Gleaming temples, glittering waters, and golden Buddhas. You’ll fall in love with Thailand’s rich culture and incredible landscapes in no time. But you’ll really be won over by the hearts of its people.
Nicknamed The Land of Smiles, Thailand is a country known worldwide for its friendly people, not to mention its tasty cuisine, ancient temples, and beautiful beaches. With its distinct rich cultural heritage, learning about Thai customs and culture will be an adventure all on its own making it an ideal travel destination for high school students. Along the way, you’ll have plenty of unforgettable experiences, from ziplining through the trees, to caring for elephants at a sanctuary. Although it might be a vastly different world compared to what you’re used to, the Thai people will make you feel at home with their friendliness and warmth. Come discover Thailand with us on one of our teen global adventure programs or community service programs.
Thailand is home to 69 million people.
Bangkok is one of the world’s top cities for tourism.
The inspiration for Red Bull came from a Thai drink known as Krating Daeng.
Thailand was known as Siam until 1939 (and again from 1945 to 1949), and Siamese cats are native to Thailand.