20 Best Family Vacation Destinations In Thailand

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Thailand is always becoming one of the best destinations in Southeast Asian countries.

Its rich culture and tradition have attracted many tourist to come every year.

It is not always about its beaches and temples, yet something else where you can also enjoy a family vacation.

Some places and cities in Thailand are offering their best attractions for family vacation destinations.

If you're planning to visit Thailand with your family, here are the 20 best family vacation destinations in Thailand for you.



You can enjoy the beauty of the Wat Phra That Doi Suthep temple, in the Mueang district, Chiang Mai. From Chang Mai International Airport it takes 30 minutes to get to Wat Phra That Doi Suthep. This beautiful temple covered in gold color is better visited in the morning.

Wat Phra That Doi Suthep itself operates from 05.00 local time. The temple, which is said to be the holiest and most beautiful temple in northern Thailand, houses the sacred relics of the Buddha. You will find small children wandering around wearing traditional Hmong clothes.

Wat Phra That Doi Suthep

A wonderful spot with amazing views and a peaceful atmosphere.

The gold really stands out and the peacefulness of this place can be felt.

Encourage to walk stairs up if you are fit to get some sense of accomplishment while exercise.

Address : 9 หมู่ที่ 9 Tambon Su Thep, Amphoe Mueang Chiang Mai, Chang Wat Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand


Bangkok is a metropolitan city that is split by a large river called Chao Phraya. In this city, whatever form of tourist attraction you desire can be experienced for yourself. For Traveler friends who are happy with cultural tourism, you can visit magnificent temples such as Wat Arun or Wat Pho. If you like night trips, you can go straight to Khao San Road.

Bangkok has many beautiful temples and temples and many are free of charge when we enter. Wat Mangkorn Kamalawat in Chinatown, Wat Indraviharn in Dusit, and Wat Patum Wanaran in central Bangkok - located between Paragon mall and Central World Plaza - are three of them. If you want to chat with local residents, this is the place. Lumphini Park is a public space where Bangkok residents are active. In the morning, you can observe traditional fan dance, practice Tai Chi, or just go jogging. In the afternoon, there are free aerobics classes that you can join.


Bangkok is the most famous city in Thailand and is perfect for enjoying your entertainment moments.

Address : Bangkok, Thailand


If you want to get into the bustling area in Thailand, you can try stopping by to Chiang Mai, the most popular tourist spot with a bargain shopping experience. But you have to speak Thai. Chiang Mai is open from 5am to midnight. There are many Thai specialties that you must try. Among them are Tom Yam Kung, Mango Sticky Rice, Pad Thai, and many more. You must visit this city.

In Chiang Mai, you can visit an elephant camp and interact with this iconic Thai animal. There are lots of elephant camps around Chiang Mai, but they are certainly not the same. Some have been criticized for mistreating animals and forced to work hard. Elephant Nature Park is not one of these places. Here you will be invited to spend the day volunteering for elephants, such as feeding and bathing them in the river. This place can be a suitable place for a destination with family.

Chiang Mai

This is a favorite spot for tourists with a lot of beauty to offer such as temples, parks, and others.

Address : Chiang Mai, Mueang Chiang Mai District, Chiang Mai, Thailand


Dream World is a very large amusement park that has 4 zones in it, namely Dream World Plaza, Fantasy Land, Dream Garden and Adventure Land. Interestingly, in the Fantasy Land zone, visitors are presented with several miniature buildings similar to the fairytale such as the Sleeping Beauty, Giant House and Gingerbread House. Not only that, but in the Adventure Land zone visitors can enjoy a number of games such as Viking Ship, Snow Town and Space Train. The best ride in Dream World that cannot be missed is the 4-dimensional (4D) cinema.

Dream World Bangkok has many interesting rides and attractions, and they are there for all kinds of people. This park is divided into several different zones. There is Dream World Plaza where there are many shops and places to eat. Nature-themed park, which has a place to relax while looking at the lake, or you can also enjoy the lake by playing rides on the lake. You can also see the garden from above by using the cable car. The biggest zone in Dream World is Adventure Land, where there are several popular rides in it. Dream World also has Water Fun for kids, where you can enjoy water slides and swim.

Dream World Thailand

If you are a person who loves adrenaline, this is one of the places you must try in Thailand.

Attractions like rides and shows are great and kids will really enjoy them.

Take the popular rides in the morning and try the water rides for your enjoyment.

