Bangkok is the capital city of Thailand and has a total population of 11 million people. The city receives thousands of tourists every year who are mesmerized by the high rise building, beautiful temples, ancient palaces, great beaches, authentic canals, amazing food, unique culture, and the happening nightlife that leaves them with memories of a lifetime.
There are so many things to do in Bangkok that it will take you several days to explore the entire city. The island of Rattanakosin is referred to as the Old city where the key attractions are the temples, Wat Arun, the Grand Palace, and the Wat Pho. Some of the famous temples that you must visit include Golden Mount, Wat Ratchanaddaram, and the Wat Suthat. Some of the must visit places include theDusit Palace, Jim Thompson's House, King Prajadhipok Museum, Lumphini Park, National Museum (Museum of Siam), Phra Sumen Fort,Queen Saovabha Institute Snake Farm, Santichaiprakarn Park, Siam Ocean World, Suan Pakkad Palace, and the Vimanmek Mansion. Other things to do in Bangkok include taking Tuk tuk tours around the crowded city or going on a bicycle tour to the secluded area of the city. Canal tours are a great way of looking at the original canals of the Chao Phraya River where you will also be able to see the local neighborhoods. Some of the tourists also enjoy Muay Thai (Thai Boxing) and cultural dance performances at the Siam Niramit. If you feel like pampering yourself, you can go for massage at the spas that are spread throughout the city.
Bangkok is the capital city of Thailand and is a famous tourist destination. The city has some great restaurants that you should definitely check out, which include Big C Food Court, Cataholic Café Central Food Hall, City Light Coffee, DID - Dine in the Dark, Gianni, Greyhound Café, JP French Restaurant, Kabuki, La Monita Taqueria, Rock Restaurant and the Bar Sensi Restaurant. It is recommended that you try the local street food and go on dinner cruises. Other than this, you can go shopping at the MBK Center, Siam Center, Siam Paragon, Banglamphu Market, and the Chatuchak Weekend Market. Bangkok is famous for massages and its wild nightlife, so make sure that you visit the spas, casinos, and the bars in order to make the most out of your trip. Some of the festivals that you can enjoy when in the city include Chinese New Year Festival, HM The King's Birthday Celebrations Loi Krathong, New Year Countdown Celebrations,Royal Ploughing Ceremony, Songkran Festival, and the Trooping of the Colours. The top tourist attractions in the city include Central World, Erawan Shrine, Golden Buddha, Grand Palace, Safari World, Samutprakarn Crocodile Farm and Zoo, Wat Pho, Wat Phra Kaew, and the Wat Ratchanatdaram.