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     Thailand is a country in Asia and a popular destination for tourists, travelers, foodies, shoppers and many international investors.

     The country offers many natural and tourist attractions, the most beautiful cultural attractions in the world and the most important highlight: it is the land of smiles.The people are friendly and warm, a unique culture that fascinates.No wonder Thailand is considered one of Asia's most exotic and interesting travel destinations.
Wat Arun - Temple of Dawn
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Location : The Chao Phraya Riverside, Bangkok
     Wat Arun known as the temple of dawn located on the Chao Phraya riverside which the temple was built during the Ayutthaya period and was originally called Wat Makok after the name of the local village Tambol Bangmakok. It means "Village of Olives". Wat Arun gets its name from Aruna, the Indian god of the dawn, hence its common name The Temple of Dawn. The location of the temple is in the area that used to be occupied by the palace of King Taksin who re-established the Siamese Kingdom after the fall of Ayuttaya more than two hundred years ago. The main Buddha image is believed to have been designed by King Rama II. Wat Arun, often called The Temple of Dawn, is one of the most remarkable visual identities of Bangkok. The imposing Khmer-style prang or tower is 67 metres tall and decorated with bits of porcelain that was used as ballast by boats coming from China. It is surrounded by four smaller prangs.
Contact : Tel. 0 2891 1149
Wat Khun Inthapramun
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Location : Pho Thong District, Ang Thong
     This is an ancient temple built in the Sukhothai period. Judging from the remains, it was a large temple. In the former Wihan, which was destroyed in a fire, you will find the largest and longest lying Buddha statue of Thailand, with a length of 50 meters. The statue's features and size are similar to the Phranon Chaksi statue in the Sing Buri province and it is therefore believed that it was built at the same time. The statue depicts Buddha with a calm, smiling face that demands respect and loyalty from people. Several Thai kings showed respect to the statue, such as King Borommakot in 1753 and King Rama V in 1878 and 1908. King Rama IX came here in 1973 and again in 1975 to hand over the royal Kathin robes. Buddhists from all over the country visit the statue to show their respect.
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Wat Chai Wattanaram
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Location : Ayutthaya
     The ancient city of Ayutthaya, or Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya, which was the Thai capital for 417 years, is one of Thailand's major tourist attractions. Many ancient ruins and artwork can be seen in a city founded by King U-Thong in 1350, when the Thai people were pushed south by their northern neighbors. During that time, 33 kings of various dynasties ruled the kingdom until it was looted by the Burmese in 1767.
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Cha Am Beach
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Location : Cha Am
     The long and beautiful beach of Cha Am is a popular and well-known destination and is lined with trees for miles. It is rarely crowded and a great choice for sunbathing or relaxing in the shade of the large pine trees. In addition to sunbathing, you can also practice various types of water sports here.
Contact : Tel. 0 3251 3885, 0 3251 3871 (TAT)
Dolphin observation and the bird island
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Location : Bang Pakong District, Chachoengsao
     From late October to February, the Gulf of Thailand at the mouth of the Bang Pakong River is home to large schools of Irrawady dolphins and white dolphins. On a boat trip you can also visit the bird island with its mangrove forests. A 1300 meter long path with an observation tower leads through the mangrove forest where you can observe many species of birds as well as long-tailed macaques and bats. Young people and tourists can also learn more about the mangrove ecosystem here.
Contact : Tel. 0 3251 3885, 0 3251 3871 (TAT)
Plearn Wan
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Location : Soi Moo Ban Bor Fai, Hua Hin
     Plearn Wan is a fifties-style shopping street with food as the main highlight. But unlike the usual Pad Thai or grilled meat skewers, you will find a good mix of old and new here. Hard-to-find snacks such as "tong muan sod" (sweetened pancakes) and "ka lor jee" (similar to Japanese mochi) are cooked to order at one of the street stalls, along with typical items such as noodles and grilled pork on rice. And if you are a lover of Thai sweets, you will find a variety of delicious recipes, from mango sticky rice to grass jelly with chopped ice cream and canned fruit in sweetened syrup.
Contact : Tel. 0 3252 0311-2
Walking Street
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Location : South Pattaya
     Walking Street in the south of Pattaya really offers something for everyone, crazy bars, live music bars, restaurants for all tastes, even bars full of women for those who like it. Add the street stalls, gift shops and street performers to the mix and you'll understand why it's Pattaya's main tourist attraction.
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Straw Bird Fair
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Location : Chainat Provincial Hall, Mueang District
     The Straw Bird and Red Cross Fair takes place every year in January or February on the weekend after the rice harvest. At fair, the straw left from the rice fields is used for a good cause. In the process, bird-shaped straw piles of all shapes and sizes are produced from the straw, representing various species of birds in the wild. On the riverside terrace in front of the City Hall, colorful hornbills, kingfishers, herons, parrots, peacocks and many more are displayed in oversize, life size or miniature for a competition.
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World Durian Festival
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Location : Thung Na Choei Public Park and Provincial Stadium, Mueang District, Chanthaburi
     Chanthaburi is one of several provinces known for growing Durian. Every year in June, durian is usually sold at fruit stalls for 1-2 weeks. The festival was created to promote "Chanthaburi is a paradise of tropical fruits". At the fair there are competitions with rafts decorated with fruit, beauty queens competitions, famous fruits from the east such as rambutan, durian, mangosteen, rakam and sala zalaccas and santol and exhibitions of handicrafts of the housewives groups of the farmers.
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Mon Bridge
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Location : Sangkhla Buri District, Kanchanaburi
     The Mon Village is a small ethnic village at the northern end of Vajiralongkorn Dam. The village is inhabited by the Mon tribe, who still live a simple life. It has become a magnet for tourists who want to explore the life and culture of the tribe up close. Many tour operators offer half-day or full-day tours of the village, which usually include a performance of Mon dancers and local food. For longer stays there are private accommodations and some small guesthouses available. The highlight there is, however, without doubt the longest wooden bridge in Thailand, the famous Mon bridge, which connects the Mon village with Sangkhlaburi.
Contact : Tel. 0 3451 1200 and 0 3451 2500 (TAT)
Koh Chang (Chang Island)
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Location : Gulf of Thailand, Trat
     Koh Chang National Park covers more than 50 islands, with Koh Chang, the second largest island in Thailand, the primary destination for visitors to the National Park. The best time to visit the island is between October and May. During the rainy season, from May to October, visitors are not allowed to visit the islands southeast of Koh Chang, such as Koh Kood, Koh Mak, Koh Wai and Koh Kham, but the boat trip to Koh Chang itself may take place all year round. During the rainy season, the boats sail along the inner coast of Koh Chang, as the long shape of the island provides shelter from sea winds and waves.
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Koh Kood (Kood Island)
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Location : South of Koh Chang, Trat
     Koh Kood is the furthest island off the coast of Trat. It is the fourth largest of the Thai islands and after Koh Chang the second largest in Trat. The island covers an area of approximately 105 square kilometers, is 25 km long and 12 km wide. Its natural features include mountains and plains where many streams spring, sometimes becoming waterfalls. A famous waterfall, Nam Tok Klong Chao, flows throughout the year and is an ideal place for swimming. It consists of 3 levels, with the lower one forming a large pond.
In 1911, King Rama VI visited the waterfall and called him 'Nam Tok Anam Kok' to commemorate 'Ong Chiang Su'. In addition, there are crystal-clear beaches like Taphao Beach, Klong Chao Beach, Klong Hin Beach, Prao Beach and many others. Private accommodation is available on Koh Kood and the two offshore islands of Koh Rat and Koh Mai Si.
