BANGKOK ATTRACTIONS

Grand Palace_2_edited.jpg

Royal Grand Palace, Bangkok

Place : Royal Grand Palace

Location : Na Phra Lan Road, Phra Borom Maha Ratchawang, Phra Nokhon, Bangkok

Open Hour : 08:30 am. - 15:30 pm.

Descriptions : Grand Palace built in 1782, the palace was commissioned by then King Rama I, who founded Thailand's Chakri Dynasty. During the centuries since it was first built, the palace grounds have been well maintained, with particular care being taken to preserve and restore the palace's extensive murals.

RESTRICTIONS : No short sleeves, No mini skirts, No short pants,
                       No backless clothing, No sleepers, Open shoes.

EMERALD BUDDHA, WAT PHRA KAEW

EMERALD BUDDHA, WAT PHRA KAEW

Place : Emerald Buddha, Wat Phra Kaew
Location : Na Phra Lan Road, Phra Borom Maha Ratchawang, Phra Nakhon, Bangkok.

Open Hours : 08:30 am. - 15:30 pm.

Descriptions : Wat Phra Kaew (known as the Temple of the Emerald Buddha or locally as Wat Phra Sri Ratttana Satsadaram) is one of the most important Buddhist temples in Thailand. The temple enshrines Phra Kaew Morakot (Emerald Buddha), the highly revered Buddha image meticulously carved from a single block of jage.

RESTRICTIONS : No short sleeves, No mini skirts, No short pants,
                       No backless clothing, No sleepers, Open shoes.

Wat Phra Kaew pix.jpg
Recelining Buddha_1.jpg

RECLINING BUDDHA, WAT PHO

ECLINING BUDDHA, WAT PHO

Place : Reclining Buddha, Wat Pho

Location : Sanam Chai Road, Phra Borom Maha Ratchawang,
Phra Nakhon, Bangkok
Open Hours : 08:00 am. - 18:30 pm

Descriptions : Wat Pho (the Temple of the Reclining Buddha), or Wat Phra Chetuphon, is right behind the Temple of the Emerald Buddha. It's famed for its giant reclining Buddha that is 15 metres tall, 46 metres long and covered in gold leaf.


RESTRICTIONS : No short sleeves, No mini skirts, No short pants,
                       No backless clothing, No sleepers, No open shoes.

 

It’s Time for Your Dream Vacation

WatArunSunSetView BKK.jpg

TEMPLE OF DAWN, WAT  ARUN

TEMPLE OF DAWN, WAT ARUN

Place : Temple of Dawn, Wat Arun
Location : Thanon Wang Doem, Bangkok Yai, Bangkok

Open Hour : 08:30 am. - 17:30 pm.

Descriptions :  Wat Arun was envisioned by King Taksin in 1768. It's believed that after flighting his way out of Ayutthya, which was taken over by a Burmese army at the time, he arrived at this temple just as sawn was breaking. He later hasd the temple renovated and renamed it Wat Chaeng, the Temple of the Dawn. It used to be the home of the Emerald Buddha before the capital and Palace was moved to the other side of the river. This can now be seen at the Grand Palace. The central prang was extended during the reign of Rama III (between 1824 and 1851). It was also Rama III who added the decoration of the spires with porcelain so that they glimmer in the sunshine.

RESTRICTIONS : No short sleeves, No mini skirts, No short pants,
                       No backless clothing, No sleepers, No open shoes.

MARBLE TEMPLE, BANGKOK

MABLE TEMPLE, WAT BENCHAMABOPHIT
DUSITVANARAM

Place : Mable Temple, Wat Benchamabophit Dusitvanaram

Location : Dusit District, Bangkok
Open Hours : 06:00 am. - 18:00 pm.

Descriptions : Wat Benchamabophit knownas the marble temple. Construction of the temple began in 1899 at the request of Chulalongkorn after building his palace nearby. The emple;s name lirerally means "the Temple of the fifth King located near Dusit Palace. It was designed by Prince Naris, a half-brother of the king, and is built of Italian marble.

RESTRICTIONS : No short sleeves, No mini skirts, No short pants,
                       No backless clothing, No sleepers, No open shoes.

WatBenja BKK.jpg
Wat-Traimit-Bangkok pix.jpg

GOLDEN BUDDHA, BANGKOK

GOLDEN BUDDHA, WAT TRAIMIT
WITHAYARAM WORAWIHAN

Place : Golden Buddha, Wat Traimit Withayaram Worawihan
Location : Charoen Krung Road, Talat Noi, Samphanthawong, Bangkok
Open Hours : 08:00 am. - 17:00 pm.

Descriptions :  The solid gold Sukhothai-style Buddha image was originally covered in plaster, but its original facade was revealed after movers accidentally dropped it, Pieces of the plaster are still kept on display at the temple. Wat Traimit has a museum on the 3rd floor, where you get to learn about the history of the Golden Buddha.

