Khaosok expedition II
Rafflesia exploring and Sok river canoeing
Rafflesia Kerri in Khaosok The rafflesia is the world's biggest flower.
It has no green leaves, stalk or roots and it is a parasite.
The flower is shaped as a round open basin, with five leaves.
The "center-part" of the flower has a large opening into the flower.
There is a fleshy dish of pollen inside the basin. This flower is extremely rare.
Diameter 60 - 100 cm. Weigh 5 - 7 kg.
Color Red with white/yellow spots
D a y t o u r i t i n e r a r y
8.00 Depart from hotel.
9.30 Arrive Khaosok national park
Approx. 400 m. hiking to explorer point of Rafflesia
12.30 Finish hiking . Clean up and move to the restaurant.
13.00 Lunch at river side Thai restaurant .
14.00 Move to Sok river canoeing site . View along Sok river ,
relax and enjoy amazing scene of limestone rocks
formation and some animal as bird ,snake or lizard
with experienced paddler .
16.00 Finish tour and travel back to Khaolak.
Tour includes :
Hotel transfer , lunch , soft drink , travel insurance and tour guide
Needs to bring :
sun block ,cap /hat , insect repellent , towel , swimming suit and extra clothes