Daily Archives: June 30, 2006

Top 5 Destinations in Thailand

In the Bangkok Post today, there was a free advertising supplement celebrating the 30th anniversary of Jetour here in Thailand. In their brochure they detailed their choice of the top 5 destinations in Thailand. I thought I would type them up and share them with you.


  1. The Grand Palace and the Emerald Buddha
  2. Wat Pho and the Reclining Buddha
  3. Vimanmek Palace
  4. Wat Arun – The Temple of Dawn
  5. The Ananda Samakhom Throne Hall
  6. Yaowarat – Chinatown
  7. Chatuchak Weekend Market
  8. Pak Khlong Talad – Flower Market
  9. Phahurat – Indian Market
  10. Democracy Monument
  11. Khao San Road
  12. Lumpini Park
  13. Jim Thompson’s House
  14. Thai Boxing at Lumpini Stadium
  15. Cultural Shows at Sala Chalermkrung Theatre


  1. Jomtien Beach
  2. The Million Year Stone Park and Crocodile Farm
  3. Pattaya Elephant Village
  4. The Monkey Training Center
  5. Koh Krok
  6. Underwater World Pattaya
  7. Cabaret shows

Hua Hin

  1. Klai Kangwon Palace
  2. Hua Hin Railway Station
  3. Hua Hin Beach
  4. Pa La-lu Waterfall
  5. Koh Singtoe
  6. Khao Takiap Vantage Point
  7. Maruekhathaiyawan Palace


  1. Phuket Town
  2. Tha Chatchai magrove forest
  3. Wat Chalong
  4. The Viewpoint
  5. Koh Kaeo
  6. Kata Beach
  7. Karon Beach

Chiang Mai

  1. Doi Suthep and Wat Phra That
  2. Phu Phing Palace – Royal Winter Palace
  3. Wiang Kum Kam lost city
  4. Wat Phra Sing
  5. Night Bazaar
  6. Tha Ton village
  7. San Kamphaeng hot springs

Do you have any places you want to add to these lists? I can think of a few.