Top 10 Tourist Destinations in Thailand
Thailand is the most visited country in Southeast Asia. Thailand is Asia’s primary travel destination and offers a host of places to visit. There are so many tourist destinations in Thailand. Following are the some of the popular and most visited tourist destinations in Thailand.
1) The Grand Palace, Bangkok
In Thailand tour, you must see the grand palace of Bangkok. The Grand Palace is a complex of buildings at the heart of Bangkok, Thailand. The Grand Palace was built in 1782 and it is official residence of Kings of Siam. The Grand Palace Complex is home to a number of attractions including Wat Phra Kaew (Temple of the Emerald Buddha). The Outer Court, near where you enter the complex today, housed the government departments in which the king was directly involved, such as civil administration, including the army, and the treasury.
2) Pattaya Floating Market
Floating market is nothing but the market where goods are sold from boats. Pattaya Floating Market was opened in 2008; the market displays culture from 4 most important regions of Thailand. Pattaya Floating Market is one of the greatest markets in Thailand. Witness vendors provide freshly cooked foreign dishes, which includes Thai desserts and fruit. Witness vendors selling local Thai goods giving you a glimpse of everyday life in traditional Thailand!
3) Damnoen Saduak Floating Market
Damnoen Saduak is the most popular floating market in Thailand. Most of the people who come to Thailand want to visit this floating market. The floating market is famous for photo opportunities, food. The market is over an hour outside Bangkok. You can experience the original Thai Culture, Tradition & Food at the Damneon Saduak Floating market a 100 kms west of Bangkok. Discover the traditional Thai way of trading where the Thai women with wooden hats are selling colorful tropical fruits, coconut sugar candy, large prawns, mango sticky rice and som tum on their self paddled small boats.
4) Coral island Pattaya
Coral Island Pattaya is a beautiful destination located three kilometers southeast of Phuket and is locally known as Koh Hae. In Island, mainly two beaches, Long Beach and Banana Beach. At night this location is beautifully calm. You can enjoy a number of water sports like Snorkeling, Parasailing, Deep-Sea Scuba Diving, Jet Ski, Underwater Sea-Walk and a delicious lunch in Coral Island Pattaya.
5) Cartoon network water park Pattaya
Cartoon network water park Pattaya is Thailand’s first international water park. One of the attractions of this water park is that you can enjoy music and live entertainment with cartoon network characters. Cartoon Network Amazone Pattaya is one of its kind amusement & water park. With 13 various rides this park gives you the most thrilling experience and something different to try from the others. Highlights are the Banana Spin and the Goop Loop where you can experience the adrenaline flowing down your body when gravity zoots from 0 to 2.5 Gs in less than just 2 seconds.
6) Underwater World Pattaya
Underwater World Pattaya is a leisure attraction showing the rich variety of marine life found around the region. Underwater World Pattaya is one of the Pattaya’s most exciting aquariums. Situated at Pattaya, it complements the many other educational and recreational activities available at this beautiful seaside resort. Besides opening visitor’s eyes to the brilliance and diversity of undersea life, Underwater World Pattaya also plays an important role in education.
7) Bangkok City Temple
Bangkok city contain the three most renowned Buddha temples having majestic Thai culture. Visit Wat Pho / the Reclining Buddha temple, home to the massive Buddha statue also the birthplace of Thai medicine & spa, Marble Temple a creative fusion of European & Thai architecture and Golden Buddha the most precious Buddha Idol in the world with fascinating history. Wat Benjabophit is famous for its elegant, white marble facade and Buddha images lining the cloister walls behind the main chapel.
8) Dream World Amusement Park
Dream World Amusement Park is the place of many kinds of entertainment together with an area of approximately 160 hectares. Dream World Amusement Park features like wild roller coasters, drenching water rides, climbing on playgrounds. Entire parks are dedicated to water fun, animals and indoor fun! You can enjoy your days with its 4 different zones – Dream World Plaza, Dream Gardens, Fantasy Land and Adventure Land. The park is filled with over 40 different imported rides and family attractions. For thrills, you can visit the Haunted Mansion or Space Mountain. Experience an arctic winter in Snow Town with many fun activities.
9) Madame Tussaud’s Wax Museum Bangkok
Madame Tussauds is a wax museum in London with branches in a number of major cities. It contains over 90 wax figures spread over 10 zones; Madame Tussaud’s is more of an experience rather than just a wax museum. The themed zones include music celebrities, international and local celebrities, political leaders, legendary sports personalities, famous artists and scientists, TV stars, etc.
10) Safari world Bangkok
Safari World is a zoo like any animal parks. It was opened since 1988 and divided in two district areas. Safari park where you can drive through in your car or bus then the Marine Park which is more of traditional zoo mixed with many shows. You can enjoy various activities at safari world and Marine Park. Witness the majestic wild creatures like African lion and Bengal tiger on a 8 km long drive, then pass through the most beautiful and fun loving animals like orang utans and colorful bird species. Enjoy watching the Dolphins performance.