Exciting Things to Do In Thailand by:Alen Lew
When visiting Thailand, your visit would not be a complete one if you fail to do some of the best and exciting things that you can do in Thailand. This includes your chance to learn to Scuba Dive. If you are a lover of water and loves to see underwater creatures, then this activity is best for you. Thailand has the most beautiful diving spots and is one of the cheapest. For only 150, you can already have your PADI Open Water certificate to various dive shops in Thailand. The package includes the kit and a four day training and bunch of diving.
Watching Muay Thai match is another great thing to experience in Thailand. You can feel the power of Muay Thai boxers at the Lumpini Stadium in Bangkok. Purchase a cheaper ticket if you want to witness the fight with any other fans or the more expensive ones if you wanted to be on the ringside and enjoy the fun more intensely.
Tigers are wild, and everybody is afraid to get closer to them. However, given the chance to stroke them is an unusual experience. If you are of those who wanted to have an unusual friendly encounter of tigers by stroking them, you rather visit the Tiger Temple in Kanchanaburi province. With just a small amount of donation, you can already stroke the tigers and strike a pose with them.
If you think, Bangkok is the best place to visit in Thailand; you have to think again because Chiang Mai also has wonderful views and experiences to offer. If you love elephant trekking and witness fine scenery at the same time, Chiang Mai is the best place for this activity. They have the green virgin forests and breathtaking mountains for you to love. Moreover, if you want to have a break from trekking, you can try to do bamboo rafting and swimming in their jungle waterfalls.
If you want to witness the busy life in Thailand and watch different type of people rushing in, you had better go to Khao San Road in Bangkok. Here is where most of the travelers go first for people watching activity. The place is packed with hotels, bars, restaurant, travel agent, stall selling everything and more.
Another great thing that one must do in Thailand is to experience shopping in their Damnoen Saduak Floating Market. As the name suggest, the floating market is composed of hundreds of little boats loaded with their items for sale like fruit, vegetables, chickens, blankets, clothes, and more.
If the floating market does not excite you, then, Chilling to Thailand's legendary islands will surely take you to a high energy level. If you love going to the bars, you must visit Koh Samui, which is great for partying. Koh Phangan is known for its unique Full Moon Parties and Koh Tao if you love to dive.
After doing all those breathtaking activities and visiting various places in Thailand, The Grand Palace in Bangkok will complete your fine travel experience. The Grand Palace is an exotic architectural masterpiece, with fabulous ornaments and was once the home of the King and government officials of Thailand. Visiting here requires modest clothing or you won't be allowed to come in.
About the author
The author is a certified Traveler to different places in this world. He has already been to Asia, USA, Europe and more. He fell in-love to all the places he had been and decided to document it into writing and finally decided to let everybody know how wonderful every place he had visited. When in a certain place, he is very observant with the countrys culture, practices, festivals, foods, activities that a traveler may love to do, best places to shop, hang out, and more, and when he successfully get all the information he needs to know, he now manage to write it down in order to spread the good news worldwide.