One Day in Bangkok

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One Day in Bangkok

A day alone is never enough to see all of Bangkok, but here are some places to keep in your mind if you have a one day trip in mind.

Here is the list of 10 One Day in Bangkok

1. Chatuchak Market, Bangkok

Chatuchak Market, Bangkok 3.8 /5

The king of markets in Bangkok, and one of the largest markets in the world, Chatuchak is spread over 35 acres with more than 8,000 stalls. Everything ranging from clothing, accessories, handicrafts, furniture, art, food, books, antiques, and many more interesting souvenirs are is available here. Keep your bargaining skills ready to enhance your shopping experience at this bustling market.

2. Khao San Road, Bangkok

Khao San Road, Bangkok 3.8 /5 View 5+ photos

Khao San Road, famously known as the backpacker's haven, is located in the heart of the city. It is a 410 meter long street in central Bangkok which will cater to every need of yours! Street food stalls, bars, shops, restaurants, nightclubs, cafes and massage parlours are all packed into this one street. This road is one of the most famous night markets in Bangkok.

3. Wat Arun, Bangkok

Wat Arun, Bangkok 4.3 /5

An ancient structure dating back to the battles between the former Siam and Burma, Wat Arun is a place of worship with rich past. Also known as the Temple of Dawn, the place was built by remaining survivors and General Taksin.

4. Jim Thompson House, Bangkok

Jim Thompson House, Bangkok 4.3 /5

With a remarkable collection of art from Burma, China, Cambodia and Thailand, Jim Thompson House is a must visit for history buffs and art lovers. A historic property, it once served as the residence of an American man named James H W Thompson, a man responsible for reviving the Thai silk industry and one of the most famous Americans in Asia during his time.

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5. Grand Palace, Bangkok

Grand Palace, Bangkok 4.5 /5

The Grand Palace, the residence of royals for several generations, is the perfect place to begin your historical tour in Bangkok. It houses one of the holiest Buddhist temples, Wat Phra Kaew, built in the year 1782.

6. Wat Benchamabophit, Bangkok

Wat Benchamabophit, Bangkok 3.2 /5

Commonly known as the marble temple, Wat Benchamabophit is one of Bangkok's most beautiful attractions. Embodying an impressive, modern style of Thai architecture, Wat Benchamabophit is a royal temple hosting a beautiful buddha statue. With red carpets, polished marble and stained-glass painted walls - Wat Benchamabophit is a unique, yet beautiful Thai temple!

7. Lumpini Park, Bangkok

Lumpini Park, Bangkok 4.1 /5

A perfect place to connect with nature away from the hustle bustle of crowded streets of Bangkok, Lumpini Park is all about fresh air and peace. Dating back to 1920s, it is packed with natural beauty covering a vast area of half a million square meters.

8. Wat Suthat, Bangkok

Wat Suthat, Bangkok 3.9 /5

One of the oldest temple of Bangkok, Wat Suthat greets you with its serene aura. Overflowing with peace and tranquility, Wat Suthat Thepphawararam is a fine example of architecture and craftsmanship. Its construction began in the year 1782, under the reign of King Rama I, and it was completed in 1820s, under the reign of King Rama III.

9. Wat Pho, Bangkok, Bangkok

Wat Pho, Bangkok, Bangkok 4.4 /5

Wat Pho is a famous temple located immediately south of the Grand Palace precinct in Bangkok. The place is renowned for being headquarters for the teaching and preservation of traditional Thai medicine. The temple is largely visited to view the large reclining Buddha within, thus also known as 'Temple of the Reclining Buddha'.

10. Rattanakosin Island, Bangkok

Rattanakosin Island, Bangkok

Rattanakosin Island is the Old City of Bangkok, in the Phra Nakhon District. Bordered by the Chao Phraya River and located north of Chinatown, this island is home to historic landmarks like the Grand Palace, the Wat Phra Kaew and the Wat Pho, marking the trajectory of Thai Royal and National History. The rich heritage and cultural sites of the Island make it a perfect location for all those wishing to experience Thai traditions and culture.

How many of these places were you able to visit? How was it? Let us know in the comments below!

This post was published by Muhammed Salih

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