Top things to do in Thailand

Prepare your next holiday to Thailand

Do you desire to explore South East Asia? Thailand is a choice destination. This country has beautiful surprises in store for you ranging from the very enchanting local culture to a rich past and the wonders of nature. There are numerous activities to do in Thailand!

Thailand, an extraordinary natural territory

Formerly called the Kingdom of Siam, Thailand is a multifaceted country. This Buddhist country has a luxuriant natural environment with beaches, mountains and tropical forests. In Thailand, you will also find ultramodern cities like Bangkok - the capital, paradisal islands like the Phi Phi Islands, more than 30,000 Buddhist temples and even floating markets.

There are mountains in the northern part of the country and the middle belt has big plains with rice fields. The majority of the population lives in this region near Chao Phraya, the great Thai river.

The southern part of Thailand has very different but paradisal landscapes. There are numerous national parks and more exotic vegetation. It is the perfect destination for hiking. There are paradisal beaches on the coastline and the water is turquoise and crystal-clear. In Phang Nga bay, you will discover imposing limestone caves and cliffs. You may even encounter funny-looking monkeys called gibbons.

Phuket is a top destination for tourists. Families will enjoy the getaway experience and range of activities.

Thailand Country Profile

Population: about 69 million people | Land area: 513,120 km² | Capital: Bangkok, which has 8.5 million people (14 million in the metropolis) | Languages: Thai | Currency: Thai baht | Religion: Buddhism (nearly 94 %), Islam and Christianity

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Visit Thailand to explore the local culture

The country is known as the Land of Smiles and is popular for the warmth of its people. Everywhere in the country, you will find opulent royal palaces right in the middle of luxuriant forests, ruins from a rich past, Buddhist temples that are very different from one another and numerous statues of the Buddha.

Buddhist temples are open to all and sundry. To go inside, you must put off your shoes and be respectful. There are more than 30,000 temples and they are all different. They are living areas where people gather and receive enlightenment. Cultural sites are abundant in Phuket. You can explore the Wat Chalong temple and the Big Buddha, amongst others.

Thailand, a land of celebrations and flavours

Thailand is also a destination with great gastronomy. During your stay, you can get acquainted with the local cuisine and discover numerous meat, fish and vegetable-based dishes. You can also discover the delicious and generous local street food. You will get to meet the locals and spend some time with them. Complement your culinary odyssey with a visit to the floating markets.

There is a lot of entertainment in Thailand. In Phuket, you can surely celebrate and dance during a Full Moon Party. You can also participate in the breathtaking release of lanterns at night during Loy Krathong.

There are lots of ideas on activities in Thailand! You have found the perfect destination for exploring nature, beaches and celebrations. If you are looking for an unusual outing, you should try Phuket FantaSea!

Discover nature by boat

It is preferable to go by boat for some tours in Thailand. This is the case in the southern part of the country and around Phuket Island. In fact, you need to go by sea to admire the rocks and pristine coastline!

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