Do you have a trip planned in the near future to Thailand? If so, you should start preparing now. If you want to provide your significant other or children with a unique experience, Thailand is the ideal tourist destination in Southeast Asia. It is highly known for its delicious cuisine and fascinating climate. It also offers travelers around the world some of the most unique experiences. So, what are you waiting for?
Visit An Ancient Ruin
The ancient ruins near the city of Sukhothai, first capital of Siam, are a sight you must see. These ruins are some of the best places to visit in Thailand. Here, you and your family will learn more about the culture and history of the country. Some of these ruins have been restored to the original state. The Khmer Ruins are the most popular and admission is extremely affordable, even for a family on a budget.
When in Sukhothai, you can rent a bike to explore the Old Sukothai ruins. However, you can save money by exploring them on foot.
Visit A Temple
Just about everyone would love to visit a Buddhist temple at least once in their life. Well, you can if you visit Bangkok. The Wat Thep Leela, located at RamkamhaengSoi 41, is a temple utilized by many of the local Buddhists. Here, you will discover exactly how Buddhists practice their religion.
Visit An Eccentric Night Club
Nightclubs in Thailand are unlike any found in other countries. In fact, Thailand’s nightclubs often play hosts to local celebrities and life-sized super heroes. If you are in Bangkok you should visit LatKraband, and check out the local nightlife. Here, you will find a variety of clubs that host locals and visitors every night of the week.
Attend The Lantern Festival
The Lantern Festival, also known as the “Thai Lantern Festival”, is held in November of each year in Northern part of Thailand. According to statistics, thousands of people are in attendance at the festival each year. Lanterns float along the waterways, lighting up the entire area. The ceremony is held during the second month of the Lanna calendar on a full month. Everyone in attendance will release their customized lantern. The custom is an attempt to bring glory to the entire Buddhist religion. To learn more about the Lantern Festival, be sure to visit Thailand during that period.
Visit A Buddhist Art Museum
Have you ever wondered exactly what Buddhists do with their downtime besides meditate? Believe it or not, many Buddhists spend a big portion of their time creating some of the most unique art. If you happen to visit Bangkok, you will have the opportunity to see some of this art in person. The Museum of Buddhism art, located at 104 PhattanakanSoi 40 in Bangkok, features a private collection of arts in accordance with the Thai history.
Have you been to Thailand? What did you enjoy the most?