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Phayao Destination Guide

Explore Phayao in Thailand

Phayao in the region of Phayao with its 21,058 inhabitants is a town in Thailand - some 378 mi or ( 608 km ) North of Bangkok , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Phayao

Current time in Phayao is now 11:56 PM (Tuesday) . The local timezone is named " Asia/Bangkok " with a UTC offset of 7 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Mae Chai, Lampang, Dok Kham Tai, Chiang Rai, and Chiang Mai. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Mae Chai . We saw some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Where to go and what to see in Phayao ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Ziplining @ The Gibbon Experience, Laos (c/o Mark Holland)

0:42 min by alwarren78
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Ziplining from platform near treehouse 2 ..

Elephant Nature Park, Chiang Mai, Thailand

1:02 min by RoHetherington
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Two babies with their herd and one mahout. Oh, and a football :-) For information on the Elephant Nature Park (ENP, which is for profit) and Elephant Nature Foundation (ENF, non-profit) please visit: ..

trekking in north of Thailand at Phayao

7:10 min by rungsima jumpasom
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The natural forest in Phayao,it 'sa province in the north of Thailand .It is the forest preservation or food sources for the local people. Here you will find a very fresh and very beautiful forest whe ..

Thailand - Part 1 of 3 , Civil Engineering Internship in Bangkok - Temples Phayao Songkran Amphawa

3:29 min by LacschaiDethe
Views: 270 Rating: 5.00 6 month Bangkok for a Civil Engineering Internship by Secco. Made close 4500 medias and choose now 388 Photos for 3 Videos. This is Video 1 of 3. It is about the Temples I visit in Bang ..

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Interesting facts about this location

Phayao Province

Phayao is one of the northern provinces (changwat) of Thailand. Neighboring provinces are (from east clockwise) Nan, Phrae, Lampang and Chiang Rai. In the north-east it borders Xaignabouli of Laos.

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Located at 19.19 99.88 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: 1977 establishments in Thailand, Phayao Province, Provinces of Thailand

Phayao Lake

The Phayao lake is an artificial lake in northern Thailand. It covers an area of 2.3 km² at an altitude of 380 m. The lake has a mean depth of 1.7 m. The town Phayao is located on the southeast corner of the lake. The lake is fed by the Ing River, which empties to the north, and to a lesser degree by the Tam River, which empties into the south of the lake. At the east the lake empties into the Ing River, which then flows to the Mekong.

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Located at 19.17 99.87 (Lat./Long.); Less than 3 km away
Tags: Geography of Phayao Province, Lakes of Thailand


Phayao is a town in northern Thailand, capital of the Phayao Province. The town is divided into the subdistricts of Mae Tam and Wiang, tambon of Mueang Phayao district. As of 2005 it has a population of 19,118. The town is located the shore of the picturesque Phayao lake. The town dates back to the semi-independent city-state, founded in the 12th century.

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Located at 19.17 99.90 (Lat./Long.); Less than 4 km away
Tags: Populated places in Phayao Province

Ban Tun

Ban Tun is a village and tambon (subdistrict) of Mueang Phayao District, in Phayao Province, Thailand. In 2005 it had a total population of 5098 people. Doi Luang, the highest point of the Phi Pan Nam Range is located at the western end of the subdistrict.

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Located at 19.13 99.82 (Lat./Long.); Less than 9 km away
Tags: Populated places in Phayao Province, Tambon of Phayao Province

Historical Weather

temperature and rainfall during the year in Phayao