Southern Thailand

Southern Thailand includes many of 's most famous resorts on both the west-facing Andaman Sea coastline, and the east-facing Gulf of Thailand coast south of .

Popular Destinations

, pronounced "puh-KET", is 's largest island. Photo: far8mulisha, CC BY 2.0.

Krabi is one of the southern provinces of , on the shore of the Andaman Sea. Photo: Kallerna, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, often called just Samui is an island of great natural beauty and variety in the Gulf of Thailand. Photo: Ssuri, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the fourth largest city in , the largest city in southern Thailand, and is in Songkhla Province on the . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.


The incorporates many popular beach destinations in Southern Thailand. Photo: P.khiao, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The is a region in Southern Thailand that includes the provinces of Songkhla and Phatthalung, and the three deep southern provinces of Pattani, Narathiwat, and Yala. Photo: P.khiao, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The is a region in Southern Thailand. Photo: P.khiao, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The is a popular beachside region in Southern Thailand. Photo: P.khiao, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Southern Thailand

Latitude of center
8.35° or 8° 21' north
Longitude of center
99.81° or 99° 48' 36" east

Also Known As

  • Arabic: جنوب تايلاند
  • Chinese: 南部地區
  • Chinese: 泰南
  • Chinese: 泰国南部地区
  • Chinese: 泰國南部地區
  • Dutch: Zuid-Thailand
  • Esperanto: Suda Tajlando
  • French: Thaïlande du Sud
  • French: Thaïlande méridionale
  • Gallegan: Rexión Sur
  • Gallegan: Tailandia Meridional
  • Gallegan: Tailandia do Sur
  • Georgian: სამხრეთი ტაილანდი
  • German: Südthailand
  • Hebrew: דרום תאילנד
  • Hindi: दक्षिणी थाईलैण्ड
  • Indonesian: Thailand Selatan
  • Italian: Thailandia del Sud
  • Japanese: タイ南部
  • Japanese: 南タイ
  • Korean: 태국 남부
  • Lithuanian: Pietų Tailandas
  • Malay (generic): Selatan Thailand
  • Malay (generic): Thailand Selatan
  • Malayalam: തെക്കൻ തായ്‌ലാന്റ്
  • Northern Frisian: Süüdthailun
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Sør-Thailand
  • Persian: تایلند جنوبی
  • Persian: جنوب تایلند
  • Persian: ناحیه تایلند جنوبی
  • Portuguese: Região Sul
  • Portuguese: Sul
  • Russian: Южный Таиланд
  • Spanish: Tailandia del Sur
  • Thai: 14 จังหวัดปักษ์ใต้
  • Thai: ปักษ์ใต้
  • Thai: ภาคใต้
  • Thai: ภาคใต้ของประเทศไทย
  • Turkish: Güney Tayland
  • Ukrainian: Південний Таїланд
  • Urdu: جنوبی تھائی لینڈ
  • Vietnamese: Miền Nam Thái Lan
  • Wu Chinese: タイ南部--Southern Thailand
  • Wu Chinese: 南部地區
  • Wu Chinese: 泰国南部
  • Wu Chinese: 泰王国南部地区
  • Yue Chinese: 泰南
  • Nam Thái Lan
  • 泰國南土
  • 泰國南部

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