Isaan

Isaan, 's northeast region, is an often overlooked part of the country. There's no coastline, so there are no beaches to lure sunseekers. Isaan, however, is a multicultural area where , and meet, and has a rich history.

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, usually referred to as Khorat or, more commonly Korat, is the largest city in the Isaan region of . Photo: Kbambam, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city in the Isaan region of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a city in Isaan, , in a province of the same name. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

is a city in Isaan. The city lies on the west bank of the Mekong River, only 20 km from , the capital of . Photo: P.khiao, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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is a region of . Geographically it is part of the Mun River Basin. Photo: P.khiao, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a region of , close to the border with . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a region of . Geographically it is part of the Chi River Basin. Photo: P.khiao, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Isaan

Latitude of center
16° or 16° north
Longitude of center
103° or 103° east

Also Known As

  • Arabic: يسان (تايلاند)
  • Arabic: يسان
  • Bulgarian: Исан
  • Catalan: Isaan
  • Chinese: Isan
  • Chinese: 伊善地区
  • Chinese: 伊扇尼耶
  • Chinese: 伊扇若
  • Chinese: 依善
  • Chinese: 依善地区
  • Chinese: 依善地區
  • Chinese: 泰國東北地區
  • Czech: Isán
  • Dutch: Isaan
  • Dutch: Isarn
  • Dutch: Noordoost-Thailand
  • English: Isan
  • Finnish: Isan
  • Finnish: Koillis-Thaimaa
  • French: Isaan
  • French: Isan
  • French: Plateau de Khorat
  • Galician: Isan
  • Galician: Rexión Nordeste
  • Galician: Tailandia do Nordeste
  • Georgian: ისანის რეგიონი
  • German: Esarn
  • German: I-San
  • German: Isan
  • German: Issaan
  • German: Issan
  • German: Nordost-Thailand
  • German: Nordostthailand
  • Hebrew: איסאן
  • Hebrew: איסן
  • Hindi: ईसान
  • Hungarian: Iszán
  • Indonesian: Isan
  • Italian: Isan
  • Italian: Thailandia del Nordest
  • Japanese: イサン地方
  • Japanese: イサーン
  • Japanese: イサーン人
  • Japanese: イーサーン
  • Japanese: イーサーン人
  • Javanese: Isan
  • Korean: 이산
  • Korean: 이싼
  • Korean: 이싼 지방
  • Korean: 타이 북동부
  • Lao: ພາກອີສານ (ປະເທດໄທ)
  • Lao: ພາກອີສານ
  • Latvian: Isana
  • Latvian: Taizemes ziemeļaustrumi
  • Literary Chinese: 依善
  • Literary Chinese: 依善地
  • Literary Chinese: 依善地区
  • Literary Chinese: 依善地區
  • Literary Chinese: 泰國東北土
  • Literary Chinese: 泰王國東北地區
  • Malayalam: ഇസാൻ
  • Min Nan Chinese: Isan
  • Northern Frisian: Isaan
  • Norwegian: Isan
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Isan-området
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Isan
  • Persian: ایسان
  • Persian: شمال شرقی تایلند
  • Persian: ناحیه شمال شرقی تایلند
  • Polish: Isan
  • Portuguese: Isaan
  • Portuguese: Isan
  • Portuguese: Região Nordeste
  • Romanian: Isan
  • Russian: Исан
  • Russian: Северовосточный Таиланд
  • Scots: Isaan
  • Scots: Isan
  • Scots: Issan
  • Spanish: Isan
  • Spanish: Tailandia del Nordeste
  • Swedish: Esarn
  • Swedish: Isaan
  • Swedish: Isan
  • Swedish: Issan
  • Swedish: Isǎn
  • Tagalog: Isan
  • Thai: ภาคตะวันออกเฉียงเหนือ
  • Thai: ภาคอิสาน
  • Thai: ภาคอีสาน
  • Turkish: Isaan
  • Turkish: Isan
  • Turkish: Kuzeydoğu Tayland
  • Ukrainian: Ісаан
  • Urdu: ایسان
  • Vietnamese: Isaan
  • Vietnamese: Isan
  • Vietnamese: Đông Bắc Thái Lan
  • Wu Chinese: 伊森地区
  • Wu Chinese: 依善
  • Wu Chinese: 依善地区
  • Wu Chinese: 泰国东北部
  • Wu Chinese: 泰王國東北地區
  • Yue Chinese: 依善
  • Північно-Східний Таїланд

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