Thailand Cannabis Travel Guide | Thaiger


The legalization of cannabis in Thailand in June gave a whole new meaning to the term ‘High season.’

Tourists are welcome to purchase and consume cannabis in Thailand, as long as they are over 20 and not pregnant or breastfeeding.

But smoking weed in Thailand is just the tip of the iceberg. The legalization of this versatile plant has opened up a whole new cannabis-centric world just waiting to be explored by budding tourists.

Whether you are looking for a recreational, medicinal, gastronomic or educational experience, there is no shortage of interesting and unique cannabis spots in all parts of Thailand.

Wherever you travel in Thailand, don’t miss these hand-picked cannabis hotspots…

Cannabis dispensaries in Bangkok

If you are looking for cannabis flower in Thailand, nowhere has more choice than the City of Angels. From cheap cannabis grown in Thailand to the highest quality imported cannabis, Bangkok has every variety you can think of. If you are looking to sample cannabis in Bangkok, be sure to check out the following dispensaries…

  • Highland coffee: Highland Cafe is a weed shop in Chatuchak district. Highland has been advocating for the legalization of cannabis for over a decade, so you know they’re legit.
  • Dr. Green: Dr. Green is a weed shop located by Asoke BTS. In addition to offering a huge selection of aromatic cannabis flowers, Dr. Green offers a relaxing place to smoke, discounts on bulk purchases, and even a free drink with every purchase.
  • Eighty: Four Twenty at Sukhumvit 22 is one of Bangkok’s top cannabis establishments, specializing in imported Indica-dominant cannabis strains.
  • Sukhumweed: Thailand’s rarest cannabis strains can only be found at Sukhumweed, which offers everything from cheap Thai strains to premium imported bud.

Cannabis spas on the islands

Incorporating cannabis into spa treatments can take your relaxation to the next level. What better place to relax than on a Thai island?

  • If you are in Koh Samui and want to deepen your island Zen, try a cannabis-infused luxury spa treatment at Anantara Bophut Koh Samui Seaside resort. Cannabis treatments at Anantara include the ‘restorative sleep journey’, the ‘cannabis stress release journey’ and the ‘head-to-toe calming journey’. You can soak in cannabis-infused baths, enjoy a cannabis rice milk massage, and drink a hot, steaming cup of cannabis tea. Anantara also has locations in Koh Pa NganBangkok and Chiang Mai.
  • If you are in phuket, melt away your stress at Anantara’s partner spa, Avani+ Mai Khao Phuket. The spa uses cannabis-infused body salts, scrubs, oils and balms for a deeply relaxing experience.

Cannabis-infused food in Chiang Mai, Thailand

Few people know that Thai people have been infusing cannabis leaves into their food for centuries to enhance the flavor, for example in Tom Yam soup. Since cannabis was legalized, cannabis has regained its place in Thai cuisine.

Chiang Mai is a foodie’s paradise, so it’s no wonder the city’s chefs offer some of the most impressive cannabis-infused menus in Thailand.

  • green dog is one of the coolest and most atmospheric places in Chiang Mai. Green Dog is a dog-friendly weed dispensary that offers a CBD-infused vegetarian menu featuring savory dishes, sweets, and drinks. We recommend the quesadillas and gelato. Green Dog also organizes music and game nights.
  • For a cannabis-infused dining experience, reserve a table at The Service 1921 Restaurant & Bar. Try HID – Hemp in Distiller – a drink made with cannabis leaves, pandan leaves, jasmine tea, dried oranges and chamomile tea.
  • The food at Rustic and Blue Farm Shop is to die for. In addition to their regular menu, restaurants are now offering an “edibles” menu featuring CBD-infused popcorn, cookies, brownies and chocolates. Rustic and Blue have two branches in Chiang Mai and one in Phuket.

Cannabis convenience in Pattaya, Thailand

Buying weed has never been so convenient in Pattaya, where there are weed vans on every corner and weed delivery services are plentiful.

Just take a walk on Jomtien Beach, Pattaya Beach and Walking Street to find cannabis flowers in Pattaya. Dispensaries, roadside stalls, cafes, and cannabis vans offer pre-rolled flowers and joints for your convenience.

If you feel too lazy to go out, you can order weed online at weed delivery in pattaya, cannabeach, Cannabox, Pot hole Pattaya and Weeds from around the world.

Cannabis clinics in Bangkok, Thailand

Cannabis once played a vital role in traditional Thai herbal medicine, but it fell out of use when cannabis was criminalized. Today, thanks to the Thai government, cannabis is once again being used to treat illnesses.

You are free to self-medicate in Thailand at a cafe or cannabis dispensary, but if you want expert advice and specialized cannabis treatment, you’re better off visiting a cannabis clinic.

The following traditional Thai medicine clinics in Bangkok offer cannabis treatments…

  • Navamithra (Nawamin 9) The hospital’s “Doctor Gan” clinic uses cannabis to treat insomnia, stress and anxiety, long covid, migraines and chemotherapy-induced muscle pain.
  • Thai Traditional and Integrated Medicine Hospital in Pom Prap Satthu Phai district is open on Mondays and Wednesdays from 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. only.
  • Bangkok Integrative Medicine (BIM Poly Clinic) in Si Lom.
  • Sawasdee Clinic in Bang Khen.

Cannabis clinics outside of Bangkok, Thailand

The following public hospitals in Thailand have opened clinics offering cannabis treatments. Hours of operation and appointments are limited, so inquire ahead.

  • Rayong Hospital
  • Udonthani Hospital
  • Chao Phraya Abhaibhubejhr Hospital (Prachin Buri)
  • lampang Hospital
  • Buddhachinaraj Hospital (Phitsanulok)
  • Sawanpracharak Hospital (Nakhon Sawan)
  • Saraburi Hospital
  • Khon Kaen Hospital
  • buriram Hospital
  • Sunpasitthiprasong Hospital (Ubon Ratchathani)
  • Suratthani Hospital
  • Yai Hat Hospital

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