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Thailand's Top 15 Sights in 2018
Things have been changing since the hippy holidays and the $1 dollar chalets, but Thailand still has a lot to do. Throughout Thailand there are countless places, from island and sandy shores to towns and towns, a land to which one can always comeback.
This article will show you the most important sights in Thailand this year. Thailand's capitol is certainly a must. When you arrive by plane, you will probably land in Bangkok, but if you come by ferry, rail or coach from a neighboring state to Thailand, you should go to the big town!
The two lodgings are located in Silom, a district where we stayed during our last trips to the town. It is a favourite holiday spot for Thais and expatriates, and if you are looking for the best beaches on the continent, you will find them here. Don't miss Chopstick Hill and Wat on top, the overnight fair, the swimming fair, the historical railway stations, the near Rajabhakti Park and the famous Cha-Am Spa (about 20 km north).
Throughout Thailand there are many nature resources just wait to be discovered. Are you interested in Asiatic elephant, gibbon, macaque, python, bear and more, then visit the Khao Yai Nationalpark. The reserve covers 6,155 sq. km and was the first in Thailand.
It is possible to pitch your own camping equipment, hire a camping equipment in the garden or sleep in a shelter. For those who would rather remain outside the reserve and visit during the course of the night, there are many accommodations along the Thanarat Road, which leads from Pak Chong to Mu Si and to the Khao Yai Doors.
The Khao Yai National Parks is a hiking haven! You can walk or cycle along many paths and visit many falls. Click here for an outstanding tour of the area. A visit to this national reserve is one of the best activities in Thailand. It must be one of the best Thai isles.
Most travelers think of heading southwards to the Andaman Islands or the Gulf of Samui, Phangan & Tao when they' re going on an Isle Shopping Tour...but there are some great places in the North Gulf of Thailand! This is the goal of Koh Chang (Elephant Island). Although this rocky islet has become more and more famous over the years, it still keeps its offside atmosphere, according to where you visit it on the isle.
White Sands has an astonishing sandy shore and while this is the most crowded one on the islands, with most resort, there is still a backpacking scenery at the far northern end with cabins for hire. You' re looking for the dance scenery, you should go to Lonely Beaches.
When you are looking for a quiet, low town, look at Bang Bao Beach and the south-eastern towns. Like on many Thai isles the best way to discover Koh Chang is by motorcycle. More than 5 falls exist on the archipelago, many on the eastern shore, all of which can be cycled.
Others can be snorkeled, fished, scuba dipped, sailed, cooked or simply spend some time in a small hammam on the shore. Bonuses Tip: When you go to Cambodia, this isle is on its way and makes a great stop ? Click here to check rates for accommodations and see ratings on Booking.com.
If you want to relax on the beaches, hunt cascades or make daily excursions to the off-shore isles, you will find it on Khao Lak. Unfortunately, this was badly affected by the 2004 tidal wave with around 4,000 deaths. As a result of this drama, there is actually a better place for the visitor to comprehend what was happening in 2004.
Khao Lak's beautiful sandy beach is breathtaking, the national parks are a great place to hike and watch wild animals, and the abundance of falls is a great place to unwind and soak. Dive with a live-aboard and explore the Similan and Surin Islands!
There is an outstanding overnight food fair and great fish cuisine. So if you are looking for a less sophisticated, more attractive place, make sure you look at Koh Muk! This small, picturesque little islet lies in the Andaman Sea just to the south of Koh Lanta. Koh Muk starts in Trang, only 30 min by ferry to the isle.
It is an isle that is moving slowly. You will find small towns, empty sandy areas and welcoming people. It is definitely the place to get a cabin on the shore and just relax and take in the views. For a more energetic experience, take a snorkeling excursion or visit Emerald Cave.
Situated in the hippy town of northern Thailand, this is a place not to be missed. Chiang Mai is another favourite place in northern Thailand. Nevertheless, it is still a great place for travelers! It is a masonry town with a lot to do in the town itself, plus some great outings.
In Chiang Mai you will not be dissapointed if you are a gourmet, because there are kitchens from all over the globe and also unbelievable Thai cuisine. Don't miss the Nachtmarkt, Wat Chedi Luang, Muay Thai boxes and a Thai massages. Yes, there are lots of things to do in Chiang Mai!
Excursions outside Chiang Mai include a visit to the Bo Sang Handicraft Centre, which makes nice parasols from the ground up, and the Elephant Nature Park, which is a rehabilitative centre for battered and battered cats. For a great 4 days tour you can hire a motorcycle and drive the Mae Hong Son Loop from Chiang Mai, which includes Mae Sariang, Mae Hong Son and Pai.
