Things To Do in Thailand
Literally translated, Thailand means ‘Land of the Free’.
It is also known as the ‘Land of the Smiles’. where a warm welcome always awaits you. It is the free spirit coupled with the smiles that make the Thai people the number one reason why tourists visit this wonderful nation.
The country caters for every kind of traveller – from young families to senior citizens and from package holidaymakers to independent backpackers. It is a peaceful and safe destination that offers value-for-money holidays at quality hotels. Thailand offers something for everyone, whether it is a desert island, a beach resort, a cultural tour or just an adventure holiday. Holidaymakers wishing to combine a cultural tour with a beach holiday would find it an ideal destination – the cooler north has mountainous cities and myriads of adventure options, including elephant treks into the jungle and river rafting expeditions, whilst the south is famed for its beaches.
Phuket is Thailand’s largest island and nestles on the balmy Andaman Sea coastline, approximately 900 km south of the capital, Bangkok. Blessed with magnificent coves, bays and palm fringed beaches and with a lush tropical landscape, Phuket creates the right ambience for truly memorable holidays.
Patong Beach, in Phuket, is famous for its non-stop action. After dark, the area’s diverse choice of fine dining is complemented by a vast selection of nightlife venues – people can dance away at discos or to live music in pubs; or simply explore the raunchier side of local nightlife in bars, clubs and cabarets. Multi-centre itineraries combining Thailand with neighbouring countries such as Vietnam and Cambodia are becoming increasingly popular – please contact us for more details.
Visitors’ visas can be obtained at the point of entry and are valid for 30 days.