Jungle Bungy Jump in Phuket – One Good Dose of Adrenaline

Imagine plunging down the sky of Phuket; plunging into a pool of water while being caressed by the lush scenery on your way down; imagine the thrill, imagine the sheer rush. All your imaginations can become one giant reality as you plunge down into nothingness in the amazing exciting and thrilling activity of Bungee Jumping. For those of you crave this adrenaline, this sheer maddening thrill then Bungee Jumping will make you feel like you are on the top of the world. In fact you literally plunge from the top of the world and the drop is remarkable. Hundreds of visitors from around the globe visit Phuket for Bungee Jumping because in Phuket you get the scenic appeal and the fantastic tropical climate, all this combined makes Bungee jumping in the jungles of Phuket an unmatched experience.

For some of you the idea of Bungee Jumping might be completely new for it is not a common activity that is offered in every city in the world. As the name has it Bungee Jumping is a jump or a fall. You are strapped to a chair on a crane and risen 50 meters from the ground. At this point you will be given a moment to absorb the breathtaking bird’s eye view of beautiful Phuket adorned with dense forests and sparkling beaches. Once you have taken all this bliss in just jump. As you fall, enjoy the sheer kick of adrenaline shroud you and scream away to glory. As gravity pulls you down with remarkable force you are sure to experience the adventure of a lifetime. The feeling is certainly unmatched and absolutely euphoric. You need guts to try out Bungee Jumping and you need to love your adrenaline. Even the slightest fear or faint heartedness cannot be tolerated in this sport. If you prefer ascending rather than descending try the Superman. Just as thrilling, here you are strapped on the ground and shot 60 meters into the air. Talk about Exciting!

After overdosing on the adrenaline, wind down in Anantara Phuket Villas. This Phuket Resorts are the finest Phuket Beach Resort there is.

Chandrishan Williams is a travel writer who writes under the pen name, Caleb Falcon. He specializes in writing content based on the many exciting world adventures that await intrepid travellers.


Mountain Biking in Hua Hin – Thrilling Outdoor Adventures

If you love to cycle and are looking to have an exciting outdoor excursion at the same time, then mountain biking in Hua Hin is just the thing for you. Before beginning your pedal powered adventures, look to stay at Hua Hin hotels that will help organise mountain biking outings. One such option is Anantara Hua Hin Thailand Resort which is one of the leading beach hotels Hua Hin Thailand has to offer.

When it comes to mountain biking in Hua Hin, one can plan tours to many areas in and around this charming locale. The Khao Sam Roi Yot National Park is one area that is well suited for mountain biking and one will come across a range of backdrops ranging from limestone mountains to freshwater marshes. You can also observe the many wildlife that can be found here. Another area where one can enjoy cycling is the vineyards around Hua Hin. Set amidst verdant greenery, these locales provide a quaint countryside setting where one can enjoy a fun day out in nature.

Elephant Safari in Hua Hin – Excursions in the Wilds of Thailand

Ever wondered what it would be like to sit atop an elephant and embark on a thrilling safari into the wild? Well when you next visit Hua Hin you can do just that! Look to stay at Hua Hin hotels such as Anantara Hua Hin Thailand Resort which organises such excursions that can be enjoyed by young and old alike. It is one of the best beach hotels Hua Hin Thailand has to offer and provides an idyllic setting in which to experience the very best the region is known for.

An iconic animal in Thailand, the elephant provides the perfect way in which to head off the beaten track and explore areas rich in flora and fauna. An elephant safari in Hua Hin give you a chance to discover the rich biodiversity of the country, taking you past lush forests and local villages where one can experience some traditional culture. It also lets you get up close with these majestic creatures who are gentle giants in every sense of the word. Some tours also include visits to elephant camps where one can observe elephants engaging in a whole host of activities ranging from dancing to painting!

Snorkelling and Diving in Koh Samui – Underwater Exploration

If it’s underwater exploration you seek on your holiday along with a chance to observe a colourful array of marine species, then snorkelling and diving in Koh Samui is just the thing for you. It is best to stay at a Samui hotel or resort that offers such excursions. Affiliated to a diving school, Anantara Bophut Koh Samui is one such Samui resort that provides plenty of opportunities for you to head off on tours of the deep.

Being an island, Koh Samui is surrounded by azure waters on all sides and offers snorkelling and diving enthusiasts easy access to the region’s many popular underwater sites of interest. The Lamai Reef and the Chaweng Reef are two areas that are well suited for both these activities and let you discover the rich marine biodiversity of the region. The Ang Thong National Marine Park is another site definitely worth exploring on a diving or snorkelling excursion, while Koh Nang Yuan and Koh Tao are perfect for such activities as well.

