Featured image: Get a little closer to the beauty of Bangkok. Photo: via @AmazingThailand
Missing the majesty of Thailand? Then check out this immersive virtual adventure that puts attractions from four popular provinces at your fingertips – in all their golden glory.
A reality trip in impressive 3D clarity explores culturally significant buildings, museums, statues, wats (Buddhist temples), and chedis (pagodas) in Bangkok, Chiang Mai, Phuket, and Surat Thani. Move through rooms, click on points of interest, or zoom in on the glorious details.
In Bangkok, explore the two-storey teak wood Mekhala Ruchi Pavilion (residence of King Rama VI during construction of the Phayathai Palace) or Thewarat Sapharom Hall where the elegant interior of the palace’s throne hall is showcased.
In Chiang Mai, get up close to the Big Reclining Buddha at Wat Chedi Luang or follow the 12 animal zodiac signs around Phra Maha That Chedi. And in the south, step inside Chedi Khao Hua Jook in Surat Thani and 1903 mansion Chinpracha House in Phuket.
Presented by the Tourism Authority of Thailand, this free, easy-to-navigate experience is one way to feel a little closer to one of our favourite destinations.
Couples will love: A mini culture trip from the comfort of the couch.
Start your tour here