Roughly 20 percent of Thailand is covered by mountains and hills, the steepness of which generally precludes agriculture.
Is Thailand a mountainous country?
The Thai highlands or Hills of northern Thailand is a mountainous natural region in the north of Thailand. Its mountain ranges are part of the system of hills extending through Laos, Burma, and China and linking to the Himalayas, of which they may be considered foothills.
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Does Thailand have a lot of mountains?
Most of Thailand’s mountains ranges are situated in the North and Northeastern parts of the country. The country has a mean elevation of 287 meters and the highest point is on Doi inthanon with an elevation of 2,565 meters and the lowest point is on the gulf of Thailand with an elevation of 0 meters.
Is Thailand surrounded by mountains?
The most conspicuous features of Thailand’s terrain are high mountains, a central plain, and an upland plateau. Mountains cover much of northern Thailand and extend along the Myanmar border down through the Kra Isthmus and the Malay Peninsula.
What religion is in Thailand?
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What do you call people from Thailand?
plural Thais or Thai a native or inhabitant of Thailand.