Places To Visit In Bangkok

Top 10 Places To Visit In Bangkok


It is well said that the world is a book and those who don’t travel read only one page. Bangkok is a city of ornate shrines and vibrant street life. It is one of the biggest cities in the world. The capital of Thailand has something for everyone. You can find temples, markets and shopping malls, palaces and beautiful architecture, so if you’re planning to have a trip in Bangkok, you must have a look on top 10 places to visit in the Buddha’s Thailand.

1. GRAND PALACE :-

Grand PalaceImage – asiawebdirect

The Grand Palace is located on the edge of Chao Phraya River in Bangkok. It is an outstanding building and one of the most popular tourist attractions of Bangkok. It’s called The Grand Palace but “grand” doesn’t even begin to describe just how stunning and extraordinary complex it is. The palace is a nice place to spend 1-2hours of your free time. But it can be really hot and full of people during holidays.

Opening and closing time – 8.30am to 3.30pm (DAILY)
ENTRANCE FEE – $ 11.243

2.WAT ARUN :-

Wat Arun BangkokImage – wikimedia

It is the temple of dawn and is located on the Thonburi west reservoir of Chao Phraya River. It is mostly photographed as the symbol of the country. It is beautifully crafted and is the most visited temple in Thailand.The best time to visit Wat Arun is the evening where you can capture the beautiful sun setting.

OPENING TIME – 8.30AM TO 5.30PM(DAILY)
ENTRANCE FEE – $.0.56

3.WAT PHO :-

watpho bankokImage – liebediewelt

Wat Pho is a temple of reclining Buddha and is regarded as the earliest place of traditional Thai massage. The famous attraction is of reclining Buddha which is 46metrs long in size. While you are there, you must take some time to enjoy the traditional Thai massage it will cost you near about 200 baht per hour.

OPENING TIME – 8:30am-6pm daily
ENTRANCE FEE – $ 2.81

4.Siam Ocean World :-

siam ocean bangkokImage – 10bestmedia

Siam ocean world is a 4D theatre aquarium which will be the best attraction for your kids. It is an aquatic wonderland. It is the largest marine aquarium with 4D theatre.

OPENING TIME – 10am-9am daily
ENTRANCE FEE – $12.64 (Adults) &$7.88(kids)

5. THE NATIONAL MUSEUM :-

The National Museum BangkokImage – tripadvisor

It is considered the biggest South Asian museum which contains the Buddhist art and royal Thai family belongings. If you go on a Wednesday, Thursday or Saturday morning, be sure to catch the free guided tours.

OPENING TIME – 9am-4pm (Wednesday through Sunday)
ENTRANCE FEE – $5.62

6. Lumphini Park :-

Lumphini ParkImage – wikimedia

It is called the Green Lung of Bangkok and is named after the birthplace of Lord Buddha. It has the beautiful lake in between this park where you can see couples everywhere, enjoying the beauty of Thailand.

OPENING TIME – 4.30am-9pm (Daily)
ENTRANCE FEE – Free

7.Bangkok Nanta Theatre :-Bangkok Nanta Theatre

Image – globaltravelmate

NANTA Theatre is the must watch show if you visit Bangkok. NANTA show is a laugh show and it will guarantee put in tears of laughter staining your cheeks.

OPENING TIME – Tuesday to Sunday – From 8 pm till 9:40 pm
Monday – Closed
ENTRANCE FEE – Royal Seat – $36.52
Standard Seat – $30.90

8. KidZania Bangkok :-

KidZania BangkokImage – timeout

If you are having a kid then you must take your child to KidZania Bangkok where they can enjoy there and you can take them back at the end of the day.

OPENING TIME – 10 am to 5 pm
Weekend and Holidays – 10 am to 3 pm, 4 pm to 9 pm
ENTRANCE FEE –
Toddlers – $9.84
Kids – $23.89
Adults – $ 13.49
Seniors – $ 11.24

9.Wat Benchamabophit :-

Wat BenchamabophitImage – wikimedia

This is also called The Marble Temple of Thailand. It has beautifully crafted roof with the golden roof. It is one of the most visited tourist places in Bangkok. It has 52 images of buddha from different periods and has a bodhi tree brought over from Bodhgaya in India, where Buddha reached enlightenment.
OPENING TIME – 8am-5.30pm (Daily)
ENTRANCE FEE – $ 0.56

10.Baiyoke Sky Tower :-Baiyoke Sky Tower

Image – tripadvisor

It is the tallest building in Thailand and is called the eating and entertainment hub. It has highest hotels of Bangkok, Baiyoke Sky hotel. It is 309m without antenna and 343.35m with the antenna. Bird’s eye view can also be seen on the 84th floor of the tower.

OPENING TIME – For Skywalk and Rooftop Observatory Deck: 10 am to 10:30 pm

[ Further Read – Top 12 ways to Experience Night Life in Bangkok ]

I am Shahil Shah, a traveler and blogger! I bring stories from the places for you to cherish the experiences of my travel. Stay tuned!”

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