Interesting Facts About Thailand




Interesting Facts about Thailand

Thailand is a diverse country steeped in rich history, culture and diverse landscapes that attract millions of tourists from all over the globe. This amazing country is packed with spectacular attractions that make your travel a pleasant fun experience. Thailand offers a tourist friendly policy and luxurious infrastructure of accommodation for the travelers. Here are some surprising and interesting facts about Thailand:

  1. Until 1939 and from 1946 to 1948, Thailand was officially known as Siam. Now the official name of the country is “The Kingdom of Thailand”.

  2. In Thai language the name of the country means “land of the free” as it is the only Southeast Asian country that has never been colonized by any of European countries.  

  3. There are three seasons in the country; cool, wet and hot. There can be seen 6 months of rain, three cool months and three months of heat in the country. 

  4. Thailand can said to be a land of temples as it is home to around 35000 temples.

  5. You can find the smallest creature, the Bumblebee Bat and the largest creature the Whale Shark in Thailand. 

  6. The capital of Thailand is Bangkok and it has the longest name in the world: Krungthepmahanakhon Amonrattanakosin Mahintharayutthaya Mahadilokphop Noppharatratchathaniburirom Udomratchaniwetmahasathan Amonphimanawatansathit Sakkathattiyawitsanukamprasit, which means: “City of Angels, Greta City of Immortals, Magnificent City of the Nine Gems, Seat of the King, City of Royal Palaces, Home of Gods Incarnate, Erected by Visvakarman at Indra’a Behest.”

  7. One hundred years ago, the northern area of Thailand was covered in thick forests but now only a quarter of forest is left that is why Thailand banned logging. 

  1. The Thai people have a great respect for their King. The most famous movie of Hollywood “The King and I” never been shown in the theatres of Thailand because it is considered disrespectful towards the King.  

  2. Thailand is also known as the second largest exporter of rice in the world and the most famous are Jasmine Rice.

  3.  Thailand is considered as the 13th friendliest country in the world as the people here are really hospitable and friendly nature. 

  4.  Thailand is also famed as one of the largest exporters of orchids in the world as it incorporates around 1500 species of this exotic flower. Orchid is also the national flower of Thailand.

  1.  The elephants are mostly associated with Thailand as it is home to around 5000 elephants. A century ago over 100,000 elephants were inhabited in the country. 

  2.  Once the capital of the country, Bangkok was declared as the “Hottest City in the world” due to most temperate climate. 

  3.  Siamese cats are admired worldwide and Thailand is called a home to them. These cats are presented to the brides as a symbol of good luck. 

  1.  About a tenth part of all the animal and birds species can be found in Thailand so it is also the home to a large number of animals and birds. 

  2.  There are so many flags of Thailand such as National Flag and Royal Flags. Each morning at 8 AM national flag is raised and lowered at 6 PM in the evening. To honor the monarchy the Royal flags are also flown. 

  3.  Thailand is also home to the largest snake in the world that is python and the biggest ever found was around 33 feet long. It is not over yet, Thailand also has the world’s longest poisonous snake, the king cobra in Thai jungles. 

  4.  This amazing country is also called the “land of smiles” as the Thai people are always carrying a smile on their faces and admire harmony over disputes. 

  1.  Once in the history of the country all the men were required to become Buddhist monks before they turned 20 years of age, even the royal family members. 

  2.  As the tap water for drinking is not safe, the local beer is very popular because it kills germs and also as costly as a bottle of water could be throughout the country. Local beer is most famous beverage in Thailand. 


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