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THA FALANG
Tha Falang is a swimming spot in the river about 15 kilometers east along route 12. It is a somewhat disappointing in the dry season but the ride and friendly children still make this trip good fun. There is no signage in English so you will need to turn off to the north, down a sandy track second after the bridge before the road bends around to the right between two cliffs.

   

NAM DON RESURGENCE (ALSO KNOWN AS KHOUN NAM DON)
A beautiful lagoon is created as the Nam Don River emerges from a cave below a large cliff 300 meters tall. You can ride a boat into the cave for about 20 meters then the river disappears into extensive underground tunnels. The cave continues for 3 kilometers into the mountain. A French survey team in 1998 discovered a new genus of blind cave fish.....
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KHOUN KONGLENG LAKE
Legend has it that in the evening, on the full moon each month, the sound of a drum can be heard ringing from this lake, which was consequently named "Evening Kong Lake" or Khon Kongleng in Lao. Located approximately 30 kilometers north of Thakhaek, this small but spectacular emerald coloured water springs from an underground river.....
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