RESTRICTIONS : No short sleeves, No mini skirts, No short pants,
                       No backless clothing, No sleepers, No open shoes

THE GOLDEN MOUNT, BANGKOK

THE GOLDEN MOUNT, WAT SAKET

Place : The Golden Mount, Wat Saket

Location : Chakkraphatdi Phong, Pom Prap Sattru Phai, Bangkok

Open Hours : 08:00 am. - 17:00 pm.

Description : Wat Saket in Bangkok Old Town is an Ayutthaya-era shrine with a gleaming gold chedi in Bangkok. Also called the Golden Mount, it occupies an 80 metre tal manmade hill that was built during the reign of King Rama III. The temple welcomes worshippers year-round, though it's busiest during its annual temple fair in November, during Loy Krathong. The temple grounds have mature trees and typical Buddist structures such as a main prayer hall, ordination hall and libray.

RESTRICTIONS : No short sleeves, No mini skirts, No short pants, 
                      No backless clothing, No sleepers, No open shoes.

Golden Mount_1 pix.jpg
 

It’s Time for Your Dream Vacation

Wat Suthat, Bangkok_1.jpg

WAT SUTHAT THEPWARARAM

WAT SUTHAT THEPWARARAM

Place : Wat Suthat Thepwararam

Location : Thanon Bamrung Muang in the old city
Open Hours : 09:00 am. - 18:00 pm.

Descriptions : The Wat Suthat is also known as the temple of the giant swing, after the huge res swing in front of it called Sao Ching Chaa. The teak wood 20 meter high swing that was built at the end of the 18th century was used in annual Brahmanic ceremonies. Groups of young men competted with each other trying to swing high enough to grab with their teeth a bag of gold coins that was attached to a pole. some men would swing well over 20 meters in the air. After a number of fatal accidents, the swing ceremony was cancelled in the 1930's.

RESTRICTIONS : No short sleeves, No mini skirts, No short pants,
                       No backless clothing. No sleepers, No open shoes.

CHINA TOWN BANGKOK (YAOWARAT) 

CHINA TOWN (YAOWARAT)

Place : China Town :Yao Warat"

Location : Yaowarat Road, Bangkok

Open Hours : 08:30 am. - 18:00 pm.

Description : Bangkok's China town is one of the largest Chinatowns in the world. It was founded in 1782 when the city as established as the capital of the Rattanakosin Kingdom, and served as the home of the maily Teochew immigrant Chinese population, who soon becamt eh city's dominant ethnic group. Originally centred around Sampheng, the core of Chinatown now lies along Yaowarat Road, which serves as its main artery and sometimes lends its name to the entire area, which is often referred to as Yaowarat. Chinatown grew to become Bangkok's commercial hub throughout the late 19th to early 20th centuries. It now serves as a hub of Chinese culture, with numerous shops selling traditional goods, and is especially known as a gastronomic destination.

Yaowarat-Road-Chinatown-Bangkok.jpg
Jim Thompson Museum_2 pix.jpg

JIM THOMPSON HOUSE & MUSEUM BANGKOK

JIM THOMPSON HOUSE & MUSEUM BANGKOK

Place : Jim Thompson House & Museum Bangkok

Location : Soi Kasem San 2, Rama 1 Road, Bangkok

Open Hours : 09:00 am. - 18:00 pm.

Descriptions : The Jim Thompsons’s house is a Thai House owned by James H. W. Thompson, an American entrepreneur who founded the world renowned Jim Thompson Thai Silk Company.

 

The house is a combination of 6 traditional Thai-style teak-wooden houses. There are displays of antique, artifacts and collection of Contemporary arts, predominantly of Asian-origin art works, which can be broadly classified into 4 main categories; sculptures, paintings, porcelain and painted pottery and other collectible items. 

In 1976, the court-appointed administrator for the property of Jim Thompson received official permission from the Thai government to establish a “Jimes HW Thompson Foundation”. By virtue of Thai cultural heritage, and therefore, are supported by many project research sponsorship to drive the objectives of foundation.

ANCIENT CITY (OUTDOOR MUSEUM)

ANCIENT CITY (OUTDOOR MUSEUM)

Place : Ancient City (Outdoor Museum)

Location : Sukhumvit Road, Bang Pu, Samut Prakan

Open Hours : 09:00 am. - 19:00 pm.

Description : The Ancient City or Muang Boran is a huge open air museum shaped in the form of Thailand where you can see many important building like temples, palaces, and the ruins of ancient cities from the history of Thailand from early history to present day.

The buildings are replicas of the originals scaled down to about on third of the orginal, some buildings however are the original that were demolished and build up again in the ancient city Muang Boran.

Ancient City Bangkok_1 pix.jpg
Mahanakhon Sky Walk_2 pix.jpg

MAHANAKHON SKY WALK, BANGKOK

MAHANAKHON SKY WALK

Place : Mahanakhon Sky Walk

Location : King Power Mahanakhon,

Narathiwas Road, Silom, Bang Rak, Bangkok

Open Hours : 09:00 am. - 18:00 pm.

