Khlong Luang is a district in the province of Phathum Thani. The district is mainly agricultural with rice patties as its main occupancy, but it has recently become more and more residential. A lot of the district has been converted into industrial areas with many multinational companies who have established factories in the area.
Bangkok University, Valaya Alongkorn Rajabhat University, Suankularbwittayalai Rangsit School, Tha Khlong 1 Municipal School, Thailand Institute of Scientific and Technological Research(TISTR), and Thailand institute of Nuclear Technology are well known schools in the area.
Khlong Luang is well connected, mainly by the Phahonyothin Road, better known as Highway 1, and Highway 9 and Khlong Luang Road in the southern edge.
Among regional hospitals, Thanyaburi Hospital, Patthara Thonburi Hospital or Samkhok Hospital would be your main choices.
Although Khlong Luang doesn’t stand out in any particular way, apart from agricultural, there are plenty of possibilities for exploration, as being quiet and green, due to the large population of the area. You can explore typical countryside living and you have plenty of choices when it comes to food. Whether shopping for groceries or gifts, there are plenty of retail options here that range from local markets to shops of all kinds, such as Thalad Thai as well as Iraya or Jumbo Market. Lotus, Macro and Big C are the common choice for your standard choice of supermarkets. For serious shopping Rangsit is only a 5 minutes drive.
Khlong Luang has a great choice of museums such as Agricultural museum, National Geological Museum, as well as the Rama IX Museum, National Science Museum. Khlong Luang also have several golf courses, like Alpine Golf and sports sClub and The RG City Golf Club, for those who enjoy a day out in the sun. Dhammakaya temple is a unique temple well worth seeing, or for the more traditional temples, Wat Mongkorn Puttharam, Wat Taweekara Anan, or Wat Panyanantaram among many others. 333 shoting range is also a fun way to spend a day off.