (Ta Tra Fung) area 50 person
3. Ranger Station 3 (Huai Bong) area 150 person
4. Ranger Station 4 (Mae Sam Lab) area 20 person
National Park provides parking lot for visitors.
Restaurant is available in the park at headquarters.
Visitor Center is open daily from 8.30 a.m. to 4.30 p.m.