The “Land of Smiles” – Thailand is one of the most popular tourist destinations that have a lot of things to offer to the tourists. This is the reason why a hoard of people visits Thailand to spend a relaxing holidays with family and friends.
Some of the major things to do in Thailand are as follows:
1. Damnoen Saduak Floating Market
This amazing market is one of the most famous tourist attractions in Thailand. It contains three small markets, namely Ton Khem, Hia Kui, and Khun Phitak. The place is full of colorful fruits and vegetables making it a photogenic view for the visitors. The best time to visit the market is between 8am to 10am when there are a lot of boats including vendors and tourists.
How To Reach: Take a bus from Bangkok Southern Bus Terminal to Damnoen Saduak
Ticket Price: 50 Baht one way
2. Phi Phi Island Activities
One of the major islands of Thailand is Phi Phi Island that offers open-air activities. One can enjoy thrilling water activities like snorkeling, diving, etc. Also, you can do rock climbing, hiking, sunbathing, cliff jumping, fishing, and others. Do not miss visiting the Viking cave. Spend a leisure time while indulging in some relaxing and fun activities like swimming, diving, snorkeling, or kayaking on the Phi Phi Islands.
How To Reach: Ferries and Boats are the two options to reach the Island
- Board a ferry from Phuket which take about 2 hours
- Board a ferry from Krabi or Koh Lanta which take about 90 minutes
Private speed boat transfer is another popular option, which is quite expensive in comparison to ferry.
3. Full Moon Party
Get ready for unlimited fun as you would be a part of this super amazing all-night beach party. Full moon party is conducted in Koh Phangan and it begins at dusk. Music, food, drinks, dance, and much more; this party is the best thing to do in Thailand. The event takes place in Koh Pha Ngan covering a stretch of beach.
How To Reach: You can book your transport in a bus-boat or take a train-boat combo packages. Take an overnight bus or train from Bangkok and reach the town of Surat Thani.
4. Erawan Waterfall
Known as one of the most beautiful waterfalls in Thailand, this place has seven separate tiers forming a part of a national park. Also, this place has a handful of limestone caves and thus, there are plenty of options to explore by the tourists. Enjoy a relaxing time while exploring all the tiers of the waterfall using a trek.
How To Reach: You can board a bus (bus no. 8170) from the Kanchanaburi Bus Station to the Srinakarind Market, which takes around two hours. After this, you have to walk for around 1 KM to reach the waterfall. Last bus back to Kanchanaburi leaves at 4pm.
5. Krabi Island Activities
There are a lot of things to do in Krabi. You can go diving, rock climbing, sea kayaking, and much more. Also, you can do island hopping for a fun experience. Relax your body by experiencing the best spa and Thai massage. Enjoy the fun activities on the island while enjoying the Nature’s beauty and relaxing massages.
How To Reach: You can board a direct bus to Krabi that operates daily from the Southern Bus Terminal of Bangkok and take around 10 hours to reach Krabi. If you take a bus from Phuket, then it will take up to 3-4 hours to reach.