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Koh Mak (Mak Island)
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Location : South of Koh Chang, Between Koh Chang and Koh Kood, Trat
     The third largest island of Trat lies between Koh Chang and Koh Kood and is covered with coconut plantations. It has an area of 16 square kilometers and a circumference of 27 km. The long beaches and the crystal clear sea are the main attractions of the island. Accommodations are available along the beaches. It is also possible to book a boat trip to the nearby islands. Koh Mak is a sub-district of Koh Kood and actually consists of 9 islands: Pe Island, Kham Island, Kradad Island, Nok Noak Island, Nok Nai Island, Rayang Nai Island and Rayang Nok Island. The most popular activities for tourists are tracking, fishing, kayaking, scuba diving, bike or motorcycle tours, firefly watching, etc.
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Samet Island or Koh Samet
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Location : Gulf of Thailand, Southeast of Bangkok and Pattaya, Rayong
     Koh Samet is a small island in the province of Rayong, about 200 km southeast of Bangkok, on the way to the province of Trat and the island of Koh Chang, and is only 5 kilometers from the coast. It is part of the Khao Laem Ya - Koh Samet National Park and is a popular destination for Thai and foreigners from Bangkok. Almost every beach has dozens of beach hotels, bars and restaurants, and visitors are also allowed to camp there if they wish. On weekdays the island is quiet and relaxing but on weekends and public holidays many parties take place there. Koh Samet is a beautiful island of fine white sand, usually with good weather all year round and a wide range of accommodation of all kinds.
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Lopburi Monkey Buffet Festival
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Location : Phra Prang Sam Yod and Phra Kan Shrine, Mueang District, Lopburi
     Countless monkeys adapted to life in the city live in the provincial capital Lopburi in central Thailand. The monkeys have become part of the local culture that actually holds a festival in their honor - the Lopburi Monkey Festival. The annual festival takes place on the last weekend of November and is a major attraction for locals and foreign visitors. More than 2,000 monkeys enjoy a delicious, Chinese-style banquet, with Thai fruits and popular desserts. It takes place at 10:00, 12:00 and 14:00 at Prang Sam Yod and Phra Kan Shrine. Special gifts, such as mirrors and toys, are presented to the monkeys.
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Nakhon Nayok River
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Location : Mueang District, Nakhon Nayok
     The Nakhon Nayok River is popular for whitewater rafting. The northern part of Nakhon Nayok Province is located in the Dong Phaya Yen Mountains, an area covered by Khao Yai National Park. The National Park is the source of many channels lined with evergreen forests and orchards. Rafting tours begin at the Wang Ta Krai Canal (adjacent to the Wang Ta Krai Bridge) and continue along the Nang Rong Canal to the Nakhon Nayok River. There are many exit points along the bank, such as Ban Dong, Kaeng Sam Chan, Wang Kutapha and Wang Yao. The distance of the sections is between 2 and 5 kilometers. The river is peaceful, without rapids, but can have many unexpected (but exciting) bends and turns.
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Food and Fruit Fair
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Location : Phra Phatom Chedi, Muang District, Nakhon Phathom
     Held annually during the Chinese New Year, the Phra Pathom Chedi Fair aims to introduce well-known Nakhon Pathom agricultural products such as grapefruits, flavored milk coconuts, oranges, guavas, bananas, grapes, Chinese pork sausages, dried and crispy sweeter pork. In addition, the fair will promote tourism in Nakhon Pathom.
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Alms to Hundreds of Monks Tradition
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Location : Bangkok Noi Canal, Nonthaburi
     In many temples in the Bang Kruai district, including Wat Thaicharoen, Wat Bang Krai Nok, Wat Utthayan and Wat Bang Krai Nai, the tradition of alms for hundreds of monks has been continued for generations to generations on the 8th day of the waning moon of the 12th lunar month of each year.
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Luk Nu Igniting Ceremony
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Location : All Temples in Pathum Thani
     The Luk Nu Ignition Ceremony is a tradition for cremating monks and novices using fireworks tied with a rope as a fuse. When the fire is lit, it first burns the rope to the fireworks, which further ignites the fire at the model funeral pyre. The Fireworks Ignition Group Competition is part of the Buddhist monastic burn-up ceremony in Raman Thai culture.
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Koh Larn (Larn Island)
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Location : South of Pattaya
     The island is about 7.5 kilometers from Pattaya and can be reached by ferry in 45 minutes or by speedboat in 15 minutes. It measures 2 x 5 kilometers and offers several white sandy beaches, in particular Hat Ta Waen, Hat Laem Thian and Hat Thong Long, which also has a coral reef. Visitors can either snorkel or watch the corals from glass bottom boats. Ferries to the island depart daily from 10:00 to 18:30 at South Pattaya Pier. Sailing tours with lunch are also available.
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Phra Nakhon Khiri Fair
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Location : Phra Nakhon Kriri Historical Park, Petchaburi
     Phra Nakhon Khiri, also known as Khao Wang, is an important historical site. During the reign of King Rama IV, the palace on the hill served as the king's residence when he was outside the capital.
During the five-day festival, there will be a parade following the procession of the monarchs who ruled Phetchaburi during the Dvaravati and Srivijaya periods. There are also exhibitions on the history of Phetchaburi and archaeological objects, as well as various types of entertainment and competitions. Cooking demonstrations of the province's famous dishes and sweets are among the main attractions of the festiva.
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Khao Daeng Viewpoint
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Location : Kui Buri, Prachuap Khiri Khan
     The provincial capital is a fishing port with a superb location beside beautiful curving bays and amongst steep mountain outcrops. About 100 kilometres to the north of Prachuap Khiri Khan is Hua Hin, Thailand’s first beach resort which is renowned for golf and spa. Between Hua Hin and Prachuap Khiri Khan is Pran Buri with many boutique resorts and the Khao Sam Roi Yot National Park with soaring peaks, numerous caves and exotic bird life.
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Pranburi Beach
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Location : Pranburi District, Prachuap Khiri Khan
     Pranburi Beach is a quiet long beach connecting with Hua Hin Beach near Sam Roi Yod National Park which features a spectacular mangrove forest where a river flows into the sea. The beach is becoming popular with those who are looking for a quiet alternative to nearby Hua Hin, particularly those who wish to combine time at the beach with day trips to nearby Sam Roi Yod National Park. Pranburi Beach is beginning to attract more visitors to its quiet and pristine beaches along the Gulf of Thailand. There are various kinds of accommodation to service both mid-range and up-scale hotels and resorts.
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Makha Purami Sri Prachin Festival
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Location : Sa Morakot, Sri Mahosot District, Prachin Buri
     The festival is held annually on Makha Bucha day at Sa Morakot, Sri Mahosot District. Some religious ceremonies were held for the celebration of the biggest and oldest pair of Tha Lord Buddha’s footprints.
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Khao Ho or Ang Mi Thong Festival
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Location : Suan Phueng District, Ratchaburi
     Khao Ho or Ang Mi Thong Festival is a Su Khwan ceremony or the blessing ceremony for happiness and longevity in life. Normally, this ceremony is often held on the full moon day of the ninth lunar month, but if some families are not convenient, they can change to any day in the ninth month. Karens believe that the ninth lunar month is a bad time when ghosts and evil hunt and eat "Khwan" -spirit -of people, so those people may get sick or die. In the ceremony, people boil "Khao Ho" which is sticky rice molded and wrapped in a cone shape; then they will boil it like Khanom Chang. In the past, they ate Khao Ho by dipping it in honey but at present they often dip it in sliced coconut. On the day they boil Khao Ho, the Su Khwan Ceremony will be held, too. It starts with poking a wooden plate and blowing a Khaen for entertainment; then the elders in each family will tie red threads on the children’s wrists and give a blessing for good luck.
