The Kingdom of Smiles is known for its picturesque beaches, glittering Buddhist temples, and mouthwatering cuisine.
AsiaThailand9 days / September - October 2019
Highs & Lows
Street food and Beaches
Be careful for tourist scams
Thailand has been attracting all types of travellers for several decades now. It’s a place where you’ll find backpackers, honeymooners, expats, and retirees all hanging out at the same bar. Regardless of your budget and interests, Thailand has got something for you. Few places offer as much of a bang for your buck as this beautiful Southeast Asian nation.
Your options are nearly limitless when traveling in Thailand. Here you can go scuba diving, jungle trekking, ziplining, mountain biking, and every adventure in between. Bustling cities offer a wealth of temples, museums, and markets. You can even wander amongst the ruins of former Thai kingdoms. One thing’s for sure - you’ll never be bored when you travel in Thailand.
There are 2 main islands in Phi Phi, one is Phi Phi Don where the main town is, and the other is Phi Phi Leh where the national park is.
Phi Phi Don is a hub of activity. By day, it is filled with longtail boats coming into the island, and by night, it becomes a party paradise with loud music and parties.
Must visit places in Phi Phi Don Monkey Beach, Phi Phi viewpoint, Tonsai Beach
Phi Phi Leh is an uninhabited island, and it is much smaller than Phi Phi Don. It boasts coral reefs with abundant tropical fish, making it a popular diving and swimming spot. There are no hotels on Phi Phi Leh, and camping is prohibited, meaning it’s only accessible by day trips.
Must visit places phi phi leh Maya Bay, Pileh Lagoon, Viking Cave
*Maya Bay in Phi Phi Leh is now closed indefinitely until further notice.
Phuket is Thailand’s largest island and a favourite among travellers heading to South-East Asia. More than 5 million tourists flock to Phuket every year to experience its white sand beaches, turquoise waters, cosy resorts, luxury spas, adventure activities, and thriving nightlife. So, whether you’re going with friends, family or that special someone, Phuket will cater to your every need.
Patong is the most famous beach in Phuket and the first place people go to after landing on the island. The beach is bustling and crowded, especially during the night, when it becomes a party hub. Big Buddha this 45-metre giant white marble statue of the Buddha is Phuket’s most popular landmark. Perched atop a hill, it affords beautiful views of Chalong Bay.
Bangkok is one of those cities that never gets old. No matter how many times you’ve been, you’ll always discover something new and exciting to see, do, and eat.
It’s got a near perfect mix of food, culture, nightlife, shopping, and affordability that’s unmatched anywhere in Southeast Asia.
Q & A
What would you have changed?Don't stay many days in Bangkok, you can visit other places instead
Restaurant recommendations?Jay Fai Restaurant and Rocco Club
Tips you would give a friend?Always bargain prices for everything
Packing tips?Light and comfortable clothing
Transportation Tips?Use tuk-tuks but always check first prices on Grab app
Booking details?Use booking.com for accommodation