(Last Updated On: March 27, 2019)

Is Thailand all about Bangkok and Pattaya? Well, ladies, the answer is No, it is a lot more, all you need is the spark of exploration alive, and you can unveil the secrets of this segment. When it comes to listing the verticals of this country to tour with your BFFs, names like Phuket, Pattaya, Krabi, Koh Samui, Bangkok, Chiang Mai often top the list and let us reveal the real secrets down below, which awaits you.

Coming over to the most important question, Where to land? You can take a direct international flight from various cities in India to Bangkok or Phuket. If you wish to explore the unknown destination you can hop on to a connecting flight. Let the ultimate fun begin!

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Phuket“ Soak-in the lure of beaches”

James Bond Island, Phuket


The tourist traffic of this lively town is boosting up with every proceeding day. Renowned for its fine sand, sparkling beaches, and nocturnal life, this place will make you fall in love with its realm.

Accommodation:

Keemala Resort, Phuket

If you wish to dive in an oasis of lavishness then you can pick upscale hotels and resorts like TwinPalms on Surin beach road, Centara Grand Beach Resort at Karon beach, Keemala Resort at Kathu, The Naka Phuket at Chang Wat, Dusit Thani in Choeng Thale, and so, but if you are seeking for a budget stays then you can go for Ai Phuket hostel or Party by Bodega.

Activities:

Ziplining at Wichitsongkram Road, Kathu, Phuket

Make the best of the beaches with your pals! With a popular beach like the Banana beach, you can witness a good number of water sports like stand-up paddling, surfing, parasailing, and whatnot. Also, here you be your own chef, with Thai food cooking classes! If this is not enough for you then you can glide through the green with Ziplining in Phuket! Experience more activities to do in Phuket & witness the most breathtaking adventure of your life!

Check out some of the best things to do in Phuket.

Drink & Dine:

La Gritta Restaurant, Phuket

Skip the healthy diets and gain some calories with your buddies! Get the tinge of lip-smacking delights at world-renowned restaurants like La Gritta which boasts with elegant furnishings or Kataturk Turkish Restaurant which has a scrumptious contemporary menu.

If you are looking for excellent Thai cuisine, then you can go for VT Namnueng, but if you wish for a 360-degree view of the city then Rock salt is another on the list of amazing restaurants.

Shopping:

Street shopping at Phuket

Girls and shopping, aren’t that synonymous? Well, Phuket has an abundance of places for you, with Jungceylon Shopping Complex which has all the luxury brands or the local streets of the weekend market, brimming with the jeans, T-shirts, and custom jewellery.

Places to visit:

Phi Phi Island, Phuket

With the very first step you take on this land, you will have a WOW moment. The unmissable parts of this rainforested place are Patong beach, Karon viewpoint, Koh Panyee, and Trick-eye Museum. Also, you can hop on the Phi Phi Island, James Bond Island and Khai Island. Phuket beaches are also very popular among tourists.

Ideal duration: 2-5 days.

Check out some of the best places to visit in Phuket here.

Krabi Island“Hop on the unexploited Isle”

Phang Nga Bay, Krabi

Boasting with a remarkable count of tiny hamlets and intricate caves, this place is a true delight for the explorers and is a place with a wide array of picture-perfect landscapes.

Accommodation:

Beyond Resort, Krabi

Give yourself a refreshing retreat with the stays like Holiday Inn Resort at Ao Nang beach, Dusit Thani Krabi in Nong Thale, Centara Grand Beach Resort in Ao Nang, Beyond Resort in Chang Wat, or stay at the homey hostels like the Slumber party hostel and Marine house.

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Activities:

Kayaking in Krabi

Hippity-hop from one island to another, and let the soothing sounds of the waters and chirping birds make your chatterboxes quite! Also, here you can go to rock climbing or kayaking at Hong Island.

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Drink & Dine:

Bhu Nga Thani, Krabi

Taste the authentic Thai food including Pad Thai noodles, curries and variety of seafood dishes at restaurants in Krabi town, like Mr. Krab-i, Frog and catfish, Gecko Cabane, Bhu Nga Thani which will welcome you with a delightful aroma!

