When one think of places to see in Thailand outside of Bangkok, most people would cite Ayutthaya, Sukhothai, Chiang Mai, Krabi, Phuket and Pattaya as just some of the most popular locations. Almost no one will mention a hidden gem of a place called Nakhon Phanom.
Nakhon Phanom is situated on the north eastern side of Thailand and also the capital of the province with the same name. It borders the country of Laos with the mighty Mekong River. Still uncongested with tourists, Nakhon Phanom is an ideal destination in Thailand that offers a variety of must-see places and things to do such as: