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Uttaradit - อุตรดิตถ์
Uttaradit is 675km from Amnat Charoen, 388km from Ang Thong, 491km from Bangkok, 419km from Ayutthaya, 726km from Buriram, 311km from Chainat, 445km from Chaiyaphum, 231km from Chiang Mai, 308km from Chiang Rai, 514km from Kalasin, 177km from Kamphaeng Phet, 437km from Khon Kaen, 575km from Korat, 140km from Lampang, 210km from Lamphun, 387km from Loei, 377km from Lopburi, 552km from Mae Hong Son, 510km from Maha Sarakham, 680km from Mukdahan, 735km from Nakhon Phanom, 247km from Nakhon Sawan, 191km from Nan, 434km from Nong Bua Lampu, 603km from Nong Khai, 214km from Phayao, 288km from Phetchabun, 74km from Phrae, 189km from Phichit, 118km from Phitsanulok, 550km from Roi Et, 642km from Sakon Nakhon, 423km from Saraburi, 398km from Singburi, 784km from Sisaket, 100km from Sukhothai, 773km from Surin, 179km from Tak, 719km from Ubon Ratchathani, 552km from Udon Thani, 297km from Uthai Thani and 621km from Yasothon.
Uttaradit Province shares borders with Phitsanulok, Sukhothai, Phrae and Nan. To the east it borders Xaignabouli of Laos.
If golf is your game Uttaradit has several golf courses, including EGAT Sirikit Dam and the 2nd Cavalry Regiment Golf Club.
Uttaradit has several local festivals, the Uttaradit Sweet Langsat and Souvenir Fair held in September, the Conquering the Mountaintop of Phu Soi Dao which is held October to November and aimed at camping and ecotourism.
If you have any questions on Uttaradit or the surrounding area why not post them on our Northern Thailand & Uttaradit Forum.
Uttaradit Tourist Attractions
A few days vacation in the provinces of Phrae, Nan and Uttaradit, with photos of the hotels, Temples, shopping and other stuff.
The topography of the National Park consist of beautiful virgin forests, which are the sources of streams and rivers. Major sightseeing spots include Phu Soi-dao Waterfall, a beautiful 5 step waterfall situated in an approximate area of 1,000 rai, which can be accessed by an asphalt road to facilitate the traveling for recreational purpose.
Lam Nam Nan National Park is the source of water of Nan River and Sirikit Dam, and consists of productive forest, such as mixed deciduous forest, deciduous forest and hill evergreen forest, which has economically valuable plants, and many kinds of animals.
This National Park has beautiful natural sightseeing spots including Huai Niam Waterfall, Kokmonkaew Waterfall, Tham Jan, Tham Jedee, Tham Suadao, Tham Phatang, Kao Phumiang, as well as cliffs, and provides recreational facilities.
Sak Yai Forest Park
The Sak Yai Forest Park in Nam Pat district about 80 kilometres from town on Highways Nos. 1045, 1146 and 1047, features the largest teak tree in the world. It has a circumference of 9.87 metres and is believed to be about 1,500 years old. Unfortunately, its top has been broken of by storm but the trunk still stands.
Khuean Sirikit at Tha Pla district some 68 kilometres from town on the Uttaradit-Tha Pla Road, is the countrys large earthen dam. Built to dam up the Nan River, the dike is 800 metres long. Beyond the dam is a large lake with beautiful scenery. During the cool season, the attractively landscape terrain bursts out in a profusion of colourful flowers and blooms. There are accommodation and boating services available.
Namtok Mae Phun
The Mae Phun waterfall, located at Ban Ton Klua, is about twenty kilometers from town. The dam-like barrier creates multi-level cascades amid pleasant natural surroundings.
Bo Lek Nam Phi
Bo Lek Nam Phi is the source of the best quality steel which was used to fashion swords and weapons in the past. Today, there are still two "wells" in existence. Ores from these two sources are believed to have been used to make swords for kings only. This ancient site can be reached by going for a distance of 42 kilometers to Thong Saen Khan district and continue for another 14 kilometers on Highway 1245.
Uttaradit has plenty of Temples and Wats, you can learn more about them here on our Uttaradit Wats & Temples thread.
Uttaradit Guest Houses & Hotels
119/5 Sukkasem Road, Tumbon Thait, Amphoe Mueang Uttaradit,
Banhad Songkwai Homestay
52 Moo 1, Tumbon Hat Song Khaeo, Amphoe Tron,
172 Baromarsn Road, T. Tha-It A. Muang
Grand Wana Hotel
208 Borom-At Road, Tumbon Thait, Amphoe Mueang Uttaradit,
Huay Chareon Fishing Village Homestay
39/1 Moo 5, Tumbon Pha Luat, Amphoe Tha Pla,
Lodging House Sirikit Dam
40 Moo 10, Tumbon Pha Luat, Amphoe Tha Pla,
206/2 Moo 11, Tumbon Chai Chumphon, Amphoe Lap Lae,
Ruen Rim Nan
40 Moo 10, Tumbon Tha Pla, Amphoe Tha Pla,
Ruean Tonsak Hotel
27 Injaimee Rd., Tumbon Thait, Amphoe Mueang Uttaradit,
Thaitana Resort Hotel
2/90 Padwari Road, Tumbon Thait, Amphoe Mueang Uttaradit,
Ton Kla Happy Home
8/9 Baromas Road, Tumbon Tha Sao, Amphoe Mueang Uttaradit,
159 Borom-at Road, Tumbon Ban Ko, Amphoe Mueang Uttaradit,
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