Shopping:

Walking street, Krabi

Fill your wardrobes with the vibrantly coloured dresses, which you can pair up with the authentic shell and glass jewellery of Krabi. And for this, the walking street of Krabi town, Ao Nang and Maharaja Plaza are brimming with all of these.

Places to visit:

There are numerous places to see in Krabi which will take your heart away. Lie down in the mangrove region, and click selfies with your girls! Tour the city in and around covering Railay Beach, Thung Teao Forest Natural Park, Wat Tham Sua, Klong Thom hot springs, while also exploring the hidden beauty of the region on your own. Let your insta-world know that you guys always rock!

Check out the best places to visit in Krabi Island.

Ideal duration: 2-4 Days.

Koh Samui“Spoil yourself with luxurious resorts”

Vana Bella, Koh Samui

Marking its place in the second largest islet of Thailand, and is popular for its palm-fringed beaches with a noteworthy count of stellar beach resorts, they all are a plus to the trip.

Accommodation:

Vana Belle, Koh Samui

Luxuriate at the lavish stays with your girls in here, dip in those cool blue pool waters, ruffle up the beds and enjoy some in-house drinks!

Thinking of hostels? Well, that’s out of the question, as this place is all about the luxury beach resorts like Amari Koh Samui at Chaweng beach, Ibis Samui on Bophut beach, Marriott Resort, Rocky’s Boutique Resort at Surat Thani, and Le Meridien on Lamai beach Maret. You may yet book a standard hotel for an easy stay!

Activities:

Snorkeling in Gulf of Thailand

 Let the sense of freedom shackle your head and dive deep in the Gulf of Thailand. Pull out your best swimsuits and explore the underwater world, with snorkelling and scuba diving in the clear azure of Koh Samui. Apart from this, here you can also delve in a state of elation with refreshing spa sessions, or enjoy Kayaking and Yachting.

Check out best things to do in Koh Samui here.

Drink & Dine:

Firshermans Village, Koh Samui

Be it the beachside restaurant or the well-furnished dining, Koh Samui owns a wide collection of all of it. Fine dine restaurants like The Boudoir, Chez Francois and Tree Tops are a haven for fantastic meals.

Shopping:

Maenam walking street, Koh Samui

Ditch the malls and wander on the streets of Samui, make sure you have plenty of bags, as there is a lot which will amuse you. Ranging from handcrafted articles to cute embroidered wallets, here you can find all of it. Make a visit to the Chaweng Beach Road, Samui Hot Club, or Maenam walking street.

Places to visit:

Wat Phra Yai, Koh Samui

Stop! Before the clock ticks 6’ make sure you have explored all of it…! As missing out on the sunset at the Turtle Island, is something you will regret. Apart from this, tour Chaweng beach, Bophut beach, Fisherman’s Wharf or savour the serenity at places like Wat Phra Yai.

Ideal duration: 2-4 Days.

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Hua Hin“Pump up the adrenaline with Kitesurfing”

Kitesurfing, Hua Hin

This stretch of land houses a plentiful of water adventures and is a haven for the adventure buffs. Be it an elegant seafood shack or a long list of amazing hotels, here you can have it all. Sprawling across the Gulf of Thailand, this seaside resort exhibits picturesque displays.

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Accommodation:

Intercontinental Hua Hin Resort, Hua Hin

Break the age-old barriers of reaching out to the destination and then booking the stays, and pick up a luxury stay, which gives you easy access to kitesurfing, the place is famed for. Comfy stays like Hua Hin Marriott Resort and Spa, Intercontinental Hua Hin Resort, Anantara Hua Hin, Hilton Hua Hin Resort, Hua Hin Grand Hotel & Plaza which all lie close to Amphoe Hua Hin, are excellent selections for a perfect vacation!

Activities: 

Kitesurfing, Hua Hin

Ready with your girls? Stroll in the streets of Hua Hin at night and let your days be power-packed with water adventure, which will make you shriek out. Clench your fist or hold the hands, and indulge in Kitesurfing on blue waters.

You can do various activities in Hua Hin, check them out here.

Drink & Dine:

Coast beach club & bistro, Hua Hin

Seafood, Thai curries, and alluring scapes are all this place owns. From finely built Amber restaurant to savoury streets of the night market, here you can have each of it. Also, you can take quick bites at Coast beach club & Bistro, which extends amazing views of the cities coastline.

