Aphiwat M.

Sep 22, 2020

Aphiwat M.

Sep 22, 2020

Bangkok Day Tours


Travel through major attractions in Bangkok to discover museum, well-known temples and shoppig mall.

Start your Bangkok day tour with a visit to Wat Arun as the first stop. After the visit to Wat Pho, head to Museum Siam. Then head to ICONSIAM and Asiatique The Riverfront.


1. Wat Arun

Locally called Wat Chaeng, Wat Arun or the Temple of the Dawn, Bangkok, is an ancient temple dating back to the Ayutthaya Period. As one important temple in Thailand history, there are many unique attractions in Wat Arun in Bangkok especially the central prang, a stupa-like pagoda encrusted with colorful glazed porcelain tiles and seashells, Giant statues, the Ordination Hall, the Bell Tower, and many Buddha statues.

Open Daily : 08.00 - 17.30.


2. Wat Pho

Officially named Wat Prachetuphon Vimon Mangkararam, Wat Pho is located on Sanam Chai road and Maharaj road next to the Grand Palace.

Wat Pho is not only one of the most visited Buddhist temples in Bangkok but it is where history, medical science and educational institute combined.

Wat Pho is, among Thais, also known as the nation first public university thanks to 1,360 marble inscriptions about medical, historical and liberal sciences places all around the temple where the people can read and learn anytime.

Open Daily : 08.30 - 17.30. Wat Po Thai Traditional Medical School(Thai Massage Service), Operating hour : 08.00 - 17.00.


3. Museum Siam

The museum serves as a learning centre on ethnology, anthropology, and other fields related to Thai society and Southeast Asia, in order to instil consciousness and understanding of the Thai people in their history, nation, culture, and localities, as well as connect relative ties with neighbouring countries.

New methods of a display with modern media have been applied to enable participation of visitors in learning and understanding historical stories of the Thai nation. The contents on display in the form of the Essays on Thailand have been divided into 14 rooms in the three-storey building. In addition, learning activities are organized for youth and aficionados of museums. 

Opening Days : Tuesday- Sunday(Close on Mondays). Opening Hours : 10.00 - 18.00.


4. ICONSIAM

ICONSIAM is a mixed-use development on the banks of the Chao Phraya River in Bangkok.

ICONSIAM caters to both those seeking a high-end luxury lifestyle and a casual experience. One of the biggest shopping, cultural and Thai food centers in Bangkok. A must place to visit at Bangkok Chao Praya riverside.

Open Daily : 10.00 - 22.00.


5. Asiatique The Riverfront

Asiatique The Riverfront, Bangkok Thailand Your Night Shopping Destination The Lifestyle Night Market Location on the Chao Phraya River, Charoen Krung Road.

The mall, featuring a historical theme from the period of King Chulalongkorn's reign, operates as an open-air night market. It features 1,500 shops and stalls and 40 restaurants, most of which are housed in the former warehouses.

Open Daily : 16.00 - Midnight.


Credit :

https://thai.tourismthailand.org/

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Asiatique

Photo :

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wat_Arun

https://www.watpho.com

https://www.facebook.com/museumsiamfan/ 

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Museum_Siam 

https://www.tourismthailand.org/Attraction/Museum-Siam--2023

https://www.facebook.com/ICONSIAM/

https://www.facebook.com/Asiatique.Thailand/




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