Songkhla - Discover A Road Less Travelled
The province of Songkhla, with the city of Hat Yai as its centre of commerce, serves as a southern hub of communication, trading and transportation as well as a gateway to Malaysia and Singapore. Hat Yai has gained importance as the driving force of economic growth in the southern region. Songkhla’s capital town is a historic town with a thriving fishing community, just 20 minutes drive from Hat Yai.
An undeniably historic town endowed with ancient ruins, arts, and places of cultural importance, Songkhla, a melting pot of Thais, Chinese and Malays, charms visitors with its unique traditions, dialect, and folk entertainment. These characteristics are reflections of the provinces rich cultural heritage, which has been preserved and passed down from generations to generations.