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Elephant Trekking in Thailand – Adventures in the Wilderness

Home to some spectacular natural landscapes, Thailand provides plenty of adventure for those who love the outdoors. To make these excursions even more special one can choose an elephant trekking tour that provides a unique opportunity to get up close with these gentle creatures. Chiang Rai is one of the best areas in Thailand for such excursions and those in search of Chiang Rai hotels that also offer elephant treks can consider Anantara Golden Triangle Thailand. This luxurious hotel Chiang Rai has to offer also features a range of other activities that will help you experience the very best of the country.

Before setting off on elephant treks make sure you choose a reputable service that treats these gentle giants with care. These treks will take you off the beaten track and past some breathtaking vistas that one may otherwise not get a chance to see. As you traverse through bamboo jungles, along riversides and across lush fields of paddy, one has the opportunity to get a sense of the country’s old world charm and rich natural heritage. Some tours also include other activities such as river rafting and visiting traditional villages which add to the fun.

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Snorkelling Beaches in Phuket – Discovering a Fascinating Marine World

An ideal place to spend lazy days on the beach, Phuket is also where one can enjoy the exciting water sport of snorkelling which lets you embark on an altogether different sightseeing experience. Staying at a Phuket beach resort makes sense for those wishing to explore the coastal areas of this enchanting island. Anantara Phuket, Thailand is one such Phuket resort worth considering and provides a secluded retreat along Mai Khao Beach.

When it comes to snorkelling, there are quite a few areas on the island that are quite suited for this activity that can be enjoyed by young and old alike. Well known snorkelling beaches in Phuket include Kata Noi which is bordered by waters rich in marine life, Ao Sane which features a deep area where one can enjoy sightings of clown fish and parrot fish and Laem Singh. The clear waters around Phuket make it ideal for snorkelling, while the colourful coral and range of marine species that inhabit these waters make such excursions truly memorable ones.

Chandrishan Williams is a travel writer who writes under the pen name, Caleb Falcon. He specializes in writing content based on the many exciting world adventures that await intrepid travellers.


ATV Adventure Tours Phuket – Wild Adventures in Paradise!

Set amidst scenic beaches and lush jungles, the enchanting island of Phuket offers an enthralling getaway that can be enjoyed while on ATV Adventure Tours. If you really do want to experience the breathtaking beauty of the island, look to stay at a Phuket resort such as Anantara Phuket, Thailand. Ideally positioned on Mai Khao Beach, this Phuket beach resort also borders the Sirinath National Park offering a perfect escape for nature lovers.

For a thrilling excursion that can be enjoyed by the entire family, embark on ATV Adventure Tours, Phuket has to offer. These action-packed tours are well suited for exploring the coasts and the rugged inland areas since these vehicles can tackle a wide array of terrains. Depending on the route you take on your journeys, you will pass local villages, mangroves, waterfalls, beaches and rainforests all offering a unique insight into the natural heritage of Phuket.

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Boat Rides in Golden Triangle – To Ride in to a Place Where Three Worlds Meet

Junctions where three streets meet are common enough. Junctions where three cities meet are somewhat rare. However junctions where three countries meet is indeed a find! The Golden Triangle of Thailand greets Laos, Myanmar and Thailand on each of her shores.

This wonderfully created place of charm holds yet another reason for significance for the locals. This is where the Mekong (Mae Khong) river meets the Ruak River and hence is called the Sop Ruak by the locals. These two magnificent rivers, Mekong and Ruak, form the boundary between the three countries of Laos, Myanmar and Thailand.

The area of the Golden Triangle was once famous for the growing of opium. The Hall of Opium, located in the Golden Triangle, still provide edutainment by exhibiting details of the history of opium, having a small opium plantation, while also providing details of the effects of smoking opium.

A boat ride in Golden Triangle can take you to a small island called Don Sao, which belongs to Loas. Since visa is not required to Laos to enter this island, you would not want to miss an opportunity to claim a visit to yet another country on your trip.

The boat rides will take you on a mesmerising journey from Sop Ruak on the Mekong River to Chiang Saen which will take approximately half an hour and a longer trip to Chiang Khong which takes close to one and a half hours. On this journey one will not only see marvels of nature, but also marvels carved out by the hand of man, in a giant golden Buddha on a ship, elephant statues and shrines dedicated to the royal family.

