Thailand

Visit Thailand

Best Time To Go

November to February is the best time to visit Thailand as the weather is relatively mild and sunny with humidity levels dropping and temperatures cooling from the North East breeze. Thailand’s average climate ranges from 30°C at its lowest in December and up to 36°C from January to April. Rainfall generally averages from 5mm in December to 300mm in September in central parts of Thailand

Transportation

Public transport in Thailand
Buses. Two types of buses run in Thailand: Non-air-conditioned buses, and air-conditioned buses. …
Tuk-tuks. Tuk-tuks, also known as three-wheelers, are used for short distances in most Thai cities. …
Trains. …
Air travel. …
Skytrain in Bangkok. …

Weather

Thailand’s tropical climate is characterised by high temperatures and humidity throughout the year. April and May feature the hottest temperatures while the weather in June sees the monsoon pattern bringing heavy rain through to October.

Information

Thailand is a Southeast Asian country. It’s known for tropical beaches, opulent royal palaces, ancient ruins and ornate temples displaying figures of Buddha. In Bangkok, the capital, an ultramodern cityscape rises next to quiet canalside communities and the iconic temples of Wat Arun, Wat Pho and the Emerald Buddha Temple (Wat Phra Kaew). Nearby beach resorts include bustling Pattaya and fashionable Hua Hin.
Capital: Bangkok
Population: 69.04 million
Points of interest: Phi Phi Islands, Grand Palace, Patong,

The Electric

The electricity in Thailand is 220 volts, 50 cycles/sec. … The photo to the left shows the wall receptacle design usually found in Thailand. They accomodate both flat prongs (like in the U.S. and Japan) and round prongs (like much of Europe and Asia).

Language

Official language
Thai

Currency

Thai baht
The baht is the official currency of Thailand. It is subdivided into 100 satang. The issuance of currency is the responsibility of the Bank of Thailand. According to SWIFT, as of February 2017, the Thai baht is ranked as the 10th most frequently used world payment currency.
Offical website: bot.or.th
Symbol: ฿
Central bank: Bank of Thailand
Subunit: satang
Banknotes: ฿1000, ฿100, ฿50, ฿500, ฿20
Coins: ฿10, 50 satang, ฿1, 25 satang, ฿5, ฿2
Offical website: bankofengland.co.uk
Symbol: £
Central bank: Bank of England
Subunit: Penny
Banknotes: £50, £10, £5, £20
Coins: Penny, Ten pence, Twenty pence, Two pence, £1, 50p, £2, 5p