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Well Worth the Hike

This truly does take 2.5 hours each way (up and down), so plan accordingly. Truly wisest to start... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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A diffficult hike but worth the effort

This is a very tough hike. Me and my husband are in our late fifties, overweight, not very fit... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Grace S
Deeside, United Kingdom
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Nong Thale, Krabi Town, Thailand
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All reviews tough hike lots of water coming down hiking shoes start early steep incline tree roots flip flops mosquito repellent national park drinking water take your time worth the effort trail wildlife litre doable
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This truly does take 2.5 hours each way (up and down), so plan accordingly. Truly wisest to start by 9:30am at the latest; if you hit rain the hike will be longer. This is an absolutely gorgeous hike, but if you have any knee, ankle...More

Thank Hercegl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very tough hike. Me and my husband are in our late fifties, overweight, not very fit, but used to walking in the Welsh hills near where we live. We decided to try this trail because we were staying at the Amari Vogue...More

1  Thank Grace S
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful trail even though we didn’t see much view (foggy and cloudy) but it was worth the trek! U will experience many tropical plantation in the area) 8k seems much tougher here lol

1  Thank Tum T
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

So I dont do many reviews any more but thought I would do a full explanation as these are answers I wanted before I did the trip. First of what do you need to take? I would suggest 2L of water, bug spray, a change...More

8  Thank Joe L
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

I trekked up the mountain with two friends in rainy season but it didn’t rain and was hot and VERY humid. We saw reviews saying the trek was really easy....we disagreed. It could possibly be the down to us being unfit, but we saw some...More

2  Thank Ellie C
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Went solo but met a tremendous friend who went up with me. 1H motorcycle ride from Ao Nang followed by a tiring 2.5H hike up. Covering ~ 550M vertically and 5Km horizontal (for a 1 way up). Bring plenty of water, go in the early...More

Thank RodrickL9
Reviewed 10 July 2018

it was 2 hrs hiking to the top but the views were absolutely amazing, you can see small islands from the top, although go with comfortable trainers do not try to go with slippers and pls take some water because you will really need it

Thank Saida U
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

At first we were afraid that it would be raining on the day of our hike, but luckily it drizzled just a lil bit early in the morning and stopped. The path was still a lil bit slippery, luckily we had proper shoes on. We...More

6  Thank PingPing25
Reviewed 20 June 2018

Not the easiest of walks, but the pay-off at the top is worth it. Climbed it last week in the "Green" season, quite hard going in the heat and humidity. Take plenty of water and if you do stop for a breather you'll enjoy the...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

I ran/hiked up this steep hill in 41:44. Would love to return to get a sub-40 minute time. Views at the top are beautiful. Park rangers are friendly. There’s water and drinks available for purchase at the trailhead. I would encourage you to leave a...More

Thank RunLympyRun
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Declan O
25 September 2018|
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Response from Hercegl | Reviewed this property |
The park closes at 3pm, and there's a reason for that - you do NOT want try that descent in the dark. The rangers would definitely not allow sunset hikes.
28 June 2018|
Response from 39sidharths | Reviewed this property |
Please check the weather and avoid at all costs if its rainy because the trek is slippery at many spots. hiking solo is not a problem at all, it is a very short trek. do not forget to carry a few energy bars and a bottle of... More