Address : 62 หมู่ที่ 1 ถนน รังสิต - องครักษ์ Tambon Bang Yitho, Amphoe Thanyaburi, Chang Wat Pathum Thani 12130, Thailand


Madam Tussauds Wax Museum is a wax museum that exhibits replicas of famous figures from around the world. Madam Tussauds Museum itself is only available in 6 countries around the world, namely Thailand, Beijing, Hong Kong, Shang Hai, Tokyo, and Wuhan. At the Madam Tussauds Museum in Thailand, you and your family and beloved children can see displays of figures from the Kingdom of Thailand and native Thai and Asian artists and actors.

Madame Tussauds Bangkok also has a fairly complete collection of wax figures. You can invite world figures in the form of wax statues such as Barack Obama, Adolf Hitler, Mahatma Gandhi, to President Soekarno to take pictures at this Museum. For those of you who have heavy fans with Yao Ming, Madonna, Oprah Winfrey, Julia Roberts, to Michael Jackson, don't worry. They are also ready for you to take pictures with as much as you want!

Madame Tussauds Museum BANGKOK

Madame Tussauds Bangkok has a revolutionary concept for wax attractions with special interactive features where you can touch, play, etc.

The interior arrangements and the route to enjoy the wax figure are well laid out.

You will find important figures throughout history as well as film, music and sports stars.

Address : สยามดิสคัฟเวอรี่ 989 Thanon Rama 1, Khwaeng Pathum Wan, Khet Pathum Wan, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10330, Thailand


Bangkok has other attractions that are no less exciting, namely Sea Life Bangkok Ocean World. This is one of the best tourist spots for children. Here, visitors will be invited to see and learn to know sea creatures ranging from ordinary fish to unique fish. Interestingly, you can see various kinds of fish that have never been seen before. For example, such as fish walking, giant octopus, giant fish, fish from the Amazon forest and hammerhead sharks. Visitors can also enjoy walking in the water as well as watching a spectacular 4D show about marine life.

There is so much fun that you can get at Sea Life Bangkok Ocean World. Of course, many visitors flock to buy tickets for this aquarium ride. Due to the large number of visitors, you can be sure that there will be long queues at the ticket booth, especially during the holiday season. There are many exciting activities that you can do during your vacation at Sea Life Bangkok Ocean World. You can walk around to see the enchantment of natural beauty under the sea, witness many species of marine animals from all over the world on display, of course, very complete. You can also feed some beautiful sea animals here. And of course there are many unforgettable experiences that you can create here.

SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World

A dazzling aquarium that offers awe-inspiring and beautifully arranged aquatic life.

There is an area where customers are allowed to sit on the boat to explore the marines so it is an interesting activity.

Address : Siam Paragon Building, B1- B2 Floor 991 Thanon Rama 1, Khwaeng Pathum Wan, Khet Pathum Wan, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10330, Thailand


The Bangkok National Museum was inaugurated by King Rama V, which initially functioned to store and exhibit the private collection and collection of his father, King Rama IV (King Mongkut). At that time, in 1887, the King moved the Royal Museum which was previously in the Concordia Pavilion (in the Grand Palace) to the former Wang Na Palace. This museum is a must-have for your trip in Bangkok. The location is very strategic, on the side of Sanam Luang, in front of the Grand Palace. Can be reached by comfortable Bangkok city buses, for example line 82.

This museum exhibits artifacts not only from Thailand but also from other countries such as chunks of Buddhist artifacts from Indonesia and Myanmar. In addition, there are ancient weapons and textiles from China, puppets from Vietnam, and many more that were sourced from state visit gifts, or were intentionally purchased from their original countries. Its cultural segments are also diverse, from Buddhist artifacts and history. This museum exhibits heirlooms from the Thai kingdom from its early dynasties to the present. In addition, you can find the history of Indian culture and its distribution in Southeast Asia, weapons from the age of bones, stones, to metal belonging to China, or just a throne belonging to the king of Thailand which is portable carried by dozens of people.

Bangkok National Museum

It features exhibits of Thai art and history. It occupies the former palace of the vice king, set between Thammasat University, and the National Theater, facing Sanam Luang.

Address : Soi Na Phra That, Khwaeng Phra Borom Maha Ratchawang, Khet Phra Nakhon, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10200, Thailand


If you plan to take your children for a walk at night, Asiatique the Riverfront is a recommendation for the best place to go. This place is a playground as well as a shopping paradise for buying things at low prices. Heading towards Chareonkung District, there is a souvenir and clothing center. Then, Cistrik Factory for all technology and electronic goods, and the Waterfront District for culinary centers. Surely, you will never miss this Thai food that tastes super delicious.

