Uthai Thani is one of the provinces of Thailand. Neighboring provinces are Nakhon Sawan, Chai Nat, Suphan Buri, Kanchanaburi, and Tak. It is in Thailand’s lower northern region, somewhat off the route between Bangkok and Chiang Mai.
Huay Kha Khaeng Wildlife Sanctuary
The place covers the areas of Lan Sak, Huay Kot and Ban Rai Districts, having the total area of 1,737,587 rai.
It is pronounced by UNESCO to be the worlds’ Natural Heritage on December 13, 1991. the flora has the feature of thick rain forest and deciduous forest. There are many kind of conservation wildlife such as: wild buffaloes, tapirs, red hornbills etc.
The tourists can walk to see the forest and study the nature by the helpof the forestry officers to guide the way and protect them for safety.
Wat Tham Khao Wong (Khao Wong Cave Temple)
Situated some 12 kilometers from Ban Rai District of Uthai Thani Province, Thailand, near the border with Suphan Buri Province.
This temple was established in 1987. It has afour-storey Thai-style descending sala, which blends in beautifully with limestone mountain in the distance. in front of the building there is a fish pond with a flower garden surrounding it.
Behind Wat Tham Khao Wong are seven or eight caves which are kept as a meditation area for monks. Some of the caves are full of bats, others are filled with stunning stalagmites and stalactites. Wat Tham Khao Wong Map