Khao Krachom is located in Tambon Suan Phueng, at the westernmost border of Thailand. It is 1,000 metres above sea level. At the mountaintop, visitors can admire the beauty of the sea of mist like that appearing in the North, in the morning during 5.00-6.00 a.m. Most of the forests are verdant. Rare species of orchid can be found in the area of Namtok Pha Daeng. Nature trails are available along the way to the mountaintop. How to get there: Take Highway 3208 past the town of Amphoe Suan Phueng for around 15 kilometres. Turn right beside Wat Pha Pok to pass Namtok Pha Daeng. The distance from the entrance to the mountaintop is around 9 kilometres., with a four-wheel drive vehicle. The four-wheel drive service is on offer for rent at the prices of 1,800-2,000 Baht. For more information, contact the Suan Phueng-Ban Kha Tour Operators Club at Tel. 0 3236 4111.