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Nakhon Sawan is a province in central Thailand.  It is located on the Alluvial plain with surrounded by forests in the west and the east.  There are 12 districts and 2 sub-districts – Mueang, Lad Yao, Ta Khli, Chum Saeng, Banpodphisai, Tha Tako, Phayuhakhiri, Phaisan, Nong Bua, Tak Fah, Krok Phra, Khaow Lieang, Mae Wong and Mae Peng.

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There are several regular and air-conditioned busses running daily between Bangkok and Nakhon Sawan. For more information, please contact Bangkok’s Northern Bus Terminal (Mo Chit 2), tel. 66 2279 4484-7 (air-conditioned).

The Northern Line runs many times a day from Bangkok’s Hua Lumphong Station through Nakhon Sawan on its way to Chiang Mai. For more information, please contact the Travel Service Division at tel. 66 2223 7010, 66 223 7020

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Nakhon Sawan is a province in central Thailand.  It is located on the Alluvial plain with surrounded by forests in the west and the east.  There are 12 districts and 2 sub-districts – Mueang, Lad Yao, Ta Khli, Chum Saeng, Banpodphisai, Tha Tako, Phayuhakhiri, Phaisan, Nong Bua, Tak Fah, Krok Phra, Khaow Lieang, Mae Wong and Mae Peng.

Nakhon Sawan Province, also known as Pak Nam Pho, is where the rivers Ping, Wang, Yom, and Nan converge and form the Chao Phraya River, the most important waterway in Thailand.

Nakhon Sawan is in the lower northern part of Thailand between the North and the Central Regions and as such, it is regarded as the doorway to the North and the hub of transportation in the lower North.


Nakhon Sawan is located in the lower north of Thailand and is often referred to as “Pak Nam Pho” a name that refers to the big Pho tree that is located at the mouth of the Chao Phraya, the most important river in Thailand. In fact, Nakhon Sawan is located at the confluence of four rivers: the Ping, Wang, Yom, and Nan, all of which flow into the Chao Phraya.

In addition to the mouth of the Chao Phraya, Nakhon Sawan is home to a number of unique attractions: Nakhon Sawan Tower, atop Khiriwong Temple Hill, contains a shop selling locally made products and features a rooftop viewing platform that overlooks Nakhon Sawan Municipality and has a number of telescopes for visitors interested in astronomy and celestial observation; Bueng Boraphet Aquarium, built in the shape of a traditional Chao Phraya commercial transport boat, was built to commemorate the King’s 80th Birthday and features more than 30 fish tanks, including a 24 meter-long main tank exhibiting more than 100 kinds of freshwater tropical fish; and Bung Boraphet, the largest freshwater swamp in Thailand, which is home to nearly 150 species of animals, including the white-eyed river-martin and tiger perch, and hosts a large number of migratory waterfowl from November to March.

Although not a major center for tourism, Nakhon Sawan has a variety of accommodation options.

Bueng Boraphet :the largest freshwater swamp located in Amphur Tha Tako and Amphur Chum Saeng.  There are over 148 species of floras and animals such as Princess Sirindhorn birds.

Sawan Park : the big public park in the center of Nakornsawan.  It is a place suitable for relaxation, and there is Somboon Swamp which is a natural place to get relaxed.

Chinese God and Goddess Procession : it is a tradition of Chinese men in Nakornsawan which is held every February.

Boat Racing Festival : There are activities such as putting gold sheets on Buddha images, long-tailed boat racing.

Most restaurants on Nakhon Sawan serve a variety of cuisines, including Thai and international foods. Most guesthouse and resorts have restaurants that serve both. The following are some of the restaurants on Nakhon Sawan

Carved ivory, small carved works or marble works are the interesting products.  Moreover, pork and chicken Chinese sausages and milk Chinese pastry are also popular foodstuff of Nakornsawan.

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Nakhon Sawan is a province in central Thailand.  It is located on the Alluvial plain with surrounded by forests in the west and the east.  There are 12 districts and 2 sub-districts – Mueang, Lad Yao, Ta Khli, Chum Saeng, Banpodphisai, Tha Tako, Phayuhakhiri, Phaisan, Nong Bua, Tak Fah, Krok Phra, Khaow Lieang, Mae Wong and Mae Peng.

