About Cha-am

Cha-Am is one of the popular places which is near Hua Hin and not far from Bangkok, so having a one-day trip to Cha-Am is possible.

Cha-Am is a district in Phetchaburi province.  The white-sand beach stretches for kilometers.  Moreover, there are places nearby recommended to visit such as Maruek Kathayawan Palace, Phra Ramrachaniwet Palace ( Baan Puen Palace), Phra Nakorn Khiri Royal Palace ( Khao Wang), Hat Puek Thien, Hat Chao Samran.  Many activities are also interesting such as water activities, horse riding, going to mangrove forests and biking.

Many styles of accommodations are provided tourists to choose such as hotels, resorts, guesthouses, and bungalows.  Hat Cha-Am, Hat Puek Thien and Hat Chao Samran are the favorite locations for the tourists.

How to go

There are Bangkok – Cha Am and Bangkok – Hua Hin – Pranburi ordinary buses or air-conditioned buses of the Transport Co.,Ltd and private companies at the Southern Bus Terminal.  The buses depart every day and the journey takes about 3 hours.  For more information, contact the Transport Co.,Ltd via 1490 or www.transport.co.th, Tel  +66 2936 3660, 0 2936 3666.  Tourists can book tickets online via  www.busticket.in.th, www.thaiticketmajor.com, or www.thairoute.com

Trains to Cha-Am depart daily, and take about 4 hours.  For more information, contact the State Railway of Thailand, call 1690 or go to the website www.railway.co.th.


Hat Cha-am

The premier beach resort of Phetchaburi, Hat Cha-am is just as beautiful as the neighboring Hua Hin Beach. Located approximately 163 kilometers south of Bangkok, 40 kilometers south of Phetchaburi and 20 kilometers north of Hua Hin, the beach is famous for being long and clean. In addition, it serves excellent fresh seafood.

Hat Cha-am