The southwestern shoreline of Thailand meets the Andaman Sea of the Indian Ocean to the west. The south-central coast and the eastern shoreline of the Malay Peninsula both border the Gulf of Thailand (formerly the Gulf of Siam) of the Pacific Ocean.
What sea is in Thailand?
The gulf is surrounded on the north, west and southwest by the coastlines of Thailand (hence the name), on the northeast by Cambodia and the Mekong Delta region of Vietnam, and opens to the South China Sea in the southeast.
|Gulf of Thailand|
|Max. depth||85 m (279 ft)|
Why is the ocean in Thailand green?
Each green dot you see in the Gulf of Thailand and Andaman Sea is a fishing vessel, casting a bright green light on the boat to attract plankton and fish in the area.
What dangerous animals live in Thailand?
The 11 Most Dangerous Animals In Thailand
- Red Lionfish.
What is the lowest place in Thailand?
Geography of Thailand
|Satellite view of Thailand|
|Highest point||Doi Inthanon 2,565 m (8,415 ft)|
|Lowest point||Gulf of Thailand 0 m (0 ft)|
|Longest river||Chi River 1,047 km (651 mi)|
Why is Pattaya so bad?
The beach is dirty and has terrible grainy sand. The views of the seafront from off the beach are nice though. There are also plenty of Muslims in Pattaya. Anyone who has lived in Dubai and enjoyed a social life there is not going to be shocked by the presence of prostitution in Pattaya.