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Koh Samet or Koh Kaew Phisadan
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Location : Mueang District, Rayong
     Koh Samet is a small island in the province of Rayong, about 200 km southeast of Bangkok on the way to the province of Trat and the island of Koh Chang and is only 5 kilometers from the coast. It is part of the Khao Laem Ya - Koh Samet National Park and is a popular destination for Thai and foreigners from Bangkok. Almost every beach has dozens of beach hotels, bars and restaurants, and visitors are also allowed to camp there if they wish. On weekdays the island is quiet and relaxing but on weekends and public holidays many parties take place there. Koh Samet is a beautiful island of fine white sand, usually with good weather all year round and a wide range of accommodation of all kinds.
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Sadok Kok Thom
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Location : Mueang District, Sa Kaeo
     Sa Kaeo Province is located in the east of Thailand on the Cambodian border and is known as a trading center. In the past, Sa Kaeo was an important civilization, with a long history dating back to the Suwannaphum and Dvaravati periods. The archaeological sites of the Khmer and stone inscriptions found here are the outstanding examples of this civilization.
An important historical site in Sa Kaeo is Sadok Kok Thom. The Khmer-style sandstone castle was built to house idols and perform Hindu rituals and consists of three towers. Two stone inscriptions in an ancient Khmer script were found here. One shows the construction period of the castle, while the other was completed in honor of King Athitayaworaman when the renovation work was completed in 1052. "Sadok Kok Thom" means something like "A city that has a lot of reeds in the big swamp".
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Bang Pu Seaside
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Location : Mueang District, Samut Prakan
     Bang Pu is located on Sukhumvit Road, opposite Bang Pu Industrial Estate. It has long been known as a seaside resort and recreation center and is usually associated with relaxation. It is operated by the Quartermaster General of the Army and includes many gardens, trees and plants. Restaurants and bungalows are available. At low tide you can see many waders there and from November to the end of July many seagulls migrate here to look for food along the coast.
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Samut Sakhon Marine Aquarium
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Location : Mueang District, Samut Sakhon
     Samut Sakhon Marine Aquarium is a new small aquarium, which is located in the same of Samut Sakhon Coastal Fisheries Research and Development Center. The purpose of aquarium is a marine learning center for local people and tourists. The front of aquarium there is a seventeen-metre Bryde’s Whale’s statue which is the landmark of this aquarium. Highlights include a aquarium tank, with an transparent tunnel, where scuba divers feed the fish every weekend at 13.00 hrs.
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King Rama II Memorial Day Fair
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Location : Amphawa District, Samut Songkhram
     The festival takes place at the beginning of February each year in King Rama II Memorial Park, Amphawa District. There are shows, demonstrations of traditional Thai dessert making, folk entertainment, out-door Khon performance, handicrafts and a variety of local products.
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Sunflower Fields
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Location : Wang Muang District, Saraburi
     The sunflower fields are located between Lop Buri and Saraburi along the Phatthana Nikhom-Wang Mueang route. From December to January (winter season), the sunflowers along the road attract many passersby, as they are then in full bloom.
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Sing Buri Fish-Eating and Red Cross Fair
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Location : Mueang District, Sing Buri
     The province's many natural waterways are abundant with fish, especially Mae La Catfish.The festival, which is usually held in late December, features some of Sing Buri's finest culinary creation, entertainment and exhibits of local produce.
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Banharn - Jamsai Tower
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Location : Mueang District, Suphanburi
     Banharn - Jamsai Tower is the first and highest viewpoint tower in Thailand, with 123 meters height you will enjoy bird’s eye view of the nearby Chaloem Phatthara Rachini Park and as well as the town. The tower included four viewpoint decks, telescopes, snacks and other amenities are available on the decks. In addition, the interior is decorated with murals featuring King Naresuan the Great.
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White Sand Beach
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Location : Koh Chang, Trat
     White Sand Beach is one of Koh Chang's longest beaches. There are orchards of coconut trees and forests just at the back of the beach. As its name suggests, it is a scenic beautiful area and it is the most popular place to stay on the island. White Sand Beach is definitely the tourist center of the island Koh Chang. Early mornings and late afternoons are great times to catch up on some exercise, with a gentle stroll at sunset being a favorite activity.
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Chiang Mai Zoo and Aquarium
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Location : Mueang District
     Chiang Mai Zoo is one of the largest zoos in the world (and the largest in Thailand): it occupies a whopping 6 hectares and covers much of the Doi Suthep promontory.With more than 400 species of mammals, birds, reptiles and aquatic life, represented in more than 7,000 species, this is the ideal location for animal lovers.
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Wat Rong Khun (White Temple)
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Location : Mueang District, Chiang Rai
     Wat Rong Khun or 'The White Temple' is Thailand's most unique temple and was designed by the famous painter Chalermchai Kositpipat in 1977. But only in 1997 could be started with the construction and until today it is not finished yet. He is completely white and is paved with millions of small mirrors. It is an absolute must to visit this fantastic temple. It is located 5 kilometers south of Chiang Rai city.
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Kamphaeng Phet Historical Park
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Location : Mueang District, Kamphaeng Phet
     Major features of Kamphaeng Phet Historical Park include archaeological remains of ancient sites such as Mueang Chakangrao to the east of the Ping River, Mueang Nakhon Chum to the west and Mueang Trai Trueng some 18 kilometres from the town to the southwest. Services from the Tourist Centre are available, the centre itself being located some 5 kilometres from town on the Kamphaeng Phet-Phran Kratai route.
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Chae Son National Park
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Location : Mueang Pan District, Lampang
     Chae Son National Park with its rich mountain forest is located in the northeast of the Lampang Province and covers an area of approximately 592 km ². The forest and the mountains are an important source of water for the surrounding area. The park has many interesting natural beauties, including waterfalls, caves and the famous hot springs.
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Wat Phra That Harinphunchai
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Location : Mueang District, Lamphun
     Lamphun, a small northern province sandwiched between Chiang Mai and Lampang has a long and storied history. Lamphun was founded as the city of Haripunjaya, a Mon kingdom-city, arguably part of the Dvaravati civilization, by Queen Camadevi, daughter of the king of Lopburi, who established a legacy for the province’s reputation for beautiful women. The kingdom she ruled over thrived for several centuries, exerting wide influence across the region, before King Meng Rai used subterfuge to conquer the town in late 12th century and integrate it into the Lan Na Kingdom based in nearby Chiang Mai.
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Bua Tong Blossom Festival
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Location : Khun Yuam District, Mae Hong Son
     Every year in November, the hillsides in the district of Khun Yuam and Mae Sariang district are filled with a variety of golden yellow Bua Tong flowers. They look like daisies, are nearly as tall as sunflowers and only bloom for 15 days - a good reason for the Mae Hong Son Province to hold the 'Bua Tong Blossom Festival' in Khun Yuam district during this period. There, at Doi Mae U-Kho, the flowers appear in abundance. Specialists classified the Bua Tong as weeds and for this reason began to eliminate them to make room for crops. Fortunately, researchers have discovered the insect repellent properties of the flower. Perhaps for this reason, rather than our enjoyment, they are now a secure part of the annual scene. Anyway, the Bua Tong, which is now a symbol of Mae Hong Son, will still be on the hillsides here.
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Tropical Flower and Ornamental Plants Festival
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Location : Khun Yuam District, Nakhon Sawan
     This spectacular garden show takes place annually in the summer to show the fascinating beauty of tropical flowers and ornamental plants. The festival features light and sound performances, a competition of various species of orchid, an orchid garden competition, a jade competition, and competitions for a wide range of flowers and plants such as cactus, Poi Sian, Chuan Chom and Ko Son There are also demonstrations about arranging and decorating bonsai plants, bon (elephant ear) and others.
