The Chak Phra festival has been celebrated for a long time in Thailand
About Surat Thani

Chak Phra Festival

The biggest festival in Surat Thani City is Chak Phra. It is held in October at the end of the rainy season. It offers a great tourist spectacle as the whole city is transformed and [Read more…]

Full Moon Party
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Guide to the Full Moon Party

Many of the people who attend the Full Moon Party are probably not aware that Koh Phangan is under the administration of Surat Thani Province. Indeed the Full Moon Party has been for several years [Read more…]

Introduction to Koh Phangan
About Surat Thani

Introduction to Koh Phangan

Suratthani City is the staging post for exploration of the Samui Archipelago, a group of islands that consist of Koh Samui, Koh Phangan, Koh Tao as well as the Ang Thong National Park. Koh Samui [Read more…]

Baan Khao Sok Resort
Places to Visit

Khao Sok National Park

People visit Surat Thani for numerous reasons. It is the main city in the province and an important centre for commerce as well as a transport hub. However, for tourists there are two main reasons [Read more…]

The Tapee River
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The Tapee River

The Tapee River is the longest river in Southern Thailand and runs from it source in the Khao Luang mountains of Nakhon Si Thammarat some 230km through the centre of Surat Thani before meeting the [Read more…]

About Surat Thani

Sawasdee Restaurant

Sawasdee Restaurant is on the first floor of Surat Thani International Airport. As regional Thai airport restaurants go, this one isn’t bad and it is fairly well used. It is also quite cheap. The noodle [Read more…]