Nakhon Sawan Province, also known as Pak Nam Pho, is where the rivers Ping, Wang, Yom, and Nan converge and form the Chao Phraya River, the most important waterway in Thailand.

Nakhon Sawan is in the lower northern part of Thailand between the North and the Central Regions and as such, it is regarded as the doorway to the North and the hub of transportation in the lower North.


Nakhon Sawan is located in the lower north of Thailand and is often referred to as “Pak Nam Pho” a name that refers to the big Pho tree that is located at the mouth of the Chao Phraya, the most important river in Thailand. In fact, Nakhon Sawan is located at the confluence of four rivers: the Ping, Wang, Yom, and Nan, all of which flow into the Chao Phraya.

In addition to the mouth of the Chao Phraya, Nakhon Sawan is home to a number of unique attractions: Nakhon Sawan Tower, atop Khiriwong Temple Hill, contains a shop selling locally made products and features a rooftop viewing platform that overlooks Nakhon Sawan Municipality and has a number of telescopes for visitors interested in astronomy and celestial observation; Bueng Boraphet Aquarium, built in the shape of a traditional Chao Phraya commercial transport boat, was built to commemorate the King’s 80th Birthday and features more than 30 fish tanks, including a 24 meter-long main tank exhibiting more than 100 kinds of freshwater tropical fish; and Bung Boraphet, the largest freshwater swamp in Thailand, which is home to nearly 150 species of animals, including the white-eyed river-martin and tiger perch, and hosts a large number of migratory waterfowl from November to March.

Although not a major center for tourism, Nakhon Sawan has a variety of accommodation options.

Bueng Boraphet :the largest freshwater swamp located in Amphur Tha Tako and Amphur Chum Saeng.  There are over 148 species of floras and animals such as Princess Sirindhorn birds.

Sawan Park : the big public park in the center of Nakornsawan.  It is a place suitable for relaxation, and there is Somboon Swamp which is a natural place to get relaxed.

Chinese God and Goddess Procession : it is a tradition of Chinese men in Nakornsawan which is held every February.

Boat Racing Festival : There are activities such as putting gold sheets on Buddha images, long-tailed boat racing.

Most restaurants on Nakhon Sawan serve a variety of cuisines, including Thai and international foods. Most guesthouse and resorts have restaurants that serve both. The following are some of the restaurants on Nakhon Sawan

Carved ivory, small carved works or marble works are the interesting products.  Moreover, pork and chicken Chinese sausages and milk Chinese pastry are also popular foodstuff of Nakornsawan.

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Nakhon Sawan is a province in central Thailand.  It is located on the Alluvial plain with surrounded by forests in the west and the east.  There are 12 districts and 2 sub-districts – Mueang, Lad Yao, Ta Khli, Chum Saeng, Banpodphisai, Tha Tako, Phayuhakhiri, Phaisan, Nong Bua, Tak Fah, Krok Phra, Khaow Lieang, Mae Wong and Mae Peng.

Nakhon Sawan Province, also known as Pak Nam Pho, is where the rivers Ping, Wang, Yom, and Nan converge and form the Chao Phraya River, the most important waterway in Thailand.

Nakhon Sawan is in the lower northern part of Thailand between the North and the Central Regions and as such, it is regarded as the doorway to the North and the hub of transportation in the lower North.


Nakhon Sawan is located in the lower north of Thailand and is often referred to as “Pak Nam Pho” a name that refers to the big Pho tree that is located at the mouth of the Chao Phraya, the most important river in Thailand. In fact, Nakhon Sawan is located at the confluence of four rivers: the Ping, Wang, Yom, and Nan, all of which flow into the Chao Phraya.

