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.
|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
- Plai Doi Restaurant, Thai / Lunch & Dinner.
Accommodation in Santisuk
Price category taking in account the high-season prices :
- Ban Yen Homestay ฿
- Sri Na Man Boutique Homestay ฿฿+