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Hok Peng Wai Sa Ma-ha-that Chae Haeng Festival
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Location : Phu Phiang District, Nan
     This religious festival takes place every year on the sixth lunar month. 'Hok' means 6 and 'Peng' full moon in the northern Thai language. Many Nan cultural attractions are linked to the traditions of the Tai Lue tribe. The Phra That Chae Haeng Temple, located just a few kilometers southeast of the provincial capital, is considered the largest and most famous Tai Lue temple in Nan. He has a stunning long wavy Naga leading to the main entrance and a 55 meter high golden stupa that houses a sacred relic from nearby Sukhothai.
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Lake in the valley of the Ing River
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Location : Mueang District, Phayao
     Phayao, about 691 kilometers from Bangkok, is a peaceful province completely surrounded by mountains. As a result, it has many beautiful and secluded little valleys with fascinating religious and ethnic sites. More than 900 years ago, it was an independent state with its own ruler before becoming part of the Lanna Thai kingdom in the mid-14th century.
Phayao city is located on the shore of Lake Phayao in the Ing river plain. Three large mountains surround the valley, Doi Luang (1697m), Doi Khun Mae Fat (1550m) and Doi Khun Mae Tam (1330m).
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Phu Thap Boek
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Location : Lom Kao District, Petchabun
     Petchabun Province is 346 km from Bangkok. The central part of the province is located in the river basin of the Pa Sak, which is bordered by mountain ranges to the west and east. Because of the fertility of the soil, Petchabun has always been an agricultural province.
Today Petchabun is a province with great tourism potential as the climate is pleasant and cool due to the mountainous and wooded areas. Petchabun was founded more than 1,400 years ago during the Sukhothai and Ayutthya Periods and has since brought wealth and prosperity to its inhabitants.
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Crocodile farms
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Location : Mueang District, Phichit
     The province in the lower region of northern Thailand is 345 kilometers from Bangkok and can be reached by car, bus and train. The province is fed by two rivers, the Jom River and the Nan River, which run parallel to each other from north to south, and is fertile agricultural with green valleys and picturesque wooded hills. Phichit was the site of an ancient city nearly a thousand years ago and played an important role in the history of the Sukhothai and Ayutthaya periods. Phichit is also known as the land of crocodiles, which are native to the waters here for a long time. Today, you can visit several freshwater crocodile farms and one of the city's attractions is a large, 38-meter artificial crocodile that houses a conference room. Phichit is also mentioned in the Thai epic 'Krai Thong', written by King Rama II, which tells the story of Chalawa (crocodile king).
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Nakhon Thai Flag-hoisting Festival
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Location : Nakhon Thai District, Phitsanulok
     The festival is held every year on the 14th day of the 12th lunar month by the Nakhon Thais. It is believed that the origin of the festival is the day when Khun Bang Klang Hao, the ruler of Muang Bang Yang or today's Nakhon Thai, hoisted the flag on the Chang Luang hill to celebrate his victory over the Khmer troops. A flag parade, climbing the hill and beauty contests are highlights of the festival.
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Wat Phrathat Chohae
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Location : Mueang District, Phrae
     Phrae is one of the oldest cities in northern Thailand. It was founded by Phya Pol in 1371 Buddhist era and was named "Pol Nakhon". Phrae is located on the banks of the Yom River, about 555 kilometers from Bangkok. The province covers an area of ​​6,538.6 square kilometers and is administratively divided into 8 districts. Since the topography is mainly made up of mountains and lush forests, Phrae is rich in natural beauties such as national parks, waterfalls, caves, etc.
Due to its long history, it also offers many historical sites, Buddhist temples and many other cultural attractions. Downtown Phrae is surrounded by a more than 1,000-year-old 2-kilometer-long city wall. In the past, Phrae was the center of the teak industry of Thailand. Many old teak houses can still be found in the old town and are the peculiarity of the city.
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Wat Saphan Hin
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Location : Mueang District, Sukhothai
     The temple's important ancient monuments in the west of Sukhothai include a mandapa and a vihara. The square Manadapa, with its thick brick wall, served to house a Buddha statue but is now in ruins. The thick wall was supposed to carry a heavy brick construction that formed the roof of the building. The brick structure made the Mandapa look more striking than the Vihara that was in front of it. Only one base and pillars of the Vihara are still present. The Vihara, with a tiled roof made of wood, was used as a place for the worship of the Buddha statue, which is housed in the Mandapa. The worshiper's building was built separately, as in the lifetime of Lord Buddha. Lord Buddha lived in a temple in his own place, separate from a vihara where his worshipers performed religious functions.
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Bhumiphol Dam or Yanhi Dam
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Location : Sam Ngao District, Tak
     The Bhumibol Dam is the largest dam in Thailand and is located about 60 km north of Tak City in Sam Ngao district. Formerly known as Yanhi Dam, this is Thailand's first all-purpose concrete dam. The sweeping causeway dams the Ping River between Khao Kaew and Khao Yanhi and produces most of the electricity from all Thai dams. The reservoir is a popular resort and accommodations and restaurants are available there.
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Sa Kae Krang River
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Location : Mueang District, Uthai Thani
     Uthai Thani is a province abundant in natural resources, such as forests and wildlife. The Huai Kha Khaeng Wildlife Reserve here was even proclaimed a Natural World Heritage Site because of its pristine jungles, forests, plains, streams, and most importantly, a number of rare and endangered animals. Visitors can also see the different lifestyles of Uthai Thani locals, such as the life of raft residents on the Sakae Krang River, a waterway that has been a lifeline for the people of Uthai Thani since ancient times. Life on and around the river eventually grew from a small community into the major province that it is today, although some residents continue to live upon the river, both the source for their livelihoods and as a means for provincial trading. The most striking indication of the bond between the people and the river occurred in 1906, when King Rama V visited the Northern provinces and stayed in Sakae Krang village, where the monk Phra Khru Uthai Tham Nithet (Chan) built twin rafts to receive the king. In addition, at the end of the Buddhist Lent, Buddhists from many regions congregate at the foot of Khao Sakae Krang in Wat Sangkat Rattana Khiri for a major merit-making tradition called Tak Bat Thewo. This festival has been held in Uthai Thani since ancient times.
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Queen Sirikit Dam
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Location : Tha Pla District, Uttaradit
     Uttaradit is a province in the lower north of Thailand, with a long history dating back to prehistoric times. The original city of Uttradit, formerly called Bang Pho Tha It, was located on the right bank of the Nan River and prospered as a port for freight traffic. As a result, King Rama V upgraded her status to a province and renamed her to Uttradit, which literally means 'Port of the North'. Today it is a beautiful city and in the province there is the Queen Sirikit Dam, a 250 km² reservoir, and the largest teak tree in the world, which has been around for about 1500 years.
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Phra Mongkhon Ming Mueang
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Location : Mueang District, Amnat Charoen
     This Buddha image is housed in Dan Phra Bat Temple. The temple is situated 3 kilometres from town on the left-hand side of Highway 212. This Buddhist sanctuary built amidst the green trees of Phra Mongkon Ming Mueang, designed in the attitude of Subduing Mara and decorated with golden mosaic tiles. The 20 metre-tall Buddha image was moulded in Northern Indian style in 1965. It is the most sacred Buddha image for Amnart Charoens people. The temple also keeps a respected Buddha image called Pa La Hai, coincidentally discovered in the pond in 1962 when the temple was under renovation. This Buddha image is believed to bring good fortune to worshippers.
