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15 PLACES TO VISIT IN BANGKOK

Bangkok is among top 10 counties in world for tourism. Bangkok welcomes millions of people every year and all of them make amazing memories for their life time trips. Many of them are regular visitors to Bangkok. When we hear Bangkok, the first thing comes in mind is relaxing place, beautiful beaches, cafe’s and massage parlors. That is the reason it is very famous location world wide. In this post, I will be talking about Top Most Places to Visit in Bangkok, Timings and entry fees information etc.

15 Best Places to Visit in Bangkok:

  • Chao Phraya River: Very Famous Waterway
  • Jim Thompson’s House: Spy Place
  • Wat Arun: A must visit peaceful place
  • Chatuchak Weekend Market: This place is for shopaholic
  • Safari World: Encounter Wildlife
  • Grand Palace: Visit to see Thai Royalty
  • Chinatown: Place for Foodies And shopping
  • Wat Pho: Famous for Reclining Buddha
  • Dream World: Theme Park
  • Sea Life Bangkok Ocean World: Must visit Attraction
  • Floating Markets: Buy Fruits here
  • Madame Tussauds: A must seen place
  • Rose Garden: For Cultural Show
  • Dusit Zoo: Visit to meet your favorite Animal
  • Bangkok National Museum: Understand Thai Culture

CHAO PHRAYA RIVER: Very Famous Waterway

Chao Phraya RiverThis is Must visit place in Bangkok, it offers picturesque beauty and constantly changing scene day and night. You can enjoy Ferry ride and dinner at cruise. This city is beautiful in day as well in night. This place offers a backdrop of glittering temple and luxury hotels. It’s an opportunity to click most beautiful pictures of city in night. Do takeout time to visit and experience this place.

Timings: You can enjoy rides starting from 7.00 am until 9.00 pm.

Cruise Pricing : Dinner cruise price is 1500 THB for Adults and 1100 THB for kids (5 to 11 years)

Location: Pak Nam Pho, Nakhon Sawan Province


JIM THOMPSON’S HOUSE: Spy Place

JIM THOMPSON'S HOUSEThis is also known as Spy House, as stories float about famous american spy, who stays in Thailand after World War II. Do add this attraction in your list as it is a Must Seen Place in Bangkok. It is an off-beat from the main city but very famous for it’s traditional Thai architecture. If you like to visit museums then this should be in your list.

Timings: You can visit this place from 9.00 am to 6.00 pm

Entry Fees: Adult 150 Baht and Kids 100 Baht.

Location: 6 Rama I Rd, Khwaeng Wang Mai, Khet Pathum Wan, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10330, Thailand


WAT ARUN: A Must Visit Peaceful Place

WAT ARUNIt is a place of shiny temples and spectacular museums and Must Seen Place in Bangkok. Wat Arun also known as “Temple of Dawn”, It is very beautiful and peaceful like heaven. One of the highly visited place in Bangkok. The Temple name has been derived from Hindu God Aruna, it is located on Chao Phraya River, the best view is during Sunset.

Timings: 9.00 am to 6.00 pm.

Entry Fees: 100 Baht per person

Location: 158 Thanon Wang Doem, Khwaeng Wat Arun, Khet Bangkok Yai, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10600, Thailand


CHATUCHAK WEEKEND MARKET: This place is for Shopaholic

CHATUCHAK WEEKEND MARKETThis one amazing place for shopping and Must visit Place in Bangkok. Here you will find authentic Thai dresses and western dresses as well. This place will eat all your money, because it has so much to offer. Do make your way to this place and buy your souvenir to keep memories of Bangkok trip.

Timings: Saturday & Sunday: 9.00 am to 6.00 pm | Friday: 6.00 pm to 12.00 am | Wednesday and Thursday: 7.00 am to 6.00 pm (There is no entry fee)

Location: Kamphaeng Phet 2 Rd, Lat Yao, Chatuchak, Bangkok 10900, Thailand


SAFARI WORLD: Encounter Wildlife

SAFARI WORLD BangkokIt is very different from other Zoos, that is the reason it is comes under Must Seen Places in Bangkok. It is quite a big Zoo, where animals has lot of space to roam around, they can freely roam around at their own pace. You can drive through and spot your favorite wildlife. It is also has Marine Park, here you can enjoy entertaining live shows. It is needed almost a day to cover all the interest points.

Timings: Open all days: 9.00 am to 5.00 pm.

Admission fees: Safari Park-800 | Marine Park 1000 | Package 1200 for Adults. For kids it is 700 for Safari and 800 for Marine Park. Package is 900 for both.

Location: 99 Thanon Panya Intra, Khwaeng Sam Wa Tawan Tok, Khet Khlong Sam Wa, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10510, Thailand


GRAND PALACE: Visit to See Thai Royalty

 

Grand Palace Bangkok

Grand Palace in Bangkok, Thailand

Grand Palace is very famous and under list of Most Visit Places in Bangkok, your trip is incomplete if you miss to visit Grand Palace. The Palace has been the official residence of the Kings Siam since 1782, now they host royal ceremonies for all types of travelers. By visiting Grand Palace, you will get the glimpse of royal life, other places to visit here “Temple of the Emerald Buddha“.

Timings: Open all day from 8:30 am to 3:30 pm.

