Kamphaeng Phet Province and Kamphaeng Phet City

Kamphaeng Phet Province, Thailand

Information and history of Kamphaeng Phet Province

Kamphaeng Phet is a province in the upper central region of Thailand. It has an area of approximately 8,607 square kilometers. Approximately 521 kilometers from Pattaya, it is a province adjacent to the north. Going clockwise includes Sukhothai Province. Phitsanulok Province Phichit Province Nakhon Sawan Province and Tak Province Kamphaeng Phet Province is an old city that is considered to be of historical importance. It is the location of many ancient cities such as Chakangrao and Nakhon Chum, in which Kamphaeng Phet in the past was an outpost of Sukhothai. to always receive the wars of the past Currently, Kamphaeng Phet Province is one of the historical tourism centers. Because there are many old historical sites built with laterite included in Kamphaeng Phet Historical Park. And has begun to develop continuously until it becomes a city that is even more fertile. By developing more tourist attractions Variety of plants Build many schools, transportation and much more.

Location and territory

North connects with Wang Chao District, Tak Province and Kirimat District. Sukhothai Province

Southern contact with Banphot Phisai District. Nakhon Sawan Province

East direction Contact with Bang Rakam District Phitsanulok Province and Pho Thale District Phichit Province

The west connects with Umphang District. Tak Province

Motto of Kamphaeng Phet Province

Amulet treasury, city of strong people, large laterite, sweet egg bananas, Lan Krabue oil. Famous World Heritage

Symbol of Kamphaeng Phet Province

Provincial flag It is rectangular in shape and has three colored backgrounds: yellow, red, and leaf green. There is a picture of the Kamphaeng Phet provincial seal in the middle of the red stripe.

The provincial tree is the Siyat Kaen tree.

The provincial flower is the Phikun flower.

Traditions of Kamphaeng Phet Province

Tradition of Nop Phra - playing songs

Thai Sart Festival tradition Khai Banana Muang Kamphaeng Phet

Noodle eating festival. Travel to Kamphaeng Phet city.

Lam Ping River traditional long boat race. Kamphaeng Phet Province Compete for the royal trophy His Majesty the King

Crawfish Eating Festival

Important places of Kamphaeng Phet Province

Important places and tourist attractions

Kamphaeng Phet Historical Park

National Museum Kamphaeng Phet

Khlong Lan National Park

Khlong Wang Chao National Park

Khao Sanam Phriang Wildlife Sanctuary

Hill Tribe Cultural Center Khlong Lan District

Traveling from Pattaya to Kamphaeng Phet

Private car

Traveling using a private car. You can choose to travel in many routes. From Pattaya to Kamphaeng Phet It will take approximately 5-6 hours to travel.

Charter taxi

Travel using chartered taxis. The price must be agreed upon between the driver and passenger. At what price do passengers want to charter? Or the driver is charged according to the number of kilometers, 8 baht per kilometer.


Traveling by bus There will be many companies providing services. Each company has different prices. The service will be available in both normal and VIP levels. Prices start at around 450-550 baht per person, but in the VIP level, prices start at around 550-700 baht per person. Travel time is approximately 7-8 hours.


Traveling by bus. If traveling by van There will be service points at various points such as South Pattaya intersection, Jomtien, Central Pattaya, North Pattaya and at various points. From Pattaya, the fare will be approximately 150 baht per person. From Pattaya to Mo Chit, the travel time is 2-3 hours and you will have to transfer to a car at Mo Chit (Bangkok). Then from Morchit, transfer to Kamphaeng Phet for approximately 300 baht per person. Prices will increase. It depends on the distance that the passenger wants to go.

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