Thailand has an abundance of venomous snakes. Among the neurotoxic family Elapidae, there are three species of the genus Naja (cobras), three of the genus Bungarus (kraits), and the king cobra of the genus Ophiophagus. Other Elapidae snakes in Thailand include sea snakes and Asian coral snakes of the genus Calliophis.
Are there snakes everywhere in Thailand?
Snakes exist all over Thailand. You probably won’t see one on your trip, but you might. I think you’re probably actually more likely to see a snake in a town or village in Thailand than in the jungle, since they’re more conspicuous on roads than they are in the middle of the jungle. Snakes don’t like people.
Are snakes bad in Thailand?
Snakes. In Thailand, these are always scary and often dangerous. If there is grass or undergrowth, there is a chance there are snakes, even in city parks or hotel gardens. The good news is most will run (or slither) away if they see you coming.
Are there anacondas in Thailand?
There are no anacondas in the country of Thailand.
Is Thailand dangerous?
THAILAND HAS been ranked as one of the 20 most dangerous countries in the world for tourists, with high rates of crime and violence and low reliability of police services, according to a recent survey.