Isaan, Thailand's northeast region, is an often overlooked part of the country. There's no coastline, so there are no beaches to lure sunseekers. Isaan, however, is a multicultural area where Laos, Cambodia and Thailand meet, and has a rich history.
Popular destinations: Nakhon Ratchasima, Nong Khai and Udon Thani


Northern Isaan is a region of Thailand, close to the border with Laos.
Popular destinations: Nong Khai, Udon Thani and Sakon Nakhon

Southern Isaan is a region of Thailand. Geographically it is part of the Mun River Basin.
Popular destinations: Nakhon Ratchasima, Khao Yai National Park and Ubon Ratchathani

Central Isaan is a region of Thailand. Geographically it is part of the Chi River Basin.
Popular destinations: Khon Kaen, Roi Et and Kalasin
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