Ta Phraya National Park
- Ta Phraya National Park comprises 594 square kilometers in Ta Phraya, Sa Kaeo, Ban Kruat, Lahan Sai and Non Din Daeng of Buriram Province.
- Ta Phraya on the Korat Plateau and is part of the Phanom Dongrak Range. The Park includes part of the Banthat Range which connects to the Phanom Dongrak Range. The National Park is also part of the UNESCO World Heritage Listed Park of The Dong Phayayen-Khao Yai Forest Complex
- The elevation of Ta Phraya varies between 206 to 579 meters above sea level. The highest Mountain is Khao Phran Nut at 579 meters.
- The vegetation ecosystem is Mixed Deciduous Forest at and above 400 meters elevation on the north and northeast sides. Dry Evergreen Forest is on the plains at 100 top 400 meters elevation. Deciduous Diptocarp Forest covers the south and north of Ta Phraya National Park.
- The major animal species in Ta Phraya include most species found in northeast Thailand and are, Sambar Deer, Mouse Deer, Common Munjak, Bear, Macaque, Serow, Langur, Gibbon, Asian Cat, Palm Civat, Jungle Cat, Fishing Cat, Banteng, Guar, Badger, Mongoose, Porcupine, Bats, Siamese Hare, Squirrel, Treeshrew, and Wild Boar.
Tourist Attractions at Ta Phraya National Park
- Ta Phraya Viewpoints,
scenery, Khmer ruins, fields, reservoirs and landscape of mountain topography.
- Bai Baek Khmer ruins
- Laeng Loha Kam for Khmer artifacts
- Huai Reservoir
- Lam Chang Han Reservoir
- Lam Patia Reservoir
- Khao Lon Khmer ruins
- Lan Kra Chiao Fields
- Lan Hin Tat Fields
Ta Phraya National Park is part of the Dong Phayayen Khao Yai Forest Complex.
Unesco Reasons For Nominating the Forest Complex As A World Heritage Site