Koh Lanta in Krabi

Koh Lanta, a beautiful island in the Andaman Sea Koh Lanta (เกาะลันตา) is an island off the Andaman Coast of Southern Thailand. Like many other destinations in Krabi Province, it is known for its diving and long white beaches. Ko Lanta consists of several islands, the two largest of which are Ko Lanta Noi (เกาะลันตาน้อย, […]

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Wat Tham Phanthurat (Khao Sok Monkey Temple)

Located in Khao Sok, Surat Thani province, Wat Tham Phanthurat (วัดสกถ้ำพันธุรัตน์) became popular among tourists as the monkey temple. Years ago this temple was just a few Buddha images inside a cave placed on the slopes of a limestone plateau. The monkey temple in Khao Sok Wat Tam Pan Turat or Khao Sok Monkey Temple […]

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Wat Suwannakuha in Phang Nga

Wat Suwannakuha (วัดสุวรรณคูหา) also known as Buddha Cave Temple or Monkey Temple is a picturesque temple located in Takua Thung District, in the southern province of Phang Nga. This Buddhist Temple inside connecting caves hosts a big reclining golden Buddha along with a number of Buddha statues and other cultural relics. Visitors can see many […]

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Wat Phra Borom That Chaiya, Surat Thani

Wat Phra Borom That Chaiya (วัดพระบรมธาตุไชยาราชวรวิหาร) also called Wat Phra Boromathat Chaiya is a ancient and delightful Buddhist temple located in Chaiya, Surat Thani province, Thailand. A stupa with a long story It is famous for its Phra Borom That Chaiya stupa, which is believed to have been built 1200 years ago. Along the enclosure […]

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Hua Hin Railway Station, Prachuap Khiri Khan

The Hua Hin Railway Station (สถานีรถไฟหัวหิน) in the city of Hua Hin, Prachuap Khiri Khan province, is one of the most beautiful and oldest railway stations in Thailand. It was built during the reign of King Vajiravudh (Rama VI), and rebuilt in 1968 by adding the Royal Waiting Room also called King’s Waiting Room, a […]

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Wat Ban Ko Si-Li in Nai Harn Beach, Phuket

Wat Ban Ko Si-Li is a beautiful Buddhist temple located in Nai Harn Beach, Phuket island. This temple lies on the peak of a hill in Phuket and has a number of galleries of Buddha images donated by Buddhist devotees. Photos courtesy of ADwarf. © www.adventureinthailand.com Adventure in ThailandAdventure in Thailand offers a different view […]

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Wat Phra Mahathat Woramahawihan in Nakhon Si Thammarat

Wat Phra Mahathat Woramahawihan, (วัดพระมหาธาตุวรมหาวิหาร), is a royal temple of the first class located on the ancient town of Nakhon Si Thammarat in the southern province of the same name. The pagoda has a Sri Lankan style and the main stupa of the temple (Phra Borommathat Chedi) was built in the 13th century CE during […]

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