Phu Kradueng National Park, nestled in Thailand’s Loei province, has officially opened its gates to tourists for the season on October 1. The opening ceremony, graced by the Deputy Governor of Loei province, marked the beginning of an eight-month-long tourist season, extending from October to May.
The first day saw over 150 nature enthusiasts stepping into the park, ready to explore the diverse offerings of Phu Kradueng. The ceremony was adorned with cultural performances, setting a vibrant start to the season, followed by an opening trekking activity that allowed visitors to immediately immerse themselves in the natural beauty of the park.
Phu Kradueng National Park is a haven for adventurers and nature lovers. Its landscape is adorned with tall sandstone mountains and expansive flat areas, covering approximately 60 square kilometers.
The park is home to a variety of attractions including cliffs, waterfalls, grassy fields, and a rich diversity of flora and fauna, as reported by the Thai News Agency.
The tourist season is a significant period for the local economy. It not only generates revenue through entrance fees, accommodation bookings, and other services within the park but also benefits the surrounding local businesses. The influx of tourists during this time is a much-anticipated economic boost for the region.
Special events and activities are a hallmark of the tourist season in Phu Kradueng National Park. Guided tours, nature walks, and cultural performances are organized to enhance the visitor experience. These activities provide a deeper understanding and appreciation of the local heritage and the natural environment.
Safety and environmental conservation are paramount in Phu Kradueng National Park. This year, the park has prepared various amenities for tourists including accommodations, camping areas, porter service, and restaurants.
Moreover, there’s a strong emphasis on environmental conservation, with a call for tourists to avoid using foam and plastic packaging within the park.
The park’s official website is a reliable source for the latest updates on opening hours, COVID-19 guidelines, and other essential information. It’s advisable for potential visitors to check the website before planning their trip to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience.