Located in Southeast Asia, the Kingdom of Thailand is known for its lavish palaces, tropical beaches, and ancient ruins. It has a total land area of about 513,115 square kilometers. It shares borders with Malaysia, Cambodia, Laos, and Myanmar. Aside from its tourist attractions, Thailand is also popular for its sumptuous Thais dishes like pad thai, tom yum, and a whole lot more.

Maya Bay on Phi Phi Leh Island, Krabi Province, Thailand
Maya Bay on Phi Phi Leh Island, Krabi Province, Thailand / Bigstock Photos

Key Facts About Thailand

Location Located in Southeastern Asia
CurrencyThai Baht
Currency Conversion1THB = 0.032USD
ClimateTropical climate with warm temperature all throughout the year
Population69 million (2019 est.)
ReligionMostly Buddhists
LanguageThai is the National Language

Top Tourist Attractions in Thailand

  • Railay Beach
  • Koh Phi Phi
  • The Grand Palace
  • Khao Yai National Park
  • Historic City of Ayutthaya
  • Doi Suthep
  • Wat Arun
  • Damnoen Saduak Floating Market
  • Phang Nga Bay
  • Mu Ko Chang National Park
  • Thai-Burma Railway Death Railway
  • Similan Islands
  • Phanom Rung
  • Khao Sok National Park
  • Chatuchak Weekend Market
  • Ko Lipe
  • Erawan Falls