Kantang Hot Spring is at Mu 7, Tambon Nam Ron, accessible through a drive from Kantang (kilometer 10 marker). A visit to Kantang Hot Springs gets you a chance to relax in one of a very few hot springs founded in Thailand. The temperature of 60 degree celsius helps release stress and muscle tensions. It is growing in importance as an attraction for tourists concerned with their health.
Kantang Hot Spring Forest Park is located at Ban Kuan Daeng, Moo 7, Boh Nam Ron subdistrict, Kantang district, Trang province. It is in the national sanctuary which covers Khao Whang forest, Kuan Daeng forest and Nam Rab forest. The altogether area is 80,000 square meters. The Royal Forest Department announced this park as the forest park on
9th June 2006. Kantang Hot Spring forest Park is the plain area. The forest is tropical rain forest with humid while some areas are swamp where you can find water all time. There are abundant of plants and animals. The forest condition is medium fertile. Some plants that can be seen here are rubber, Takian, Wha, wild rose apple, Tung Fah, Kor, Daeng Kuan, Kradoan, Tuanghon, Waii, Lumpi, palm and orchid. Animals that can be seen are Cynogale benettiis, Dusky leaf monkeys, mouse deer, wild chicken and different species of birds, frogs, raninidaes and snakes. Inside the park there are the following tourist attractions: 1.Kuan Daeng Hot Spring Kuan Daeng hot spring was developed into three hot springs. The water temperatures are 70, 40 and 20Celius respectively. They are used for entertaining and tourism facilities. The park allows tourists and people to dip their feet and take a hot shower for good health. There are nine shower rooms and hot spring rooms for privacy, one hot spring
for dipping the feet and one public hot spring room. 2.Nature Study Route
The area around hot spring’s swamp and tropical rain forest are developed into three nature routes for studying plants and wildlife animals. The distances are 500, 750 and 2,000 meters respectively. They are used for study and research the diversity of biology, entertainment and tourism. How to get there
- To go to Kantang Hot Spring forest Park, if you travel by your own car, drive along Highway Number 403 (Trang-Kantang). When you reach Kantang municipality, take the engine raft to Ban Tha Som. then from Ban Tah Som, drive for 2 kilometers. Turn left and drive for around 6 kilometers. When you reach Kantang Hot Spring Forest Park entrance, turn right according to the signboard and drive around 2 kilometers and you will reach Kantang Hot Spring Forest Park office.
- Tourists or people who wish to use hot spring service for good health or to walk along the nature route, please contact Kantang Hot Spring Forest Park, Noh Nam Ron subdistrict, Kantang district, Trang province, Tel 082-289-9211 or 089-724-6247 for more information.
- Hot Spring Hot Spring : Address,Mu 7 Ban Khuan Daeng, Tambon Bo Nam Ron, Amphoe Kantang, Trang
- TELEPHONE :08 6470 4425, 08 9724 6247, 0 7535 6780 #352
Map of Kantang Hot Spring