Located in Bangkok’s Chinatown, the Golden Buddha patiently awaits visitors at the temple of Wat Traimit – all five and a half tons of him!
Complete your tour of Bangkok’s most sacred wats at the “Temple of the Emerald Buddha,” so-called for its statue carved from a single jade stone. Nobody but the king may touch it!
This unique home-turned-tourist-attraction was compiled from various old Thai structures by the silk trader Jim Thompson. Jim Thompson House Tours are affordable and frequent!
Grand is an understatement! It’s the jaw-dropping majesty of the Grand palace that makes it one of Bangkok’s top attractions. The aforementioned Wat Phra Kaew lies within its walls too!
In need of a respite from all this Bangkok sightseeing? Treat your inner-child (or, you know, your actual children) to the city’s leading amusement and water park, Siam Park City: open daily!