Central Thailand

Central Thailand, also known as the Central Plains, is the low-lying central region of . It is centered around the giant urban agglomeration of .

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is the capital and largest city of and, with a population of over eleven million inhabitants, by far its main city. Photo: ויקיג'אנקי, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is an exclusive area in with fancy condominiums, hotels, restaurants, bars and clubs. Photo: Bình Giang, Public domain.

is a seaside resort city of about 50,000 residents in . Photo: darrylkeith, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the closest Bangkok gets to Wall Street, with glistening skyscrapers all boasting the names of financial institutions. Photo: Chainwit., CC BY-SA 4.0.


The or South Central Plains is the historic heartland of , mostly visited for and the archaeological sites of and . Photo: P.khiao, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is an extensive rural area in Central Thailand. Photo: Chris huh, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is a region on the Central Plains of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Central Thailand

Latitude of center
15° or 15° north
Longitude of center
100° or 100° east

Also Known As

  • Chinese: 中泰國
  • Chinese: 泰国中部地区
  • Chinese: 泰國中部
  • Dutch: Centraal-Thailand
  • English: Central Plains
  • Esperanto: Centra Tajlando
  • French: Plaines centrales
  • Galician: Tailandia Central
  • Georgian: ცენტრალური ტაილანდი
  • German: Zentralthailand
  • Hebrew: מרכז תאילנד
  • Hindi: मध्य थाईलैण्ड
  • Italian: Thailandia Centrale
  • Japanese: タイ中部
  • Korean: 태국 중부
  • Literary Chinese: 中泰國
  • Northern Frisian: Madelthailun
  • Persian: ناحیه تایلند مرکزی
  • Portuguese: Planícies Centrais
  • Portuguese: Região Central
  • Portuguese: Região Central (Tailândia)
  • Russian: Центральный Таиланд
  • Spanish: Tailandia Central
  • Thai: ภาคกลาง
  • Ukrainian: Центральний Таїланд
  • Urdu: وسطی تھائی لینڈ
  • Vietnamese: Miền Trung Thái Lan
  • Yue Chinese: 泰國中部
  • Trung Thái Lan

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