5 BEST EXPERIENCES IN THAILAND!
Are you finally getting on the hype and visiting one of the best and most popular countries in Southeast Asia? Are you feeling overwhelmed and don’t know where to start? Not to brag but we’re kinda pros at this so leave this with us.. Here are 5 of the best experiences you MUST try on your next trip to Thailand.
1. BUCKETS OUT, IT’S THE FULL MOON PARTY
Are you ready to get your dancing shoes on, your buckets filled and to party all night long? Then say no more.. The Full Moon Party in Koh Phangan is where the PARTY is at! Spend the evening getting messy with 10,000+ strangers, playing with fire and partaking in festivities that will most likely give you beer fear for the foreseeable. The once a month event filled with energy, fluorescent colours and insanely talented djs, is a once in a lifetime event that should not be missed on your travels to Thailand. There is one reason why it’s known as the best and most legendary party in South East Asia afterall.. So let’s do this in TRU style, get your brightest outfit on and and let’s get M E R R Y for what will only be a night to remember!
2. SLICE AND DICE IN A THAI COOKING CLASS
For all you foodies out there, this one’s for you! There’s no better way to engage with the local communities and learn about Thailand’s most traditional dishes than to take part in a cooking class. Spend the day visiting local markets, picking out your very own ingredients and spices to put together to create insanely mouth-watering flavours and dishes that will make you want to scream for more. Not only will you learn incredible new skills but you will also help the community thrive by going local. It’s a win-win if you ask me!
Now, get your chef's hat and your pinnie on and let's get this show on the road..
3. VISIT AN ETHICAL ELEPHANT SANCTUARY
Is it everyone’s dream to visit an elephant sanctuary or is it just me? You’ve got trunk and you’ve eaten delicious food. It's now time to spend the day at an elephant sanctuary learning, feeding and looking after these beautiful but most certainly cheeky creatures whilst they roam free in their natural habitat. A heartwarming experience you do not want to miss out on! If you head to Thailand make sure the elephant sanctuary you visit is ethical, caring and not for tourism. NO RIDING ELEPHANTS OK? Good, we knew you wouldn’t.
4. KICK ASS IN A MUAY THAI CLASS
Are you ready to take the ring? Muay Thai.. It’s a skill, it’s intense, it’s sweaty and we’re here for it! Similar to kickboxing, Muay Thai is an ancient martial art and the National sport of Thailand. Gym fanatic or not, this is an experience you can’t miss whilst on your travels. Just like after one too many drinks, practising this skill will leave you capable of moving your body in ways you could never imagine.. So get your best trainers on, it's time to work up a major sweat and kick away the hangover, we dare you!
5. ISLAND HOPPING IN THAILAND IS A MUST!
Dreaming of white beaches, crystal clear waters and stunning coral reefs? Now that you’ve ticked the partying, the cooking, the elephants and keeping fit, we can finally SEA you at the beach! There’s no doubt about it that Thailand is known for some of the most beautiful beaches in the world but how can you really make the most of them? It’s time to travel in style, get onboard and set sail around the most picture perfect islands that will leave you in awe. Spend your day relaxing, sunbathing, snorkelling and watching the most insane sunset you will ever sea whilst slowly making your way around some of the most famous beaches in the world. As well as taking one too many insta pics ofc.. What more could you want? Get your snorkels on and DIVE straight IN!
So there you have it, 5 of the best experiences you cannot, we repeat… you CANNOT miss on your next visit to Thailand. Now get your flights booked and happy travels from the one and only TRU Crew!