Ubon Ratchathani - flight to the Mekong
Go off the tourist trail with cheap flights to Ubon Ratchathani and visit a gem in the making in north east Thailand. There is a strong Buddhist tradition here with ancient temples, forest-dwelling monks and a unique folk and crafts culture specialising in silk-weaving and bronzeware. With the Mekong River and Laos to the east and Cambodia to the south, Ubon Ratchathani is a natural gateway to both countries and the Laotian influence, as well as that of India and Vietnam, shows in its exotic and unusual temples. With several national forests and much open parkland to explore, the Ubon Ratchathani region is great for hikers and nature lovers. Whether it is the spectacle of sheer sandstone cliffs, cascading waterfalls or prehistoric cave paintings, Ubon Ratchathani flights bring you to a region rich in history and variety.