In addition to the mouth of the Chao Phraya, Nakhon Sawan is home to a number of unique attractions: Nakhon Sawan Tower, atop Khiriwong Temple Hill, contains a shop selling locally made products and features a rooftop viewing platform that overlooks Nakhon Sawan Municipality and has a number of telescopes for visitors interested in astronomy and celestial observation; Bueng Boraphet Aquarium, built in the shape of a traditional Chao Phraya commercial transport boat, was built to commemorate the King’s 80th Birthday and features more than 30 fish tanks, including a 24 meter-long main tank exhibiting more than 100 kinds of freshwater tropical fish; and Bung Boraphet, the largest freshwater swamp in Thailand, which is home to nearly 150 species of animals, including the white-eyed river-martin and tiger perch, and hosts a large number of migratory waterfowl from November to March.

Although not a major center for tourism, Nakhon Sawan has a variety of accommodation options.

Bueng Boraphet :the largest freshwater swamp located in Amphur Tha Tako and Amphur Chum Saeng.  There are over 148 species of floras and animals such as Princess Sirindhorn birds.

Sawan Park : the big public park in the center of Nakornsawan.  It is a place suitable for relaxation, and there is Somboon Swamp which is a natural place to get relaxed.

Chinese God and Goddess Procession : it is a tradition of Chinese men in Nakornsawan which is held every February.

Boat Racing Festival : There are activities such as putting gold sheets on Buddha images, long-tailed boat racing.

Most restaurants on Nakhon Sawan serve a variety of cuisines, including Thai and international foods. Most guesthouse and resorts have restaurants that serve both. The following are some of the restaurants on Nakhon Sawan

Carved ivory, small carved works or marble works are the interesting products.  Moreover, pork and chicken Chinese sausages and milk Chinese pastry are also popular foodstuff of Nakornsawan.

Nakhon Sawan is a province in central Thailand.  It is located on the Alluvial plain with surrounded by forests in the west and the east.  There are 12 districts and 2 sub-districts – Mueang, Lad Yao, Ta Khli, Chum Saeng, Banpodphisai, Tha Tako, Phayuhakhiri, Phaisan, Nong Bua, Tak Fah, Krok Phra, Khaow Lieang, Mae Wong and Mae Peng.

Nakhon Sawan Province, also known as Pak Nam Pho, is where the rivers Ping, Wang, Yom, and Nan converge and form the Chao Phraya River, the most important waterway in Thailand.

Nakhon Sawan is in the lower northern part of Thailand between the North and the Central Regions and as such, it is regarded as the doorway to the North and the hub of transportation in the lower North.


Nakhon Sawan is located in the lower north of Thailand and is often referred to as “Pak Nam Pho” a name that refers to the big Pho tree that is located at the mouth of the Chao Phraya, the most important river in Thailand. In fact, Nakhon Sawan is located at the confluence of four rivers: the Ping, Wang, Yom, and Nan, all of which flow into the Chao Phraya.

In addition to the mouth of the Chao Phraya, Nakhon Sawan is home to a number of unique attractions: Nakhon Sawan Tower, atop Khiriwong Temple Hill, contains a shop selling locally made products and features a rooftop viewing platform that overlooks Nakhon Sawan Municipality and has a number of telescopes for visitors interested in astronomy and celestial observation; Bueng Boraphet Aquarium, built in the shape of a traditional Chao Phraya commercial transport boat, was built to commemorate the King’s 80th Birthday and features more than 30 fish tanks, including a 24 meter-long main tank exhibiting more than 100 kinds of freshwater tropical fish; and Bung Boraphet, the largest freshwater swamp in Thailand, which is home to nearly 150 species of animals, including the white-eyed river-martin and tiger perch, and hosts a large number of migratory waterfowl from November to March.

Although not a major center for tourism, Nakhon Sawan has a variety of accommodation options.

Bueng Boraphet :the largest freshwater swamp located in Amphur Tha Tako and Amphur Chum Saeng.  There are over 148 species of floras and animals such as Princess Sirindhorn birds.

Sawan Park : the big public park in the center of Nakornsawan.  It is a place suitable for relaxation, and there is Somboon Swamp which is a natural place to get relaxed.

Chinese God and Goddess Procession : it is a tradition of Chinese men in Nakornsawan which is held every February.

