Probably there is no sport more associated with Thailand than kick boxing, or Muay Thai as it’s known in Thai, an ancient martial art, known for it’s strong spiritual and ritualistic dimension is hugely popular in all parts of the country, tournaments are made colorful by lively music and elaborate ceremonies.
If you are looking for a fun and adventure packed water sports holiday Thailand has it all, climate, white sand beaches with crystal clear water, it’s offshore islands are a paradise for scuba divers, Phuket is considered to be among the top 10 scuba destinations in the world the island Thailand’s largest, also hosts five excellent Golf courses.
For those of you that want an beach or island holiday with plenty of excellent water sport activities, islands Phuket, Koh Samui and Koh Chang all have many smaller islands scattered around them, Krabi is the gateway to over a 100 offshore topical Islands and Pattaya a short drive from Bangkok, has something for everyone, it’s also close to Koh Samet.
Thailand also offers world class Golf courses, with some of the cheapest green fees in the world, scattered around Bangkok there are many courses, popular destinations for those who want to combine a golf holiday with a beach location.
Hua Hin / Cha-Am the home of Thailand’s first Golf course The Royal Hua Hin Golf Club, and the Jack Nicklaus designed Springfield Royal country club of Cha-Am.
Phuket in the south, the Banyan Tree Resort & Spa offers an 18 hole, 71 par golf course designed by Max Warlor in the Laguna area with natural hazards such as coconut trees and lagoons.
Pattaya, unlike any other city in Thailand, has it all, excellent Golf courses and water sport activities, plus superb restaurants.
Chiang Mai, offers superb golf in amazing locations, such as the Royal Chiang Mai Golf Club.
Kanchanaburi province, has many excellent golf courses set in scenic locations.
The angling is exhilarating and unlike any other fishing holiday, deep sea fishing trips can be booked at beach locations, if you prefer to fish in land for Carp there are many good locations available.
Chiang Mai was the first non capital city to host the prestigious South East Asian games, in 1995 the city boasts world class facilities in a number of sports, it’s also the country’s oldest sports club, with Olympic quality arenas, pools and grounds, the Gymkhana is the most beautiful in Thailand.