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Popularly known as the ‘land of smiles’, Thailand welcomes tourists around the world to have a glimpse of its vibrant culture and explore this beautiful land.
Thailand is blessed with beautiful places, and one such destination is Bangkok city, the capital of Thailand.
This Bangkok City Tour gives you a glimpse of the places you will visit, things you can do, what you can eat, where to shop and more, let’s say like a pro. Most Bangkok City Tour covers places according to the budget of the customers, but to have an idea of what we bring to the table, here’s the list.

The Best Places to Visit in Bangkok City Tour

The best places to visit in Bangkok City tour: The Grand Palace, Wat Phra Kaew, Chatuchak Market, Jim Thompson House and Suan Pakkad Palace Museum, Bangkok Safari World, Sea Life Bangkok Ocean World, Erawan Museum, Floating markets and many more. Let’s help you know more about the places.

The Grand Palace, the former residence of the king of Thailand

Situated in the center of Bangkok city, the Grand Palace is the former residence of the king of Thailand, from King Rama I to King Rama V. It has many buildings, courtyards, gardens, halls, and temples. The Grand Palace was constructed in 1782 and is actually located in a manmade island across the River Chao Phraya.
Grand Palace

Bangkok National Museum, enlightening knowledge about the history of Thailand

It is located right beside the Grand Palace, and enlightens you with the history of Thailand. The museum has a collection of remarkable artifacts, Thai art and objects.
Bangkok National Museum

Wat Pho, popularly known as the Temple of Reclining Buddha

As the name depicts, the Buddha is in sleeping position. This large temple complex was built was King Rama I for the monks to study and preach Dharma.
Wat Pho 1

Wat Phra Kaew, the temple of the Emerald Buddha

The Wat Phra Kaew is located within the complex of Grand Palace. Here, the temple comprises of a meditating Buddha made of Green Emerald.
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Wat Arun, popularly called the temple of dawn

The Wat Arun temple is situated beside the River Chao Phraya. It’s only a kilometer away from the Grand Palace. At night the temple shines like gold. The view is mesmerizing, whether its during the day time or night. It is one of the grand temples in Thailand that connects spiritually.
Wat Arun 1

Chao Phraya River

This iconic river flows right beside the Grand Palac and the Wat Arun temple. A boat ride or cruise in Chao Phraya River is a breathtaking experience. Whether at day time or at night you can get incredible glimpses of the Palace and the Wat Arun temple, while cruising through the river and enjoying a dinner with your loved ones.
Chao Phraya River

Sea Life Bangkok Ocean World

The Sea Life Bangkok Ocean World is located at the ground floor in Siam Paragon Mall in Bangkok. It is one of the largest aquariums in South-east Asia, while varied aquatic animals, it houses from some of the largest whales to the smallest sea horses and deadliest snakes. While in Bangkok, do include it in your itinerary.
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Bangkok Safari World

The Bangkok Safari World is one of the best safari parks in the world comprising of a safari park and marine park. Enjoy a safari ride and getting to see the wildlife up close. You can also enjoy entertaining live shows, eat local cuisines, and shop for souvenirs.
Bangkok Safari World

Jim Thompson House, the house of the American spy

Jim Thompson House is popular American spy; he built this place and stayed here after the Second World War. This is one of the best places to visit in Thailand with great Thai architectural design. If you love history, you must definitely visit this place to check out the collections.
Jim Thompson House

Lumphini Park, a great spot for peace and tranquility

For the people living in the Bangkok city, Lumphini Park is the perfect spot to get closer to nature, away from the choatic lifestyle and get a breath of fresh air. It is a great place for picnic with your friends and family. You can also enjoy paddle boat ride.
Lumphini Park

Madame Tussauds, a chance to get a glimpse of the celebrities

Madame Tussauds is one of the famous wax museums in the world; it has a wax collection of some of the world famous celebrities. Here, you can have the chance of clicking photos with one of your favorite celebrity.
Madame Tussauds Wax Museum is located in Siam Discovery 6th Floor, Siam Discovery, Bangkok

Chinatown, the mini China town in Bangkok city

It’s a beautiful spot with traditional Chinese lamps hanging on top in most part of the market. These lamps are mostly red color; also the whole area is mostly painted in red and designed in traditional Chinese paintings, a sight to behold. You can enjoy here shopping cheap Chinese products, enjoy street food and more.
Chinatown

