Top Choice Island in Songkhla & Around

Ko Yo

A popular day trip from Songkhla is this island in the middle of Songkhla Lake, which is actually connected to the mainland by bridges and is famous for its cotton-weaving industry; a roadside market sells cloth and…
Top Choice Museum in Songkhla & Around

National Museum

This 1878 building was originally built in a Chinese architectural style as the residence of a luminary. This is easily the most picturesque national museum in Thailand and contains exhibits from all Thai art-style …
Beach in Songkhla & Around

Hat Samila

Stroll this beautiful strip of white sand and enjoy the kite-flying (a local obsession); it's a gorgeous spot for a wander at sundown. A bronze Mermaid sculpture, in tribute to Mae Thorani (the Hindu-Buddhist earth …
Aquarium in Songkhla & Around

Songkhla Aquarium

Children will love seeking out the clownfish at this fun aquarium and watching the feeding show, performed by divers; there's also a go-kart track (from 400B). Adults can have their feet nibbled clean by garaa rufa …
Buddhist Temple in Songkhla & Around

Wat Phrahon Laem Pho

This temple near the bridge on Ko Yo has a colossal gold painted reclining Buddha, representing Sakyamuni before he entered nirvana.
Museum in Songkhla & Around

Thaksin Folklore Museum

The must-see Thaksin Folklore Museum actively aims to promote and preserve the culture of the region.