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“water lilies”(3 reviews)
“boat trip”(3 reviews)
“bird life”(2 reviews)
Bung Boraphet Amphoe Mueang, Nakhon Sawan, Thailand
+66 56 227 874
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is one giant swamp! Best is you visit in the morning to take a sightseeing boat to see water lilies and birds. It’s quite cool in morning ( February).

Thank Pattara P
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Children were on their vacation. So this was a good experience for them. Enjoyed the aquarium & the lovely boat ride,watching different kinds of birds around there.

Thank Bella1411
Reviewed 13 August 2018

I made the trip when there were little migratory birds, and the water lilies & lotuses were not in full bloom. When the timing is right, this lake must indeed be quite amazing, especially at sunrise or sunset. I skirted around some part of the...More

Thank Poo Lin S
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Bung Boraphet is a large lake in Nakhon Sawan Province. Unfortunately, though, there is nothing more than water to see. While it is free to park at the edge of the water near the Tourist Center (on Route 225), there is not much to see...More

Thank Rick B
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

"Tourist Attraction" indicated on big panels on the highway. We paid 480 Bhat for 2 adults and our driver. And then—big disappointment: nobody speaks english, no written information about the birds nesting on the lake in english, no glasses available (though promised on the towers)....More

Thank Myriam T
Reviewed 22 December 2017

A large natural lake with much wildlife, especially birds. It is about 10 kilometres from the city ofNakhon Sawan

Thank Terence B
Reviewed 25 November 2017

Birds, birds, birds... A lot of them. It is impressing, but when no-one can tell you about them, and the driver just - eh, drive - it is probably not very much you can got out of it. But a lot of birds, yes.

Thank NordicWalkabout
Reviewed 22 August 2017

This is a rather special place. A boat trip across this lake enabled us to witness some amazing things. Water lilies and lotus flowers as well as other delightful plants, grow in profusion. The lake is surrounded by islands with trees and other bushes which...More

1  Thank Honey4Tea
Reviewed 31 July 2017

239 in Thai means few steps. This is the distant from Bangkok to Nakhon Sawan a gateway city to Northern Thailand. The city is very lively during Chinese New Year with Dragon show and big parade. The city is also where the great Chao Phraya...More

2  Thank Uthaipat R
Reviewed 3 May 2017

I drove down to Bung Boraphet from Chiangmai with the sole purpose of birding. I arranged for a boat to take me out early morning along the waterways of the lake. The price was very reasonable and the boatman was very knowledgeable about the bird...More

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