The Resort Hua Hin

The Resort Hua Hin
17.04.2017

Welcome to the legendary city of Hua Hin is the oldest resort in Thailand! The first European tourists came to this place over 150 years ago!
The resort Hua Hin - one of the oldest cities of Thailand. It is the administrative center of one of municipal districts of the country with the same name. On the map of Thailand can be seen that the city is in the North of the Malay Peninsula, the Western shore of the Gulf of Thailand, covers an area of 86 sq.km, and the surrounding area - 839 sq.km. From Bangkok it is separated by a distance of about 220 km, which Is not far from the capital of the Kingdom of Thailand.
Although the tourism history of Hua Hin is over one hundred years, there heaps of hotels and clubs, as for example in Pattaya. The resort does not claim to be the best and modern. He doesn't need because his fame went before the first tourists in Pattaya, Phuket or Samui. In 1868 King Rama IV came here together with their foreign guests to observe a solar Eclipse. But the Europeans did not look at the sun, and brought them to splendid landscapes. Soon they returned here with their families to spend time in this beautiful place. The popularity of Hua Hin in Thailand began to grow and soon there appeared the first houses built for tourists.
Many locals consider Hua Hin the best place in Thailand. In the Thai language the name of this city sounds like "Stone head". This name is due to the fact that the city is surrounded by stone cliffs and mountains. The city is located on the Western shore of the Gulf of Thailand, here is a summer residence of the Thai king. The city has its own airport. The resort is considered an elite place of rest not only for the Royal family, but wealthy Thais and Europeans. But at the same time we cannot say that it is a city of rich people, there are different segments of the population. The resort attracts lovers of Golf, here are passionate about this game for the past several decades. In the city you can hear different speech, the night life is not as violent as in Pattaya or Phuket. As for climate, the rainy season begins in June and lasts until September. The hot weather, 40 degrees is in April-may and the coldest in January when temperature may fall below 18 degrees ( at night). The day still warm and comfortable.
This heavenly place is different from other resorts in the country for its tranquility. That is why it is attractive to tourists, especially older and older, and families wishing to avoid noisy crowds, relax from the hustle and bustle. Of course, most of the hotels of Hua Hin is quite expensive, and tours are expensive because of this. But in Hua Hin there are a number of budget accommodation in the form of gashouse suitable affordable for any budget traveler. Especially many cheap accommodation is concentrated in the tourist district in the city centre, and it is also the most fun place in the resort. It is also worth mentioning the town of Cha-Am, which, though located 25 kilometers from Hua Hin, is often regarded by tourists as one of the far beaches of Hua Hin. In Cha-Am, a choice of affordable housing presents a much wider, and the situation is even quieter. In General, Hua hin is a good place for travelers with even the most modest, the truth will have to come here yourself, as budget permits to find likely fail.
One more benefit of Hua hin is a convenient location for the airport of Bangkok. In the heart of Hua hin airport is humble and accepts only the rare domestic flights arriving in Bangkok international airport to Hua Hin from there you can reach in 3 hours by a direct bus.
Stay in Hua Hin primarily a beach. The main town beach stretches for five kilometers, and outside the city there are several excellent beach area. Even on the beach, which is considered the most clean, the sand is white and very small. The descent into the water is smooth, good for families with children. There are sun loungers, parasols, cafe, water sports, and even horseback riding. In General, there is everything you need for a perfect beach holiday.
It should briefly tell about the sights of Hua Hin. In the city almost nothing interesting there. All the attractions are located outside the city, some at a respectful distance. It is, first and foremost, the temples. Cave temple "Khao Luang" famous for its huge statue of the reclining Buddha. There are many other figures of the Buddha, installed Rama IV. Another temple in a cave "Wat Khao Bandai It". It is a famous school of meditation. At the entrance to the cave meets tourists flock forever hungry monkeys that you can feed bananas. In General, temples in Hua Hin a lot. This temple "Wat Cha Am", also located in the cave, and "Wat Na Yang" (Great Eeyore), and the famous temple-ship "Wat Ta Nod Luang", near the fishing village of Bang Kao and other not less popular. In Hua hin a lot of national parks: "Kaeng Krachan", "Kui Buri National Park, Khao Sam Roi Yot", "Huay Yang", "Kaeng Krachan", as well as pristine beaches "Hat Thang Sai", "Hat Sam Phraya", "Puk Thien", "Khao Kalok".
Come to Thailand and visit Hua Hin. You will not regret it and you'll get the most vivid impressions of this beautiful place!