Bangkok, the capital city of Thailand is popularly known to visitors for its vibrant street life, authentic royal palaces and marvelous Buddhist temples. The innumerable shopping options and exclusive dining options are available for all prices and choices. It is a unique destination with great diversity and variety which offers something for every type of traveler on any type of budget from across the globe. Bangkok is the most populous city of Thailand with the population of over 11 million, spread across 1,568.7 square kilometers in the Chao Phraya River delta in central Thailand.
Bangkok is the economic anchor and the center of the country's development and investment with wholesale and retail trade being the largest contributor in the city's economy. Tourism is also a significant contributor as it is one of the world's top tourist destinations. Of 162 cities worldwide, Bangkok was ranked as the top destination city by international visitor arrivals by MasterCard in its Global Destination Cities Index 2018. Our tailor-made tour packages ensure you get the best experience of this most popular destination.
Bangkok has a tropical savanna climate and is under the influence of the South Asian monsoon system and is one of the hottest cities in the world. It mainly experiences hot season (summer), rainy season (monsoon), and cool season (winter).
Cool season which lasts from November to February is the most pleasant period of year to visit. Hot season lasts from March to April and the temperature averages at 35°C (95°F). May to October is the Wet season with heavy downpours may result in flood across the city.
As the most popular tourist destination in the world, Bangkok is visited and explored by millions of traveler every year. It is well connected through all major modes of transport. You can reach Bangkok through one of its two airports – Suvarnabhumi Airport, city's main airport and the busiest airport in Southeast Asia and Don Mueang Airport. All major international and domestic airlines operate from Suvarnabhumi. To reach the city from the airport you have to avail one of the several airport express buses and taxis or Airport Rail Link, the fastest way to get into downtown. Visa formalities are highly simplified for Indian passport holders as you can avail Visa on Arrival if you plan to stay there for under 15 days.
Floating markets are the highly visited tourist attraction available in Bangkok and surrounding provinces. These stunning markets are operational throughout the year. Four major floating markets are Damnoen Saduak, Amphawa, Taling Chan and Khlong Lat Mayom.
It is said to be the world’s largest 'open zoo' and it is divided into two parts, a drive through Safari Park and a Marine Park. The Park is home to hundreds of animals from across the world and innate local species which are highlights of the park.
Over 60 years old and Thailand’s first zoo, this zoo has something for everyone. Sightseeing train are available to explore the zoo or you can peddle your way into the lake. It is home to White Bengal Tiger, Albino Barking Deer, Penguin, Panda, Koala, Elephant, Zebra and other 1600 animals.
Siam Square, one of the most popular tourist places of the city is the place to shop, especially if you're looking for big shopping malls and small designer boutique along with restaurants, cafés, record stores and bookshops.
The Grand Palace, with striking architecture, sophisticated details is the heritage of this stunning country and an elegant and spectacular tourist place in Bangkok. It is also home to Thai King and serves as the Royal Court and the administrative seat of government.
Wat Phra Kaew or the Temple of Emerald Buddha is located within the grounds of the Grand Palace, which is the most important Buddhist temple in Thailand.
Wat Pho, has the largest reclining Buddha Temple. It is Thailand’s earliest center for public education and has the largest collection of images of Buddha. The massive temple comprises of the College of Traditional Medicine and garden with stone sculptures, Stupas adorned with glazed porcelain and a souvenir shop.
If you are a history lover, it's one of those magnificent sightseeing places in Bangkok to dig deep into the ancient culture of the Thai kingdom.
Ayutthaya city is a magnificent sightseeing place for history lovers to learn ancient culture of the Thai kingdom. It is a UNESCO World Heritage city and includes ancient palace, Wat Phm Si Sanphet, Wat Phra Mahathat, and The Royal Palace.