Shopping:

Night Market, Hua Hin

There is no shortage of things to buy in Hua Hin, pooling with markets like Hua Hin Night market, Cicada markets, you can take back home various handicrafts of the region!

Places to visit:

Tick off the destination from your list and explore the various places it owns, namely Rajabhakti Park, Wat Bor Fai, and Wat Huay Mongkol.

Ideal duration: 2-3 Day.

Pattaya“Embrace the sand and sun”

Sanctuary of Truth, Pattaya

Home to finely built resorts, happening bars, beaches, and everything beautiful, Pattaya tops the Bucket list of several travellers, be it a solo or a group one.

Accommodation:

Centara Grand Mirage Beach Resort, Phuket

Speaking about the stays, they can burn your pockets, but opting for hostels, is the new trend. After all, when your girls are around, every place is fun, be it a top-notch luxury hotel, Centara Grand Mirage Beach Resort or a bunk bedroom of a hostel. Dwellings like Mercure and Ibis can be preferred as they are brimming with top-notch luxuries, but you can also go for budget stays which covers hostels like Happy hostel and travel light.

Activities:

Floating Market, Pattaya

Sway away on the floating market or glide through the greens with Ziplining, is what Pattaya has to offer. Skydiving is another thing you must not dare to miss out on!

If you are looking for some more adventurous things to do in Pattaya check it out here!

Drink & Dine:

The Beach Club Restaurant, Pattaya

Don’t let your little stomach crave of food and stroll through the streets of Pattaya, studded with bars, fine dines, open-air restaurants, and whatnot! Be it the Hilton Bar from where you can take a glance at the entire city, or world-famous Hard Rock Cafe and The Beach Club Restaurant which is one of the most lively places on earth. So take your girls, and make a grove on the trance while you dine!

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Shopping:

Floating Market, Pattaya

Fly to Pattaya and you will be glad you did! Stroll through the streets with your girls and pick up excellent stuff from the markets like handicrafts, clothing and antique jewellery! Be it the night market or the unique floating market, this place has everything to make you awe-struck.

Places to visit:

Pack your bags, and get ready for ultimate fun! As this is not just a place but a whole lot more. Here you can stroll through the Nong Nooch tropical garden or you can bump up on the unique floating market it is famed for. Also, you can tour the Sanctuary of Truth which has the teak structures or spends some time of frolic at the Tiffany Cabaret show.

To explore the beauty of this island visit these tourist attractions of Pattaya.

Ideal duration: 12 Days.

Bangkok“Loosen up with the splendorous nightlife”

Skipping out on the capital of Thailand? No chance. Make a visit to this enticing land, which is lined up with ornate structures, happening bars, serene temples, and opulent resorts.

Accommodation:

Ssshhhh… What happens in Bangkok stays in Bangkok! Pick up the best stay, as touring this place with your bunch of crazy people in a day is a little tough. Extend your trip in here, and stay at the lavish resorts like Amari Watergate, Bangkok Palace Hotel, Millenium Hilton, Shangri­ La Hotel, Navalai Hotel. Well it is just girls, then you also make a move to the budget-friendly all girls hostel, My Home 22.

Adventures:

A hive of lively activities, in undeniably Bangkok! Don’t just mark your book of experience with adventures, but also put some unusual experiences in it, which can be created in here. With activities like Skydiving, surfing, go-karting, a trip to this segment is free from regrets!

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Drink & Dine:

Are you a foodie and searching for the best Thai food? Then you are at the right place, as here you can have a whole lot of it at cafes like the Sixth, Yaowarat Street, and Prachak which give serve amazing delights!

Shopping:

When it comes to shopping, Bangkok will not disappoint you! Brimming with lovely markets, here you can not only pick up souvenirs but also make the best of memories. Apart from the drool-worthy delights, this “City of Angels”, has a lot more. When it comes to listing a few, Chatuchak Weekend Market, Klongsan Plaza Market, and several are the inescapable ones.

