Karang Hill Tribe in Pala-U village, Hua Hin District, Prachuap Khiri Khan Province was conducted from March 2002 to April 2003. It is found that 117 species, belonged to 98 genera and 53 families, are used by them as medicinal plants (64 species), food plants (31 species), plants for housing and utensils (8 species) and other purposes (14 species). The three largest families that composed of high number of utilized species are Caesalpiniaceae, Labiatae and Zingiberaceae respectively.
Pala-U waterfalls is about 60km west of Hua Hin, towards the mountain ridge that forms a natural border with Burma. This popular waterfall has 16 levels, water flows throughout the year. The multi-tiered waterfall is spectacular, especially in the rainy season. It is set in unspoilt rainforest that teeming with birds, butterflies and all kinds of other wildlife. The third level offers a refreshing swimming hole after the short jungle trek.
Type: Day Tour
Duration: 1 Day
Starts in: Hua Hin
Ends in: Hua Hin
Suitable for: All Ees
Guest will be Pick up from there Hotel and we go on 1h 20min Drive to Karang village also visited the Famous waterfall in Hua Hin.
Arrived at Karang Village The study of plant utilization in daily life of Karang Hill Tribe in Pala-U village.
On the way to Pala-U we stop for Lunch.
Arriving at Pala-U waterfall an 11-tiered waterfall located in the verdant forest area of Kaeng Krachan National Park where various kinds of birds and butterflies are found. Some levels of the waterfall are reachable through trekking trails, of which visitors may be able to spot some wildlife animals and several species of rare birds along the way. The best time to visit the fall is from November to April and to watch the butterflies from 7A.M. to 10A.M. The waterfall can be reached by local transport from Hua Hin for a distance of 63 kilometers.
Return back to your Hotel.
- What Is Included• Transportation.
• Tour guide throughout the trip.
• Meals as specified in the list included.
• Entrance fee.
- What Is Not Included• Tips
• Personal expenses.