A 272 metres high hill home to Wat Khow Takiab or some call Wat Khao Lad - Khao Takiab
can be written several ways in English: Khao Takiab, Kao Takiab, Khao Takiap, Kao
Takiap, Takiep, Takieb, and so on. The one that follows Thai closest is เขาตะเกียบ
or Khao Takiab. The name itself actually means Chopstick Hill.
Khao Takiab Beach is the south end of the long Hua Hin main beach. Just beyond Khao
Takiab is delightful Takiab Bay, the long and wide beach stretches from Khao Takiab
south to Suan Son beach and kao Tao Beach.