Na Bon District

Amphoe Na Bon ( Thai: อำเภอ นาบอน ) is a district ( Amphoe - administrative district ) in the province of Nakhon Si Thammarat. The Nakhon Si Thammarat province is located in the southern region of Thailand.


The Nakhon Si Thammarat province lies about 780 kilometers south of Bangkok on the east coast of the Malay Peninsula to the Gulf of Thailand.

Neighbouring districts (from north clockwise): Amphoe the Chawang, Chang Klang, Thung Song and Thung Yai. All Amphoe located in the province of Nakhon Si Thammarat.

The National Park Namtok Yong is on the border to the district of Thung Song. It protects the wooded hills of the Nakhon Si Thammarat mountain range, with numerous small and large waterfalls.


Na Bon was born on June 9, 1975 initially as a sub-district ( King Amphoe ) was established by the two Tambon Na Bon and Thung Song Amphoe Thung were separated from the song. On July 13, 1981 Na Bon has been promoted to Amphoe.


The motto of the circle is about: Khlong Chang Waterfall, rubber good quality and fertile land. Take part in the pit Krit Festival. ( Thai: น้ำตก คลอง จัง ยาง ตัง พันธุ์ ดี พื้นที่ อุดม ชม งาน ปิด กรีด )


In Amphoe Na Bon is a national park:

  • The National Park Namtok Yong ( Thai: อุทยานแห่งชาติ น้ำตก โยง ) with about twelve waterfalls and spectacular lookouts, such as the 1350 -meter-high Yod Khao Men ( ยอด เขา เหม น ).


Amphoe Na Bon is in three communities ( tambon) divided, in turn, in 34 villages ( Muban ) are divided.

Na Bon ( Thai: เทศบาล ตำบล นาบอน ) is also the name of a small town ( thesaban tambon) in the district, it consists of parts of the tambon Na Bon.

There are also three " Tambon Administrative Organizations" (TAO, องค์การ บริหาร ส่วน ตำบล - administrative organizations) in the district.