Khao Sok Treking & Hiking

Khao Sok trekking and hiking in the National Park is an experience not to be missed. There is so much to see from incredible sightseeing to exotic animals and plants. Along the way visit waterfalls, swimming holes and caves. There are some treks and hikes includes some local hikes that you can do by yourself.  Experts guides will share their extensive knowledge on deeper treks. We offer half day and full day Khao Sok trekking and hiking tours. Experience an amazing night safari in the National Park. You can journey in search of the elusive Rafflesia flower. The best way is with one of our inclusive packages.

Khao Sok Trekking and Hiking – Half Day Hike

Khao Sok half day hike

A half day trek is a great way to get a taste of the Khao Sok jungle. You can do this trek on your own or with a guide. Request a Khao Sok trekking map at the National Park entrance. The map even shows the best swimming spots.

  • Discover waterfalls, natural swimming pools and lovely picnic points on your journey.
  • Along the way marvel at the divers animals and plants.
  • You might seee unusual trees, such as the spikey-leafed Pandanus. You will catch glimpses of shy leaf monkeys and huge, colorful butterflies.
  • Duration: 2-4 hours easy to moderate hiking.

Tip: Don’t forget to bring money for the entrance ticket to the National Park.

Khao Sok Trekking and Hiking – Full Day Hike

Khao Sok full day hike

Go trekking deep into the jungle with an experienced local guide. He will point out things that you might not even notice. This adds so much interest to your journey. You can choose from a variety of treks.

  • Discover cascading waterfalls and hidden swimming pools.
  • Keep your eyes open to see 3 species of monkey, giant hornbills, and even gibbons if you are lucky!
  • Lunch will be delicious fried rice wrapped in a banana leaf.
  • Duration: 5-8 hours moderate to challenging hiking

Tip: Bring swimming gear for a dip in the river. You will need money for the entrance ticket to the National Park.

Khao Sok Trekking and Hiking – Discover the Giant Rafflesia flower

Khao Sok Rafflesia

Your guide will take you high up in the jungle. Witness the largest flower in the world –  elusive Rafflesia. Here in Khao Sok, Rafflesia blooms periodically from December to March.

  • The plant’s giant red flowers have a diameter of up to 1 meter.
  • It’s thought to be a parasitic vine, but no one knows for sure.
  • Hike to the ridge to find this rare bloom, which lasts for only a few days in each location.
  • Duration: 2-4 hours strenuous hiking.

Tip: Take note – this hike will cover steep hills and rugged terrain. You will need money for the park entrance fee.

Khao Sok Trekking and Hiking – Night Safari

Khao Sok night safari

The Khao Sok jungle really comes to life after dark falls. Many of the animals and even some of the plants are more active at night.

  • We provide headlamps to illuminate the path.
  • You can spot bats swishing through the sky and owls perched in the trees.
  • Immerse yourself in the nightly concert given by cicadas and huge grasshoppers.
  • Keep your eye out for the world’s smallest deer, a civet cat, and maybe even a slow loris!
  • Duration: 1-2 hours walking

Tip: Remember to stay quiet, and keep your light down so the guide can spot the wildlife.