Information & Facts
65 million citizens
Thailand is roughly equivalent in size to France or Texas
50th largest country in the world
Capital city is Bangkok
94.6% of Thai population is Buddhist
Thailand has three seasons: “hot” season, rainy season, and “cool” season. However, visitors may find suitable weather year-round due to Thailand’s geographical location.
Visitors from North America will have to bring adapters to run various appliances such as hair driers. Outlets in Thailand generally feature flat, two pronged plugs, though some feature holes for round plug ends.
Majority of the population in Thailand speak Thai or one of its regional dialects. English is also spoken and understood throughout much of Thailand.
The currency of Thailand is the Thai Baht and is comes in both coin and banknote form.