Tour and Site-visits
.......Bangkok is a well-known tourist destination with excellent hotel accommodation, variety of delicious food, many memorable tourist attractions and historical places.
1. Historical places
......1.1 Grand Palace and Wat Phra Kaew
The Grand Palace is one of Bangkok’s major tourist attractions. Built in 1782. Wat Phra Kaew, the temple of the Emerald Buddha, and the adjoining Grand Palace together form the greatest spectacle for the visitor to Bangkok.
......1.2 Bangkok National Museum
The National Museum houses the largest collection of Thai art and artifacts in the country. The collection includes The King Ram Khamhaeng Inscription, which was inscribed on UNESCO's Memory of the World Programme Register in 2003 in recognition of its world significance.
......1.3 Wat Pho
Wat Pho (or Wat Chetuphon), built by King Rama I, is the oldest and also the largest temple in Bangkok. Today Wat Pho boasts a widely respected school which teaches the art of foot reflex massage.
......1.4 Vimanmek Palace
Vimanmek Palace is the world’s largest golden teakwood mansion with its elaborate architectural style reflecting a western influence. Although the ground floor is brick and cement, the upper floors are built of beautiful golden teakwood. There are altogether 31 exhibition rooms.
2. Shopping Mall
......2.1 Siam Paragon
Siam Paragon is one of the biggest shopping centers in Asia. Siam Paragon marks is debut with magnificent show, create a world class shopping and entertainment phenomenon. It includes a wide range of specialty stores and restaurants as well as a multiplex movie theater (consisted of 15 large size theaters with one of the them having the biggest screen and seating capacity in Asia) and the Siam Ocean World (Underwater world) aquarium (the largest aquarium in South East Asia).
Another megamall with a well-rounded collection of shops and entertainment outlets catering to the modern lifestyle, CentralWorld’s youthful dynamic feels welcoming. Its main focus is on trendy fashion brands such as Timberland, Zara, MNG and Izzue.
... ..2.3 Terminal 21
Terminal 21 brings the dream of traveling the world to downtown Bangkok, with its cutting-edge concept that places several world-famous cities under one roof.
3. Circumference Province Attractions
......3.1 Samut Prakan Crocodile Farm
Samut Prakan Crocodile Farm is the biggest in the world with over 60,000 crocodiles. Be thrilled by exciting crocodile shows and demonstrations. The farm also features elephant shows and other wildlife animals like tigers and bears.
......3.2 Ancient Siam (formerly known as Ancient City) (Thai: Mueang Boran)
Ancient Siam is dubbed as the world's largest outdoor museum. Situated close to the Crocodile Farm in Samut Prakan province, the 320-hectare city features 116 structures of Thailand's famous monuments and architectural attractions.
Ayutthaya is today visited chiefly as a historical site, especially the World Heritage Historic City of Ayutthaya and associated Historic Towns. The ancient city of Ayutthaya, or Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya, The Thai capital for 417 years, is one of Thailand major tourist attractions.