About Santisuk in Nan province

The villages Ban Du Phong and Ban Phong are referred to as Santisuk village in Santisuk district, about 30 km east of Nan town. Not really a tourist destination, you will be passing Santisuk while taking the backroad to Bo Klua. It is good place for a pit-stop as there are 2 gasoline stations, Bank with ATM, small restaurants and a few small shops. There even is a district hospital, police station, school, daily fresh market and of course a temple (Wat Don Mongkol). For more information about Nan province see Destination Travel Guide Nan.

Be aware that there is also a village Ban Santisuk with Namtok Santisuk, but that is at a totally different location in Nan province.


Everything about Santisuk in Nan province, North Thailand
Route 1081 from Bo Klua to Santisuk

What to do in Santisuk?

The village Santisuk itself does not offer much but the the mountainous area nearby is great for hiking and bicycling if you are a tough bicyclist.

How to get to Santisuk?

By public transport you can take the Blue Songtheauw truck from Nan bus station to Santisuk, takes about 45 min. By private car or motorbike exit Nan town via route 1169 and keep on following that route until you are at T-intersection with route 1225. To the right is Santisuk.

Food & Beverages in Santisuk

The village of Santisuk consists basically of one main street (route 1225) with some small streets along it. Along this main street and at the T-intersection are some small Thai restaurants.
  1. Plai Doi Restaurant, Thai / Lunch & Dinner.

Accommodation in Santisuk

As Santisuk is not really a tourist destination there is also not much accommodation. Be aware that Santisuk is about 30 km east of Nan town.

Price category taking in account the high-season prices :

      ฿     Under 600 ฿ (Hostels, Guesthouses & Homestay's)
    ฿฿    600 - 1.100 ฿ (Boutique style Guesthouse & Homestay's)
  ฿฿฿ 1.100 - 3.000 ฿ (Midrange Hotels & Resorts)
฿฿฿฿ 3.000 - 10.000 ฿ (Boutique Hotels & Resort)
  1. Ban Yen Homestay ฿
  2. Sri Na Man Boutique Homestay ฿฿+

Where to go next?

Most people are passing Santisuk on their way to Bo Klua or Pua. Or on their way back to Nan town.

    Map of Santisuk village

    Route from Nan town to Santisuk

    Destination Travel Guide Nan, North Thailand
    Route from Nan town to Santisuk

    Map of Santisuk district


    Disclaimer : All information is created in good faith and is an expression of fair comment.

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