Places to visit:

Longing for an amazing staycation? Go-big Go-Bangkok! Pull out your shimmery dresses for nights and vibrant swimsuits for the days, as this place is your kingdom of freedom! Once you are out of the hangover, you can taste the heritage feels at the Grand Palace, Wat Arun, and Temple of Emerald, which is famed for their elegant architecture.

Check out Bangkok tourist attractions here, as this city has a lot more to offer than your imagination.

Ideal duration: 2-4 Days.

Chiang Mai“Let the greens grab you in its charm”

The beauty of this region is just-one-of-its-kind and is famed for its trekking trails which showcase exceptional displays of nature. Holding the relics of history, this place is toured by a number of archaeologists.

Here are some of the best trekking trails in Thailand.

Accommodation:

Hotels and resorts like Mercure Chiang Mai in Tambon Si Phum, Veranda Chiang Mai in Banpong Hangdong, Furama Chiang Mai in Tambon Chang Phueak, are upscale stays, which not only offer comfortable stays but also have excellent interiors!

Adventures:

Hope you have packed your trekking boots, as Chiang Mai is all about greens and terrains. Hear to the call of greens and wander in northern Thailand, which awaits you with its secrets.

With trails like Muang Kurt to Huay Kukap, Baan Pha Dang to Huay Kukap, Huay Kukap To & Tad Mok Waterfall, Mae Taeng River, Doi Suthep, Doi Inthanon, you can make a selection which is well-suited for you. Apart from this, here you can also fly in the air with a colourful hot air balloon.

Check out some of the thrilling Chiang Mai treks and book one for your trip.

Drink & Dine:  

You’ll not go hungry from Chiang Mai for sure! Bang the door of ultimate cafes which are just perfect to go with your girls, like Ginger Kafe and Service 1921, they are really colourful and well-suited for capturing ultimate candid shots!

Shopping:

Pick up a baggy t-shirt and twin with your girls! Roam at the night bazaar, enjoy delights at the Muang Mai market, and add a whole new dimension to your trip.

Places to visit:

Hike up the trails of Chiang Mai, and keep updating your Instagram with amazing group pictures. But if hiking is not your thing then make a visit to the Tiger Kingdom, Grand Canyon, Umbrella village, Ban Twai, Royal Park, Wat Phra Singh or explore the greens of this region.

Ideal duration: 2-5 Days.

Chanthaburi: Let the serenity of town bewitch you

Explore the hidden gem of eastern Thailand, which is renowned for the precious stones like Ruby and sapphire. Also, here one can witness the Maytime Fruit festival which lasts for about two days and is a celebratory affair.

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Accommodation:

Indulge in an impeccable experience at the luxury dwellings of Chanthaburi! Ranging from the Kasemsarn hotel on Benjamarachutit road to the Cube resort in Phaen Din Thong, Chatrium Golf Resort Soi Dao in Pong Nam Ron here you are spoilt with choices of lavishness!

Adventures:

Speaking about the adventures, it’s a little difficult to find enthralling ones in the province but you can hike up the Khao Khitchakut National Park, which owns verdant forest and sparkling waterfalls. A place like this is well-suited to click amazing pictures and update your social media accounts!

Drink & Dine:

Take quick bites with your girls while you tour the quaint town! With places like Chan Phochana, Chatrium Golf Resort Soi Dao restaurant, Tamajun restaurant, and Koff house bar and eatery, you can fill your tummies with lip-smacking delights!

Shopping:

Wondering what to shop and whatnot? Well, the “city of the moon”, has a wide platter for you. If you love the handicrafts then hit out to the Thai Rung Ruang or Yuwadi Mai Thai, but if you are looking for elegant jewellery, then stroll through the Chan Pree Da. Keep twinning with lovely little things you shop!

Places to visit:

Don’t let the spark of exploration die and explore the town to the fullest with your bunch of pals! Visit the Church of Immaculate Conception, the gem quarter, Wat Phai Lom and street-stalls of Chanthaburi which are rich in gemstones.

Ideal duration: 1-2  Days.

Koh Chang: “Dive deep inside the turquoise waters & green jungles

Pondering why Koh Chang? Missing out on one of the largest Islands of Gulf of Thailand is out of the question. Cliffs, mountains, mangroves, and clear waters, is what this isle is all about

Accommodation:

When it comes to stays we always want the best at the lowest price, and this place owns a whole lot of them. Take a glance at the wonders of Koh Chang right from the window panes with Mercure Koh Chang in Tambol, Ramayana Koh Chang resort & spa and Klong Prao resort in Trat, which offer a pool of luxuries.

