Thailand has a history that stretches for centuries. It has long been a country where fabulous temples and palaces were built. Even the ruins in Thailand are spectacular. There are many options for tourism within the country. Many tours highlight the ancient ruins of days gone by. Some tours also cover modern works by the Thais such as open Buddhist temples and the area surrounding the current monarch. Tours may be conducted by boat, elephant or bus.
There are tours to the islands in the Gulf of Thailand. Many of these are day trips for visitors. These tropical islands all boast beautiful sand beaches and tropical blue ocean waters. Island tours are by boat only, and reservations must often be made. Choosing and booking tours is easy as there are many available. It is important to take the time to check out different tour packages to see as much as possible on any visit to this beautiful country.