in Changwat Yala, Thailand
- Archaeological Heritage of the Lenggong Valley (Unesco heritage, 49 mi)
- Melaka and George Town, Historic Cities of the Straits of Malacca (Unesco heritage, 56 mi)
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 5.774 and 101.072 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 5° 46' 27" and E 101° 4' 20"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Baht - THB
- Spoken languages:
- Thai, English
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 04:00 PM (Monday)
- Timezone: Asia/Bangkok
- UTC/GMT offset: 7 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:17 am and 6:25 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -5.735 and -78.906 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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- This place on Geonames.org
Delve into Betong
Betong in Changwat Yala with it's 29,604 habitants is located in Thailand about 553 mi (or 889 km) south of Bangkok, the country's capital town.
Current time in Betong is now 04:00 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named Asia / Bangkok with an UTC offset of 7 hours. We know of 8 airports close to Betong. The closest is airport we know is Butterworth Airport in Malaysia in a distance of 51 mi (or 83 km). The closest airport in Thailand is Narathiwat Airport in a distance of 69 mi (or 83 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site is Archaeological Heritage of the Lenggong Valley in Malaysia at a distance of 49 mi (or 79 km).
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Than To, Ban Nang Sata, Si Sakhon, Ka Bang and Krong Pi Nang. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
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Attractions and noteworthy things
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Baling is a major town in the northern state of Kedah in Malaysia. It is also the name of a district in which Baling town is situated. It is south of Betong, the southernmost town in Thailand.
Pengkalan Hulu, formerly known as Kroh or Keroh, is a town within Hulu Perak district, in northern Perak, Malaysia bordering Thailand and also the state of Kedah. The nearest town on the Thailand side is Betong in Yala province. Although described as a border town, Pengkalan Hulu is 7 km from the actual border which is located at Bukit Berapit, where the Malaysian customs, immigration and quarantine station is located. \t\t \t\t\tPejabat Kerajaan Pengkalan Hulu.
Betong is a town in southern Thailand, near the boundary to Malaysia. It is the capital of Betong district, the southernmost district of Yala Province. As of 2005, the town has a population of 24,688. Betong is the southernmost town of Thailand. Across the Malaysia-Thailand border by the Keroh pass is the state of Perak. Betong is popular with tourists from nearby Malaysia.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Betong.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Amphoe Betong, Kampong Betong, Ban Betong, Betong, Amphoe Yarom, อำเภอเบตง, Бетонг, เบตง