Hey!! Have you been planning a trip to Thailand lately? But unsure of how to go about it?  Let go of all your worries!! Read this perfect guide to planning your dream trip to Thailand now.  Trust me, planning a trip to Thailand is easier than you think. Just imagine yourself lying under the bright shiny Sun on a hammock, set among the palm trees with a fresh tender coconut in your hand. Isn’t that crystal-clear water giving you magnificent vibes? Yes, it is!! Beautiful beaches, lip-smacking local delicacies, warm, friendly localities & abundance of shopping pavilions, Thailand has much more to offer its visitors. 

Check out some tips & tricks to planning a perfect vacation to Thailand! 

How to obtain a Thai visa?

It is really easy to obtain a Thai Visa. Most of it is available on arrival, or if coming from an Asian country, you get a 30-day free visa. If you are planning to stay for longer, do consider applying for a six months VISA in the Thai Embassy in the country you are living in. 

Places to visit in Thailand 

Use your time wisely! Do your part research beforehand & make a list of things you wish to do or places you want to visit during your trip to Thailand. Make sure you book your flight tickets well in advance to grab the best deals & offers!  Island hopping? Scuba diving certification? Or maybe steeping yourself in the hustle & bustle of Bangkok’s systematized chaos. You might have heard that Thailand is a small country but don’t you dare underestimate it, as there are unlimited activities & things to do & enjoy. Plan your route according to the list of places you wish to visit while being on the trip to Thailand! 


Check out the schedule of holidays & upcoming celebrations like Songkran – an awesome water festival or Loy Krathong & try to adjust the dates of your trip accordingly. 

Lose yourself in the Beauty of Bangkok!  

Loud, vibrant, busy, crazy, full of energy – the city of Bangkok will be your first destination upon arrival in Thailand. You think of it & you will get it! There are shopping areas, local markets, temples Y pretty much whatever you can think of under the sun. Don’t miss to try the spicy street food of the city, make it a thumb rule, the more local, the better!   

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NORTHERN THAILAND – Chiang Rai, Chiang Mai & Pai!  

I am sure, after spending a few days in Bangkok, now you want to move to a quieter place. Move on over to cities in the Northern part of Thailand – Chiang Mai, Chiang Rai & Pai. This is the perfect place to indulge in the highness of the mountains & spend some days of epic trekking, white water rafting & some more adventurous activities.   

The Thai Islands  

Islands, beaches & underwater life – explore it as much as you can, as there is no shortage of them in Thailand. An Open Water Scuba Diving Course in Koh Tao OR diving with Bull Sharks at Koh Phangan – what are you on for? You can choose to do any one of them or even both. 

The Thailand Dishes  

No matter if you are a foodie or not? Thailand will make you one! As it is the holy grail of amazing food served everywhere, you go at cheap prices! You will surely love that spicy tinge of Thailand! 

Traveling within the country 

Ahhh…. don’t worry! Transportation is one thing that you really don’t need to worry about while you are on your trip to Thailand. Traveling within the country is really easy & convenient. There are cheap buses, which conveniently take you to many places, you can even get from Bangkok to Chiang Mai. Learning some basics of Thai will be a savior. Although English is widely spoken, there is no match for the local language.

Enjoy your vacation to Thailand!