A quiet fishing town on the gulf of Thailand, Hua Hin is known for its upscale resorts, world class golf courses and delectable seafood. There are excellent beaches at Hua Hin, as well as a number of temples, waterfalls and caves in the surrounding area.
Hua Hin is also close to a number of national parks in the Petchburi and Kanchanaburi provinces and is only 2.5 hours drive from Bangkok.
PLACES TO STAY
Dusit Thani, 1349 Petchkasem Rd, Cha-am, Hua Hin, Tel: 66 0 3252 0009. A traveler’s choice 2012 award.
Sheraton Hua Hin Resort & Spa, 1573 Petchkasem Rd, Thambol Cha-am Hua Hin, Tel: 66 3 270 8000 great pool and terrific seafood.