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5 Best Adventure Activities in Thailand to Experience in 2024

Thailand is one of the most loved travel destinations which is filled with plenty of temples, royal palaces, ancient ruins and breathtaking Buddha statues. However, apart from the lovely beaches, gorgeous resorts, nightlife and delicious food, Thailand has much more to offer. Interestingly, Thailand also houses some of the top adventure activities. Exciting, huh? If you are an enthusiast and an adventurous person apart from sightseeing, then Thailand is the perfect place for you. Thailand offers a wide variety of adventure activities that you would have ever dreamt of. If you are planning an adventurous trip, then has a look at the top adventure activities in Thailand for the adrenaline rush in you. Exciting, huh? Well, keep reading…

Top 5 Adventure Activities in Thailand

  • Scuba Diving
  • Rock Climbing
  • White Water Rafting
  • Bungee Jumping
  • Kiteboarding

1. Scuba Diving

This might sound insane to hear, but diving with sharks is a thing in Thailand. Woah, now that’s really adventurous, huh? You will be able to do this activity in the Surin Islands of Thailand which offers sessions of scuba diving in the Richelieu Rock. During the course of the activity, you will be diving along with the sharks underwater, which do not attack human beings. This activity usually happens deep in the sea, where you can swim along with giant whales too. It is one of the top adventure activities in Thailand and a must have on your Thailand adventure packages.

Ideal Time to visit

The best time you can visit is between February to April. You will be able to do this activity, as most of the whales come out during that time. Also, do take a note that these activities do not take place from May to October. 


The activity will cost around 3500 baht for two dives. However, if you are a professional diver you can rent the gear for 500 baht.

Scuba Diving- top adventure activity in Thailand.
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2. Rock Climbing

It might sound uncommon in Thailand, but it is one of the best places to do Rock Climbing. Both beginners and professional climbers will be able to do this activity. Even if you are a novice, you can still participate in indoor rock climbing as several places in Thailand such as Bangkok, Chiang Mai and many other cities offer human-made walls to train you for real rock climbing. If you are looking for the real rock climbing experience you can visit the beautiful islands of Railey or Tan Sai. Not only does this activity pump you with an adrenaline rush, but you will be amazed by the breathtaking views of the surroundings. You will find several islands in Krabi, where you can take part in rock climbing sessions. Few top islands are Ao Nang, Railey, and Ton Sai. 


It will cost around 4500 baht for a full day rock climbing. However, if you do it individually and if you do in a group it would cost around 1800 baht.

Rock Climbing, Thailand
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3. White Water Rafting

Thailand is known for its rafting. You will find several rapids that allow different tourists to take part in white water rafting. If you are a beginner, then you will be allowed to take part in the level one river rafting. However, if you are experienced you will be allowed to take part in higher levels. There are several parts of Northern Thailand that will allow you to take part in this exciting activity.

Not just the activity, but the locations are mesmerizing enough with lovely surroundings for a joyful time. You will get to see some amazing views of lush greenery, rivers, flora, and fauna. Chiang Mai and other spots in Northern Thailand are the best places to take this activity. The length of the journey depends on the cost of the trip. The lowest trip allows you to raft up to 2 hours. It is one of the top adventure activities in Thailand.

River Rafting- Top adventure activity in Thailand.
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4. Bungee Jumping

For many tourists, Bungee jumping is a dream activity across the globe. Excited to feel the adrenaline rush in you in a super thrilling adventure activity? Bungee Jumping is famous and happens in Pattaya in Thailand. Don’t worry about your safety as it is conducted by extremely competent professionals who hire expert professionals to ease your process. Pattaya is famous and known for Bungee Jumping. You will be awestruck with the surroundings filled with landscapes, and greenery when you take the activity. This activity calls for some real enthusiasts and adventurous people who love to explore thrilling activities. In several places around Thailand, you can take the activity, a few top places are Koh Samui, Chiang Mai, and many more cities. 


A single session of bungee jumping will cost around 2200 baht, along with which you will receive a certificate and a T-shirt. However, if you pay 3100 baht you will get an additional bungee jumping session, along with digital photos, Tshirt, and a certificate. It is one of the top adventure activities in Thailand. 

Bungee Jumping
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5. Kiteboarding

Kiteboarding is a new activity that has become prominent in Thailand. It is a very exciting, and thrilling activity where you surf with the help of a kite. Although it might sound dangerous, there is absolutely no need to worry as the activity is scrutinized and managed by extreme professionals. You get a surfboard to surf, which holds on to a huge kite that flows along with the flowing wind. It will be a really thrilling experience surfing with a kite. You will be having navigators who will guide you throughout the activity. Imagine surfing with the direction of the wind amidst the water, it will be a lovely experience. However, you will have to take classes or sessions to be eligible to participate in safety measures. It is one of the top adventure activities in Thailand.

How do you feel at present? All geared up and excited to try out these thrilling activities? Don’t wait, pack your bags, book your Thailand tour package or Thailand couple tour package from Pickyourtrail, and head to Thailand to experience all this for real. Also, check out for other deals if interested. Happy Vacation!

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