Location: Na Phra Lan Rd, Khwaeng Phra Borom Maha Ratchawang, Khet Phra Nakhon, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10200, Thailand

Entry Fee: 500 Baht per person


CHINATOWN: Place for Foodies and Shopping

Chinatown-bangkok-thailandThis place is haven for foodies, a paradise for shopping lovers. This is the reason, this comes under Must Visit Places in Bangkok and major attraction of tourists. Here, you will get a taste of local Thai cuisine and Chinese cuisine. So visit this place and enjoy food and shopping.

Timings: It opens till mid night. 7.00 am to 1.00 am.

Location: Yaowarat Road, Yaowarat, Samphanthawong, Bangkok, Thailand


WAT PHO: Famous for Reclining Buddha

wat-pho-reclining-buddah-bangkokVery Famous in world for Reclining Buddha. It is in Best Places to Visit in Bangkok. This temple is just behind the Temple of Emerald Buddha. The Reclining Buddha is 46 meters long and covered with gold leaf. This is also a great place for Thai Massage. So head your way to Wat Pho temple and experience world famous reclining Buddha.

Timings: 8.00 am to 6.00 pm

Entry Fees: 100 Baht per person.

Location: 2 Sanam Chai Rd, Khwaeng Phra Borom Maha Ratchawang, Khet Phra Nakhon, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10200, Thailand


DREAM WORLD: Theme Park

dream-world-bangkokDream World theme park is not only for kids, it is for adults as well. This is the place which ensures a kid within you, and a impeccable place to visit in Bangkok. This is one of the highly visited place by Families and chosen as Must Visit Places in Bangkok. You can enjoy one full day here on rides and theme shows.

Timings: Monday to Friday: 10.00 am to 5.00 pm | Saturday and Sunday: 10.00 am to 7.00 pm

Entry Fees: 650 Baht per person

Location: 62 Tambon Bang Yitho, Amphoe Thanyaburi, Chang Wat Pathum Thani 12130, Thailand


SEA LIFE BANGKOK OCEAN WORLD: Must Visit Attraction

sea-life-bangkok-ocean-worldIt is located at ultra Luxurious Siam Paragon Shopping mall that would give you thrilling experience. It offers more than 30k creatures from across the globe. It was formerly known as Siam Ocean World, and it will give you breathtaking Ocean World experience. This is a Must-visit Tourist Places in Bangkok.

Timing: Opens all days from 10.00 am to 9.00 pm

Entry Fees: 990 Baht for Adult and 790 for kids (3 to 11 years age)

Location: 991 Rama I Rd, Khwaeng Pathum Wan, Khet Pathum Wan, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10330, Thailand


FLOATING MARKETS: Buy Fruits here

Floating-market-bangkok

Do keep this in your list when you are visiting Bangkok, It is charming floating market which led to buy those fresh and colorful fruits. That’s why this in one of the Best Visit Places in Bangkok. You can buy all tropical Thailand fruits and vegetables, even you can eat local cuisine on those floating boats. Indeed a place to visit in Bangkok. Best time to visit this market is on weekends.

Timings: Fresh fruits and vegetables available in morning from 6.00 am to 12.00 pm.

Location: There are three famous flouting markets in Bangkok- Khlong Lad Mayom | Taling Chan | Wat Sai floating market


MADAME TUSSAUDS: A must seen Place

Madame-tussauds-bangkok

If you love Hollywood then this is best place to meet your favorite star. Madame Tussauds is Must seen places in Bangkok, you can stand right next to your favorite hero or actress and clicked your self. A place for so much fun and entertainment.

Timings: 10.00 am to 9.00 pm

Entry Fees: for Adults 850 Baht and for Kids 650 Baht.

Location: 989 Rama I Rd, Khwaeng Pathum Wan, Khet Pathum Wan, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10330, Thailand


ROSE GARDEN: Fro Cultural Show

Rose-garden-bangkok

This is places for family ad kids to learn and understand the Thai traditions and their culture. This place should be in your list if you wish to learn Thai culture. Rose Garden organized shows everyday in the park which gives a beautiful glimpse of their traditions and way of life. This place is best for picnic and Sightseeing as this is one of the Must seen Places in Bangkok.

Timings: 8.30 am to 6.00 pm

Location: Km 32 Phetkasem Road, Sampran, Nakhon Pathom


DUSIT ZOO: Visit to meet your Favorite Animal

Dusit-Zoo-bangkok

Zoo’s help kids and adults to understand and learn about other species, specially wild animals. Dusit Zoo is unique, as it has an animal hospital, zoo museum and educational school. Tram is available inside the zoo for sightseeing. Do include Dusit Zoo Bangkok in your list as this is Most Visited places in Bangkok.

Timings: 8.00 am to 6.00 pm

Entry Fees: 100 Baht for Adults and 50 Baht for Kids

Location: 5 Khwaeng Dusit, Khet Dusit, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10300, Thailand


BANGKOK NATIONAL MUSEUM: Understand Thai Culture

nationational-museum-bangkokThis is one of the largest Museum in Southeast Asia. It features of Thai Art and showcase their history. This Museum was established in year 1874 by King Rama V. It is also registered in UNESCO’s memory of the world Programme. This is one of the Highly Visited Place in Bangkok, the museum displays extensive collection of regional Asian Buddha Arts, Chinese Tang, Vietnamese Cham, Indonesian Java and Cambodian Khmer arts.

Timings: 9.00 am to 4.00 pm

Entry Fees: 200 baht

Location: 4 Na Phra That, Bangkok 10200, Thailand

 

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8 replies »

  1. Hi, Nice blog. I had visited Bangkok last year in month of July. But i did not completed all those attractions you have mentioned. But this time we are planning to visit Krabi Island.

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