There are also many food and snack outlets inside Asiatique. Starting from Thai food to foreign countries such as Japan, Korean and Taiwanese snacks. There are bubble tea, mochi ice cream, mango snacks and many more, to accompany you for an evening stroll along Asiatique. Prices are cheap, around 25-50 baht. Meanwhile, if you want to shop, here is no less exciting. Starting from traditional Thai knick-knacks, to fashion products designed by local designers. One of my favorite shops is one that sells a variety of vintage items, from “old school” toys to fun house knick-knacks, bringing your own nostalgia for those who had toys like those sold here as a child.


This is a family favorite spot to spend the day playing, eating Thai food, etc.

There are many types of restaurants that serve mouth-watering dishes.

In the center, there are various gift shops serving a variety of foods from seafood to desserts.

Address : 2194 Charoen Krung Rd, Khwaeng Wat Phraya Krai, Khet Bang Kho Laem, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10120, Thailand


The Scienece Museum and Planetarium showcases technology exhibits on a variety of themes, including the world of energy, robotic technology, the human body, and prehistoric life. Of all the equipment available, the Planetarium is the most favorite part. Opened in 1964, it is the oldest section in Thailand. This museum is a suitable destination for family vacations. You can learn while enjoying the beauty of the amazing planetarium display.

The Science Museum and Planetarium are places for children to see science and history exhibits. Here there are many artifact objects with attractive displays and are child-friendly. Besides that, here you can also invite your family and play in the magnificent Bangkok Planetarium. You can enjoy exhibits featuring aerospace, outer space, and many more. The Bangkok Planetarium is open from 9 am to 4:30 pm daily, except Mondays. Admission for adults is 30 baht and children can enter for 20 baht.

Science Center for Education and Planetarium

Magnificent place, very interesting both for kids and adults.

They can study science from a different point of view, and enjoy learning science.

They also tell stories about beginnings; like enjoying studying astronomy.

Address : 928 Sukhumvit Rd, Khwaeng Phra Khanong, เขตค ลองเตย Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10110, Thailand


Traveling is not just fun without reason. If you take your children, as much as possible make the trip more useful with educational goals. Like if you invite him to play at the Children Discovery Museum. Here, children will be taught to grow into an active person, happy to participate in various activities. Each gallery offers a different kind of education, of course, with an exciting experience that will never be forgotten. Let them express and experiment, concluding how the world works for them.

One of the most interesting things at Children's Discovery Museum Bangkok is, the rooms and play areas here are divided by age, for example, there is a special room for babies and toddlers (0-2 years); children (3-6 years), and older children (7-13 years). Apart from having different rooms, the games and activities in each room are also adjusted to their respective ages. In addition, there is a large outdoor play area with many types of games, ranging from obstacles to water games. So for those of you who want to take the kids here, you can prepare a change of clothes or a swimsuit too. Pretty good, right?

Children's Discovery Museum

Great outlet for young kids and toddlers to explore and play If you live in the area, this is a great place to bring young kids or toddlers! It would not be a place that you travel to see, but if staying within an hour's distance,...

Great place for young children Plenty to explore and discover for those young little ones. Caters for different ages (2-4, 4+) for the activities. My 4 year old daughter very much enjoyed it. You can buy annual membership if you...

Fun place for young kids This museum has a great collection of things that young kids would enjoy, like a fire truck, an ambulance, a kitchen, an outdoor playground with tree houses, plus other interesting exhibits that the kids...

Address : 180 Woz Way, San Jose, CA 95110-2780


Kidzania is a city of replica where children aged 4-14 years can play a variety of professions, right in the heart of Bangkok. Inside are airports, banks, hospitals, theaters, streets, shops and various buildings, with streets and sidewalks just like in the real world. You can take your family on vacation to this one place. Here the kids can play role play and enjoy many fun things to do.

KidZania provides numerous attractive and interactive role plays for kids. These role plays allow kids to grow and train their cognitive skills and the most important thing is they are lots of fun. The activities such as Acting Academy, Archaeological Site, Aviation Academy, and many more.

KidZania Bangkok

Good enough to end up going twice Visited KidZania twice in a week and spent almost the entire day there each time, with my daughter obviously having a blast. Both times were on weekdays and was not too busy so lineups were short....

Couldn’t get the kids out! Brilliant entertainment for our four grandchildren aged 8-13. Even the 13 year old enjoyed it and they were there for over 5 hours. Apparently miles better than the London one.

Very friendly staff and large variety of job experiences. We went on a public holiday and it was surprisingly uncrowded. We walked right up to almost all the jobs, including pilot and firefighter - and never had to queue, That...

