Bangkok


Bangkok, Thailand's capital, is a sprawling metropolis. It is known for its ornate shrines and vibrant street life. The boat-filled Chao Phraya River feeds its network of canals. Also home to the opulent Grand Palace and its sacred Emerald Buddha temple. Nearby is Wat Pho with its enormous reclining Buddha and, on the opposite shore, Wat Arun with its steep steps and Khmer-style spire.

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Wat Pho (Reclining Buddha Temple)

1000 buddha images

Grand Palace

1782 palace

Wat Arun (Temple of Dawn)

colourful porcelain tower

Wat Phrakaew (Emerald Buddha Temple)

1782 temple

Jim Thompson House

old thai structures

MBK center

shopping complex

Siam Paragon

shopping complex

Wat Traimit (Golden Buddha)

largest gold statue

Khao San Road

shops, pubs, bars

Vertigo and Moon Bar

rooftop views

Asiatique The Riverfront

large open air mall

Siam Niramit

cultural performance

Central World Plaza

shopping complex

Lumpini Park

bird watching, boating

Wat Saket

1853 temple

Baiyoke Tower II

tallest hotel

Chinatown

shops, food, goods

Nahm

asias #1 restaurant

Siam Ocean World

largest aquarium

Safari World

wild animals

Damnoen Floating Market

goods sold in boats

Madame Tussauds

wax museum

Snake Farm (Queen Saovabha Memorial Institute)

venomous snakes

Erawan Shrine

statue of phra phrom

Wat Benchamabophit

marble temple

Ancient Siam (City)

116 monuments

Lebua at State Tower

rooftop view

Taling Chan Floating Market

food, music, boat

Amphawa Floating Market

food market

Museum of Contemporary Art

art museum

Vimanmek Mansion

1900 palace

Muay Thai (kickboxing)

kickboxing

Siam Park City

amusement park

Ananta Samakhom Throne Hall

former palace hall

Pratunam Market

clothing market

Bangkok National Museum

largest in southeast asia

Wat Suthat Thepwararam Ratchaworamahawihan

1847 royal temple

Erawan Museum

thai heritage

Bangkok Butterfly Garden and Insectarium

natural habitat enclosure

Patpong Night Market

entertainment district

Flow House Bangkok

ride a wave

Bangkok Art and Cultural Centre

contemporary arts centre

Tawandang German Brewery

german club, microbrewary

Bang Pa-In Palace

1872 summer palace

Ku De Ta

nightlife complex

Flower Market

flowers, fruits

Wat Ratchanatdaram Worawihan

1846 temple

Queen Sirikit Museum of Textiles

traditional textiles

Dusit Zoo

1600+ species

Chatuchak Market

largest market

Museum of Siam

history of people

Samut Prakan Crocodile Farm

largest crocodile park

The Iron Fairies

unique bar

Benjasiri Park

lake, park

Bungsamran Fishing Park

carp, catfish

Suan Pakkad Palace

thai antiques

Pantip Plaza

computer hardware, software

Victory Monument

military monument

Rama IX Park

botanical garden

Sri Mariamman Temple

19th century

Democracy Monument

1939 memorial

Royal Barges Museum

historical barges

Phra Sumen Fort

1809 fort

Bangkok Seashell Museum

exquisite shells

Queen Sirikit Park

botanical garden

Khlong Toei Market

authentic fresh market

Sanam Luang

public square

Corrections Museum

1890 prison

Sanam Chandra Palace

1907 palace

Wat Pathum Wanaram

1857 temple

The Museum of Floral Culture

floral culture across asia

Wat Mangkon Kamalawat

1871 temple

Kamthieng House

160 yr old teak house

Flight Experience Bangkok

flight simuator

Bangkokian Museum

lifestyles during 1937

Thai Human Imagery Museum

wax museum

Jesada Technik Museum

antique vehicles

Royal Thai Air Force Museum

aviation museum

Wat Chanasongkram

18th century temple

Bang Namphueng Floating Market

food, goods, boats

National Gallery

art gallery

Queens Gallery

art museum

Puppet show at Aksra Theatre

classic puppetry

Phutthamonthon

buddhist park

Elephant Tower

iconic skyscraper

Rot Fai Park

large park

Santa Cruz Church

1767 church

Thai Labour Museum

labour movement

Prasart Museum

thai antiques

Wat Maha Pruettharam Worawihan

reclining buddha

Holy Rosary Church

oldest catholic church

O. P. Place

antique shopping

Phaya Thai Palace

1909 palace

Santichaiprakarn Park

picturesque sunset