Being a famed tourist location in Thailand, accommodation in Chiang Rai hotels are generally up to a good standard with its plethora of hotels that suit any budget. However it is best to insist on a hotel such as Anantara Golden Triangle Thailand, which is a multi award winning one and is a great hotel Chiang Rai possesses and indulge in the finest of things that this wonderful country has to offer. Luxury, comfort and delightful fascination await those who visit Chiang Rai indeed.

Pushpitha Wijesinghe is an experienced independent freelance writer. He specializes in providing a wide variety of content and articles related to the travel hospitality industry.


A Cruising Adventure – Sailing in Phuket

The sailing cruises are a great way to explore the outdoors. When you go out sailing in Phuket you can snorkel and dive around the waters of the islands. If you are in Phuket for a short stay then sailing will be a good option for you. Most of the sailing cruises take you to the nearby islands where you can relax, sun bathe or even have a private picnic. Phang Nga Bay, Phi Phi, Raya and Similan islands are great for a beach getaway. If you are sailing with a group of people or even if you are sailing alone you should take the opportunity to explore the islands. There are some interesting species that dwell in the coral reefs nearby and you can spot a large number of clown fish in the water. Also the palm trees on the islands will help you cool off in the hot temperature.
There are different types of cruises that are available in Phuket. There are luxury yachts, catamarans, cabin cruises and monohulls. If you are not too familiar with Phuket then it is better to go for a guided cruise. Sailing in the area is a special activity because the waters that surround the island belong to the Andaman Sea. This means that the weather conditions for this activity are near perfect. The sunny weather and the moderate winds create the atmosphere for a great experience. Relaxing on beautiful beaches and island hopping are the highlights of such an outdoor adventure.
Another great experience is the food that will be served on board. Somehow a meal served out in the open sea tastes more delicious than when you are dining in a restaurant. It’s probably because the diving and snorkelling helps you to work up an appetite. Visitors who are planning to stay in the area could stay at a Phuket resort during their vacation. A Phuket beach resort is by far the best option because they have the best rooms with a spectacular view of the Thai ocean. Check out Anantara Phuket Resort Thailand, they will pamper you and make your stay in Thailand a memorable one.

Angela Fernando is an impassioned travel writer who composes pieces under the pen name Sumaira Narayan. She loves writing about new and exciting places around the world and hopes to visit them all someday.


Natural Beauty – Kayaking to Ao Thalane

Ao Thalane or Thalane Bay is a scenic karst canyon along the coast accessed via an estuary with a dense mangrove forest spread out over a large area. Located about 20 miles from Krabi it is a popular destination for day trips. The karst formations in the canyon are said to be more than 300 million years old and is the oldest in the area. The limestone has been weathered and eroded by water into interesting shapes while mineral deposits have tinted it with colours ranging from pink to rose, mauve and cream. Trees, bushes and lianas grow on the sides of the canyon and at the edge of the water. The best way to enjoy the beauty of this very special place is by kayak, a mode of transport that will not damage the environment and will not disturb the wildlife.

Langurs and long tailed crab eating macaques frequent the cliffs as do a variety of birds among which are the blue rock thrush, kingfishers, white bellied sea eagles, egrets and swallows. Feeding fruit to the macaques have made them almost tame and dependent on visitors for goodies. Many jump into the kayaks looking for food. The noise of Cicadas and other insects break the stillness of the day. Giant monitor lizards and river otters are spotted disappearing into the water. A sandbar that is exposed at low tide at the mouth of the canyon, attracts visitors as millions of crabs can be seen scuttling about. Low tide also attracts local fishermen who come here to look for clams and other seafood.

Day trippers set off from Krabi before the sun gets too hot giving ample time to get to Ao Thane which takes about two hours by kayak. After exploring 6 km of channels among the mangroves, dodging low hanging branches and enjoying the dappled sunlight on the water in addition to stunning views of steep foliage draped limestone cliffs, caves and isolated strips of sand it is time for lunch at the local fishing village. Cooling off with a dip in the artesian pool Phu Thara before heading home is the practice of many visitors. Sunset kayaking trips and kayaking in the moonlight at Ao Thalane are the other options to enjoy this fantastic place.

Anantara Si Kao Thailand offers a secluded coastal escape with a laid back atmosphere free of crowds and facilities and services to ensure a memorable holiday. Spacious contemporary accommodation, a spa with Asian inspired treatments, water sports, a PADI dive centre, beach club and a slew of onsite activities are on offer at this popular Trang resort. Stay at one of prominent Krabi resorts and enjoy a unique holiday destination.

Thanuja Silva is a travel writer who writes under the pen name Auburn Silver. She has a passion for fashion and a deep interest in admiring new and exotic attractions around the world.