Kes is 571 kilometres from Bangkok. This is another
province in the lower Northeast that received Khmer
influence. Several interesting Khmer historical sites
are in the province.
Si Sa Ket has an area of 8,840 square kilometres,
comprising the following districts: Mueang Si Sa
Ket, Kanthararom, Kantharalak, Khun Han, Phrai Bung,
Khukhan, Prang Ku, Uthumphon Phisai, Rasi Salai, Yang
Chum Noi, Huai Thap Than, Non Khun, Si Rattana, Wang
Hin, Bueng Bun, Nam Kliang, Phu Sing, Benchalak, Mueang
Chan, Pho Si Suwan
and Sila Lat.