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Renting a car is the best way to explore Thailand

Renting a car is the best way to explore Thailand

24.06.2016
The country is full of antiquities, the nature is gorgeous. Beach holidays by the sea are also incredibly popular. And the car rental is very cheap.

The country is full of antiquities, the nature is gorgeous. Beach holidays by the sea are also incredibly popular.

Traffic and cheap car rental in Thailand

Thailand has left-hand traffic as many other countries of the region. Other states have it as a legacy of the colonization. Thailand (formerly Siam) has never been a colony, but its development was remarkably influenced by Britain.

The country is quite big, it’s difficult to get acquainted with it without a car. Car rental will be of help. It requires:

Renting a car is the best way to explore Thailand
  • foreign passport;
  • valid international driving licence;
  • medical insurance coverage.

In most rental companies you are likely to find a person speaking Russian. The cost of rental isn’t fixed, you can bargain as well.

Renting a car is the best way to explore Thailand

Any road accidents involving foreigners in Thailand are being investigated in favor of local residents. Therefore it is advisable to rent a car with a driver to be on the safe side. Moreover, it will cost cheaper than taxi. And you will be able to taste local drinks freely.

Attractions

Upon the arrival in Bangkok it is worth spending few days in the capital rich in attractions. The majestic Royal Palace building is guarded by a colourful dragon statue. The temple of the Emerald Buddha with the statue of Buddha made of a particularly valuable gemstone- emerald-green jade is the main temple in the country.

Wat Traimit temple houses a massive gold Buddha statue measuring nearly three metres in height and weighing over five tons. The temple's 80 m pagoda is decorated with ceramics in the memory of the discovered treasure. It was discovered by accident: being transported, the statue fell, revealing under the cover of ceramics a beautiful golden Buddha.

The largest Buddha statue is located in the Temple of Wat Pho, the reclining deity measures 46 m long. It is abundantly decorated with shells of marine mollusks.

Renting a car is the best way to explore Thailand

Most tourists alternate sightseeing and beach rest and water sports.

The famous Pattaya Resort, a former fisherman's village located deep in the Gulf of Thailand, in addition to excellent beaches offers entertainment. It has a nice water park with various attractions. You can explore coral reefs without diving - just go in the sea on a boat with a glass bottom in a company of a local fisherman.

Clear waters and sandy beaches of the island resort of Phuket in the Andaman Sea attracts lots of tourists, but not only for its beaches. There are centers of water sports and scuba diving. The island houses interesting caves.

It’s not easy to interrupt the holiday, but it’s time to return the car and fly back home.

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