Thailand major cities are: Phuket, Chiang Rai, Khon
Kaen, Chiang Mai, Lampang, Pak Kret, Hat Yai,
Phitsanulok, Trang, Udon Thani, Yala, Samut Prakan,
Yala, Songkhla, Nakhon
Pathom, Surat Thani, Ubon
Ratchathani, Nakhon Ratchasima, Nonthabur Rayong,
Nakhon Sawan, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Nakhon Si
Ayutthaya and of course, Bangkok, the capital of the
Mai is a city built on the roots of a traditional
heritage which leads us faraway in history.
It is a
city with an own beautiful personality. It was also
blessed with a natural beauty.
Handicraft objects of silk, wood and silver are souvenirs
for the visitors from all over the world. A big variety of
accommodation places, restaurants and fun, help Chiang Mai
to be called one of the first touristic attractions from
Thailand. It is the second city as size from Thailand and
the capital of the Northern region. The Chiang Mai province
was founded in the high Northern region of Thailand.
Mai Valley is at 310 metres above sea level. The
largest point of the province has 85 miles and the
longest – 200 miles. The Chiang Rai province covers
11.678 kilometres square with a 1.23 million
population. The medium raising is of 580 metres
above the sea level, Myanmar is the border at North
and Laos at North and North-East. The provincial
capital is at 829 kilometres North of Bangkok.
Chiang Rai was founded by the King Meng Rai, in 1262
and it was the first capital of Lanna Thai. The
province has the Northern point of Thailand at Mae
Sai, which is well known for the mountainous
landscapes and the hill tribes.
At North of
Chiang Rai is the region known as the Golden Triangle, the
area where the borders of Laos, Thailand and Myanmar
Phuket is the biggest and probably the most popular island
of Thailand. Is, also, a stand-alone and historic province,
its economy is based on rubber and tin. Now the tourism is
the most important on island. It is easy to get to the
island due to a bridge that makes the connections with the
also, the International Phuket Airport, which has
daily flights from a variety of international
destinations. The buses, the taxis and the bikes are
the main transportation on island. The beaches are
one of the biggest attractions from Phuket, with
restaurants, stores and nightclubs. Hat Karon is
another beach, less commercial.
also mountains, preservation areas as well as places
to explore. The festivals are an important part of
the island’s culture and the holidays offer is big.
There is the Vegetarian Festival that lasts 9 days,
and in September and October are also a variety of
spectacles and attractions.
Of course, like in the entire Thailand, the local cuisine is
exotic and delicious. With its numerous restaurants, hotels
and other facilities, your holiday on this island can not be
else but comfortable and pleasant in the same time.