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Traveling in Thailand with Kids

Get the most out of your family vacation in Thailand. Tips and strategies for traveling with children, including child-friendly destinations and how to keep kids safe and entertained.

The Phuket Aquarium
This government-run, not-for-profit aquarium is part research facility, part conservation center and has hundreds of fish on display for the public to enjoy.

Family-Friendly Pattaya
Pattaya has quite a few resorts for families as well as more and more things for kids.

Pattaya's Kid-Friendly Sights
Pattaya has plenty of activities for children.

Pattaya's Sanctuary of Truth
This monumental, temple-like building is almost entirely constructed from hand-carved wood and is a beautiful display of the Thai, Chinese, Khmer and Hindu influences on Thai culture and art.

Ripley’s Believe it or Not Museum Pattaya
Ripley’s Believe it or Not Museum’s collection of hundreds of oddities, creepy haunted house and 4-D motion movie theatre will keep kids amused for hours. The museum is just a five minute drive or long walk from Pattaya Beach.

Pattaya Water Park
This water park near Jomtien Beach has lots of water slides for kids and a small amusement park with a roller coaster. Thrill seeking grownups can jump off the 55 storey tower.

Traveling in Thailand with Children
Thailand is a great place to travel with children. As you prepare for your family trip to Thailand, keep the following in mind.

Tips from Thailand4Kids
Free tips on how to make travel to Thailand with kids easy and safe.

Chiang Mai Elephant Sanctuary
This elephant sanctuary in Northern Thailand offers visitors a chance to support rescued elephants and learn more about these giant creatures.

Thailand's Zoological Society
Official website for all of Thailand's government operated zoos.

Tips to get the most out of your Bangkok vacation with children
How to get the most out of your family vacation in Bangkok

Places in Bangkok where small children can play
Places in Bangkok where small children can play.

Fun places to take children in Bangkok
Bangkok destinations strictly for kids.

Where to take children in Bangkok
Sights children will love and ways to keep everyone happy at the city’s most important cultural sights.

Siam Oceanworld
Bangkok's Siam Oceanworld, on the lower floor of one of the city's nicest shopping malls, is the largest aquarium in Southeast Asia.

Safety Issues When Traveling in Thailand with Children
Thailand generally very child friendly so if you’re planning a vacation here, consider bringing along the whole family. You will face some challenges here, though, and most of them involve health and safety issues.

What if My Child Gets Sick in Thailand?
Information about Health Care, doctors and hospitals in Thailand.

Pranburi
Pranburi, about thirty minutes south of Hua Hin, is an up and coming beach area on the Gulf of Siam. Though it's not as popular as Hua Hin, or as easy to get to as Pattaya, it offers reasonable resorts, beautiful beaches, nice views and a very relaxed environment.

Cha-am
Cha-am, a beach town on the west side of the Gulf of Thailand, is lesser known internationally than Hua Hin just 20 miles to the south, but is still very popular among local tourists and European visitors to the Kingdom. It’s also not as developed as Hua Hin (which means you won't find a Starbucks or many crowds, but many visitors consider a big...

Weekend Beach Getaways from Bangkok
Family-friendly weekend beach getaways from Bangkok

Centara Grand Mirage Beach Resort Pattaya
The Centara in Pattaya, which opened in 2009, is a one-of-a-kind, Las Vegas style resort built around a family friendly theme – the “Lost World.” The large resort's main focus is a massive pool and garden area and in addition to all the amenities one would expect at a high-end resort, there is a Kids Club with organized activities for children...

Bangkok's Budget-Friendly Riverside Hotels
Bangkok's Family-Friendly Riverside Hotels

Car Seats and Seat Belts in Thailand
Find out how to keep your children safe on the roads in Thailand.

Bangkok's Family-Friendly Riverside Hotels
Bangkok's Family-Friendly Riverside Hotels

Chiang Mai With Kids
Chiang Mai is a great destination to visit if you have small kids. Here’s everything you need to know to enjoy the city when you’re here with little ones.

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