6 Awesome Family Destinations in Thailand (That Everyone Will Love)

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Finding family destinations in Thailand is a cakewalk. We have unique theme parks and water parks to excite everyone in your family. But if you’re looking for a less high-octane activity, these best shows in Bangkok and around and awesome family destinations in Thailand will keep your kids happy from start to finish.

That said, family destinations in Thailand are friendly to everyone and there’s plenty to enjoy at these attractions. Nobody’s too old for entertaining activities and stunning sights, isn’t it?

Asiatique Sky Ferris Wheel and the clock tower at Asiatique The Riverfront

6 Awesome Family Destinations in Thailand (That Everyone Will Love) 

1. The Erawan Museum & Ancient Siam: Myths come alive

Location: Samut Prakarn

The Erawan Museum and Ancient Siam are magical. They look as if they come straight out of Thai fairytales. Shaped like the mythical three-headed elephant Erawan, the Erawan Museum is awe-inspiring outside and inside with its architecture and huge collection of antiquities. Ancient City is an open-air museum with jaw-dropping replicas of Thailand's architectural gems from all regions. The museums are only about an hour from Bangkok and make for easy getaways with the aesthetics that will leave everyone breathless. 

2. Chao Phraya Cruise: Luxury on the river

Location: Bangkok

Want to take it slow along the Chao Phraya River and avoid the ‘super splash’ experience on the express boats? The Chao Phraya Cruise can help you with that and more. As you cruise along Thailand's most iconic river, take in the sights of illuminated Wat Phra Kaew (Temple of the Emerald Buddha) and Wat Arun (Temple of Dawn), the sounds of live music and the tastes of Thai and international delights.

3. Madame Tussauds Bangkok: Meet the stars

Location: Bangkok

Whether they’re real or fictional, whether they're from Thailand or somewhere else, the world's top stars have gathered at Madame Tussauds Bangkok. You to get up close and personal with them all. By ‘up close and personal’, we mean you can even hold their hands and hug them. From 2PM Nichkhun and Serena Williams to Picasso and Spiderman, Madame Tussauds has got celebrities from every field covered. Exclusive: Hello Kitty in traditional Thai dress!

4. SEA LIFE Ocean World: Marine magic

Location: Bangkok

Known as one of Southeast Asia’s largest aquariums, SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World has more than a grand acrylic tunnel with 360-degree underwater view and over 400 aquatic species. You can feed penguins and walk with sharks swimming beneath your feet. If you’re in for more exciting stuff, dive into the deep sea in a glass-bottom boat and enjoy the sensational 4D cinema experience.

5. Art in Paradise Bangkok: Stare & snap

Location: Bangkok

No one likes to be tricked, but make an exception for Art in Paradise Bangkok. Get lost in the wonderland of optical illusions and use your imagination to come up with the coolest poses inside the 3D painting galleries. With over 150 works of art, you and your family will definitely have a field day.

6. Art in Paradise Pattaya: Stare & snap (The Origin)

Location: Pattaya (Chonburi)

This is where it all began. Visit Thailand’s first trickeye museum and become a work of art yourself as you and your family strike a pose with these 3D masterpieces. You’re 100% free to unleash your creativity and interact with every piece in every room, all different from Art in Paradise Bangkok.

With beauty and photo opportunities in every corner, smiles are guaranteed at these awesome family destinations in Thailand. And of course, you’re always welcome to visit with your friends or partner or even go solo. 

Get even more inspired with our lists of highlight attractions in Thailand:

6 Best Theme Parks and Water Parks in Thailand

4 Best Shows in Bangkok and around

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