Tourism in Thailand
Striking scenic beauty, a vibrant culture, fabulous architecture, exquisite cuisine and lively cities - Thailand brings you all on a platter. If you’ve been thinking about a vacation destination, there is one place you surely would want to consider, and that place is the Kingdom of Thailand. Many call this beautiful location ‘the Land of Smiles.’
Thailand is the most popular tourist destination in Southeast Asia, and for a good reason. You can find almost anything here: crystal blue beaches, thick jungles, great food, cheap beach front bungalows and some of the best luxury hotels in the world. There is something for every interest and every budget. And despite the heavy flow of tourists, Thailand retains its quintessential identity with its own unique culture and history and a carefree people famed for their smiles. Ultramodern yet deeply ancient, Thailand is a heady fusion of sights, smells and sounds in a landscape that transforms from tiny villages set amidst mountains to white sandy beaches in a heartbeat.
Thailand also offers the best spas and treatments, whether it's in a luxury resort or a beach-side hut.
Thailand's pulsating nightlife and incredible shopping bargains are also well known.
Thailand medical tourism is a growing national industry in the heart of Southeast Asia. Ranked among the world's 50 best healthcare systems by the World Health Organization (WHO), Thailand is fast gaining recognition as a popular destination for health tourists. More travelers visit the country each year, seeking quality healthcare at affordable prices.
Many Thailand medical centers have international accreditation. Their hospitals use highly trained doctors, cutting-edge technology and modern medical equipment. Cosmetic surgery, dental procedures and organ transplants are the most common treatments. English-speaking medical staff removes the language barrier, and medical tourists can expect friendly and personal care.
The possibilities offered by Thailand are endless. To further exploit the wonders which can be experienced by everybody, from jet setters to backpackers and from cultural tourists to fun seekers, please check out the tips and favourites promoted by the Tourism Authority of Thailand. Their expert site can guide you to the most frequented haunts or best hidden secrets, depending on your preference.