Klong Tom Hot Waterfall, Krabi
Relax your body and mind with the natural hot waterfall of Klong Tom. Get rid of your aches and pains and uplift your spirits amidst the pleasant natural beauty. The heat and the steam of the pure mineral water in this waterfall are believed to have healing and restorative powers. This highlight of Krabi province attracts many visitors from all over Thailand because of the hot mineral water that seeps from an underground spring. The stream of warm and soothing mineral water will relax your muscles, alleviate your aches, and calm your mind. The natural surroundings will also bring a serenity and peacefulness that cannot be found in the city.
Limestone rocks with steaming water and the image of such exotic beauty will amaze you in this sanctuary. Some parts of the waterfall offers ponds for you to dip yourself in and let the natural spa take care of your body and soul, a luxury that surpasses every other city spa you have ever encountered. Some of the hot water is transferred to small bathrooms nearby for a more comfortable and traditional bathing. Bottles of hot water for take-home consumption will be made available in the near future.
What to eat:
Klong Tom district unfortunately provides only a small choice of food for visitors. It is better to drive downtown and experience the taste of traditional southern food. Gaeng lueng, kua kling, and wing shell dishes are especially recommended at Ruen Mai and Kula Kasai restaurants not far from the airport.
Klong Tom Hot Waterfall is open from 8:30 to 17:00 every day. Admission fee for Thai children is 10 baht and 20 baht for adults. Foreign children and adults will be charged 100 and 200 baht respectively. Be cautious of slippery rocks and sharp stones when visiting the waterfall.