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Phu Thok Temple
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Location : Na Saeng District, Bueng Kan
     Bueng Kan is located in the extreme northeast of Thailand, on the border with Laos, and covers an area of 4,305 square kilometers. It is the newest province of Thailand, which was separated in 2011 from the province of Nong Khai. It is 765 kilometers from Bangkok. The topography of the province is diverse and consists of highlands, some mountains and flat farmland. The province is a major growing area for rubber and the rubber plantations cover an area of about 480 square kilometers. The main attractions of the province include the Phu Wua Nature Reserve, a few waterfalls and some temples.
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Phanom Rung Historical Park
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Location : Prakhonchai District, Buriram
     This is a grand and majestic Khmer site over a thousand years old. Built on an extinct volcano, it is originally a Hindu religious site and later became a Buddhist one. During the 15th-18th Buddhist century, several additions were made.The first thing visitors see when they arrive at the site is the grand stairway from the foot of the hill up to the top. Most of the buildings of the sanctuary are made of laterite and sandstone, all with elaborate designs. The buildings are lined all the way to the main pagoda. This layout is according to Hindu belief of the layout of the heaven of the god Shiva.The main pagoda is a large one with a square base and facing east. The designs on the pagoda, columns, doorway, and lintels are exquisite, most telling a story of gods in Hinduism. From these designs and the architecture, it is surmised that the pagoda, the stairway and the Naga bridge were built during the 17th Buddhist century. Each building has descriptive designs telling people the purpose for its construction, its usefulness and the beliefs of ancient people.
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Mor Hin Khao
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Location : Thep Sathit District, Chaiyaphum
     Chaiyaphum is located almost in the center of Thailand in the northeastern region. It is the eighth largest province in the country and covers an area of 12,778 square kilometers. It is 342 kilometers from Bangkok.
Chaiyaphum was founded over 2 centuries ago in the early Rattanakosin period by a group of people from Vientiane (Laos) and is known for its large flower fields. There are four national parks in the province. The Tat Thon National Park is located in the northwest of the province and the Sai Thong National Park - known by the Sai Thong waterfall and the many tulip fields - to the west. Similar tulip fields can also be found in the Pa Hin Ngam National Park in the southwest. This park takes its name from the oddly shaped rock formations found there (beautiful rock forest). Northwest of Chaiyaphum City is the Phu Laenkha National Park, which covers an additional 200 square kilometers of wooded hills.
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Phu Phra Forest Park
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Location : Tha Khantho District, Kalasin
     Phu Phra Forest Park has beautiful scenery with small rock mountains covered with clear forest. Geography of this forest park are low mountains consisting of some plateaus and high slop cliff, natural water flows all the time, emerging rocks and high and low stone grounds. The Forest covered the area of about 103.84 sq.km located about 4 kilometers from Tha Khantho District. Accommodation is not available for tourists. If you would like to go there for recreation, please bring your own camping gears. Kindly ask for permission from the forest park officers.
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Khao Yai National Park
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Location : Pak Chong District, Nakhon Ratchasima
     Khao Yai or “Big Mountain” is home to a great diversity of flora and fauna, as well as pure beautiful nature. Khao Yai National Park was established as the first national park of Thailand in 1962. The national park covers a total area of 2,165.55 square kilometers in the four provinces of Nakhon Nayok, Prachin Buri, Nakhon Ratchasima and Saraburi. Consisting of large forested areas, scenic beauty and biological diversity, Khao Yai National Park, together with other protected areas within the Dong Phaya Yen mountain range, are listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
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Wat Nong Waeng
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Location : Mueang District, Khon Kaen
     Khon Kaen located away from Bangkok around 449 kilometers and covered an area about 10,885 square kilometers. Located in the heart of Isan, Thailand’s northeast region, Khon Kaen has been one of the fastest growing areas in Thailand. Khon Kaen is the commercial, administrative an educational centre of the Northeast, which is often used by travelers as a base for visiting many parts of upper Isan. Khon Kaen is the commercial and political center of Northeastern Thailand, featuring a number of upscale restaurants and hotels, the largest university in the Northeast, produce high quality silk and a busy airport. Historically, Khon Kaen is quite a new town, established a little over two centuries ago during the reign of King Rama I. But prehistorically, this town on the plateau has been home to various cultures as well as other fascinating creatures, heretofore unknown to the modern world. Artifacts have proven that millions of years ago the area was occupied by gigantic dinosaurs, several of which were endemic to the region. People in various cultures later occupied the plateau for thousands of years until the Ancient Khmer Empire expanded its presence into the area in the 12th century and ruled it for some time. The ancient cultures, traditions, and historical sites in this area have all contributed to shaping the people and culture of Khon Kaen. A major source of local wisdom regarding the production of silk is in Chonnabot district, where excellent Mudmee Silk is delicately woven by hand using a special tie-dye technique, and Khon Kaen features both creature comfort, in the form of fine eateries and swanky hotels, and beautiful nature, including a variety of animal parks and a number of spectacular national parks.
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Phu Kradueng National Park Loei
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Location : Phu Kradueng District, Loei
     Loei is located almost in the center of Thailand in the northeastern region. It is the eighth largest province in the country and covers an area of ​​12,778 square kilometers. It is 342 kilometers from Bangkok. Although geographically located in the northeast, the Isan, Loei has many things in common with the northern region - namely its numerous high hills and mountains and the winter and foggy climate. Literally, the province earns its name 'Loei', which means 'beyond' or 'to the extreme' as it is located in the northernmost part of the Isan region. Most notably, Loei is the only province in Thailand where winter temperatures can drop to zero degrees Celsius, while it can get hotter in summer than any other province. In short, the geography and climate of Loei is unique compared to other northeastern provinces. Loei has unique cultures and traditions, such as the colorful Phi Ta Khon Festival. Loei is an emerging ecotourism region rich in different types of flora. The most majestic mountains are the Phu Kradueng, Phu Luang and Phu Ruea. There are many spectacular sights and exciting outdoor activities as well as fascinating cultural attractions.
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Ku Mahathat (Prang Ku Ban Kwao)
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Location : Mueang District, Maha Sarakham
     Ku Mahathat, or Prang Ku Ban Kwao, was built over 700 years ago. It is a Mahayana Buddhist religious site whose architectural structure resembles other archaeological ruins, notably Arokayasala, a hospital. During the reign of the Khmer King Chaivoraman VII. In the 18th century, there were 107 such hospitals around the kingdom. It was a tradition to build a religious place with a hospital. The religious sites have a fixed building format: the Bannalai main building must be surrounded by a cloister, and a pond must be located at the northeastern corner of the wall. Today Ku Mahathat or Prang Ku Ban Kwao is one of the most important archaeological ruins in Thailand. Meanwhile, it is also considered a place of worship among the residents of Ban Kwao. The ceremony to water Ku Ban Kwao takes place annually on the 15th day of the waxing moon of the 5th month. In addition to the pouring of water and meritorious deeds, typically there is a small shopping fair. The ceremony also offers fun activities, e.g. Drum Competitions, Isan Folk Song, Tom Tom Performances and Rockets.
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Phu Mu Forest Park
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Location :  Nikhom Kham District, Mukdahan
     Phu Mu Forest Park or the Pig Mountain is a plateau with an area of 4 square kilometers at the mountaintop. The mountain is 353 meters high above sea level and there are 3 vantage points overlooking Mukdahan at 100, 400, and 800 meters from Phu Mu Forest Park’s office.
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Phra That Phanom
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Location : That Phanom District, Nakhon Phanom
     Phra That Phanom is the most popular Buddhist site in Nakhon Phanom located in Wat Phra That Phanom Woramahavihan, was believed to have been built before the 12th century by the Laotian King Setthathirath of Lan Xang. This structure contains the Buddha's breast bone. In 11 August 1975 a rainstorm occurred which damaged the pagoda badly. The current pagoda was later build according to the former design by local donations and is 53.60 meters high and 12.33 meters wide.
