-Bangkok is the capital of Thailand and is rich with lots of history and culture. -Bangkok was at the heart of the modernization of Siam, later renamed Thailand, during the late-19th century. -Here are some things to do while you're visiting Bangkok!
You can't go to Bangkok and not see the Grand Palace! Established in 1782, the Grand Palace complex consists of the royal residence and throne halls as well as the renowned Temple of the Emerald Buddha.
Check out Bangkok's most famous gems: Wat Arun, the Buddhist Temple, which derives its name from the Hindu god Aruṇa.
You should also see the Temple of the Emerald Buddha, which is believed to be the most sacred Buddhist temple in Thailand.
Take in the beautiful night-time views of Bangkok while you enjoy an all-you-can-eat buffet aboard the wonderful Pearl cruise.
Enjoy authentic Thai cuisine at the House of Smooth Curry located in the breathtaking Athenee Hotel.
You'll be blown away by Thailand's highest observation deck! 360 degree panoramic views from an indoor and outdoor viewing area and an amazing glass tray experience.
Sea Life Bangkok Aquarium aka Siam Ocean World, is a must-see attraction! Kids will love it and so will adults!
Madame Tussauds Bangkok gives you a bit of everything! Asian figures, international icons and Hollywood stars!
You have to see it to believe it! The market stalls flank the train track and close minutes before the train comes through. They re-open just as promptly! This is repeated 8 times a day!
This is the largest and most popular floating market in Thailand. You’ll see everything from food, locally-made clothes, jewelry, souvenirs and more, sold on floating markets. Be sure to bargain and whatever price you’re given, counter with 70% off!