Hua Hin is the oldest and most traditional of Thai Holiday Resorts and has been a hot favourite for over 90 years. Chosen as an ideal getaway location by Rama VII in the early 1920’s, the quiet fishing village was converted into a right Royal Resort and fast became popular among Thai Nobility and the upper classes. Unlike other Thai Resorts which cater mainly to foreigners Hua Hin embraces both foreign and locals tourists.
Attractions in Hua Hin are many and the beach front Anantara Hua Hin Resort and Spa styled like an ancient Thai Village but with every modern luxury is an excellent choice to sample the delights of Hua Hin.
Elephant Safaris, an 08 km meter beach of pristine beauty , accommodation options to suit every purse , superb local and global cuisine, traditional culture, many world class golf links, and mountain biking are among the many activities available to holiday makers in Hua Hin.
The elephant is the majestic ancient symbol of Thailand and even today is a revered icon of Thai life. These mammoth creatures re used for heavy hauling work and transportation in Thailand and is today, an integral part of the Thai tourist trade.
In Hua Hin Elephant Trekking or Elephant Safaris is one of the biggest attractions for visitors.N ature trail rides and jungle treks can all be done on elephant back accompanied by a trained mahout (elephant trainer). Seating on the elephants back can be of wood or rattan. The giant will carry even several people around safely, as he lumbers along jungle trails swaying from side to maintain balance.
The scenic mountains of Hua Hin is home to one of Thailand’s biologically richest and most diverse forests. Take a day tour on elephant back to the incredibly beautiful heartland of Kaeng Krachan. See the wonder that is the 11 tiered Pala – U Waterfall . See and listen to over 400 varieties of birds,see many endangered mammals and rare flora and fauna. Enjoy a river crossing on elephant back as you meander round Hua Hin.
Visit an elephant camp at Hua Hin and marvel at elephants enegaged in painting, dancing and many other activities. Enjoy the thrill of feeding an elephant! See them bathe and at waterplay. Elephants and Hua Hin are inseparable!
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