biggest cities are: Si Racha, Rayong, Bangkok,
Lampang, Samut Prakan, Chiang Mai, Hat Yai,
Nonthaburi, Korat, Surat Thani, Nakhon Pathom, Udon
Thani, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Ubon Ratchathani, Khon
Kaen and Chonburi.
Nonthaburi is situated in the
North of the capital Bangkok; from here you can take
a boat with long tail to go to Wat Chalerm Phra Kiat,
situated in the Nonthaburi’s North-West.
becoming king, Rama IV used to spend his time here.
A romantic picnic can be taken on the temple’s
ground after which you ca go see the remaining
evidences of the King Mongkut’s reign.
Lampang is one of the others Thailand biggest cities, whose
origins dates from the 7th century.
Burmese, Western and Chinese traders came to Lampang to work
in the teak industry.
The influence of
these people can be seen in numerous buildings’
architecture, with art objects and houses made of teak.
Lampang is known for the horse-drawn carriages, very
coloured, a famous transport form. Some
strong influence of the Burmese can be seen at the
Wat Phra Kaeo Don Tao, which used to house the
city has numerous forest accommodations, camping
areas, waterfalls, parks but the most famous
attraction is the Elephant Training School with the
elephant hospital and sanctuary;
here you can enjoys
shows, take classes to become a mahout and assist to
the khan toke dinner for elephants, which happens
Chonburi is also on the list of the
Thailand biggest cities;
situated in the Bangkok’s East, at one hour of
Ekamai, with the bus. Almost all the buses from
Ekamai have a stop in Chonburi for passengers.
intend to visit Chonburi, you should go when the
Water Buffalo Market and Races; it is an annual
huge event, with breeders and farmers coming from the entire
Thailand to join the year’s biggest khwai market (water
days, the period of the market, auctions and direct
sales take place with lots of visitors. Hat Yai,
also one of the Thailand biggest cities, is situated
at 947 kilometres away of Bangkok. It is an
important entertaining, shopping and commercial
centre. Here you can find and buy dried foods,
cotton products, leather puppets, sportswear,
preserved Thai fruits and many more. At Hat Yai you
can dine at many restaurants with Thailand, Muslim
and Chinese cuisines. The nightlife is also rich
with many nightclubs and attractions. Si Racha is
situated at 120 kilometres away of the Bangkok’s
This city is
popular for the seafood, very spicy and with chilli sauces.
The Wat Ko Loi Temple is placed in the North of the city and
has both Chinese and Buddhist worship icons as well as a
footprint of Buddha. The two Zoos Si Racha Tiger Zoo and
Khao Khew Open Zoo- represent the biggest attractions of Si
Racha. The Open Zoo is a wonderful mix of wild animals,
forests and birds and has a very responsible management.
There are over 8.000 animals and 300 species including 6