10 Best Tourist Attractions in Thailand
10 Best Tourist Attractions in Thailand – Thailand which is famous as The Land of Smiles is a diamond of Southeast Asia which is recently becomes one of the favorite tourist attractions. You can feel the comfort of cultural tourism, history, and exploring the exotic beaches in Thailand.
Bangkok and Chiang Mai are the most crowded cities by the trading and also the most visited cities by the tourists. But, besides those two cities, in fact, there are so many other beautiful attractions in Thailand. Some of them are the following 10 lists:
1. Suan Nong Nooch
Stands on an area of 600 hectares, Berdiri di atas lahan seluas 600 hektar Park has 200 visitors each day. In this tourist site, you will not only be presented by the beauty of flora, but the typical Thailand shows. The extraordinary wide and beautiful park is located in Pattaya and has been famous among the foreign tourists.
Visiting Suan Nong Nooch, you will feel like being in a fairy tale. At first, the area of 2.4 sq km was built for a fruit plantations, but the founders wanted to created something more creative. So be Suan Nong Nooch, then becomes one of the most beautiful parks in the world. Riding a bike is the best choice to enjoy the park, as there is no way you go throughout the park by walking in one day.
2. Railay Beach
Krabi Province is the paradise of beautiful beaches in Thailand, one of them is Railay Beach. Railay Beach is one of the most beautiful beach in Thailand. The beach has snow-white sand and clear blue sea. Besides enjoying the beautiful beach, you can also try the climbing rocks, as the cliff as the beach can be used as such kind of sport. The other activities that you can do here such as snorkeling, kayaking, or tanning under the tropical climate.
3. The Grand Palace
There are many things that you can do in Bangkok, one of them is visiting The Grand Palace. The Grand Palace is one of tourist attractions in Bangkok which was the heritage of history and culture. The The Grand Palace’s building has underground in the form of labyrinth of the royal hall. temple and ancient remains.
The most valuable building here is Phra Kaeo Wat, Buddha Emerald Temple. According to some sources, inside the temple there is a piece of bone and hair from the Buddha himself.
It needs several hours to reach The Grand Palace Justice, but once arrived there, you’ll need to walk in order to take some pictures of several landmarks in other big cities such as the famous Wat Po and Wat Arun, Temple of the Dawn, and some famous buildings nearby. With Bangkok as the centre of international port, so the city can be the starting point for tourism in the throughout the country.
4. Phi Phi Island
Phi Phi Island is also located in Krabi, Koh Phi Phi is one of the most favorite resorts in Thailand. One of the most comfortable places to visit is Monkey Beach, it is where you can meet and see the monkeys directly. You can also row a small boat or rent a kayak. Long Beach is the other beach which is the best spot for enjoying the sunset.
Visiting Koh Phi Phi, don’t miss the Maya Bay, which is the most beautiful beach here, as well as The Beach movie shooting location which was starred by Leonardo DiCaprio. It is suggested for those who visit Maya Bay on 8 Am in order to enjoy the quiter atmosphere. Past 9 Am this site will be crowded by visitors from Phuket.
5. Sunday Walking Street, Chiang May
The culinary lovers with affordable prices shuld visit Sunday Night Walking Street. The place is the favorite place for the tourist who want to taste the typical culinary of Thailand. The market doesn’t only sell food, but also there are some counters who sell unique stuffs such as painting, wall decoration, incense and others. Sunday Walking Street is always crowded every Sunday, regardless of hours you come here. So prepare yourself to coincide with others visitors. If you don’t want to be in the middle of the crowd, visiting the Saturday Night Walking or Night Bazaar in Chang Klan street can be the other alternative.
6. Khao Yai National Park
Elephant is the highly respected animal in Thailand. You can find various of statues and elephant paintings everywhere. So it is not difficult to find the tourist site and elephant camp.
However, from all the tourist sites, Khao Yai National Park is the most suggested place. Here you can see elephants as well as their real habitat which is still natural. You can see the elephants which are bathing under the waterfall, the flock of scavengers, some other wild animals. Besides, you can also enjoy tracking the jungle with the elephants, cleaning the elephants, or feeding their babies.
7. Ayutthaya Historical City
Ayutthaya is the capital of Ayutthaya province, Thailand. Located near form Chao Phraya valley. The city presents the exotic ancient Thailand atmosphere. There are so many palaces and old temples that you can visit here. There are some foreign settlements, where you can enrich your horizons about the influences of foreign countries towards ancient Thailand.
In order to reach the city, you need to take the bus or train from Bangkok. Going around the city will take a whole day.
8. Sukhothai Ancient Town
Sukhothai Ancient Town is the favorite stop for the history buffs and photography fans, since there are many beautiful and interesting photo spots here. The ancient town’s ruins still stand firm and become the heritage site of UNESCO. There are many things done to keep the city maintained, as the each structure of the building here has its own story about Thailand People in the past time, as well as the relics of ancient civilization from the other country with the typical nature of each architecture.
9. Doi Suthep
Doi Suthep is a mountain which is located on the west side of Chiang Mai. On the mountain, there is Wat Phra That Doi Suthep Temple. Together with the monks, Buddhist people, and also the tourists can enjoy the beauty of the typical temple, observing their religious rituals, and see beauty of Chiang Mai City from high area.
According to some sources, the temple has been built since 1383 an as the time passed by it had more magnificent constructions. Touring to Doi Suthep, don’t forget to wear the shoes without heels and bring some waters as the way is uphill and quite exhausting.
Pai was just an unfamiliar village in the north Thailand, but now the village is a popular village which is the part of Mae Hong Son circles. Pai is one of favorite destinations for the backpackers and the tourists.
Located in the foot of a mountain, makes many visitors want to explore and enjoying the tracking and a visit to Lisu, Kare, Lahu, and Hmong Hill. You can also enjoy the adventure in Pai river, seeing Pai Canyon and giant spool.