Boat Racing Festival : There are activities such as putting gold sheets on Buddha images, long-tailed boat racing.

Most restaurants on Nakhon Sawan serve a variety of cuisines, including Thai and international foods. Most guesthouse and resorts have restaurants that serve both. The following are some of the restaurants on Nakhon Sawan

Carved ivory, small carved works or marble works are the interesting products.  Moreover, pork and chicken Chinese sausages and milk Chinese pastry are also popular foodstuff of Nakornsawan.

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Nakhon Sawan is a province in central Thailand.  It is located on the Alluvial plain with surrounded by forests in the west and the east.  There are 12 districts and 2 sub-districts – Mueang, Lad Yao, Ta Khli, Chum Saeng, Banpodphisai, Tha Tako, Phayuhakhiri, Phaisan, Nong Bua, Tak Fah, Krok Phra, Khaow Lieang, Mae Wong and Mae Peng.

Nakhon Sawan Province, also known as Pak Nam Pho, is where the rivers Ping, Wang, Yom, and Nan converge and form the Chao Phraya River, the most important waterway in Thailand.

Nakhon Sawan is in the lower northern part of Thailand between the North and the Central Regions and as such, it is regarded as the doorway to the North and the hub of transportation in the lower North.


Nakhon Sawan is located in the lower north of Thailand and is often referred to as “Pak Nam Pho” a name that refers to the big Pho tree that is located at the mouth of the Chao Phraya, the most important river in Thailand. In fact, Nakhon Sawan is located at the confluence of four rivers: the Ping, Wang, Yom, and Nan, all of which flow into the Chao Phraya.

In addition to the mouth of the Chao Phraya, Nakhon Sawan is home to a number of unique attractions: Nakhon Sawan Tower, atop Khiriwong Temple Hill, contains a shop selling locally made products and features a rooftop viewing platform that overlooks Nakhon Sawan Municipality and has a number of telescopes for visitors interested in astronomy and celestial observation; Bueng Boraphet Aquarium, built in the shape of a traditional Chao Phraya commercial transport boat, was built to commemorate the King’s 80th Birthday and features more than 30 fish tanks, including a 24 meter-long main tank exhibiting more than 100 kinds of freshwater tropical fish; and Bung Boraphet, the largest freshwater swamp in Thailand, which is home to nearly 150 species of animals, including the white-eyed river-martin and tiger perch, and hosts a large number of migratory waterfowl from November to March.

Although not a major center for tourism, Nakhon Sawan has a variety of accommodation options.

Bueng Boraphet :the largest freshwater swamp located in Amphur Tha Tako and Amphur Chum Saeng.  There are over 148 species of floras and animals such as Princess Sirindhorn birds.

Sawan Park : the big public park in the center of Nakornsawan.  It is a place suitable for relaxation, and there is Somboon Swamp which is a natural place to get relaxed.

Chinese God and Goddess Procession : it is a tradition of Chinese men in Nakornsawan which is held every February.

Boat Racing Festival : There are activities such as putting gold sheets on Buddha images, long-tailed boat racing.

Most restaurants on Nakhon Sawan serve a variety of cuisines, including Thai and international foods. Most guesthouse and resorts have restaurants that serve both. The following are some of the restaurants on Nakhon Sawan

Carved ivory, small carved works or marble works are the interesting products.  Moreover, pork and chicken Chinese sausages and milk Chinese pastry are also popular foodstuff of Nakornsawan.

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Nakhon Sawan is a province in central Thailand.  It is located on the Alluvial plain with surrounded by forests in the west and the east.  There are 12 districts and 2 sub-districts – Mueang, Lad Yao, Ta Khli, Chum Saeng, Banpodphisai, Tha Tako, Phayuhakhiri, Phaisan, Nong Bua, Tak Fah, Krok Phra, Khaow Lieang, Mae Wong and Mae Peng.

Nakhon Sawan Province, also known as Pak Nam Pho, is where the rivers Ping, Wang, Yom, and Nan converge and form the Chao Phraya River, the most important waterway in Thailand.