Activities in Chiang Mai - 17 things you should not miss! From a technical point of view Railay is not an isle, but since you can only reach it by ferry, it is like an isle! Situated in Krabi, Thailand, this fantastic tourist resort is a must for mountaineers, backpacker tourists and holidaymakers.
This is a wonderful place and the scenery is quite dramatic. Railay has 4 accessible sands. The West Railay is the major road you come to and has the most dining and accommodation facilities. East-Railay is the place where many of the backpackers' lodgings are, but the sand there is not suitable for a swim.
Last but not least, the Phrah Nang Bay is a breathtaking place offering caving and a grotto with wood sculptures of the pentiss. Off the shores, don't miss out on a hike to the lookout point at Stationailay ( "Railay" is a tough but rewarding tour), and if you feel like it, take a look at the lake while you're up there.
Lastly, if you feel actively, you can go canoeing for the afternoons, followed by a nice setting sun. Don't miss out on Railay, it is definitely one of our favorite places in Thailand. When you are looking for a more sophisticated vacation with an unspoiled sandy beaches, Koh Samui is the place you are looking for.
For 5 month here as Digital Nomads and enjoying our luxurious mansion in the jungles, our motorcycle tours to the sea, the nightspots and of course the nice Thais. You will want to visit the overnight market in various cities on Koh Samui: If you are looking for the best place to swim, Lamai Strand is nice, with the centre facing south.
The Chaweng has unbelievably powdered sands surrounded by mountains, palms and mountains. is an unspoilt place on the western shore with only a few places to stay, I strongly suggest visiting this sandy area for a quiet afternoons. Another great area with a nice 7 km long sandy beaches, lots of shops, snack bar and many more.
Bonus, there's a lot to do on Koh Phangan, the neighboring Koh Samui isle. Phuket and Koh Phi Phi Phi's more famous neighboring hot spots are prone to make it on most routes, but less sophisticated Koh Lanta is still worth a visit. There are many nice sandy areas along the western coastline, many of which are virtually empty.
Don't miss Kawkwang, Khlong Dao, Long Island, Bamboo Island and especially Mu Koh Lanta National Park. If you have enough sand you can take a walk in the old city, take a cookery course, do a little yoga, visit the market and see the sun set from one of the many crazy beachesbehavers.
Things on the isle have definitely shifted since then, but it is still a relatively remote traveler' s haven with hardly any evolution in comparison to other isles in Thailand. If you are interested in peaceful nights, rotten beaches and enjoy the tranquillity, Koh Kood is the place to visit.
On the western and southern shores of the isle you will find the best accommodations and the best sands. While there are no shores on the eastern shore, the centre of the islands is full of an impervious array of caoutchouc plants and thick bush. The Klong Chao Falls are situated on the western shore of the mainland, in the centre and is the most famous water fall on Koh Kood.
It is located in the south Andaman Sea, actually very near the Langkawi Islands in Malaysia. Although this 2 km x 1 km large islet is small, it is surprising that there is a lot to see and do. Besides enjoying some of the unbelievable Koh Lipe beach for long periods of time, you will also find many outdoor pursuits.
To start, you can book a boat and discover the surrounding islets, which are only 10 minutes away. To visit Koh Adang, hiring a bosun from the jetty for 100 Balt. There are 3 vantage points on the archipelago to which you can walk up, the third takes about an hours.
When you visit the northern part of Thailand (and you should), then you can't miss Chiang Rai. Situated about 3 hours by coach from Chiang Mai, this small town is valued at 185 Balt. Well-known for its Wat Rong Khun (White Temple), which is dazzling in whiteness!
Further sights in Chiang Rai are the Uhrturm, the Baan Dam Museum, the busy Nachtmarkt and the Khun Korn Waterfall. It is also famous for its litchis and pineapple, so make sure you visit one of the many farmhouses and towns in the vicinity of the town. This is a place you should not miss on your trips in Thailand if you are interested in it all.
Today you can see the remnants, which have been renovated and are UNESCO-certified. There are unbelievable remnants that can be seen on a full outing from Bangkok. But nowhere. Unfortunately there are many animal shows and tourist attractions in Thailand that include apes, sharks, tigers, snake and elephant.
Think about where you want to pay your tourist dollar when you explore Thailand with your backpack, and hopefully not for animal abuse and atrocities. You up for Thailand?! We have traveled over 7 different occasions to Thailand for about 6 month. A land of nature miracles, hospitable individuals, world-class food and adventurous epics.
We hope you will put Thailand on your itinerary this year..... and put some of our suggested places on ? for a visit. Which are your favorite places in Thailand?