Interest Attractions in Chumphon
:: Khao Phang Forest Park
Situated at the border of Amphoe Mueang and Tha Sae, this park is 12 kilometres from Chumphon along highway no.4 (Chumphon - Tha Sae route). In the park, there are many kinds of plants. At the front, are the park’s gate and Prince Chumphon’s Shrine. The top of the mountain is both the cut-edge cliff suitable for hangliders and the view-point for Chumphon town.
Chumphon National Museum
Located in Chumphon Governmental Center on Phetkasem Road at km.484 before approaching Pathomphon Junction, the museum displays historical and important ancient materials of Chumphon. The displays are divided into the following parts: History of Chumphon; Chumphon during World War II; Chumphon and the Typhoon; Nature and Outstanding Heritage of Chumphon by means of pictures and movies. The museum is open for the public from Wednesday to Sunday, except official holidays, during 9 a.m.-4 p.m.. The fee for foreigners are 30 Baht per person. For more details, contact at Tel: 0 77504105, 504246.