Chumphon Province

Tham Rap Ro Cave, Chumphon

Chumphon province is located in the most upper pan of the southern region. It is known as the gateway lo the southern border towns. Chumphon has been able to maintain plenty of natural resources for tourism which have been untouched by the tourists and unspoiled by the time.

Chumphon is an elongated province with 220 km of coastline offering many fine-sand beaches and attractive offshore islands. There are plenty of opportunities for sunbathing. swimming, yachting, paragliding, diving and snorkeling. The province is administratively divided into 8 Amphoes (districts): Mueang Chumphon, Lamae, Lang Suan, Pathto, Phato, Sawi, Tha Sae and Thung Tako.

 

Things to do in Chumphon Province


Wat Chao Fa Sala Loi Temple, Chumphon

Wat Chao Fa Sala Loi Temple, Chumphon

This temple is about 8 km. from the town municipal area on the Chumphon – Ao Thung Wua Laen Road. To get there travel along an asphalt road for 6…

Wat Prathat Sawi Temple, Chumphon

Wat Prathat Sawi Temple, Chumphon

Phra Barommathat Sawi is located within Wat Phrathat Sawi at Mu1, Ban Sawi. Legend has it that around the year 1260; King Thammasokkarat on his way back from the fighting…

Ao Thung Makham, Chumphon

Ao Thung Makham, Chumphon

This place is divided into outer Ao Thung Makham and inner Ao Thung Makham. The bays look like a line of 2 semicircles. Roughly in the middle lies a peninsula,…

Bang Son Bay and Beach Chumphon

Bang Son Bay and Beach Chumphon

Bang Son is a bay in Pathio, Chumphon province. The beach is long and tempting for swimming on the high tide. It offers a serene and peaceful atmosphere with few…

Thung Wua Laen Beach

Thung Wua Laen Beach

Thung Wua Laen, a beautiful and well-known beach of Pathiu, perhaps Chumphon’s most popular beach among Thai and foreign tourists. The beach not only offers its white fine sand with…

Tham Rap Ro Cave, Chumphon

Tham Rap Ro Cave, Chumphon

Situated 10 km north of Chumphon, Tham Rap Ro Cave is a foothill temple cave consists of two adjacent caves, Ai Tay and Sai, which are both, according to legend,…

Sand Dune Chumphon

Sand Dune Chumphon

This coastline zone is in monsoon trough and is constantly subjected to windstorm. The beach is exposed as the sea front has no island to blick off the coast. The…

Prince Chumphon Warship Monument

Prince Chumphon Warship Monument

Prince Chumphon Monument is located 12 km from Chumphon town center. The venue sits by the foot of the hill in Hat Sai Ri near the border of Tha Sae…