Kalasin Travel Guide, Kalasin Travel Information, Kalasin Thailand

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Kalasin Kalasin is 519 kilometers from Bangkok and administratively divided into 14 Amphoes and 4 King Amphoes (Subdistricts), they are Amphoe Muang Kalasin, Amphoe Yang Talat, Amphoe Kamalasai, Amphoe Tha Khantho, Amphoe Khao Wong. Amphoe Huai Meg, Amphoe Sahassakhan, Amphoe Somdet, Amphoe Kuchinarai, Amphoe Kham Muong, Amphoe Nong Kungsi, Amphoe Namon, Amphoe Huai Phung, Amphoe Rong Kham King Amphoe No Koo, King Amphoe Sam Chai, King Amphoe Don Chan and King Amphoe Kong Chai, occupying an are of 7,055.07 square kilometers. The characteristics of the area are mountainous along the Phuphan Range in the upper part while the middle part is hilly area with the alteration of deciduous forest. » North : Udon Thani, Sakon Nakhon and Nakhon Phanom Province.
» South : Roi-Et and Maha Sarakham Province.
» East : Roi-Et and Mukdahan Province.
» West : Maha Sarakham, Khon Kaen and Udon Thani Province.

: Distance from :
Kalasin city of nearby Provinces
- Khonkaen 76 kms. - Roi-Et 45 kms.
- Maha Sarakham 45 kms. - Sakhon Nakhon 128 kms.
- Nakhon Phanom 220 kms. - Udon Thani 193 kms.
Kalasin city to its districts
- Huai Mag 48  kms. - Sahassakhan 22 kms.
- Huai Phung 59  kms. - Somdet 42 kms.
- Kamalasai 13  kms. - Tha Khantho 109 kms.
- Kham Muong 85  kms. - Yang Talat 16 kms.
- Khao Wong 98  kms. - Nakoo Subdistrict 88 kms.
- Kuchinarai 80  kms. - Sam Chai Subdistrict 85 kms.
- Namon 42  kms. - Don Chan Subdistrict 32 kms.
- Nong Kungsri 62  kms. - Kong Chai Subdistrict 26 kms.
- Rong Kham 38  kms.    
lt is 519 kilometers from Bangkok to Kalasin where one can travel through Bangkok - Saraburi - Nakhon Ratchasima (Highway No.2)-Maha Sarakham-Kalasin (Highway No. 209). From Bangkok, take Bangkok-Saraburi-Nakhon Ratchasima route (Highway No. 2). When arriving to Nong Phai, use Highway No. 23 to Maha Sarakham, then take Highway No. 209 to Kalasin, a total distance of 519 kilometres.
By Bus
Kalasin The Transport Company Limited (Bo Kho So) daily operates bus services having ordinary bus leaving the terminal every 40 minutes. Air-conditioned buses and non air-conditioned buses depart from Bangkok's Mochit 2 Bus Terminal every day. Call 0 2936 2852-66 or visit www.transport.co.th for more information. Take the train from Bangkok to Khon Kaen, then catch a bus from Khon Kaen to Kalasin, a distance of 78 kilometres. The State Railway of Thailand has rapid train, express train and air-conditioned sprinter train services. For more details, call SRT at Tel. 1690, or 0 2220 4334, 0 2220 4444, Khon Kaen Railway Station, Tel. 0 4322 1112, or browse www.railway.co.th. Thai Airways International has no direct flight from Bangkok to Kalasin but you can get a flight from Bangkok to Khon Kaen and catch a bus to Kalasin. For details, call Tel. 1566 or 0 2280 0060, 0 2628 2000 and www.thaiairways.com Kalasin Pong Lang, Phrae Wa and Red Cross Fair Kalasin Pong Lang, Phrae Wa and Red Cross Fair
Kalasin Pong Lang, Phrae Wa and Red Cross Fair is held annually in February in front of city hall, Mueang District. Featuring the Pong Lang Contest ( Northeastern Folk Music ) and Phrae Wa silk exhibition. Enjoy cultural performances and local entertainment, and sales of a wide variety of merchandise at very reasonable prices. Wichit Phrae Wa Silk Festival is held annually on August 12, at Rim Pao Hotel Let's see Phrae Wa Silk parade, Phrae Wa silk contest, demonstration show and selling of Phrae Wa silk handicraft products, fashion show, Pong Lang Music show and local art and cultural show, Sly lap car contest and Phrae Wa Night for sharity.