Kid's Stuff

Activities - from Toddlers to Teens

The range of activities in KHAO LAK continues to grow. Any time of year, rain or shine, you will find adventure activities, playgrounds and action tours. Here's few suggestions...

Ages 4 – 12 years

Khao Lak

 

Elephant rides

- Khao Lak National Park
There are a number of elephant camps in and around Khao Lak, Sairung & Preecha perhaps being most suitable for young children.

 

Orchid Garden

- Exhibition of Native Orchids, Artificial Flowers, Orchid Jewellery, Orchid Perfume …

 

 

Asia Safari Park

- Mini Zoo, Orchid Garden

Here you will see how the Mahouts (elephant caretakers) and elephants live and work together.

Group tours by speedboat or Private local snorkeling tour by longtail boat

Chong Fah Waterfall
- Easily accessed by rental jeep or motorcycle this lovely waterfall is located up the road from the highway in Bang Niang leading through Bang Niang Village.

Mini Golf

- 18 Holes of Fun

also located up the road from the highway in Bang Niang leading through Bang Niang Village.

Bang Niang market
- The market opens from about 1pm on each of Monday, Wednesday and Saturday and closes about 7pm
Thai boxing in Bang Niang - Muay-Thai
- watch Thai boxing on Tuesday and Friday nights at the Khao Lak Boxing Stadium near the Khuk Khak Bus Station just north of Bang Niang

 Beyond Khao Lak
Khao Sok National Park
- Stay overnight in Khao Sok National Park, possibly in a tree house. A wonderful experience

Khao Sok National Park

-Elephant trekking, easy treks in the rain forest, tubing and river canoeing

  KHAO SOK RATCHAPRAPA DAM
 AND CHEOW LAN LAKE
Explore the vast lake by longtail boat, visiting some islands and floating raft houses where you can stay overnight. Swim and enjoy canoe rides on the Lake. This trip is highly suitable for nature lovers and children.
Royal MarineTurtle Sacntuary
- located on the Royal Thai Navy
Base at Tab Lamu about 20 minutes away, see baby turtles brought from the Similan Islands to be reared until they are about 1 year old and then released back into the ocean.

or

Marine Conservation Unit
– located in Thai Mueang about 45 minutes away. See full grown turtles, tiny Nemo fish and huge sea groupers as well as beautiful sea anemones.

New private tour: Khao Lak Mangrove Explorers
 "He guides us through the pristine mangrove rivers close to Tap Lamu by his new Longtailboat.
On the way I could go with his kayaks and explore the mangroves with Chris as our guide, then myself."
 
Take a Sea-canoe tour
Take a Sea-canoe tour around and into the caves and hongs in Phang Nga Bay.

Phuket

Splash Jungle Water Park
- Located in the Mai Khao Area of Phuket just after you go onto the island, Phuket’s largest, wettest and wildest Water Park is just an hour from Khao Lak. The park has thrilling rides such as the Boomerango and Superbowl as well as a six-level wave pool and an aqua-play pool for the children or you can just idly float around the 335 metres lazy river.

Gibbon Rehabilitation Project and Education Centre

both located in the Khao Phra Thaew Non-Hunting Area at Bang Pae Waterfall in Phuket.

 

 

Visit the newly refurbished Aquarium at Cape Panwa.

Phuket Aquarium is one of the units under the control of the Phuket Marine Biological Center, the Department of Marine and Coastal Resources and the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment. The aim of the aquarium is to provide knowledge on the diversity of fresh water plants, fish and of coastal and marine life. It is also a source of marine scientific news and information.
The exhibition of underwater life is displayed in tanks which are as beautiful as the natural environment; including sandy beach, rocky shore, coral reef and mangrove habitats.
In the hall, the display is divided into 2 sections, fresh water plants/fish and marine creatures.

 

 

 

Ages 12 – 16 years

Phuket

 

Phuket FantaSea cultural theme show

at Kamala Beach.

Phuket Fantasea Show: Inspired by Thailand's rich and exotic heritage, Phuket FantaSea not only showcases the charm and beauty of Thailand, but also enriches ancient Thai traditions with the wonder of cutting edge technology and special effects.

The result is a stunning 140-acre theme complex, packed with a multitude of activities and entertainment: a festival village with carnivals, games, handicrafts and shopping; a 4,000 seat theme restaurant offering a grand buffet of Thai and international cuisines; and a breath-taking Las Vegas-style theatrical show, where state-of-the-art technology and special effects enhance the grace and beauty of Thailand's Myths, Mysteries and Magic in a wondrous extravaganza certain to delight the whole family.

Schedule

• Dinner time: 18:00 - 20:30

• Show Gate Opens: 20:30 p.m.

• Show Starts: 21:00 p.m.

• Show duration is approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes

• The client is advised to be at the theatre 20 minutes before the show starts

• Park operates 17:30 - 23:30 every day except Thursday.

 

 

 

Go-Kart Speedway in Patong.

 

Bring out your inner Michael Schumacher with a spin around the 600m track of Patong Go-Kart Speedway, 118/5 Vichitsongkram Rd, Kathu - at the base of Patong Hill.

Open daily 10am-7pm. From 390 Baht for 10 minutes.