For seven decades, His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej was Thailand’s guiding light.
The monarch, regarded far and wide as Father to the nation, took the country out of several deadly turns with his wise counsel. His fortitude and devotion to human development were an inspiration to all.
Know more about his biography, history and also some funny stories about him at Bangkokpost.
The Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) has issues guidelines for tourists planning to visit Thailand during this period of mourning.
We encourage all travellers to read and adhere to these guidelines, and remember to act respectfully during your travels.
Although the country as a whole is in mourning, we are still ready to welcome you with open arms.