With millions of tourists flocking each year, Thailand is Asia's primary tropical destination where the modern juxtaposes with the old: skyscrapers, trendy shops, upscale neighborhoods, and vibrant culture of Buddhist traditions, and spectacular cuisine.
The spectacle of traffic jams and golden temples, exotic markets, a continuous buzz, and an alluring profile make it the most visited city in Asia. Thailand's capital and the largest city offer travelers anything from budget attractions to superb, first-class entertainment. Above all, a never-ending string of sights and sites like the Grand Palace and Wat Phra Kaeo, Wat Pho, and the National Museum, where thousands of exquisite collections are housed. Bangkok also offers shopping from various touristic outlets pushing silks, handicrafts, and counterfeit watches, through home-grown boutiques selling street-wise fashions and stunning contemporary decor, to thronging local markets where half the fun is watching the crowds.
Thailand's largest island is a magnet of water-loving, beach relaxing visitors. Many of its beaches are of incredible beauty, with world-renowned resorts offering diving and snorkeling unlike anywhere else. From the main resorts, Ao Patong, Ao Karon, and nearby Ao Kata are the best money to buy. Superb seafood, swimming along dazzling shorelines, and lots of exciting entertainment are what to expect on this exotic island.
If you are a lover of nature, Samui island is the ideal place to visit. It is a tropical paradise, surrounded by azure waters and beaches extending beyond the horizon. But the island is much more than that: its thriving food scene is among the best in Thailand, while its eclectic clubs and bars allow it to compete with other places legends. You will have the opportunity to stroll into the Namuang Waterfalls - exciting water cascades with natural pools to swim in, the Cameron Hansen Gallery -which includes Asian cultures, landscapes, and history. You will also see the giant Buddha and the Wat Plai Laem temple. The distinctive Angthong National Marine Park and the Grandpa and Grandma Rocks - natural large granite rocks that do not look like a usual natural wonder - are few examples of what you will enjoy in this Thailand hidden gems.
Krabi is famous for its scenic view and breathtaking beaches and Islands. Its coral reef vistas are also one of the world's most beautiful, making the city an excellent coral diving spot. Krabi is relatively untouched. The province still manages to retain its natural charm. There's a lot for you to see in Krabi, from picturesque tropical islands to pristine natural parks.
It is a land of misty mountains and colorful hill tribes, a paradise for shoppers and enjoyment for adventurers. Chiang Mai is a place where the past and the present ideally merge with modern buildings standing side by side with venerable temples. The curious explorer can extend their horizons with Thai massages, culinary opportunities, and various handicrafts and antiques.