Bangkok is the capital of Thailand, a beautiful country known for its ornate temples, palm-fringed beaches, mesmerizing islands, diverse culture, and scenic views. Thailand, on the whole, is a peaceful place. The capital of the country ‘Bangkok’ is best known for its vibrant street life, skylines, food, nightclubs, fashion, yoga, meditation, and lot more. When it comes to opting Thailand, Bangkok is one of the best places to go, and it is one of the most-visited cities in the world.
Here is the list of things to do in Bangkok and places to visit in the ‘city of angels’.
Places to visit in Bangkok
Temples and Shrines- The city is famous for shrines and Buddhist temples. Pay your first visit to Wat Pho to see the reclining Buddha. You can also visit the Erawan Shrine, War Arun- the temple of Dawn, Wat Phra Kaew- Emerald Buddha temple, Wat Saket, Wat Traimit, Loha Prasat, Wat Mahathat, and many more.
Nightlife- Giving a miss to the Bangkok’s nightlife is a big ‘No’. And, there are many places to visit in Bangkok that let you experience the best nightlife in the city. You can chill on the rooftop restaurants and bars or party and dance at the famous nightclubs- Onyx, Insanity, Beam, Route 66, Demo, Glow, and many more. Go for a dinner at the cruise like Chaophraya Princess Cruise, Bangkok Dinner Cruise, Stylish Bangkok River Cruise, etc., shop at night or go to watch cultural shows.
Go Shopping- Shopping in Bangkok is something you can’t afford to miss and it is advised to shop from both local markets and Bangkok shopping malls. Visit Chatuchak weekend market, floating market, Night market Khao San, Asiatique the Riverfront, Pratunam, Siam Square, and Chinatown.
City Life- If you’re someone who just wants to relax and enjoy the city life of Bangkok then go for sky train ride, climb the Sathorn Unique Tower, or go for the puppet show. Watch or participate in various sports in Bangkok by visiting sports clubs like the British Club, Southerners Sports Club, Rugby Club, etc. Also, witness the festivals of Bangkok in the particular month.
Into Nature– To enjoy the artistic view, take time from your schedule and spend time close to nature by visiting places such as Chao Phraya River and Waterways, Lumpini Park, Dusit Zoo, Bang Krachao Gardens, Safari World, Dream World, and the Bangkok Ocean World.
Food in Bangkok- Thai cuisine is one of the most loved cuisines in the world, so try yummy, delicious Thai food at the best cafes, restaurants, and hotels, and to taste the traditional authentic food, stroll through the street food markets like Chinatown, Victory Monument, Sriyan Market, Petchaburi Soi 5, etc.
Relax at the beach- Chill and relax at the Clearwater beaches in Thailand like Nai Harn beach, Laem Tong Bay, Jata Noi, Railay, Phra Nang, Sunrise, Thong Nai Pan Noi, Karon, Freedom, and many more.
Rejuvenate yourself- Rejuvenate yourself with the best Thai Massage and Ayurveda massage. There are many renowned places in Bangkok that offer the best services. You can also go for yoga and meditation practice for complete relaxation.
Royalty and History- People who want to know more about the city’s history or love to visit Royal places can visit the Vimanmek Mansion, Jim Thompson’s House, Bangkok National Museum, Grand Palace and Erawan Museum.
Bangkok is one of the best places to visit in Thailand and provides a wonderful and blissful stay. So plan your trip to Bangkok, Thailand for ultimate fun.