Once as a Ranger, Yala (3D2N)

9.0 from 2 reviews
Yala, Thailand
3 Days 2 Nights
English, Thai

About the trip
History & Culture
‘Once as a Ranger’ will bring you to journey through nature of Hala-Bala wildlife sanctuary near village and like a house of community which last house of Malayan Communist party who take care Hala-Bala wildlife.The forest is breath of all community then we invite you to once as a ranger to adsorb nature, visit lifestyle in the rainforest and view wild animals that here.
  • Visit WWII historical bridge
  • Visit Bang Lang Dam, the southern region’s first hydroelectric dam
  • Visit village’s historical museum
  • Visit chital farm
  • Dinner under the starlight
  • Halasa Waterfall
  • Nature of Hala-Bala
  • Pha Hin Yoke
  • This is a join tour minimum 4 persons for this tour, it may not run if there are not enough people registered
Day One
Meet at Hat Yai Airport. Prepare for a trip along the forest at Chulabhorn Patana 9 village, Yala Province. Lunch in the city of Yala.
Travel to Chulabhorn Patana 9 village. Visit Hong Sakul bridge, a WWII historical bridge. Visit Bang Lang Dam, the southern region’s first hydroelectric dam. Arrive Chulabhorn Patana 9 village. Visit the village’s historical museum, showcasing the village’s history since when the Malaya communist immigrated and settled down in the village. The museum also showcases necessities for living in the forest such as a radio communication, camera, dental chair and hospital bed.
Walk around the village. Visit chital farm in the community. Take photos and feed the chitals. Enjoy the breathtaking scenery of Krathing beach, a clear water stream flowing to Bang Lang Dam. Dinner under the starlight as rangers do. Free time.
Day Two
Boost your energy with breakfast at the lodging. Get to know the nature of Hala-Bala and enjoy swimming in Halaza Waterfall. Back to lodging. Lunch.
Sail the Hala-Bala lake and enjoy the lush nature along the lake. If lucky, you might catch a glimpse of hornbills soaring in the sky.
Dine in Chinese dinner style. Enjoy activities around the campfire. Back to lodging. Free time.
Day Three
Take a deep breath of fresh air. See the sea of mist on Pha Hin Yoke, before climbing down to have breakfast in the village. Relax with hand and foot spa with local herbs. Lunch. Pack.
Bid farewell to the village and journey safely home.
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  • Meals as listed in the itinerary (Breakfast 1 / Lunch 2 / Dinner 1)
  • Transportation as mentioned in the itinerary
  • Accommodations as listed in the itinerary
  • Activities as listed in the itinerary
  • Tour guide
  • Local guide
  • Travel insurance
  • VAT 7%
Guest Reviews
Mr. Kanaruj Thaweesri
( 9.3 )

February 2019 · Thailand

The huge trees in the big forest impressed me the most.

Lovely community with amazing forest and abundant nature!!

Ms wanlaya sirirojanan
( 8.7 )

February 2019 · Thailand

I like the forest, environment, people in the village. Staffs and members in this trip are very nice.

Wow !! Big trees , good food, nice environment, warm hearted

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