The exotic beaches, groups of islands, shopping hubs, buzzing nightlife and conglomeration of nature’s beauty in designing the eco-friend parks and reserves make Thailand a popular tourist destination for travelers of all kinds.
And as much indulging Thailand is for the families and honeymoon couples, the country is a rewarding experience for the backpackers too. As you immerse on a journey through the vivid mountains, lesser-known villages, green parks, and ancient temples of Thailand, there are moments to live by that make you feel what you have never felt before!
Thailand is a country that celebrates culture and traditions as much as it celebrates nature and technology. And it is the beautiful convergence of all of it that indeed drafts the perfect itinerary for the backpackers too. Packed your bags already? Here are some moments to experience while on a backpacking trip to Thailand!
Adventure Sports across the Islands of Thailand
Thailand is a popular destination for adventure enthusiasts. Owing to its huge collections of iconic islands that revere the beauty of white sand beaches, turquoise water, lush palm-fringed coastline and dense coconut groves – the journey to the islands become essential.
The serenity of the islands greets you with an ecstatic presence as you make way for adventure sports like scuba diving and snorkeling. Dive into the clear turquoise water to view the marine life, coral reefs, rainbow houses, sea turtles and schools of fish inside the water. You can also learn sea walking, underwater diving and get a photoshoot done under the layers of water.
Live the ancient city of Ayutthaya
The ancient city of Ayutthaya or the old capital of Thailand has always been a part of Thailand’s rich history and culture. As you take the traditional cruise ride through the Chao Phraya river you are greeted with paddy fields, green valleys and ancient temples known to be of spiritual importance.
Explore the ancient town to connect to the spiritual self. Climb through the mountains to visit the largest sculptures of reclining Buddha at Wat Pho. This Siamese Kingdom reveres the history of its existence with its vivid iconic architectural beauty.
Visit the Wat Phra Sri Sanphet, Ayutthaya Historical park, or Wat Mahathat to understand the hidden stories of the era gone by. For travelers who incline history, the grandeur of the Ayutthaya City feels splendid!
Enjoy a rejuvenating Thai Spa When You are in Trip To Thailand
Thai Spa and Massages have won accolades all over the world for its subtle smell, invigorating feel and the richness of the oils used. Take out moments of self-care to indulge into Thai Spa and massage therapies with a Thai masseuse to lock in some moments of pleasure.
The expert masseuse is known for their quality treatments, massage therapies, and techniques that liberate the body pain and rejuvenate the senses for the ultimate relaxation.
After all the treks and trails you take traveling across the countries, this is the time to unwind and relax in the astounding aura and splendid massages. Some of the world-class spa treatment centers bring together aromatherapy, naturopathy, Thai Massage, Thai Spa and traditional oil massage for the guests to rejuvenate and relax Thai style!
Connect to the nature at Chiang Mai
The old city of Chiang Mai is a must-visit to enjoy nestling into the arms of nature and spend some laid back town life. Chiang Mai was founded in 1296 as the capital of the Lanna Kingdom.
Today it is an old city that holds on to its huge walls, moats and splendid ancient beauty and functions on local farming, shopping arenas, artwork, and trades. The cultural and traditional influence of this city over the people has drafted its unique identity that is both enjoyable and enlightening.
When you visit this ancient city you feel like entering into the pages of history and the iconic structures the pictures of which have always been fascinating. Walking through this city to connect to its buzzing life is but an experience!
Explore the buzzing markets and shopping complexes
Thailand is largely known for its shopping hub, fashion streets, local markets and the splendid artwork displayed by the locals. Shopping destinations like vegetable floating market are included in Thailand Tour Packages where the locals bargain and sell their local produce.
Shopping areas and malls are also non-negotiable when it comes to the collection of fashionable items and the cheap deals available with them. Dig into shopping in Thailand to buy some souvenirs, clothes, suitcases, soaps, essential oils, etc across the shopping hubs of Thailand.
Taste the Thai Cuisine
With flavors like ginseng, lemongrass, etc and celebrated dishes like Thai Curry, Pad thai Noodles, Khao Pad rice, soups, and salads – Thai Cuisine is amongst the popular cuisines of the world.
And the truly unique taste of the cuisine has its appeal. Food lovers can have the ultimate gastronomy experience unleashing the street food of Thailand. The nightlife of Thailand opens door to the splendid night markets that sell mouth-watering dishes during midnight.
Be it restaurants or the small stalls of the street markets – Tasting the Thai Cuisine is an exemplary experience you must have when backpacking through this country!
Greet the wildlife at Safari World
Spread over an area of 400 acres, the Safari World is Thailand’s largest wildlife park. Together with Marine park spread over 180 acres, it is a world where one can connect to the vivid animals, birds, and marine animals and meet them up close and personal. The safari tour to the wildlife park takes you through the vast lands where the animals live in their natural habitat.
While you can sit and feed the tigers, you can view numerous animals like rhinoceros, cheetah, giraffe, snakes, etc in the park. Crafted like a walk into nature, backpackers can have the time of their life experience the wild in a decorated settlement.
Thailand is full of memorable offerings and astounding experiences for the backpackers to fill their bags with memories. As you go wandering, these places become important to live moments that truly speak of the feeling called Thailand!