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Khao Yai National Park
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Location : Mueang District, Nakhon Ratchasima
     Khao Yai or “Big Mountain” is home to a great diversity of flora and fauna, as well as pure beautiful nature. Khao Yai National Park was established as the first national park of Thailand in 1962. The national park covers a total area of 2,165.55 square kilometers in the four provinces of Nakhon Nayok, Prachin Buri, Nakhon Ratchasima and Saraburi. Consisting of large forested areas, scenic beauty and biological diversity, Khao Yai National Park, together with other protected areas within the Dong Phaya Yen mountain range, are listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
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Wat Tham Klong Phen
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Location : Mueang District, Nong Bua Lamphu
     Nong Bua Lamphu became the 76th province of Thailand in 1993. It has an area of 3,859,626 square kilometers. Situated on the northeastern plateau, before separation, Nong Bua Lam Phu was part of Udon Thani. The area has long history, archeological artifacts found in this area indicate that there were human’s settlements in Nong Bua Lam Phu since the pre-historical era and there are fossils in the region that are 140 million years old. Nong Bua Lamphu town was established by Laotian people from across the Mekong River about 200 years ago. Today, Nong Bua Lam Phu is a district filled with natural and beautiful attractions including Phu Kao Phupan Kham National Park, the Phu Phan mountain range, and Erawan Cave, which features a large Buddha at its entrance.Nong Bua Lam Phu is also rich with cultural attractions, such as archeological sites and interesting local handicrafts villages. For those looking for spiritual tranquility, Wat Tham Klong Phen, located in the forests outside of the provincial capital, was home to one of the most famous practitioners of Buddhist Meditation and a museum there is dedicated in his honor.
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Wat Pa Tak Suer
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Location : Sangkhom District, Nongkhai
     The story of this temple is based on the fact that a monk named Somdet wanted to practice Dhamma on the mountaintop. During his journey to the summit he had to seek the help of rocks and vines. There were many times when the rice in his alm bowl fell out because of the route and also there were many times when his body was hurt. Time passed and the villagers decided to build a road and a temple for the monk on the hill. Nowadays a glass skywalk is the highlight of the temple. It was the first skywalk in Thailand and was handed over to the public in April 2016. The platform juts out over a rock face in the temple and offers a view of the Mekong River and the surrounding natural landscape. The U-shaped platform is made of stainless steel and laminated glass, is 16 meters long, protrudes 6 meters from the rock face and can carry up to 20 people at the same time. The Skywalk is open daily.
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Phra Maha Chedi Chai Mongkol
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Location : Nong Phok District, Roi-Et
     The city of Roi Et was built around a large artificial lake - Bung Phlan Chai - in the middle of which is a small island with a large, standing Buddha statue. Tall Buddha statues are very popular in Roi Et and Wat Buraphaphiram features a 68-meter high standing Buddha with a staircase that allows visitors to climb up to knee level. Sixty kilometers out of town is Ku Kasing - a large 11th century Khmer sanctuary.
The main products of the province are handicraft works - in particular the Isan Khaen, a type of wood and reed panpipes. The best ones are made in the small village of Si Kaew. The best place to buy silk and cotton is Thanon Phadung Phanit and the village of Ban Wai Lum.
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Wat Phra That Choeng Chum
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Location : Mueang District, Sakhon Nakhon
     Sakon Nakhon is located in the upper part of Isan on the Phu Phan mountain range and is 647km from Bangkok. There are many forest temples for meditation which are also home to famous monks in meditation circles. In addition to historic sites and temples that reflect this, there are a number of traditional festivals that visitors can enjoy, including the Wax Castle Festival and the Illuminated Boat Festival. Sakon Nakhon's local produce includes handicrafts, including earthenware, cotton clothing, silk products, and hand-woven khit clothing with natural bark dye. The capital of the province, also called Sakon Nakhon, is a Buddhist city with five Buddhist stupas. Its history can be traced back to three thousand years. More recently, it was assumed that the city of Nongharn, where today's Sakon Nakhon is located, was originally built in the 11th century when the Khmer ruled over this region. After the fall of Angkor, the city was under the rule of Lan Xang, a Lao kingdom, and renamed Muang Chiang Mai Nongharn. When the city was finally brought under the control of the Siamese, it was renamed "Sakon Thavapi" again. In 1830, during the reign of King Rama III, the city was finally renamed "Sakon Nakhon".
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Prasart Khao Phra Vihan
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Location : Kantharalak District, Si Sa Ket
     Si Sa Ket is a quiet province on the border with Cambodia, with many Khmer ruins scattered throughout the province. The most famous Khmer temple is Khao Phra Vihan, which was built over 10 centuries ago and is one of the most spectacular sites of the Angkor period. Built like a Hindu temple, it starts in Thailand and rises to 600 meters, with the main sanctuary in Cambodia. The path to the summit is long and steep, but visitors can be sure to be impressed by the size and complexity of the resort.
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Surin Elephant Round-Up and Elephant Show
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Location : Mueang District, Surin
     The famous elephant 'round-up' first took place in 1960 and has since made the city famous to both Thai and foreign visitors. The festival takes place annually on a weekend around mid-November and attracts visitors from all over the world. Activities during the festival include tug-of-war between an elephant and men, an elephant football match, a parade of armored war elephants and, at the end, reenactments of historical battles that give a glimpse into the history of Thailand. There are also various performances and other activities.
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Sam Phan Bok
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Location : Pho Sai District, Ubon Ratchathani
     Ubon Ratchathani has been a well established community for hundreds of years. Legend says Thao Kham Phong, Thao Thit Phrom and Thao Kam, descendants of Phra Wo and Phra Ta, escaped from King Siribunsan of Vientiane into the Siamese Kingdom during the reign of King Taksin the Great. They later built a new city at Dong U Phueng, close to the Mun River. In 1780, King Taksin the Great named the city “Ubon Ratchathani” and appointed Thao Kham Phong to be “Phra Pathum Wongsa” as the first ruler. The city was governed by first ruler until 1882 when it was led by a governor. The province is renowned for its strong Buddhist tradition, particularly the practice of forest-dwelling monks and the ancient Buddhist temples, which can still be seen throughout the province today. The provincial capital is approximately 629 kilometers northeast of Bangkok. The province is unique in its folk culture, which is expressed in the indigenous cuisine, handicrafts, such as silk and cotton products, basketry, and bronze-ware, and traditional events such as the Candle festival held every July. There are natural beauties and historical sites including the 4,000 years old rock formation, prehistoric rock paintings, national parks, waterfalls, and the two-colored river, etc.
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A Lake of Red Lotus
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Location : Kumphawapi District, Udon Thani
     This is a beautiful large lake with millions of red lotus. Especially during December to February is the most beautiful to see lotus blooming fully in the lake and the best time to visit is 06:00 am. - 10:00 am. Visitor can go to the lake by boat service which the service is available at Wat Ban Diam, Moo 5, Chiang Wae sub-district. Nong Han is a natural source of water covering an area of more than 22,500 rai. This lake is rich in various species of fish, birds, and aquatic plants. Its unique ecosystems are of interest to academics both Thais and foreigners who have come to continuously conduct research and study.
