The mountain range is a watershed, and is the primary source of many rivers including the Ping River
that fills the power- generating Bhumibol Dam.
Its most striking feature is an outdoor swimming pool based on the region's ancient Mae Ping river
Luxury boutique hotelier X2 is scheduled to open the 30-suite X2 Chiang Mai Riverside Hotel along the Ping River
It's a tuktuk that delivers me to a bend on the Ping river
, where the city's best nightlife is said to be found.
The 23 study sites from 4 rivers of the Ping Watershed were sampled; the main Ping River
, a highly polluted tributary (Kha Canal), a relatively unpolluted tributary (Taeng River) and an upland stream tributary (Klang River).
Traichaiyaporn and Chitmanat (2008) reported that due to metal pollution in the upper Ping river
, Thailand, death of fish and migration of some aquatic organisms occurred.
EXHILARATING Jan-dee and his personal mahout spent half an hour walking us through the bush alongside the Ping River
before taking us by surprise with a plunge into the fast-moving waters.
Located among the highest mountains in the country, and lining the Ping River
, the province is believed to have the potential to be developed into a major eco-tourism centre.
Marsh leads the following group departures to China: China: Beyond the Wall -- 15 days | from $7,995 per person This itinerary is sweeping in scope, visiting China's major iconic sights, but also includes unusual features such as a private tai chi lesson, a bamboo raft ride on the Ping River
, and a lesson in how to make traditional dumplings with a local family in their home.
Samples were collected from 6 regions in Thailand: Ping River
(northern regions), Tha Chin River (central regions), Chi River (northeast regions), Chanthaburi River (eastern regions), Kwai River (western regions) and Tapee River (southern regions).