Here are 10 best things to do that you can’t miss in Bangkok, Thailand.
1. Shop in Bangkok floating market
Grab this opportunity to explore the famous Damnern Saduak floating market in Bangkok. Enjoy extraordinary experience as you shop via network of canals which are lined along the traditional canoes. Explore the interesting market and know their different types of fruits, meats, sweets and vegetables they offer. To have a spectacular view of the market you can ride on a local boat around the market.
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2. See river Kwai Bridge
Visit river Kwai Bridge which was built during war. The famous bridge was built as a wartime project to link Burmese railways and Thai and allow Japanese to occupy Burma. Hundreds of laborers and prisoners died as the bridge were being constructed. Learn more about bridge history through your tour guide.
3. Visit Ayutthaya Ancient capital
Make an appointment today to discover the wonderful architecture, interesting history and symbolic buildings of Ayutthaya, the old royal capital. You will also visit previous royal residence palace in Bang Pa-In Palace. Explore Wat Na Phra Men and Wat Mahathat temples and cruise Chao Phraya River waters. Do no miss this incredible experience.
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4. Explore Bangkok Grand palace
Visit the grand palace at the heart of Bangkok and have a spectacular view of temples and royal buildings which are located around the palace. You will know about the extraordinary construction of the Buddhist worship places. Have an adventurous walk along the busy city center after grand palace visit.
5. See the Reclining Buddha
Take this opportunity to visit Wat Pho and have a spectacular view of Reclining Buddha. It will interest you that the statue is made up of gold and looks great when you have a closer view. Learn the fascinating story behind the Buddha statute becoming perfect. Don’t leave before a traditional Thai Massage that will leave you relaxed.
6. Ride the sky train
When you are in Bangkok don’t miss the ride of sky train. Experience the high speed and cool ride in an air conditioned carriages. Have a spectacular view of the city high above the traffic. Sky train will take you to most parts in Bangkok.
7. Visit Bangkok National Museum
Explore collections of artifacts and Thai art from all over Thailand. See fascinating things in the museum like precious stones, Chinese weapons, clothing and textiles, puppets and khon masks. Take advantage of Thursday tours in museum because they are toured in English.
8. Climb the Sathorn Unique Tower
The Sathorn Unique Tower has 49 story skyscrapers which were built before world financial crisis that made it stop. At a fee security guards will give you a pass to explore the tower. Enjoy spectacular view from top of the tower and adventurous climb on top.
9. Enjoy a drink on top of the city
Catch up a drink on top places of the city such as Vertigo and Moon bar as you enjoy spectacular places in the city. Climb 61st floor of the Banyan Tree hotel and have a
beautiful view of skyline of Bangkok. It has been designed in a way you will view the city at 360 degrees without an obstruction.
10. Watch kickboxing
Enjoy watching kickboxing at Lumpini or Ratchadamnoen, the where biggest fights in Bangkok happens. Spend your evening at hilarious boxing stadiums to watch live actions. If interested in bets, here you will have opportunity to try your luck.
Wishing you all the best in your visit to Bangkok.
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