Bangkok Travel Guide


Bangkok was founded in 1782 by the first monarch of the present Chakri dynasty.  It is now the country’s spiritual, cultural, diplomatic, commercial and educational hub.  It covers an area of more than 1,500 square kilometres, and it is home to approximatlely ten million people or more than 10% of the country’s population.

Over the last few decades, Thailand’s capital city, Bangkok, has changed into a modern, exciting and sophisticated city.  It offers to visitors not only the cosmopolitan amenities they would expect from other big cities, but also a unique treasure trove of cultural attractions.  Thailand, in the heart of Southeast Asia, was never colonised and thus kept its unique culture and heritage intact. Bangkok offers visitors the opportunity to experience fascinating glimpse of Thailand’s gentle culture amidst the bustle of a great and dynamic metropolis.  This great city has had astounding success in combining the ancient and modern world.

Bangkok is endowed with fascinating attractions; such as palaces, temples, and museums, for those who want to explore the cultural heritage and unique identity of Thailand. Visitors get to discover the golden treasure of Bangkok and some of the fascinating histories of this kingdom through the beautiful mural paintigs, incredible architecture, and the magnificent works of art.

Bangkok Attractions :


  • Aksra Hun Lakon Lek at Aksra Theatre
  • Art Exhibition: Thailand Creative & Design Center (TCDC)
  • Bagkok Thai Cooking Academy
  • Banana Family Park
  • Bang Lamphu
  • Bangkok Butterfly Garden and Insectarium
  • Bangkok Dolls & Museum
  • Bangkok Metropolitan Local Museums
  • Bank of Thailand Museum
  • Batcat Museum & Toy Thailand
  • Benchasiri Park
  • Calyso Cabaret
  • Chatuchak Flower Market
  • Chatuchak Park
  • Chatuchak Weekend Market
  • Children’s Discovery Museum
  • China Town (Yaowarat) -- Don't Miss
  • Cycling In The City
  • Dusit Zoo
  • Flight Experience Bangkok
  • Flow House Bangkok
  • Funarium
  • Gem and Jewellery Institute of Thailand
  • Gem and Jewelry Museum
  • Geological Resource Museum (Minerals and Rocks Museum)
  • Giant Swing
  • Green Valley Country Club
  • House of Museums
  • Jim Thompson Museum
  • Kamthieng House
  • Khao San Road -- Don't Miss
  • Khlong Thom Night Market
  • Khon Masked Dance at Sala Chalermkrung Theatre
  • King Prajadhipok Museum
  • King Rama I the Great Memorial
  • King Rama III Memorial
  • King Rama IX Park
  • King Rama VI Statue
  • King Taksin the Great Monument
  • Krungsri IMAX Theatre
  • Kukrit House
  • Lumpini Park
  • Maenam Chao Phraya
  • Mansion 7
  • Monument to the Expeditionary Force
  • Mrs. Flowers Chocolate Mini Museum
  • Mrs.Flowers Chocolate Mini Museum
  • Muangthai Rachadalai Theatre
  • Mulberry Spa
  • Museum of Imaging Technology
  • Museum of Thai Pharmacy
  • Museum Siam Discovery Museum
  • Nang Loeng Market
  • National Gallery Museum
  • National Museum
  • Pai Spa
  • Pak Khlong Talat
  • Phahurat Indian Market
  • Philatelic Museum and Library
  • Playhouse Cabaret
  • Pratunam
  • Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn Anthropology Centre
  • Queen Saovabha Memorial Institute (Snake Farm)
  • Queen Sirikit Park
  • Ramkhamhaeng Night Market
  • Ratchada Night Market
  • Rattanakosin Exhibition Hall -- Don't Miss
  • Rommaninat Park
  • Rotfai Night Market
  • Royal Barge National Museum
  • Royal Thai Air Force Museum
  • Safari World
  • Sanam Luang or Thung Phra Men
  • Santi Chai Prakan Pavilion and Public Park
  • Saphan Phut Night Market
  • Saranrom Park
  • Science Centre for Education
  • Shopping Street - Siam Square to Chidlom Bangkoks Fashion City
  • Siam Niramit
  • Siam Ocean World
  • Siam Paradise Night Bazaar
  • Siam Park City
  • Silom Night Market -- Don't Miss
  • Siriraj Museum
  • Suan Pakkad Palace
  • Sukhumvit and Nana Night Market
  • Summit Windmill Golf and Residence
  • Sunthorn Museum
  • Thai Life Permanent Exhibition Hall
  • The Ananda Samakhom Throne Hall
  • The City Pillar Shrine
  • The Equestrian Statue of King Rama V the Great
  • The Former Palace (Phra Ratchawang Doem)
  • The Grand Palace (Wat Prakaew) -- Don't Miss
  • The Museum of Buddhism Art
  • The Museum of Thai Red Cross Society
  • The Press Museum
  • The Princess Mother Memorial Park
  • The Queen Sirikit Museum of Textiles
  • The State Railway Hall of Fame
  • Traditional Thai Textile Exhibition Centre, Bangkok
  • Victory Monument
  • Vimanmek Mansion Museum
  • Vimanmek Palace
  • Wat Arun (Temple of Dawn) -- Don't Miss
  • Wat Benchamabophit
  • Wat Bowon Niwet
  • Wat Intharawihan
  • Wat Mahathat
  • Wat Pho -- Don't Miss
  • Wat Ratchabophit
  • Wat Ratchaburana (Bangkok)
  • Wat Saket and the Golden Mount
  • Wat Suthat and the Giant Swing
  • Wat Thepthidaram
  • Wat Trai Mit