Enjoy swimming and the natural beauty of nature at Tonsai Waterfall. Situated away from the beaten track this waterfall is accessible through lush forests and provides serene settings for a day out when staying at a Phuket beach resort. Those seeking a truly relaxing holiday should consider the Anantara Phuket Villas for an unforgettable taste of this fantastic holiday destination.
The spacious resort is located on the white sandy shores of famous Mai Khao Beach and comprises of 91 beautiful pool villas surrounded by the stunning virgin forests of Sirinath National Park. Enjoy the best of Phuket from this hotel centrally placed to key attractions of which the tranquil Tonsai Waterfall is one.
Hidden away from the beaches and busy towns of Phuket, Tonsai Waterfall is located 3kms from the town of Thalang. Savour the best of nature along the way as this road is dotted with quaint farming villages and untouched forests.
Tonsai Waterfall is located within the Khao Phra Thaeo National Park which is a treat to explore for its variety of fauna and flora. The park is just 22.28sqkms and makes for an ideal trek through nature, but make sure you travel with a good guide as most signs are in Thai.
Enjoy cooling off at the natural pools and exploring the surroundings. The park is home to the rare White Backed Palm variety and also offers ample bird-watching opportunity. Enthusiasts will be treated to species of Red Billed Malkoha, Red Backed Sea-Eagle and Racket Tailed Drongo together with other migratory varieties.
Although located off the beaten track the Tonsai Waterfall is well situated close to restaurants and gardens offering picnic facilities for a memorable family outing.
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