Nong Han is a freshwater lake in Amphoe Kumphawapi, Udon Thani, that covers more than three thousand hectares. Contributing not only to the local ecosystem but also to the natural beauty of the area, Nong Han is famous for its red lotuses.
When in bloom, the whole lake is covered with attractive, sweet, bright pink lotus flowers. Imagine you and your sweetheart rowing a boat on the lake, surrounded by thousands of lotus flowers. How spectacular it would be!
- Best time for a boat trip to see red lotus flowers: Lotus flowers are in full bloom from December to February. Make sure you go in the morning, lotus flowers are most beautiful before 11.00 am
- Bua Daeng Sea, Amphoe Kumphawapi, a small boat for 2-3 people costs 150 Baht/trip, or 500 Baht for a group of 10.