Address : 991, Rama I Road 5th Floor, Siam Paragon Department Store, Bangkok 10330 Thailand


Complete toy museum; suitable for toy fans. The toys provided range from animation action figures, Japanese Anime, and many more. You just need a little extra time to reach this place. Only the location is a bit difficult, you have to take a taxi or grab. And you can call first so this place can explain its location to the driver. Even so, this place is very much worth it to be a tourist destination with the family.

If you're taking your family and kids to this place, they will be excited by the great displays of the toys. You can't help not to buy one of the toys. The price and quality are amazing with its friendly and helpful service.

Batcat Museum & Toys

If you like toys, superheroes, or nerd culture in general, then you shouldn't miss this place.

It has a special large room for the batman toy collection.

Address : Thanon Srinagarindra, Khwaeng Hua Mak, Khet Bang Kapi, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10240, Thailand


In Thailand, there is a place that offers a variety of exciting and interesting activities about art, namely the Bangkok Art Cultural Center. Even more unique, you can make your own jewelry in various letters, from Mandarin, Sanskrit, to Javanese. For example, you want to make a pendant that comes from your own name. You can invite your family here and learn how various languages are from countries in Southeast Asia.

Located opposite the MBK Mall, this tourist attraction has a variety of activities and shows related to the arts. The interesting thing that you can get here is that you can make your own jewelry, such as a list of names in Mandarin, Sanskrit, Javanese, or in Thai characters. In addition, here you can see various kinds of paintings, from abstracts to memorable portraits of the Kings of Thailand. You can also see the charm of the beauty and richness of the Thai earth which is packaged as attractively as possible.

Bangkok Art and Cultural Center

Performing arts center featuring 2 theaters for various concerts & shows, plus an exhibition space.

Address : 14 Thiam Ruam Mit Rd, Khwaeng Huai Khwang, Khet Huai Khwang, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10310, Thailand


If you are an anime lover and want to experience a special atmosphere, you can visit Animate Toy Shop in Thailand. This shop is specialized in Anime at MBK, perfect for anime or manga fans. There are many collections with anime themes and other knick-knacks such as comics, action figures, and others.

Animate Toy Shop can be your one of the stop offs in Thailand. As its name implies, you will find numerous Anime action figures. You can also buy the toys which is range from comic books, action figures, accessories, and many more. Taking up your kids to this place will be lots of fun. So, get your back packed and travel to Thailand!

Animate Toy Shop

A great place to buy Japanese art books, figures, magazine, gunpla and much more.

Address : Room 7 444 Phayathai Rd, Khwaeng Wang Mai, Khet Pathum Wan, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10330, Thailand


Are you a racing fan? You can visit the Speed Park and Drift Park to try your hand at the track. Presenting electric karts from Sodi, the first in Asia to guarantee a fun experience. If you are already good at speeding, and want to try drifting, now there is also Impact Drift Park. Available for all ages, including children from 7 years old.

This park can be another adventurous destination for you. Rent the karts and invite your family to race on the track provided. If you're taking your little kids, there's also a special track for kids which is a fun place to give them a little adventure. This place is a must-visit place for you who is having family vacation in Thailand.

Impact Speed Park & Drift Park

Enjoy great experience with a lot of tricky turns and bends.

Electric karts that run smooth and quick.

Address : 121 M.6 Banmai Sub-districut, ตำบลบ้านใหม่ อำเภอปากเกร็ด นนทบุรี 11120, Thailand


This tourist destination in Siam Serpentarium aims to introduce children to the most species of reptiles besides fish. At least, there are 70 really amazing snake collections that you can see here. In fact, the longest, most exotic, and biggest snakes exist. The concept of the room is made similar to a forest, so that the snake remains comfortable. Here you and your family will find unique and exciting animals.

If you love the snake things, Siam Serpentarium is your place. The snakes displays on this place are well preserved and well managed. You won't be worried to the safety because it is totally safe. You can take your kids to explore the forest-alike design of this place. It is a great place to spend family time and having fun!

Siam Serpentarium

Wildlife center dedicated to snakes, with zoo enclosures, educational displays & performances.

The snake cafe also provides a veriety of menu with reasonable price.

Address : 969 Thanon Luang Phaeng, Khwaeng Thap Yao, Khet Lat Krabang, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10520, Thailand


Line Village is an arena where you can find cute characters in the Line application. Currently there is a shop, with a cute collection. Located in Siam Square Mall, the same building as Hello Kitty Cafe, and near HOPS corgi cafe. Here you can have fun with your family by taking pictures with cute dolls and others.

