Thailand is a very beautiful place to visit in Asia as far as tourism is concerned. It is situated on the southern tip of Asia. It has recently become a tourist hub and has gained popularity. The old name of Thailand was Siam. Now it is known as The Kingdom of Thailand. Geographically, it has a unique shape. It has a perfect location as it is a close neighbour to other tourist countries. But it is among the most humid countries of the world. Thailand is attracting millions and millions of tourists every year and its tourism sector has been advancing day by day.
According to the world's population, Thailand is ranked in the top 20 countries of the world. Bangkok is the capital of Thailand and is the main hub for all activities. It is the largest city of Thailand. Thailand is famous for it buddha temples, Royal palaces and tropical beaches. Popularity of Thailand has spread to every corner of the world. There are a large number of cultures in Thailand like Indian culture, Lao culture, Cambodian culture, chinese culture, etc. It has been very famous for the places there. These are the most beautiful places. Here we will discuss about Bangkok.
Bangkok is the most vibrant and ornate shrines capital of Thailand, which is near the Chao Phraya River. In thai language, this city is known as Krung Thai. This city was founded in year 1782. It is the top most destination of world for enjoying the nature. It is also ranked as most visited tourists destination by the MasterCard. In world this city is known as The best city. In Bangkok you can experience the best nightlife, with full on food and fun folks. It is one of the best diverse experience to taste the Thai Cuisine with blend of International cuisines also. There you will find the intense mix of many flavours like sweet, sour, spicy or salty. In Bangkok you can explore the best dining destination of world.
JIM Thompson House:
This is the historic house which attracts millions of tourists, it takes 20 minutes of tour to explore the full house from sharp 9 am to 6 pm. For adults the ticket charges are 150 baht and for students it is 100 Baht. Here you will see full collection of Asian art and his precious and unique personal belongings. It is main attraction in Siam Square near pratunam Bangkok.
Chatuchak Weekend Market:
This is the best and popular market of the Northern Bangkok and is considered to be largest market in the world as here you will explore plenty of things from vintage items to baby squirrels. The best items to shop here are handicraft items, Antiques, Accessories, clothes, flowers, toys, eating outs and restaurants. You will find best thai cuisine in Cafe Ice with many blends. In pad thai restaurant you will find best fried noodles.
This is the iconic building which is situated in the heart of Bangkok, it was the official residence of Kings of Siam. This was constructed in 1782. Many royal religious ceremony are organised here every year. This palace is spreaded over the area of 218,400 square metres and is the heart of island Rattanakosin.
Bangkok is one of the major city of Thailand. It is the hub for tourism and is a centre for all the tourist activities. All the places which were mentioned above are situated in Bangkok and are the major tourist attraction places. This was all you should know about Bangkok before visiting Thailand. The major international airport of Thailand is also situated in Bangkok.