From glittering temples to gorgeous tropical beaches, Thailand is a fascinating land of culture, history, and charm. There’s plenty to do in this enchanting nation of gilded Buddhas, Royal palaces and the ever-welcoming Thai smile and grace. You could enjoy Bangkok’s Siam Square by day and night. Relax on the tropical beaches of Phuket. Try authentic Thai cuisine with only the freshest local ingredients, and spend some up-close time with elephants—the choices are aplenty. Plus, our world Travel 4u consultants have all the insider info to customize a vacation package that’s perfect for you.
THAILAND AT A GLANCE
Currency: Thai Baht (THB)
Tipping Customs: Tipping is not expected, but appreciated.
Popular Drink: Cha Yen – Thai iced tea
Must Eat: Mango with sweet sticky rice
Power Up: Type G (3-Pronged), 230V
Weather: Tropical, with hot, cold and rainy seasons.
Best Time to Visit: November-early April, when it’s cooler and dry.
TOP THINGS TO DO IN THAILAND
Head to Phi Phi islands
A great getaway for beach relaxation as well as diving, snorkeling, kayaking, and other marine recreation.
Get cultured at Chiang Mai
Explore temples dating to the 1300s, and a night bazaar that stretches across several city blocks for a culturally-rich experience.
Go shopping at the Floating Market
Ride a boat to this Bangkok market, where vendor boats sell everything from fresh fruits and flowers to clothing and souvenirs.
Have fun with elephants
Elephant Hills’ Jungle Safari is fun for everyone. Enjoy taking care of Asian elephants, including washing, feeding, and watching them roam free.
Explore Bangkok’s Wat Pho temple
Immerse yourself in the ancient past and marvel at the famed golden Reclining Buddha.
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