Leisure Activities at the Gulf of Thailand

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Do you play golf?

Chon Buri is a golf paradise located southeast of Bangkok.

This region has a great variety of championship golf courses in Thailand and is a paradise for a golf vacation.

The selection of golf courses makes Chon Buri a popular destination for many visitors and one of the best places for playing golf in Thailand.

The large selection of golf courses is a must for any golf enthusiast.


Source: Leadingcourses

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Do you love beaches?

Located about 80 km southwest of Bangkok, Chon Buri is also a popular destination for Thai people who wish to escape the hustle and bustle of the city. Anyone looking for adventure can follow the traces of the Khmer people and visit archaeological sites, drive to one of the delightful fishing villages or take a walk in magnificent gardens.

Naturally, there are also stunning sandy beaches ...

Whether it serves as a "little escape" from the capital Bangkok or an extended beach holiday, the number of tourists that are discovering Chon Buri is on the rise. 


Source: Thailand Spezialisten 



Ob als „kleine Flucht“ aus der Hauptstadt Bangkok oder für einen ausgiebigen Strandurlaub, Chon Buri ist bei Urlaubern immer mehr im Kommen. 

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Do you like theme parks?

Chon Buri, Thailand, is known not only for its hospitable citizens and family-friendly hotels but also for its many amusement parks that offer families unforgettable experiences all year round.

The theme parks in Thailand, especially in Chon Buri, are huge, boasting enormous amusement and water rides, as well as swimming pools. The parks are open all year round, with visitor numbers peaking during the summer months. These extend from March to June.

Whether you are interested in exploring old, new or upcoming theme parks: Chon Buri offers a handful of choices; every park has its unique charm and flair, ideal for a beautiful day under the sun!


Source: Holiday Inn Hotels, Chon Buri

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Do you enjoy diving?

Some diving centers have set up in Chon Buri, offering diving tours and diving courses.

Between Si Racha in the north and Sattahip in the south, there are over thirty islands located off the coast. The islands are open to the public and easy to reach from Chon Buri, the waters surrounding the islands boast great diving locations.

In the waters off Chon Buri, you will find plenty of multiple coral species. It takes about 1.5 to 2 hours by boat to get to the outer island ring of Chon Buri. The coral reefs reach a depth of 5 to 30 m, and the visibility ranges from 5 to 15 m.



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Are you interested in culture?

Bangkok´s most prominent attractions include the city´s temples. There are more than 400 of them. Famous temples in Bangkok include Wat Phra Kaeo at the Grand Palace, Wat Pho, and Wat Arun.

The Thai metropolis, whose streets are characterized by skyscrapers, bustling business districts and thousands of food stalls, allures with even more attractions. Additional attractions in Bangkok include museums, palaces, the zoo, and various markets.

Many major attractions in Bangkok are located in Rattanakosin, the historic center of the city.


Source: Klick Thailand