Nakhon Sawan is in the lower northern part of Thailand between the North and the Central Regions and as such, it is regarded as the doorway to the North and the hub of transportation in the lower North.


Nakhon Sawan is located in the lower north of Thailand and is often referred to as “Pak Nam Pho” a name that refers to the big Pho tree that is located at the mouth of the Chao Phraya, the most important river in Thailand. In fact, Nakhon Sawan is located at the confluence of four rivers: the Ping, Wang, Yom, and Nan, all of which flow into the Chao Phraya.

In addition to the mouth of the Chao Phraya, Nakhon Sawan is home to a number of unique attractions: Nakhon Sawan Tower, atop Khiriwong Temple Hill, contains a shop selling locally made products and features a rooftop viewing platform that overlooks Nakhon Sawan Municipality and has a number of telescopes for visitors interested in astronomy and celestial observation; Bueng Boraphet Aquarium, built in the shape of a traditional Chao Phraya commercial transport boat, was built to commemorate the King’s 80th Birthday and features more than 30 fish tanks, including a 24 meter-long main tank exhibiting more than 100 kinds of freshwater tropical fish; and Bung Boraphet, the largest freshwater swamp in Thailand, which is home to nearly 150 species of animals, including the white-eyed river-martin and tiger perch, and hosts a large number of migratory waterfowl from November to March.

Although not a major center for tourism, Nakhon Sawan has a variety of accommodation options.

Bueng Boraphet :the largest freshwater swamp located in Amphur Tha Tako and Amphur Chum Saeng.  There are over 148 species of floras and animals such as Princess Sirindhorn birds.

Sawan Park : the big public park in the center of Nakornsawan.  It is a place suitable for relaxation, and there is Somboon Swamp which is a natural place to get relaxed.

Chinese God and Goddess Procession : it is a tradition of Chinese men in Nakornsawan which is held every February.

Boat Racing Festival : There are activities such as putting gold sheets on Buddha images, long-tailed boat racing.

Most restaurants on Nakhon Sawan serve a variety of cuisines, including Thai and international foods. Most guesthouse and resorts have restaurants that serve both. The following are some of the restaurants on Nakhon Sawan

Carved ivory, small carved works or marble works are the interesting products.  Moreover, pork and chicken Chinese sausages and milk Chinese pastry are also popular foodstuff of Nakornsawan.

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Nakhon Sawan is a province in central Thailand.  It is located on the Alluvial plain with surrounded by forests in the west and the east.  There are 12 districts and 2 sub-districts – Mueang, Lad Yao, Ta Khli, Chum Saeng, Banpodphisai, Tha Tako, Phayuhakhiri, Phaisan, Nong Bua, Tak Fah, Krok Phra, Khaow Lieang, Mae Wong and Mae Peng.

Nakhon Sawan Province, also known as Pak Nam Pho, is where the rivers Ping, Wang, Yom, and Nan converge and form the Chao Phraya River, the most important waterway in Thailand.

Nakhon Sawan is in the lower northern part of Thailand between the North and the Central Regions and as such, it is regarded as the doorway to the North and the hub of transportation in the lower North.


Nakhon Sawan is located in the lower north of Thailand and is often referred to as “Pak Nam Pho” a name that refers to the big Pho tree that is located at the mouth of the Chao Phraya, the most important river in Thailand. In fact, Nakhon Sawan is located at the confluence of four rivers: the Ping, Wang, Yom, and Nan, all of which flow into the Chao Phraya.

In addition to the mouth of the Chao Phraya, Nakhon Sawan is home to a number of unique attractions: Nakhon Sawan Tower, atop Khiriwong Temple Hill, contains a shop selling locally made products and features a rooftop viewing platform that overlooks Nakhon Sawan Municipality and has a number of telescopes for visitors interested in astronomy and celestial observation; Bueng Boraphet Aquarium, built in the shape of a traditional Chao Phraya commercial transport boat, was built to commemorate the King’s 80th Birthday and features more than 30 fish tanks, including a 24 meter-long main tank exhibiting more than 100 kinds of freshwater tropical fish; and Bung Boraphet, the largest freshwater swamp in Thailand, which is home to nearly 150 species of animals, including the white-eyed river-martin and tiger perch, and hosts a large number of migratory waterfowl from November to March.

