Whether you are looking for breathtaking sites, soothing tropical landscapes or the rambling
metropolis scenes, there is something in Bangkok for everyone. Bangkok the capital of Thailand
is renowned throughout the globe for being a popular travel destination and a paradise for
backpacker’s. The scintillating historical and cultural sites and the full of activity inner towns can
lend themselves to the hearts of any enthusiastic vacationers.
Earlier Bangkok was just a little trading center and a port community around the west bank of
the Chao Phraya River some two centuries ago. But, today the city has step in its pace with
modern times, resembling the grandeur of its illustrious history still exist. Be it the grand
temples, stunning palaces, multi-colored Chinatown or the world famous floating market, all
these amazing places come with a thrilling story to tell.
Popular Tourist Attractions
Grand Palace & Wat Prakeaw
The Grand Palace and Wat Prakeaw are located on the bank of the gorgeous Chao Phraya River in
the heart of the Bangkok. It is one of the magnificent buildings which were built in 1782 and is
now one of the most sought after tourist attractions in Bangkok. The splendid blend of European
and Thai architecture, The Grand Palace and Wat Prakeaw were earlier residence of the Kings and
the Royal Court and till date this place is used for Royal ceremonies. The complex is home to
several buildings, gardens, courtyards, halls and is absolutely and not to miss attraction on your
vacation to Bangkok.
An ultimate zone for Kids, the Dream World is an American-style theme park with White Water
Rapids and Super Splash easily entice kids for a fun and joy. Swinging Viking Boat, Rollercoaster,
Corkscrew, and Bumping Cars are some other thrilling rides which are loved by the vacationers.
Apart from these exciting rides Dream World also features Hollywood Action Show one can also
meet their favorite cartoon characters in The Colors of World Parade.
Madame Tussauds Museum
It is a must –visit attraction in the city of Bangkok that provides you an opportunity to pose with,
touch and even hug the dummy models of your favorite celebrities. Madame Tussauds Museum
features 10 zones and is home to over 80 wax figures that are teeming with hands-on
experiences. Historical icons, political heavyweights, great actors and sporting legends includes in
the celebrities list of this amazing museum.
Other Popular Attractions
Siam Ocean World
Wat Arun (Temple of Dawn)