Thailand’s capital is an enticing, exotic and chaotic city - a must for visitors because of its incredible temples, colourful floating markets and nightlife. The capital is divided by the Chao Phraya River and is nestled in one of the world’s most fertile rice-producing regions. The winding Chao Phraya River is connected by numerous canals which have given Bangkok its nickname of the ‘Venice of the East’ and boats trip along these ‘back alleys’ is one of the unique attractions of the city. The city is also a shopper’s paradise with everything on offer from high fashion to bric–a- brac in the street markets, to technology and fake goods, as well as many tailors where visitors can get clothes made with a 24 hour turn around.
Visit one of the city’s most vibrant roads, the Khao San Road one of the best examples of a ‘back packers ghetto’ and location of the early scenes of the film The Beach
Bangkok has hundreds of temples to visit, with the largest & most visited being the Temple of the Reclining Buddha
Include a visit to the magnificent Grand Palace, with is gleaming gold spires & the top attraction in Bangkok & the Jim Thompson House, home of the American silk entrepreneur Jim Thompson until his disappearance in 1967
Visit the Damnoen Saduak Floating Market for a fascinating glimpse into the past and the centuries old life of the residents whose stilt-houses perch on the canals
Try the delicious street food found everywhere around the city or opt for one of the upscale restaurants located along & on the Chao Phraya which offer some of the best sunset views in the city
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From £510 pp