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Wat Phra Phutthabat
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Location : Maha Chana Chai District, Yasothon
     Yasothon covers an area of 4.161 square kilometers and is divided into 9 districts: Municipality, Kham Khuean Kaeo, Maha Chana Chai, Pa Tio, Loeng Nok Tha, Kut Chum, Kho Wang, Sai Mun and Thai Charoen. Yasothon is famous for its boisterous Rocket Festival every May, when giant home-made missiles are launched into the air in a symbolic rain-making gesture. In the city at Wat Mahathat temple is Phra That Yasothon - a much-visited, Lao-style chedi - which is said to be over 1,200 years old. It houses the holy relics of Phra Ananda, one of the Buddha's most important disciples. That Khao Noi Kong is an ancient Khmer chedi with a very revered Buddha statue of brick and stucco which is ritually bathed every April. The craft village of Ban Si Than is famous for its triangular cushions used in most Thai households.
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Arunothai Beach
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Location : Pak Tako District, Chumphon
     This quiet beach is located about 60 kilometers south of Chumphon town. Visitors can observe the lifestyle of the local fishermen here. At the southern end you will find the Kromluang Chumphon Shrine and the Pak NamTako river where the fishermen of Thung Tako begin their journey to the sea - which is very colorful and impressive. The beach is lined by pine trees which provide shade and invite for a picnic or a walk on the beach. Even a few small resort can be found along the beach road
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Hat Yai City
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Location : Hat Yai District, Songkhla
     Hat Yai is situated approximately 28 kilometers from the city of Songkhla, is an important gateway to Malaysia and Singapore. Strategically located only 60 kilometers from the port of entry at Sadao, Hat Yai has only recently been developed and has rapidly been transformed into the commercial, transportation, communication, educational, and tourism hub of the south. Hat Yai is renowned for its outstanding seafood, which is served in various styles thanks to Hat Yai’s diverse population of Chinese, Malays, and Thais. Hat Yai also features a multitude of markets, both local and international in style, and has a festive nightlife, including pubs and discos that are particularly popular with tourists from neighboring Malaysia. While there have been occasional violent attacks from regional terror groups, Hat Yai is a relatively safe city to visit, particularly if one avoids the most crowded tourist venues and enjoys the local flavor of the city and the culture of its diverse inhabitants.
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Royal Thai Navy's Third Fleet Sea Turtle Nursery
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Location : Takuapa District, Phangnga
     This nursery is at the naval base at Thap Lamu. Infant turtles from various areas on the Andaman seaboard are brought here, nursed until strong enough to fend for themselves, then released into the sea. One of the main such releasings takes place on the well known Turtle Releasing Festival at Thai Muang beach, several kilometers down the coast. It is the country's most important such nursery on the Andaman coast.
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Koh Kradan
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Location : Kantang District, Trang
     Koh Kradan is one of the most beautiful islands in Trang and is about 40 minutes by boat from the mainland. Covering an area of 240 hectares, most of the island is part of Hat Chao Mai National Park. The rest are private rubber and coconut plantations. The island offers good restaurants and accommodation for tourists. The most striking feature of Koh Kradan is the fine, white sandy beach and crystal clear waters, which allow a fantastic view of the coral reef below, which stretches almost all along the east coast. A variety ofcolorful fish populate the shallow water corals and make it ideal for snorkeling. From Pak Meng Pier, visitors can take a boat for the 1.5-hour drive to Koh Kradan.
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Kaw Kwang Beach
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Location : Koh Lanta Yai, Krabi
     Located in the northern part of Koh Lanta, next to Ban Saladan, Kaw Kwang Beach has its own character. Kaw Kwang, which means "deer neck" in Thai, has an elegantly curved beach line, resembling the sway of a dear's neck. When the tide is low, you can walk to a little island at the end of the cape. On this beach you will find both the Kaw Kwang and Twin Bay Resorts.
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Koh Libong
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Location : Kantang District, Trang
     Covering an area of 40 square kilometers, Koh Libong is the largest island in Trang and is part of the Libong Archipelago Nature Reserve, which is headquartered here. It is a paradise for vacationers and has many fishing villages that are mostly inhabited by Muslims.
The island has many capes like Chu Hoi Cape, Thuat Cape and Chai Cape and beaches like Tup Beach and Thung Yakha Beach. At low tide, visitors can walk across the beach at Chu Hoi Cape to Koh Tup Island, where numerous seabirds and mangrove birds gather during their migration. Around the island there are large areas of seagrass where herds of rare manatees can be seen. Also a variety of native and migratory birds can be seen here. Boats to the island leave every hour from Hat Yao Ban Chao Mai Pier.
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Koh Lipe
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Location : Mueang District, Satun
     Koh Lipe is a small island in the southern part of the Andaman Sea, which is located near the island of Tarutao and the island of Langkawi in Malaysia. The island (sometimes called Ko LeePay or Koh Lipeh) is part of the Tarutao National Park and is the best developed tourist island in Satun. It is very popular with divers who want to explore the many coral reefs of the surrounding islands.
The island has 3 main beaches: Pattaya Beach, Sunrise Beach and Sunset Beach. The Pattaya beach is the most popular of the beaches and offers a variety of accommodation, restaurants and bars as well as a turbulent nightlife. The Sunrise beach is the longest beach on the island and offers more privacy and the Sunset beach is the smallest beach with only a few bungalow resorts. Since the island is very small, all the beaches, the shops, the walking street and everything else can be easily reached in a few minutes.
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Koh Kradan
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Location : Kantang District, Trang
     Koh Kradan is one of the most beautiful islands in Trang and is about 40 minutes by boat from the mainland. Covering an area of 240 hectares, most of the island is part of Hat Chao Mai National Park. The rest are private rubber and coconut plantations. The island offers good restaurants and accommodation for tourists. The most striking feature of Koh Kradan is the fine, white sandy beach and crystal clear waters, which allow a fantastic view of the coral reef below, which stretches almost all along the east coast. A variety of colorful fish populate the shallow water corals and make it ideal for snorkeling. From Pak Meng Pier, visitors can take a boat for the 1.5-hour drive to Koh Kradan.
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Koh Ngai
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Location : Palian District, Trang
     Koh Ngai, commonly known as Koh Hai, is a small island with a 2 kilometer long sandy beach to the east, preceded by an untouched coral reef in shallow water, an ideal snorkeling spot. Boats to the island leave from Pak Meng Pier.
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Full Moon Party
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Location : Koh Phanghan, Surat Thani
     About 10,000 people attend this beach party every month, known worldwide as the "Full Moon Party." International and Thai DJ's bring the dance floors to a boil. Decorate yourself with fluorescent colors and let your body lose control. The DJ's play all kinds of music; Techno, Trance, Goa, D & B, Dub, Reggae, Commercial Hits, House etc. There are many small tables on the beach where you can sit with your friends to watch the many fire-eaters and jugglers. Drinks and food can be ordered at he beach restaurants and bars.
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Phi Phi View Point
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Location : Mueang District, Krabi
     The way to the viewpoint is probably the most popular hike on the island. It's a walk that meanders through the city and the jungle to the top of the "mountain". From the top you have a fantastic view of the Phi Phi city and the island. There are 3 viewpoints and during the day there are also small shops / beverage stalls along the way. By far the best thing is to make it to the highest vantage point, as you have the best view from here. There are a few alternative ways that are also noted on most Phi Phi maps (usually available free of charge from travel agencies and resorts).
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Lipa Noi Beach
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Location : Koh Samui, Surat Thani
     Lipa Noi or Sunset Beach is the quietest and most unspoilt beach on the west coast of Koh Samui, just 5 minutes from Raja Ferry Terminal to the mainland. It's the place for peaceful and quiet off-the-beaten beach holidays, with beautiful sunsets and scenic views of Angthong National Marine Park and the mainland. Since there are only a few hotels on Lipa Noi beach, you have plenty of space on the beach. There is not much to do in the area, but the shopping district of Nathon is only 4 km away.