The cafe serves some delicious cakes and quick bites for you. Besides its unique and cute design, this "village" is one of the best place where you can take all up your family. The big dolls of famous and popular Line sticker characters are the best object for photography. So, you must visit this place!

LINE Village Bangkok

Popular cartoon character–themed attraction for kids with many high-tech activities & games.

Address : Unit #FS 1004 - 1005 & #FS 2003 - 2004 & FSLG 004 - 005 338 Thanon Rama 1, Khwaeng Pathum Wan, Khet Pathum Wan, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10330, Thailand


If you go to Pattaya with a large budget, you can spend your vacation at Jomtien Beach. One of the popular beaches in Pattaya has very complete resort facilities. The coastline also extends for 6 kilometers, equipped with a charming stretch of white sand. However, don't be surprised if you find a crowd here because Jomtien Beach is quite a favorite beach for foreign tourists.

If you're tired of the bustling area of the city, Jomtien Beach is your best place. The resorts are available with the beach ocean views and comfortable bedrooms. Taking up your kids will be suitable to stay at its best grand suite room at the resort nearby. The beauty of the beach is on its white and powdery sands. It is an ideal place to escape with your family in Thailand!

Jomtien Beach

beautiful beaches for tourism beautiful beaches for tourism at a very adequate cost, beautiful blue sea views soothe the eyes and relax you in living a full work life

Well Maintained Beach The Jomtien Beach is well maintained. We stayed at a condo near the beach. The city of Pattaya does a good job to improve the Jomtien Beach. The sand is good. However the water is acceptable.

New Experience I went there alone but I enjoy sitting by the beach, swimming and especially I love the seafood there.

Address : Pattaya Thailand


In Thailand, there is one tourist spot that is devoted to taking pictures. Is Art in Paradise, a tourist attraction designed in such a way as to attract visitors to have fun by taking pictures in the middle of a unique art gallery. Art in Paradise is a tourist location with an interactive attraction that has been very successful in attracting the attention of many visitors. This tourist attraction was first built in Pattaya, and is now opening a branch at the Esplanade Shopping Mall on Ratchada Road. This Art in Paradise is also called the Trickeye Museum or 3D Museum by the locals.

Art in Paradise Bangkok consists of two floors filled with many of these unique paintings. Therefore, for those who like to take pictures, this place is one place that is quite extraordinary and makes us want to be there for a long time to get good and interesting photos. For that, for those of you who are planning to visit Art Paradise Bangkok, it is highly recommended to bring a tripod so that you can take pictures by yourself or get busy. You need to note that you are not allowed to bring food or drinks into this gallery. So, have fun and obey the rules!

Art In Paradise

This place is worth a visit to enjoy the artwork, especially the paintings.

Address : ศูนย์การค้าเอสพละนาด 99 Thanon Ratchadaphisek, Khwaeng Din Daeng, Khet Din Daeng, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10400, Thailand


Another family vacation destination in Thailand is the Chiang Mai Life Safari in Thailand. The concept is not much different from a safari park in general. Namely to get to know more closely the various wild animals that are placed based on their environment. In addition to seeing wild animals first hand, you and your family can also witness a variety of attractions which are certainly very amazing. For example, there are The Tiger Show, Creatures of the Night Show, Night Predators, and Time of the Night Show. There are also special shows during the day.

There is a lot you can do in Chiang Mai Night Safari, not just a night safari and exploring the three animal zones. You can feed the animals, take photos with the cubs, shop for cute souvenirs, test your physical coordination at the dancing fountain (Fun Plaza), or enjoy a laser light show as highly recommended when visiting Chiang Mai Night Safari. The three animal zones in Chiang Mai Night Safari are placed around the lake; two (Savanna Safari and Predator Prowl) are accessible via an open-air safari tram and one (Jaguar Trail) is on a trail that you can access on foot. So, you can enjoy the unique animals and other things in this place with your family!

Chiang Mai Night Safari

Chiang Mai Chiang Mai is the zen city ever seen. I loved the feeling I’ve had in this beautiful trip, so different from ours frenetic and busy life. And the temple oh are beautiful and the atmosphere inside is magic, I actually...

great night time activity! We had a lovely guide who took us around this attraction who had been doing it for years. When we first went in and sat down in an auditorium we didn't know what to expect, having bought these tickets on...

must visit, see all the animals- not to miss it has entrance fee,parking place, away from city arounf 1 hour, you have two tram ride, you can see somany animals at night and they have some theme shows, evrything must be visiting.

Address : 33 Moo 12, Ratchaphruek Road, Chiang Mai 50230 Thailand