Less than 2 hours drive from Phon Phisa, carved by glaciers over a million years ago, this park area is a fantastic way to spend a day. You will see these neat rock formations carved out by glaciers, man made structures and other oddities. There is close to 8km of hiking trails. There is a good description of the park at http://www.mutmee.com/040010_historical_park.htm
Phu Phra Bat is one of the most extraordinary sites in Thailand. Filled with a large number of Ancient buildings and objects dating back more than 3,000 years. As one of only 10 Historical parks in all of Thailand this pre-historic area is located within a thriving forest in which you will find rocks of peculiar shapes as a result of glacial movement millions of years ago. In addition to the beautiful landscape, caves and caverns you will find evidence of historical cultures found in a number of caves where there are wall paintings of humans and animals.
Butta Bat Boa Bok - this is one of two locations in which you will be able to see the stone carving of one of Buddha's footprints. It is a highly recognized sacred location and mainly used for ceremonial occasions.
If you want to visit during your discover Thailand photography and painting holiday we will take you there.