Adventures:

When we hear beaches, the second thought which strikes our mind is aqua adventures! Snorkelling, diving, kayaking, zip lining, ATV rides, sailing, and a whole lot more of exciting water activities are catered by the beaches of Koh Chang. Promisingly, you will shriek-out with your girls, while you witness the adventures at the Treetop adventures park!

Drink & Dine:

With an empty stomach, you always get low, so drink and dine in style at the beach cafes like Beach tango restaurant, The Lighthouse restaurant, Ido Ido restaurant, and Sharky’s lounge terrace with is famed for spellbinding views of the city.

Shopping:

Pick up the Ko Chang T-shirts from the streets near the white sand beaches of Koh Chang, and click amazing pictures with your bunch of folks! Also, here you can buy trinkets, souvenirs, and other pretty little things.

Places to visit:

With a long list of places to visit in here,  Ko Chang National park, Mayom & Khlong Phlu, Hat Sai Khao beach, Ao Bang Bao beach, Khlong Phlu waterfall, Ko Kut island, and many other explored corners, a trip to this Thai region will definitely be a remarkable one.

Ideal duration: 1-2 Days

Chiang Rai: “Explore your spiritual side with this province

Wish to unveil the secrets of the era gone by? Explore the “Gateway to the golden triangle”, with your buddies, which awaits you with a bag full of architectural marvels and vibrant culture.

Accommodation:

If you truly wish to savour luxuries blended with tranquillity, then resorts of Chain Rai are a choice with no regrets. Laluna hotel & resort, Khamthana hotel, Anantara Chiang Mai Resort and Le Patta are just perfect for an all-girls vacation.

Adventures:

Speaking about the adventures trekking is indeed a frequented one. Hike up the pathways to the dense jungles and shimmery waters, which are owned by the Lum Nam Kok National Park. Apart from this, here you can also glide with a zip line along the tea plantations!

Drink & Dine:

Unlike other destinations in other parts of Thailand, Chain Rai has a little different cuisine, which can be savoured at Melt in your mouth or Barrab restaurant, Anantara restaurant, which serve to drool-worthy delights.

Shopping:

Drive to the centre of the town and traverse the Night Bazaar, which is packed with spa products, aromatic leaves, and beguiling variants of handcrafted articles. Apart from this, you can also wander in the Saturday market and enjoy cultural performances and delicious meals.

Places to visit:

Go Vrooming around the ancient town with your girls, and traverse the key attractions in here, which encircles Wat Phra Kaew, Blue temple, Wat Chet Yot, Wat Mung Muang, Wat Phra That Doi Thong, and other sacred temples in its proximity.

Ideal duration: 2-3 Days.

Wondering what to take? Ferry service, local transport, or a bike Transportation

Talking about transportation, connectivity from cities to islands and mountain peaks is just amazing! If you wish to travel with your gang to islands from Phuket, you can opt for ferry services which have very nominal charges. But if you wish to jump off from south to north, then you can go for buses, flights, or road trip with your folks by hiring vehicles.

Speaking about the internal commuting services, you can go for local modes of transportation, or just rent a bike are explore on your own! If you are looking for an alluring view of the cities and towns, then go for Tuk-Tuk rather than private taxis.

Planned a visit? Tick-off these essentials

  • Visiting Thailand and skipping out on the fresh Mangoes is just not done! As here you will get the best mangoes in the world.
  • If you visit the temples and monasteries, make sure your elbows and knees are all covered.
  • Use the public transport like the Subway or the light rail, which are not only cheaper but are also convenient and fast.
  • Well, you’ll be surprised to know that if you arrive here before 30th April, your visa-on-arrival will be FREE!
  • Most of the areas have good connectivity, be it in terms of internet or other cellular services.
  • When it comes to all girls trip, safety is a must, and this destination keeps up with this concern. Be it the hassle-free visa or easy access to the control rooms and hospitals, this place lacks nowhere and welcomes you with open arms!