Buri- Ram is also known as "city of happiness" is a small town in Thailand and function as the capital of Buriram Province. It is located 410 kilometres northeast of Bangkok. The town occupies tambon Nai Mueang of Mueang Buriram District. It is a small town that has no significant waterways. It has a creek, Huai Chorakhe Mak and Huai Talat reservoirs. Buriram is also a very rural region that was part of the Khmer Empire for over four centuries and had many remains of this time. The most striking one is the Phanom Rung. That is for him that people come here and worth it. Located on top of an extinct volcano, it is one of the most impressive monuments in the country. Besides the temple itself, the large paved walkaway and the stairs leading to the temple make it a unique place. Prasat Muang Tam, nearby also worth a visit as it has been beautifully restored. Generally, travellers prefer to stay in Nang Rong, the last town before these two temples and a few kilometres from Buriram. Moreover, some accommodation, just outside the city, offers a delightful rustic scenery. Buriram, however, can be an excellent base for exploring the region and its sixty Khmer temples.
Buriram Airport is also known as Buri Ram Airport. It is the only airport in Buriram Province. It is a domestic airport that only two airlines operated in this airport, which are Nok Air and Thai AirAsia. These airlines bring passengers from and to Bangkok and Don Mueang.
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Buriram has a tropical savanna climate. Winters (December to February) is mainly dry. The rainy seasons begins in mid- April and ends in November when you have constant brief torrential rainfall. In May and September, rains are more important. Temperatures remain warm even during the monsoon season. The best time to come to Buriram is from December to the end of March. The rest of the year, you have a heavy punctual shower, but before and after them, in general, the weather is quite pleasant. Maybe avoid coming here in May and September, the rainiest months of the year.
Khao Angkhan Temple (Wat Khao Angkhan) – This is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Buriram and it is an extinct volcano represents an interesting mixture of architecture from various periods. It is the modern constructions that make Wat Khao Angkhan worth a visit because inside the temple compound are ruins of ancient buildings and sandstone boundary markers which date back to the pre- Khmer Dravarati period. It is one of the most beautiful and important temples in the province. Besides, inside the main buildings are murals and stories of Buddhism told in English and Buddha images surrounded the ordination hall.
Khao Kradong Forest Park- Khao Kradong Forest Park is a relaxation spot on Khao Kradong which is an extinct volcano and at present, it is a small pool which has water throughout the year. On the top of the mountain, it houses "Phra Suphattharabophit”, a large Buddha image that is the symbol of Buriram. There is also an ancient Prang Ku in which is located a duplicate Buddha footprint. The forest park has a lot of exotic indigenous plants under the supervision of the Wildlife Conservation Office of the Royal Forestry Department. Buriram Provincial Authorities have developed it into a major tourist spot by conserving nature and the environment in pristine condition.
Play La Ploen: Boutique Resort & Adventure Camp- Play La Ploen has two main areas including the boutique resort and adventure camp, the perfect recreational area and learning centre in the Northeast of Thailand. The boutique resort is separated into 2 zones where Zone Asia is decorated with the synergy of 10 countries while Zone Europe is decorated with furniture imported from London, Paris and many other Europe countries. Adventure camp, on the other hand, emphasizes on the decorations and enhancing the atmosphere. Furthermore, Play La Ploen has a lot of activities like front office, kids zone, gallery zone, Eiffel Tower, Great Wall of China, Tower Bridge, sheep farm, pony farm and many more. Besides that, Play La Ploen has accommodation to serve the tourists as well. It is a wonderful place to relax and enjoy a great atmosphere.