*This post may contain affiliate links, as a result, we may receive a small commission (at no extra cost to you) on any bookings/purchases you make through the links in this post. As an Amazon Associate, I earn from qualifying purchases. Read our full disclosure.


If you are visiting Thailand for the first time, finding where to go and what to do can be quite overwhelming. Having been to Thailand 4 times, I wanted to share my top 10 adventures, activities and sights to help you get the most out of your trip to Thailand. Here are my top 10 things to do in Thailand:

Planning a Trip in the time of COVID?

Keep in mind that information found in this article may have been impacted by travel restrictions and other closures. Double check opening hours, tour providers and hotel status before you go. And don't leave your home without travel insurance!
If you are looking for an insurance provider that covers COVID-19, we recommend SafetyWing. Get Medical and Travel Insurance starting at just $40/month and you can sign up even if your trip has already started!

Top 10 Things to Do in Thailand

1. Visit Bangkok’s Grand Palace and Wat Prakeaw

Grand Palace, Bangkok, Thailand

2. Spend a morning exploring the floating markets outside of Bangkok

Floating market, Bangkok, Thailand

3. Indulge in street food, shopping and get to know fellow travellers over a Chang Beer on Koh San Road

Koh San Road, Bangkok, Thailand

4. Learn to dive in Koh Tao

Diving in Koh Tao, Thailand

5. Experience the Full Moon Party in Koh Phanhan

Koh Phangan, Thailand

6. Take a Thai cooking class

Thai Farm Cooking School, Chiang Mai, Thailand

7. Get close with the elephants at one of Chiang Mai’s many elephant farms

Elephant Camp, Chiang Mai, Thailand

8. Visit Chiang Mai’s Night Market

Street food at the Chiang Mai Night Market, Top 10 things to do in Thailand

9. Take a multi day trek to visit hill tribes in Northern Thailand

Trekking throuhg the country side outside of Chiang Mai, Thailand

10. Explore the beautiful countryside in Pai

Exploring Pai countryside, Top 10 things to do in Thailand

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Scroll to Top