Bangkok, Thailand’s capital, is a large city known for ornate shrines and vibrant street life. Golden palaces, floating markets, Wat Arun temple ,Wat Pho temple of the Reclining Buddha are the some of the attractions of Bangkok. A Bangkok river cruise is a luxurious way to view main attractions, including the Grand Palace and Wat Arun (Temple of Dawn) illuminated at night. Chao Phraya River dinner cruise will be a wonderful experience for tourist.
Some Of The Top Attractions in Bangkok
Temple of the Reclining Buddha (Wat Pho): One of the oldest and largest temples in Bangkok features the famous Reclining Buddha.It’s one of the largest temple complexes in the city and famed for its giant reclining Buddha that measures 46 metres long and is covered in gold leaf. This is also a great place to get a traditional Thai massage.
Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun): This temple is considered to be the most famous and photographed temple in Bangkok . It is easily one of the most stunning temples in Bangkok, not only because of its riverside location, but also because the design is very different to the other temples you can visit in Bangkok. Wat Arun (or temple of the dawn) is partly made up of colourfully decorated spires and stands majestically over the water.
The Grand Palace:
The Grand Palace are a complex of buildings at the heart of Bangkok . Built in 1782 – and for 150 years the home of the Thai King, the Royal court and the administrative seat of government – the Grand Palace of Bangkok is a grand old dame indeed, that continues to have visitors in awe with its beautiful architecture and intricate detail, all of which is a proud salute to the creativity and craftsmanship of Thai people. Within its walls were also the Thai war ministry, state departments, and even the mint. Today, the complex remains the spiritual heart of the Thai Kingdom.