Namtok Sunantha : Nakhon Si Thammarat, Thailand

Namtok Sunantha is the small but lovely waterfall in Tha Sala District, Nakhon Si Thammarat Province. Water drops down a steep cliff to the pool below flowing into Khlong Klai, the main waterway of Tha Sala. Rafting can be done in the canal during the rainy season when the water level is high. Opening hours 8 am-5 pm.

Sunanta Waterfall is a part of Khao Nan National Park, located close to the entrance. Its cool all year round, however in hot season without rains there are no too much water. For those who like to walk its Interesting jungle path trekking about 3 km around that part of Khao Nan park. Fish feeding on-site – there are many fish!

How to get there: easy road access with big sign to Khao Nan Park on a turn from 401 RD.

About the name – local old woman told to our children that name Sunanta is very old and was given to respect the Sunanda – daughter of Sarvasena and wife of Bharata – name behind Maha Bharata.

Namtok Sunantha
Location: Taling Chan, Tha Sala, Nakhon Si Thammarat 80160 Thailand

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