Be it couples on their honeymoon, a bunch of friends or a family, Thailand is a favorite international destination to spend holidays and there are many Thailand holiday packages. Thailand tour packages include Bangkok, Phi Phi Islands, Phuket and Pattaya as their top destinations in Thailand. A land of exotic culture and beaches, Thailand is a great place to spend your vacation and unwind. You also get to enjoy the delicious Thai cuisine, relaxing Thai massages and cabaret shows. The experience is enthralling and you get to see and experience the different cultures. Some Thailand honeymoon packages or Thailand tour packages also include the Golden Triangle, the three countries Thailand, Laos, and Myanmar. If you intend to spend a long time, you should take such a Thailand tour package that you get to visit the three countries and take their tour.
The Land of the Great Buddha statue, Thailand has a heavy influence of Buddhism in the people’s lives. Over 90% of the people follow Buddhism and it is a great idea to visit the temples, taking in the local culture. You can even spot monks across Bangkok and Phuket. Thailand holiday packages can provide you with a very vibrant culture.
Thailand tour packages usually contain four main destinations in the country; Bangkok, Phuket, Phi Phi Island and Pattaya. Depending on your stay and affordability, you can choose Thailand honeymoon packages and Thailand tour packages from nine days to two weeks (ideally). Thailand honeymoon packages highly recommend Phuket and Bangkok where you can spend quality time with your partner. The nine-day Thailand tour packages include all four destinations.
Bangkok: The capital city of Thailand offers a totally new experience. A coastal city with multiple beaches, you can spend time walking around the shore with your partner and family. Enjoy a ride in the BTS Skytrain, the mass transit of Bangkok made in 1999. You can easily commute inside the city.
Some of the things you can do in Bangkok are:
Visit the Floating Market and take the fun of doing riverside shopping in the Chao Phraya river. You can usually find local artifacts in these markets.
Reclining Buddha is another famous tourist and religious spot. Since a large number of people follow Buddhism, you can experience the power of the religion in their lives. The reclining Buddha is 150 ft in length and is part of the oldest and largest Buddhist temples in Bangkok.
Next, you can visit is the Grand Palace, a famous palace complex in Bangkok. Along with this, is the Temple of the Emerald Buddha which is located inside the palace. Some Thailand tour packages include a half-a-day city and temple tour including these great destinations. You should also visit Bangkok’s Chinatown and enjoy the amazing street food. Lumpini Park is also a famous relaxation spot where you can have a picnic with your family.
Phuket: Situated in the Andaman Sea, Phuket is a rainforest island. Thailand tour packages include this exotic destination so that you can spend time at beaches. What is different in Phuket is the Phuket Fantasea, the theme park that hosts many cultural shows. There is no vacation complete in Thailand without spending a day in the theme park and enjoying the cultural display. Like Bangkok, Phuket also has Buddhist temples and you must visit Wat Chalong, which also has paintings and gardens. You can spend a relaxing evening at the Patong beach.
Phi Phi Island: Thailand is most famous for being the land of islands and sea creatures. Phi Phi Island is a group of Islands situated between Phuket and the strait of Malacca. Ensure that your Thailand tour package includes a day spent at this island. You can enjoy watching the marine life while boating from and back to Phuket. Many people even prefer to stay at a resort. There is no surprise that there are various beaches in Phi Phi, including the Monkey beach, Ko Phi Phi Le. You can enjoy a breathtaking experience of snorkeling in the Monkey beach and look at the marine life up close. You can also visit the Bamboo Island close to Phi Phi.
Pattaya: Situated in the Gulf Coast, Pattaya like Phuket is famous for the beaches. It has a mix of ancient Thai traditions and modern adventures. You can explore art, science, and culture in Pattaya. Thailand tour packages usually include Pattaya for 2 nights. Walking Street is the top attraction in Pattaya which is at the end of the beach. You can enjoy the nightlife in the truest sense with your partner, with bars and clubs along this street. Religion plays an important role in the Thai culture and therefore you should visit the Sanctuary of Truth where you can see the beauty of tradition and architecture. Along with this, you must visit the Big Buddha Hill or the Wat Phra Khao Yai.
Though shows in the Phuket FantaSea are famous, you must not miss Tiffany’s cabaret show in Pattaya. This usually includes a skit, dance or song and is an amazing experience. The Thai massages in Pattaya are the most famous and can relieve you of stress and also is said to cure certain ailments. Among other places is the Nong Nooch Tropical Garden, Floating market.
The best thing to enjoy everywhere in Thailand is the scrumptious food and the exotic culture. Thai food is famous all over the world but nothing beats the authentic taste. You can enjoy drag queen performances, cabaret performances and many more cultural performances in Thailand. Make sure your Thailand tour package gives you enough time to enjoy these different cultural shows.
Usually it is said that all times are good times to visit Thailand, however, the best time to visit Thailand is from November to early April. Thailand tour packages offer a great experience and you can spend your next vacation with your family or your International honeymoon there.
By air: There are around 11 airports in Thailand, but the easiest way is to land either in Bangkok or Phuket, closest to the destinations of any Thailand package.
By train: You can take a flight to the neighboring countries Singapore and Malaysia and then take the KTM, the train that connects the three countries. The ride is scenic but it takes around a day.