Know More About The Magnificent Sights And Activities That Cha Am Has To Offer
If you are in Bangkok and you want to go to another place to experience its beauty, we suggest that you take a sidetrip to Cha Am for a day or two. You may not know about it but Cha Am is considered as the Greece in Asia. There are so many things that you can do in Cha Am and that is what we will be discussing here in this article, so you better read until the end.
Talking about Cha Am, this is a district in Phetchaburi province that is also close to both Hua Hin and Bangkok. If you are fond of beaches and historical landmarks, then Cha Am is the place for you because this district does not only allure people with its breathtaking, white beaches, but also, with the grand palaces that are built there. Indeed, there are those who decide to have fun in the water and sun, but for some, their visit to Cha Am will not be complete if they do not experience the beauty of nature through biking, trekking on mangrove forests as well as riding on horses. But then again, being as the Greece in Asia, surely, you can expect Cha Am to have its version Greece’s famous place, Santorini, to experience Greek paradise.
It has been said that the district’s biggest attraction is its long sandy beach, however, you can still savor it as a backdrop to the entire day’s setting. First and foremost, we are sure that many of you here would want to visit the Santorini Park, an amusement playground that is set in a replicated version of Greece’s Santorini. Once you are done with you tour in Santorini Park, the next place that you can visit is the Mrigadayavan Palace, the once-upon-a-time family home of King Rama the Sixth. If the sun is about to close, yet you can still see the light from the sun, it would be best for you to make your way to the Nayang Bat Cave. You have to arrive in the said place on or before six pm so that you can witness thousands of bats flying around the cave. Indeed, the sight of this is truly exceptional and fantastic. Once you have witnessed such a magnificent sight, it is now time for you to make your way towards the Railway Station Market. Before, the Railway Station Market was a train track, yet, since it is no longer being used, it has transformed into an open-air flea market wherein you can soak up the authentic atmosphere of the local market.
Apart from the attractions we mentioned above, there are still more that you should know of like Puek-Tian. Puek-Tian is known for being a small beach resort town that lies eighteen kilometers north of Cha Am. The said place is famous for their statues located in the sea which depicts characters from one of the most famous poets in Thailand, Sunthon Phu.