Descriptions : A glass skywalk that would make most of us squeal in terror has become the latest attraction of Bangkok. At 310 meters high, with glass flooring extending over the edge of King Power Mahanakhon, Thailands tallest building, the skywalk debuted last Friday and has already made headlines accross the world. The experience truly lives up to its reputation, it is terrifying , but also a thrill. The new attraction at King Power Mahanakhon also includes an indoor observation deck, an outdoor rooftop bar, and "The Peak", Bangkok's highest viewpoint at 314 meter high.

 

It’s Time for Your Dream Vacation

Art in Paradise BKK_1.jpg

ART IN PARADISE BANGKOK

ART IN PARADISE BANGKOK

Place : Art in Paradise Bangkok

Location : Esplanade Shopping Mall, 4th Floor

Ratchadamposek Road, Din Daeng District, Bangkok

Open Hours : 10:00 am. - 22:00 pm.

Descriptions : Art in Paradise Bangkok, Experience life in a new dimension at an art gallery like no other! There unconventional paintings use an art technique where two-dimensional  pictures are turned into three-dimensional umages through the use of optical illusions. There are five zones within the museum: Aqua and Safari, Classic Art, Fantasy, Nature and Modern Art, Float down Venetian canals, enture through the jungle. roam ancient temples and escape a shark attack! The gallery is fully interactive, so you can touch, climb, pose and take photos with all the paintings. The museum's newest feature interacts with the audience by detecting facil ex[ressions and movement. Swing by and check it out for yourself.

DREAM WORLD BANGKOK

DREAM WORLD BANGKOK

Place : Dream World Bangkok
Location : Pathum Thani
Open Hours : 10:00 am. - 17:00 pm. (weekdays)

                   10:00 am  - 19:00 pm. (weekends)

Description : Dream World, the most well-known amusement park located just outside the city proper, in the neighboring province of Pathum Thani, neighboring Bangkok. Enjoy the amazing rides which are divided into several zones such as Dream World Plaza, Dream Gardens, Fantasy Land, and Adventure Land. One of the major highlights of Dream World is the "Snow Town", where visitors can experience a truly arctic atmosphere in the powdery snow! 

Dream World BKK_1.jpg
Madame Tussauds Wax Museum_1.jpg

MADAME TUSSAUDS BANGKOK WAX MUSEUM

MADAME TUSSAUDS BANGKOK

Place : Madame Tussauds Bangkok

Location : Siam Paragon Mall, Bangkok

Open Hours : 10:00 am. - 20:00 pm.

Descriptions : Madame Tussauds, the popular wax museum from the United Kingdom, has more than fifteen brances around the world and the Bangkok branch, which is the 10th branch, opened in 2010. When you visit Madame Tussauds in Bangkok, you will meet world famous people from all walks of life, including Lady Gaga, Angelina Jolie, Oprah Winfrey, Beyonce, Cristiano Ronaldo, Serena Williams and Albert Einsiein. Famous Thai famous stars like Mario Muarer, Tony Jaa and Nichkun Horvehkul are also on display.

SEA LIFE BANGKOK OCEAN WORLD

SEA LIFE BANGKOK OCEAN WORLD

Place : Sea Life Bangkok Ocean World

Location :  Siam Paragon Mall, Bangkok

Open Hours : 10:00 am. - 21:00 pm.

Description :  With over 400 sea species and 30,000 fish on display, SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World Aquarium (fromerly known as Siam Ocean World) in Bangkok is one of the few in the world where families can spend a few hours without feeling bared. Upon arriving at SEA Life Bangkok Ocean World, have no worries when endeeming your ticket - si,ply go to the klook exclusive skip-the-line lane and avoid the hassles of queuing! There are more amazing things to do in this jigantic sea wonderland that will let you get close with beautiful creatures of the ocean, creating a fun time for families.

Ocean World Bangkok_1_edited_edited_edited_edited_edited.jpg
Chatuchak Market Bangkok_1.jpg

CHATUCHAK WEEKEND MAREKT, BANGKOK

CHATUCHAK WEEKEND MARKET

Place : Chatuchak Weekend Market

Location : Thanon Bamrung Muang in the old city

Open Hours : 09:00 am. - 18:00 pm.

Descriptions : Chatuchak Weekend Market, one of Bangkok's landmarks, is on almost every tourist list of must-do in Bangkok. This is probably one of the largest markets in the Worlds, supposedly organized maze covering 27 acres, containing around 15,000 shops. Clothing and fashion are as always the most prominent trade, closely followed by kitchen ware and cooking accessories. On each side of the main alleys are of course all the food, fruits, ice cream and drink vendors. Wander inside and you'll find antiques and home dedications, carpets and lights. One popular section named "creature shops is dedicated to pets and animals and youngsters are irresistibly attraceted by the cute puppies, kittens or rabbits, etc.