Attraction San Kamphaeng District, Chiang Mai, Thailand Published on: 08-06-2016
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Why San Kamphaeng Hot Spring is special ?
San Kamphaeng Hot Springs are located 36 kilometers from town amid natural surroundings of trees and verdant hills. The water has a high sulfur content and possesses curative and restorative properties.
At the San Kamphaeng Hot Springs there is a mineral swimming pool and traditional style mineral baths. Bathing huts and towels are available for rent if required. High in sulphur, the natural waters have curative powers. Thai massage and foot massage is also available on the site. Eggs are on sale for boiling in the hot water.
What to explore at San Kamphaeng Hot Spring?
The place garden is very beautiful lots of flowers , you can walk around the garden, you can do a massage bathing and food is good too. And you can hire towels if you do decide to go for a dip and hadn't brought your own. There's a restaurant and massage places on site too. Nice enough for a trip out of the city but not enough there to fill a day - combine it with a trip to the nearby Mueng On cave
The spring contains sulphur and minerals believed to help restore skin and relax stress. Beware, some springs are really hot you can actually boil eggs. Tourist facilities such as accommodation, swimming pool, restaurant and bathrooms are available within the area. Dining facilities and segregated mineral water bathing rooms are available.
How to get to San Kamphaeng Hot Spring?
Public transfer from Chang Phuak bus terminal, get off at San Kamphaeng, and then ride a chartered local truck (Song Thaeo, 200 baht).
- A fun place to visit
- Nice place to relax and visited
- Have a great day out with locals
- A strange mixture of natural beauty and foul smells
- Nice relaxing place with garden and pools
San Kamphaeng District, Chiang Mai, Thailand
Tips for you
Nice recreational center in 1 hour from old city of Chiang Mai. Beautiful territory full of flowers, smart infrastructure and good relaxing facilities. Entrance fee 100 bath (for farangs), mineral water hot swimming pool 50 bath, towel 10 bath, foot and thai massages 200 bath. Nice thai restaurant on the territory with delicious dishes and modest prices (try khao pad with brown rice and herbal beverages!). If you have enough time - stay for one or two nights (have accomodation service).