Mae Ramat District

Amphoe Mae Ramat ( Thai อำเภอ แม่ระมาด ) is a district ( Amphoe - administrative district ) in Tak Province in northern Thailand.


Amphoe Mae Ramat is in the northwest of Tak province, bordering the province of Chiang Mai, as well as Burma.

Amphoe Mae Ramat In the National Park it is Khun Phra Where ( อุทยานแห่งชาติ ขุน พระ วอ ). An important source of water formed by the River Mae Ramat. The Amphoe Mae Ramat is in the northwest of the province of Tak and borders as seen from the northeast to the following Amphoe Sam Ngao, Ban Tak, Mueang Tak, Mae Sot in Tak province, the Kayin State in Burma and Pha Song Yang again in the province Tak.


Amphoe Mae Ramat was first settled over a hundred years of Karen, many of which came from the northern provinces of Thailand here to build a new place. This place grew and became the Tambon Mae Ramat made ​​. 1897 Mae Ramat was promoted to a small district ( King Amphoe ) before they were finally made ​​in 1951 to a district.


  • National Park Khun Phra Where


Amphoe Mae Ramat consists of six sub-districts ( tambon), which further into 57 villages ( Muban ) are divided.

There are two small towns ( thesaban tambon) in the district:

  • Mae Ramat ( Thai: เทศบาล ตำบล แม่ระมาด ) consists of parts of the tambon Mae Ramat,
  • Mae Charao ( Thai: เทศบาล ตำบล แม่ จะ เรา ) consists of parts of the tambon Mae Chao Rao.

In addition, there are six " Tambon Administrative Organizations" (TAO, องค์การ บริหาร ส่วน ตำบล - administrative organizations) in the district.