Central Botanical Garden

Central Botanical Garden

Central Botanical Garden

Population Population:   Share Facebook  
The type of search The type of search By District | By Place
Map Map Map Have Map Have Map No Map No Map

Saraburi attractions

Attractions in Thailand

Operating day: Daily
Operating time: 08.00 - 18.00
 
Central Botanical Garden (Phu Khae) Phu Khae, Chalerm Prakiat, Saraburi. The Garden is located in the Phra Phutthabat Phu Kae Superior National forest covering the area of 4,697 fields.
 
It is 17 kilometers away from Saraburi city. The place is the first botanical garden in Thailand and is also the research location for plants in order to provide information to the public. It is also a relaxing place covering both sides of the streets.
 
Travelling from Saraburi, on your left, you will see the office building and plants library. On your right, there is an open-air space filled with pleasant atmosphere where the canal flows by. The garden is full of different kind of plants and trees, mostly local; it is composed of 35 types including trees in literature and herbs.
 
The garden used to be called “Heaven Garden” by the people in Saraburi province because the place is filled with beautiful blooming wild flowers giving out a great odor. Later in 1941 the Heaven Garden was named a botanical garden by Royal Forest Department.
 
The garden then was modified from dry evergreen forest area covered by vines and thorns into a garden filled with various plants from both Thailand and abroad set in categories.
 
Phu Kae Botanical Garden focuses on the botanical research and plants collection according to taxonomy. The place also pays attention to the conservation of various plants resources especially the rare and almost extinct plants.
 
Besides this garden offers information regarding natural knowledge to the people who are interested including students in all grades in order to develop the love for the national natural resources.
 
The learning locations within the botanical garden can be found in royal auspicious trees garden, sandal woods plots, and auspicious trees plots grown according to the direction, dye plant plots, Thai history plant plot, 1,500 meters natural trails and 4,000 plants trail.
Website Website: www.dnp.go.th
Tel Tel: 036347457
Central Botanical Garden Map Central Botanical Garden Map
Educational Places Category: Educational Places
Tag Tag: Central Botanical GardenHeaven Garden Royal Forest Department
Last Update Last Update: 5 MonthAgo


Comment

Comment





Keyword (Advance)
     
Email :
Password :
  Register | Forgot password
 

Facebook Fanpage Facebook Fanpage

 

Region Regionhttps://www.lovethailand.org/

Art, Culture and Heritage Art, Culture and Heritage

Historical Sites and Monuments Historical Sites and Monuments(2)

Landmarks and Memorials Landmarks and Memorials(2)

Royal Palace Royal Palace(4)

Art, Craft Centres, Tradition Art, Craft Centres, Tradition(3)

Museums Museums(1)

Educational Places Educational Places

Museum for Study Museum for Study(1)

Educational Gardens, Farm Educational Gardens, Farm(2)

University University

Places of Worship Places of Worship

Temple Temple(8)

Other religious and spiritural sites Other religious and spiritural sites(5)

Research and Development Research and Development

Royal Project Royal Project(1)

Suburban Living Suburban Living

Village, Community Village, Community(3)

Nature and Wildlife Nature and Wildlife

National Parks and Marine Reserves National Parks and Marine Reserves(3)

Mountain (Doi) Mountain (Doi)(3)

Waterfalls Waterfalls(5)

Caves Caves(6)

Flower Field Flower Field(1)

River, Canal River, Canal(1)

Bays and Beaches Bays and Beaches(1)

Other natural attractions Other natural attractions(2)

Entertainment and Agricultural Entertainment and Agricultural

Zoos and Aquariums Zoos and Aquariums(1)

Animal camps and shows Animal camps and shows(1)

Farm, Parks, Gardens and Ecotourism Farm, Parks, Gardens and Ecotourism(8)

Outdoor and Adventure Activities Outdoor and Adventure Activities(1)