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Koh Sukon
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Location : Palian District, Trang
     Koh Sukon is the second largest island in Trang with many beautiful beaches. The island is a year-round attraction to get to know the way of life of the farmers and fishermen community. For example, paddy farming, rubber farming, fishing, shell fishing, etc. In addition, it is known in the province for its delicious watermelons, which are abundant in March and April.
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South West Pinnacle
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Location : Koh Tao, Surat Thani
     The underwater pinnacles, located 13 km southwest of Koh Tao, consists of seven pinnacles rising from a depth of 30m, with the highest reaching to 5m below the water surface. They are covered with sea anemones and a wealth of corals and gorgonians. There are baracudas over a meter in length, as well as groupers, schools of black-spotted snappers and batfish. And sometimes mantas, whale sharks and leopard sharks show up here.
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Koh Yao (Yao Island)
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Location : Koh Yao, Phangnga
     The Koh Yao Islands are located in the south of Phang Nga Bay and are 42 kilometers from the mainland. They are a district of Phang-Nga province with a total area of 141.067 square kilometers, consisting of 44 islands. Of these islands, the two most important are Koh Yao Noi and Koh Yao Yai, with Koh Yao Yai about twice as large as Koh Yao Noi. Koh Yao Noi is the center of the district government and all offices are located there. Koh Yao has many tourist attractions that have retained their natural beauty, with many beautiful beaches. The people of these islands live a simple life in bondage with the sea from which they make their living. In front of the coasts of Koh Yao are many exotic islands that enhance the beauty of Koh Yao.
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Talay Waek
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Location : Mueang District, Krabi
     Talay Waek is a sandbank between 3 islands and is one of the lesser-known highlights of Thailand. The sea is separated here by a white sand and limestone beach that connects the islands Koh Kai (Chicken Island), Koh Mor and Koh Tup at low tide. The best time to visit Thale Waek is from December to early May, five days before and after the full moon.
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Wat Phra Mahathat Woramahawihan
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Location : Mueang District, Nakhon Si Thammarat
      Nakhon Si Thammarat is the second largest province in the south and the city of Nakhon Si Thammarat, with its city wall, is one of the oldest cities in Thailand. In addition to its great history, the province boasts untouched green jungle, lush vegetation and is also known for its picturesque beaches and beautiful waterfalls. The national parks in the province offer opportunities for hiking and rafting and some caves with stalactites and stalagmites of unusual shapes can be explored.
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Narathat Beach
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Location : Mueang District, Narathiwat
     The 5 kilometer-long, powdery sandy beach extends north from the mouth of the Bang Nara River, where the annual Korlae boat races takes place. The beach is lined with pine trees, which offer a shady area for camping. Several beachfront restaurants serve Southern fare and private accommodations are also available. The view from the beach is impressive as there is a backdrop of fishing villages along the river and the bay is full of Korlae fishing boats.
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Chao Mae Lim Kor Niew Fair
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Location : Chao Mae Lim Kor Niew Shrine, Pattani
     The festival takes place on the 15th night of the waxing Moon of the 3rd Chinese Lunar Month. The carved figures of the goddess Chao Mae Lim Kor Niew and ten other deities are carried in a procession first through the waters of the Pattani River and then back through the fire in front of the shrine before returning to the shrine itself. The celebrations attract large crowds of people who want to enjoy the entertainment program in the evening.
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Ao Phang Nga (Phang Nga Bay)
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Location : Mueang District, Phangnga
     It covers a total area of approximately 250,000 Rai in the districts of Phang Nga, Takua Thung and Koh Yao. It is Thailand's second Marine National Park, where most of the area consists of sea with islands of limestone mountains of varying shapes and beauty. It is also home to mangrove forests and a breeding ground for marine animals. It was declared a national park on April 29, 1981. From December to April is the best time to visit the park, while from May to October heavy rains and strong waves are expected.
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Khao Ok Thalu Mountain
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Location : Mueang District, Phattalung
     Khao Ok Thalu Mountain rises majestically east of Phattalung train station and is a symbol of the province. It is about 250 meters high and a staircase leads to the summit, where visitors can enjoy a panoramic view of the province. The name of the mountain derives from a hole near the top of the mountain that allows people to see through it.
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Phromthep Cape
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Location : Mueang District, Phuket
     Phromthep is a promontory that extends into the sea in the far south of Phuket and used to be an excellent landmark for sailors. The Cape has high cliffs in the south and was formerly called by the local villagers 'Leam Jao' (God's Cape). From the cliffs a line of palm trees extends to the rocks by the sea. The Promthep Cape is the best place to see Phukets famous sunsets.
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Koh Phayam
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Location : Mueang District, Ranong
     Koh Phayam Island is one and a half hours boat ride away from Ranong Pier and is famous for its long fine white sand beaches, with Kham beach in the south being the most beautiful. A popular activity on the island is the observation of migratory birds that migrate in winter between November and March. The waters between Koh Phayam and the nearby islands of Koh Hai Hin and Koh Chang often provide excellent conditions for deep-sea fishing, snorkelling and diving. From Ranong Pier there are daily taxi boats to the island.
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Koh Lipe
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Location : Mueang District, Satun
     Koh Lipe is a small island in the southern part of the Andaman Sea, which is located near the island of Tarutao and the island of Langkawi in Malaysia. The island (sometimes called Ko LeePay or Koh Lipeh) is part of the Tarutao National Park and is the best developed tourist island in Satun. It is very popular with divers who want to explore the many coral reefs of the surrounding islands.
The island has 3 main beaches: Pattaya Beach, Sunrise Beach and Sunset Beach. The Pattaya beach is the most popular of the beaches and offers a variety of accommodation, restaurants and bars as well as a turbulent nightlife. The Sunrise beach is the longest beach on the island and offers more privacy and the Sunset beach is the smallest beach with only a few bungalow resorts. Since the island is very small, all the beaches, the shops, the walking street and everything else can be easily reached in a few minutes.
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Samila Beach
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Location : Mueang District, Songkhla
     The fine sandy beach offers shady pine groves and is a popular destination. There you will also find the statue depicting Mae Thorani as a mermaid, the most famous landmark of the city, as well as the Cat and Mouse Monument.
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Ang Thong National Marine Park
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Location : Koh Samui, Surat Thani
     For tourists who come to Samui and want to explore the untouched marine nature, the Mu Koh Ang Thong Marine Park is the ideal place. The beauty of the 42 islands offer a unique experience and atmosphere that is different from other islands. Most of the islands are made of limestone mountains that rise 10-400 meters above sea level. Because the limestone is constantly changing its structure due to chemical processes and weather, the islands have many strange-looking caves and cliffs, and some look like the Angkor Wat in Cambodia or the Prasart Hin Pimai in Nakhon Ratchasima.
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Peninsular Botanic Garden (Thung Khai)
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Location : Yan Ta Khao District, Trang
     The Peninsular Botanical Garden, or Thung Khai, is a new tourist destination for visitors who want to focus on nature and flora. Inside the park, visitors will find a beautiful botanical garden, a herb garden, a botanical library, a plant museum and a technical meeting center. The most important aspect of the park are the many nature trails that all lead through a lowland jungle, as well as a forest with many interesting plant species. One of the most important nature trails is the Canopy Walkway with 3 levels at heights of 10 - 15 and 18 meters and a total length of 175 meters.
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ASEAN Barred Ground Dove Festival
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Location : Suan Khwan Mueang, Yala
     The ASEAN Barred Ground Dove Festival takes place annually on the last weekend in March, with a procession being held at the opening ceremony. Pigeon breeders clubs from Malaysia, Singapore and the provinces of Thailand participate in various competitions. During the day there are exhibitions and stalls with various goods, including those which serve the pigeon breeding.
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