Although not a major center for tourism, Nakhon Sawan has a variety of accommodation options.

Bueng Boraphet :the largest freshwater swamp located in Amphur Tha Tako and Amphur Chum Saeng.  There are over 148 species of floras and animals such as Princess Sirindhorn birds.

Sawan Park : the big public park in the center of Nakornsawan.  It is a place suitable for relaxation, and there is Somboon Swamp which is a natural place to get relaxed.

Chinese God and Goddess Procession : it is a tradition of Chinese men in Nakornsawan which is held every February.

Boat Racing Festival : There are activities such as putting gold sheets on Buddha images, long-tailed boat racing.

Most restaurants on Nakhon Sawan serve a variety of cuisines, including Thai and international foods. Most guesthouse and resorts have restaurants that serve both. The following are some of the restaurants on Nakhon Sawan

Carved ivory, small carved works or marble works are the interesting products.  Moreover, pork and chicken Chinese sausages and milk Chinese pastry are also popular foodstuff of Nakornsawan.

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Nakhon Sawan is a province in central Thailand.  It is located on the Alluvial plain with surrounded by forests in the west and the east.  There are 12 districts and 2 sub-districts – Mueang, Lad Yao, Ta Khli, Chum Saeng, Banpodphisai, Tha Tako, Phayuhakhiri, Phaisan, Nong Bua, Tak Fah, Krok Phra, Khaow Lieang, Mae Wong and Mae Peng.

Nakhon Sawan Province, also known as Pak Nam Pho, is where the rivers Ping, Wang, Yom, and Nan converge and form the Chao Phraya River, the most important waterway in Thailand.

Nakhon Sawan is in the lower northern part of Thailand between the North and the Central Regions and as such, it is regarded as the doorway to the North and the hub of transportation in the lower North.


Nakhon Sawan is located in the lower north of Thailand and is often referred to as “Pak Nam Pho” a name that refers to the big Pho tree that is located at the mouth of the Chao Phraya, the most important river in Thailand. In fact, Nakhon Sawan is located at the confluence of four rivers: the Ping, Wang, Yom, and Nan, all of which flow into the Chao Phraya.

In addition to the mouth of the Chao Phraya, Nakhon Sawan is home to a number of unique attractions: Nakhon Sawan Tower, atop Khiriwong Temple Hill, contains a shop selling locally made products and features a rooftop viewing platform that overlooks Nakhon Sawan Municipality and has a number of telescopes for visitors interested in astronomy and celestial observation; Bueng Boraphet Aquarium, built in the shape of a traditional Chao Phraya commercial transport boat, was built to commemorate the King’s 80th Birthday and features more than 30 fish tanks, including a 24 meter-long main tank exhibiting more than 100 kinds of freshwater tropical fish; and Bung Boraphet, the largest freshwater swamp in Thailand, which is home to nearly 150 species of animals, including the white-eyed river-martin and tiger perch, and hosts a large number of migratory waterfowl from November to March.

Although not a major center for tourism, Nakhon Sawan has a variety of accommodation options.

Bueng Boraphet :the largest freshwater swamp located in Amphur Tha Tako and Amphur Chum Saeng.  There are over 148 species of floras and animals such as Princess Sirindhorn birds.

Sawan Park : the big public park in the center of Nakornsawan.  It is a place suitable for relaxation, and there is Somboon Swamp which is a natural place to get relaxed.

Chinese God and Goddess Procession : it is a tradition of Chinese men in Nakornsawan which is held every February.

Boat Racing Festival : There are activities such as putting gold sheets on Buddha images, long-tailed boat racing.

Most restaurants on Nakhon Sawan serve a variety of cuisines, including Thai and international foods. Most guesthouse and resorts have restaurants that serve both. The following are some of the restaurants on Nakhon Sawan

Carved ivory, small carved works or marble works are the interesting products.  Moreover, pork and chicken Chinese sausages and milk Chinese pastry are also popular foodstuff of Nakornsawan.