Chatuchak Market, the perfect street market to buy thing in reasonable price

Chatuchak Market is one of the best street markets in Bangkok, the Indian version of Sarojini Nagar Market in Delhi.
You can enjoy shopping here, the cheapest trendy t-shirts, shoes, sandals, belts, trousers, and more. For those who have a back pain etc, buy a mini hot-water bag here, it is simply the cutest. After shopping, do enjoy a snack in the local stalls here. It’s yummy!
Chatuchak Market

Erawan Museum, get a glimpse of ancient items

Erawan Museum is a famous three-storey building museum in Bangkok, you can check out antiques and ancient religious items. This museum is especially famous for its three-headed elephant statue in the entrance.
Erawan Museum

Damnoen Saduk Floating Market, the famous market in water

Damnoen Saduk Floating Market is only a few kilometers away from the city of Bangkok, this one of the largest and best floating markets in Bangkok. With an entry fees inside the floating market on hourly basis, one can enjoy thrilling boat ride among the floating market village, and visit the temple complex located inside the floating market.
Not to forget the rich authentic and organic vegetables you can see, you cannot find anywhere else. It truly is amazing.
Damnoen Saduk Floating Market

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What are the Best Shopping places in Bangkok?

Best Shopping Malls: 

Buy high-end Luxury Items, Handbag, Jewellery, Accessories, Shoes, Clothes etc.

  1. Siam Paragon – Siam Area
  2. Siam Center – Siam Area
  3. Siam Discovery – Siam Area
  4. MBK – Siam Area
  5. Icon Siam – Riverside Area
  6. Central World – Siam Area
  7. Central Chitlom – Sukhumvit Area
  8. Emporium – Sukhumvit Area
  9. EmQuartier – Sukhumvit Area
  10. Pantip Plaza – Pratunam Area
  11. Asiatique – Riverside Area
  12. Terminal 21 – Sukhumvit Area

Night-Flea Markets for Street Shopping:

  1. Stalls selling anything from Street Snacks, Clothes, Handicrafts to Homeware
  2. Rot Fai Markets in Bangkok
  3. Chatuchak Market, Bangkok
  4. Chinatown, Bangkok
What about Souvenirs to bring back home?
  1. Thai Silk
  2. Thai spices
  3. Thai Spa Products
  4. Thai Liquor
  5. Thai Trinkets
  6. Soap Carvings
  7. Thai handicraft
  8. Handmade Bags
  9. Thai silver
  10. Thai Snacks
  11. Muay Thai Shorts
  12. Thai Coconut Oil Products
  13. Tiger Balm
  14. Bakery Goodies
  15. Edible Insects
  16. Malt tea and Drink Sachets
  17. Instant Noodles
What are the Must-Try Thai Local Food?

For Veg lovers:

  1. Gaeng Keow Wan Gai – Veg Thai Green Curry
  2. Khao Niao Ma Muang - Mango Sticky Rice
  3. Som Tam - Green Papaya Salad
  4. Khao Phat – Veg Thai Fried Rice
  5. Pad See Ew - Stir Fried Noodles in Soy Sauce
  6. Panang - Sweet and Salty Thai Red Curry
  7. Roti Gluay - Fried Banana Pancakes
  8. Gaeng Som - Yellow Curry Soup

For Non-Veg lovers:

  1. Pad Thai - Stir Fried Rice Noodles with Meat and Vegetables
  2. Tom Yum Goong - Spicy Thai Soup with Shrimps and Herbs
  3. Chim Chum - Hotpot of Meat and Vegetables
  4. Gai Tod - Thai Fried Chicken
  5. Kai Jeow - Thai Style Omlette
  6. Kao Moo Dang - Barbequed chicken with Rice
  7. Pla Pao - Salt Grilled Fish
  8. Pad Phuk Tong - Stir Fried Pumpkin, Meat and Eggs
The list to explore the best of Bangkok city is endless, as Bangkok has some of the amazing places to visit, things to do, endless places to enjoy shopping, and enjoying the local cuisine.

Here, we have mentioned only a part of the tour, contact us to know more about the Bangkok City Tour. Let us make your trip happening and once in a lifetime to remember.

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