Is it your first time in Bangkok? If yes, you should check out the following sights and activities to experience the best that the Thai capital has to offer. With this list you can be sure to discover the City of Angels from multiple perspectives!
1) Visit the Temple of the Emerald Buddha & Temple of the Reclining Buddha
The Temple of the Emerald Buddha (Wat Phra Kaew) and the Temple of the Reclining Buddha (Wat Pho) are royal temples and give evidence to the sophistication of traditional Thai craftsmanship and the importance of Buddhism in this country. The Temple of the Emerald Buddha is part of the Grand Palace and enshrines the most venerated Buddha image in Thailand. The Temple of the Reclining Buddha is located next to the Grand Palace and home to one of the largest reclining Buddha statues in Thailand. Moreover, it is considered the first school for traditional Thai massage and is registered in the Memory of the World Programme by UNESCO.
Learn more about these temples in my Bangkok Essential Temple Tour.