In every major city there are many places where you can walk and relax, relax, play sports, learn a lot and get a lot of impressions. Bangkok is no exception. If you find yourself in this wonderful city of Thailand and don’t know where to go, our article will help solve your problem. In Bangkok, you can simply move in the direction “where your eyes look” and almost everywhere stumble upon everything interesting and surprising.
The most interesting places in Bangkok
Grand Royal Palace. This structure consists of several temples and palaces, is the main in Bangkok. Its construction is dated 1782. The palace serves as the current residence of the king. Shrine, temples and several throne rooms are open for tourists to visit..
Madame Tussauds Wax Museum and Oceanarium. These two “attractions” are located at the bottom of the Siam Paragon shopping center. Each hall of Madame Tussauds has its own theme: politics, art, science, sports, world stars of music and cinema. Among the exhibits are many figures of Thai idols. In the aquarium you can admire the inhabitants of sea waters: sharks, penguins and many others. In the center there is a huge bookstore, clothes of various brands, a department of sports goods, etc..
Chatuchak Market. Here you can inexpensively buy everything that comes into your head. An incredibly huge market sells food, clothing, animals, antiques and much more all that is available in Thailand..
Bayok Sky Hotel. This is the highest skyscraper in Thailand. It has 84 floors and a height of 304 m. The observation deck of the hotel gives amazing views of Bangkok, especially 20 minutes before sunset and at night. The seventy-seventh floor of the skyscraper is reserved for the public observatory. The lift is naturally paid. If you want, you can even walk to the roof, but before that you should think carefully.
Lumpini Park. Very nice place to relax. Here you can lie on the grass, feed big fish in the river, go rollerblading or skateboarding. In the park, with any luck, you can see the lizards. They are harmless
Safari. Park for popular entertainment in Bangkok. It hosts various shows with orangutans, sea lions and cowboy shows. The territory of the park is divided into two parts – Marine Park and Safari Park. In Marine Park you can walk and feed elephants and giraffes. On the Safari Park, they travel by bus, because here animals walk freely throughout the park.
Snake farm. Quite an impressive sight of catching poisonous snakes with bare hands. During the show, the guide gives interesting various facts and undergoes anti-poison treatment..
Temple of the Reclining Buddha. In Bangkok, this is the largest and oldest temple. It was erected in 1688-1703. Buddha statue is 46 m long, beautiful gilding and feet decorated with pearls. One hundred and eight bronze vessels mounted along the walls surround the statue.
Temple of the Golden Buddha. Admire the golden Buddha statue. The material of its manufacture is pure gold. The weight of the monument is 5.5 tons at a height of 3 m. The eyes of the sculpture are made of pearls and black sapphires. Buddha is 700 years old.
Temple of the Emerald Buddha. It is located near the Royal Palace. Every resident of Thailand honors the duty to visit the temple and see the humble statue of Buddha.
Temple of the morning dawn. This temple is located across the river opposite the reclining Buddha. Its height reaches 88 m. In the evening, the Temple of the morning dawn is highlighted with the help of spotlights. At the same time, from the opposite river bank, a magnificent view opens..
Museum of the Royal Barges. The museum exposition is represented by royal barges, which were used as military vessels. Their other purpose is solemn Thai ceremonies..
As part of this article, we highlighted only a tenth of the exotic places in Bangkok. This many-faced city can truly satisfy the most refined taste of any tourist. Welcome to the kingdom of thailand!
Have a nice trip!