It is the capital and the most dynamic city of Thailand. Bangkok is a city with a unique cultural and historical heritage in the world, which makes it a cultural and economic center for the country.
We will introduce you to the must-sees of Bangkok in our article.
The Grand Palace was erected in 1782 by King Rama I on the right bank of the Chao Phraya. Political and spiritual center of Thailand, this building impresses with its architecture and its sumptuous gardens. Inside you will find a museum, the former royal residence, the throne room and the Wat Phra Kaew temple. This temple is one of the most magnificent in Thailand and houses an Emerald Buddha dressed in Gold. In order to visit this temple, you will have to dress in a devout manner in accordance with the local culture. These places are of great importance for the country, they are real must-sees in Bangkok.
This is another temple not far from the Royal Palace which deserves as much attention as the previous one. It is also one of the most important Buddhist temples in the city and the country, which houses a statue of the laying Buddha entirely covered in gold. The statue is 45M long and 15M high, making it one of the largest in the country. Inside you will find a school of Thai massage and traditional medicine where you can take lessons to learn more about the art of Thai massage and all its benefits.
You will find in Bangkok many shopping malls giving access to a whole bunch of types of goods.
You will also find, as in most shopping centers, a food court with many fast food outlets and a cinema. Ideal for your shopping, among these shopping centers, we recommend :
• The MBK center
• Terminal 21
• The Emporium
• Siam Paragon
• The Central World
• Pantip Plaza
• The Siam icon
It is one of the many temples worth visiting in the capital. There is an impressive central pyramid, as well as a central prang 82 M high. Do not hesitate to visit it to enjoy a panorama and a setting that will make all your pictures incredible.
Thai boxing is one of the most destructive martial arts in the world. A large number of fighters from around the world come to Thailand every year, in order to train and harden themselves by training and fighting alongside the Thais. In addition to being a destructive martial art, it is also a practice that offers a breathtaking spectacle to its spectators. You will find some bars offering fights but also the stadiums of Ratchadamnoen and Lumpini. You can take introductory lessons if you have the courage or exchange with fighters and coaches to learn more.
This park is the perfect place to take a break from this dynamic city. A real green lung for the capital, there are magnificent green spaces and an artificial lake. In the park you can observe the local fauna, stroll, rest and even attend concerts.
The National Museum :
This museum houses the largest collection of Thai art and historical artifacts in the country. You will be able to learn more about the history of Thailand from prehistoric times to our time. Within the museum you will find many galleries as well as a temple, treasures, jewelry, sculptures, weapons and other objects from Southeast Asia.
Discover the largest market in the country, the Chatuchak market brings together nearly 15 000 stalls selling local produce and food. It is a crowded market very busy with locals and visitors, you can try your hand at bargaining or just stroll around. It’s the perfect place to do good business and discover all that Thailand has to offer in terms of products.
It is one of the most popular streets in the capital, all visitors to Bangkok pass Khaosan Road at least once. You will find many places offering accommodation at attractive prices, dining, street food stands, bars and other places perfect for meeting people and partying in the capital.
Among many things, Thai massages are very popular all over the world. This form of massage is ideal for releasing stress, pressure as well as soothing and relaxing the whole body. It is an ancestral art heavy with history and traditions, you will find many masseurs in the streets offering Streets massages but also many institutes and schools.
You have discovered our essentials in the city of Bangkok, do not hesitate to visit everything And contact us to be accompanied to the Thai capital.