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Address: Phu Wiang, Thailand
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great family outing

dinosaur display was nice and very uncrowded unlike most places in Thailand... trail was a little long and difficult for the old ones but very beautiful vistas ... just a note... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2016
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Mexico Beach, Florida
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Kathu, Thailand
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157 reviews
88 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Wow ....very nice area, with 4 locations of dinoraurs findings. Numbers 1-2-3 and 9 to be exactly. Good preserved remainings of dinosaurs,: bones, skeletons and footprints. Also beautiful flora and variation of stones, rocks and sand in different colours ( from black to red). As a foreigner you pay 200THB. Thai nationals 40 THB. But worth it's money. Don't forget... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

There are some great places up here and Phu Wiang is one of them. Literally meaning Mountains Around Town it is true. Again looking at Google Maps you can see the formation created by an asteroid strike millions of years ago. Once you get to the hills the dir is cooler so it's great on a hot day. Don't have... More 

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Mexico Beach, Florida
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25 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2016

dinosaur display was nice and very uncrowded unlike most places in Thailand... trail was a little long and difficult for the old ones but very beautiful vistas ... just a note bring plenty water and snacks pause and rest at overlooks im diabetic had little water and no snack so it was struggle at the end but worth it. we... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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39 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 May 2016

We caught a mini bus service from KoenKhan that offers a pre arranged pick up time from the park .Driver a little erratic but that's another story . We had been quite excited to see fossils and had hoped for some wildlife as well . Temperature turned out to be about 36 C and the park was very hot and... More 

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Thank Judygoodies
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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232 reviews
171 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 May 2016

This was a fun park with good hiking - though the combo of distance and heat were a bit much for our younger children - and some dinosaur fossils and foot prints to look at. It was a memorable stop on my family's Summer Tour de Thailand.

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San Francisco
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54 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2016

It takes two and a half hour drive from downtown Udon thani. I recommend charter a taxi for a whole day(8 hours) for 1800 B (1US=36B, US50) plus fuel fee like airlines, 500B. There are 3 parts. 1 st one is a rotary full of dinosauru. Wellcome center, it has a visitor center and a restrooms. Picture spot. 2 nd... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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126 reviews
82 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2016

The dinosaur fossils were nice but the hiking and views were even better. The only downside would be the difficulty for young kids and old people; my son is 7, and mother in law is 71, and both could do it, but it's a rough go for a short hike loop (2 kilometers), due to the uphill nature of a... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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23 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2015 via mobile

Walking next to dinosaur prints in stone, 65 million years apart, was well worth the time. Museum is worth a few minutes at best. We rented scooters from Khon Khaen, rode the 12km north to the prints and then visited all sites by foot. Sites have buildings over to protect from public and climate but one site's door was open... More 

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Thank neuogenisis
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83 reviews
57 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2015

The National Park is located off route 2038 just outside the town of Phu Wiang. Keep straight on at the roundabout where a large concrete dinosaur stands. Follow the sign posts. The road becomes a little narrow and twisting before you enter the park which is situated beyond the Dinosaur Museum on your left. There is a large car park,... More 

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Khon Kaen, Thailand
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56 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2014

This place is known for its dinosaur bones, but the beautiful views on the nature trail are also wonderful.

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