6 tips from a travel expert on how to spend an unforgettable trip in Thailand
island is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world, attracting hundreds of thousands of people from all over the world every year in search of interesting culture and unique landscapes. The country offers many opportunities for travelers, from beach vacations to active tourism and cultural enlightenment.
Business Insider correspondent, who has visited Thailand 4 times, gave some advice to tourists who do not know where to start exploring the exotic country.
Visit Bua Tong Waterfall in Si Lanna National Park
Bua Thong Waterfall is one of the most beautiful waterfalls in Thailand. It is located in the Si Lanna National Park, which is famous for its picturesque nature.
Its peculiarity is in the limestone, sticky, trails that are easy to climb and descend.
Take an overnight lake trip to Khao Sok National Park
Khao Sok National Park is another great option for outdoor activities in Thailand, and a night trip to the lake can be an unforgettable experience. Such an excursion will allow you to go kayaking, hike through the jungle and get acquainted with the fauna of the area.
Visit temples in Bangkok
The capital of Thailand is famous for its temples, which are a must-see to get a feel for the country's culture and religion. The most famous temples in Bangkok are Wat Phra Keo (Temple of the Emerald Buddha), Wat Arun (Temple of the Eastern Dawn), and Wat Pho (Temple of the Reclining Buddha).
Go scuba diving in Koh Tao
Ko Tao is a small island located near Thailand. It is known for its coral reefs and rich underwater world. On Koh Tao, you can find many diving centers that offer scuba diving lessons and excursions to the most beautiful underwater places.
Learn to cook Thai dishes
Thai cuisine is famous for its bright flavors and aromas. In Thailand, you can find many cooking schools that offer basic cooking lessons. This is a great opportunity to learn the secrets of the Thais firsthand.
Book a fascinating boat tour on the island of Koh Phi Phi
Koh Phi Phi is a group of islands located near Thailand. The area is famous for its picturesque beaches, where movies are often filmed, clear water and bioluminescent plankton.