Samae San Island, Sattahip District, Chonburi Province is the area to carry out the Plant Genetic Conservation Project under the Royal Initiative of HRH Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn under the supervision of the Royal Thai Navy. There are botanical garden and the nature study trail to see. Moreover, there are a beautiful beach that you can experience life under the sea by diving or riding on a glass bottom boat. On the coast of Sattahip across the island of Samsarn, you can visit Natural History Museum there.
There were no places in the land of Thailand that His Majesty the King had not visited. The royal family proceeded to visit various places all over the region of Thailand especially in rural areas and wilderness areas. Therefore, the real problems of people in all areas were taken under His Majesty the King’s concerned.
A famous market in Bangkok known around the world. There are more than 8,000 shops, divided into 27 projects in Chatuchak Market. All types of products, all forms, every grade, every price can be found here whether it is a first-hand clothes, second-hand clothes, miscellaneous products, instant food, fresh food, fruits and vegetables, pottery, ceramics, local products, wicker products, flowers, books, antique stuff or pets. For those who like the atmosphere of a night market, we suggest to come to Chatuchak night market on every Friday from 10pm onwards.
This market is located at Ratchaprarop Intersection and Petchaburi Road in Ratchathewi District. It is considered a source of one of the cheapest clothes for sales in Bangkok. In addition to the clothes, there are also miscellaneous items for sales such as wristwatches, handicrafts products and others.
Plearnwan is a shopping area in the atmosphere of a retro village. The building there are made of wood which make you feel like going back in 1956. The first thing you see when you arrive here is the Plearnwan office. You can visit a coffee shop and a gift shop nest to the Plearnwan office. If you want to get a drink, you can visit Plearn Plearn Bar. The bar is open for drinks every day from 5 pm until midnight.
The Cicada Market, located at Suan Sri, Khao Takiab, Hua Hin District, is a source of handmade products such as jewelry, home accessories, clothes, bags, and artworks. The products here emphasize on creativity. Some products cannot be easily purchased elsewhere. In addition, you can enjoy with various show activities such as storytelling, dancing and photographing.
An old temple in the Ayutthaya period. King Phra Phuttha Loet La Napalai restored and built Phra Prang Wat Arun, Phra Ubosot Phra to be the monastery of the reign. After that, they became national logos.
It is well known that Doi Inthanon National Park has plenty of mountains and forests. It is also the location of The Royal Agricultural Station Inthanon, another research station of the Royal Project that runs research on flowers, ornamental plants, vegetables, fruits and highland fisheries. The research results would lead to career promotion of Karen and Hmong tribe farmers.
In the midst of the Inthanon mountain range with a small flat area between mountains, the area is rich in beautiful nature. Especially, the sweet pink color of the wild himalayan cherry blossom that will bloom in the winter. It is the location of the Khun Wang Royal Project Development Center under the royal initiative of His Majesty the King.
His Majesty the King has changed Doi Ang Khang from a mountain full of opium into a plentiful winter vegetable and fruit plots. It has generated income for the villagers resulting in better quality of life and well-being. Moreover, Doi Ang Khang has been developed to be one of the most beautiful nature tourist destinations in Thailand. Doi Ang Khang is also used as a research station for growing winter plants which later His Majesty the King named "Angkhang Royal Agricultural Station" as the first research station of the Royal Project Foundation.
Research station of the mountains, flowers and fog.There is an initiative of His Majesty the King that agriculture should be promoted in the area along with the restoration and conservation of natural resources. Therefore, Nong Hoi Royal Project Development Center has been set up to play a role in solving various problems.
Vegetable plots in a pine forest. Wat Chan Royal Project Development Center is another project of His Majesty the King that tested the species of plants that can resist disease and suit for growing in a certain area and season to provide good quality crops. The purpose is to promote career development for Karen tribe farmers.
A conservation area that is located at the southern end of Thailand. There are two forests that are not connected to each other, namely Hala forest in Betong district, Yala province, and Bala forest in Sukirin district and Waeng district, Narathiwat province.
Hala-Bala forest is a true tropical rain forest. The main characteristic is the thick canopy with high humidity throughout the year due to more than 16,000 mm of rain per year. It is also connected to the Belum forest which is in the northernmost conservation area of Malaysia.
Because the Libong Island is a stopover point of migratory birds in the southern region which is the migration path from Siberia to Australia. Therefore it is an important area for monitoring and cooperating in conservation between Thailand and Australia.
Khao Radar is a suitable location for watching natural phenomenon due to convenient transportation, not far from Phetkasem Road. Visitors can be able to see migratory hawks pass through here. Many hawks that are seen, including black baza, oriental honey-buzzard, Chinese sparrow hawks, Japanese sparrow hawks and gray-faced buzzard.
However, on Khao Radar, there is not much space for people to be there. The area can accommodate up to 50 persons with bird watching equipment, suitable for bird watching on early morning and evening.
Salt pan, Ban Khok Kham, is an example of the use of land around the Gulf of Thailand in harmony with nature. This area is a crucial area in winter for a rare bird species with less than 400 remaining populations in the world. For that reason, this place becomes the destination of bird watchers around the world.
Doi Luang Chiang Dao is a large limestone mountain range with the 3rd highest peak in Thailand, with a height of 2,225 meters. This place is famous for endemic vegetation and hiking trails. Doi Luang Chiang Dao Wildlife Sanctuary has an area of more than 521 square kilometers and more than 380 species of birds are reported to be presented by the high mountain areas.