Thailand adventure travel guide for worldwide holidays featuring tips, advice and useful information on adventure activities on tours provided direct from local tour operators. This guide helps you find out what to see and do and plan your travel itinerary.
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Holidays to Thailand are great family vacation destinations. Thailand offers many different attractions and activities that there is sure to be something of interest for everyone. Aside from the city of Bangkok, there are quiet villages, beaches, temples and ruins, beautiful scenery, and waterfalls. Southern Thailand is known for its beautiful blue beaches, jungles and mountains, caves, and islands. This area is comprised of 14 provinces and is located on the peninsula, surrounded by Andaman Sea and South China Sea.
The city Nakhon Si Thammarat is the second largest in the area and is known for housing the Lord Buddha relics. One of the major historical sites in southern Thailand is Wat Phra Mahathat Woramahawihan. A pagoda, with the top covered in gold, contains many important buildings such as the royal building and the Sam Chom building. There are also many festivals to attend and local handicrafts to admire, such as necklaces, baskets, fans, and shadow play figures.
The ancient city Phatthalung has many attractions for those on holidays to Thailand. One can see a panoramic view of the province by standing on the summit of Phu Khao Ok Thalu. There are also many historical sites, temples to explore, hot springs, waterfalls, and a shadow play handicraft village. A destination not to be missed is Khao Pu Khao Ya National Park. The park consists of a dense jungle full of rhinoceros, monkeys, birds, and magnificent caves.
Krabi, an area that is new to the tourist map, has many beautiful, pristine beaches. One can find solitude and relaxation in this area of Thailand. Hat Noppharat Thara-Ko Phi Phi National Park is a must see area that offers beaches, islands, the Viking Caves, and scuba diving. This is also the start and end points for the yearly Phuket’s King’s Cup yacht race
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