Ideal Duration: 1 to 2 HoursCurrency: Thai BahtBest Time: November to March
Bangkok was started as a small trading post during the Ayutthaya Kingdom in 15th century, the city eventually grew and became the site of Thonburi in 1768 and Rattanakosin in 1782. During 20th century, the city was at the center of Thailand’s political struggles.
Bangkok was started as a small trading post during the Ayutthaya Kingdom in 15th century, the city eventually grew and became the site of Thonburi in 1768 and Rattanakosin in 1782. During 20th century, the city was at the center of Thailand’s political struggles. The rapid growth of the city from 1960s to 1980s, puts a significant impact on Thailand’s politics, economy, education, media and society. Bangkok, the capital and the most populous city of Thailand, is a large city known for ornate shrines and vibrant street life, situated at the delta of Chao Phraya River. No doubt it is one of the most interesting cities in the world.
The City of Angels is as exciting as it is full of exquisitely decorated Buddhist temples! Bangkok is a melting pot of striking fragrances, visual pleasures and happening lifestyle. The place offers a wide scope to the travelers to explore the hidden secrets of this land. Be it stunning holy places, fantastic fortresses, world-famed floating markets or vibrant nightlife, each of these eminent places in Bangkok has a unique fascinating story to tell.
Bangkok is a place where you will feel truly alive, with traffic filled streets and busy street side vendors and markets, to a rich Buddhist culture with incredible temples and sights to see, along with great food and shopping.
Bangkok can be reached from almost all the major cities of the world and from most cities in Thailand. Bangkok is served by two airports which are well connected to many international and domestic flights.
Best season/time to visit bangkok?
Bangkok experiences a tropical monsoon climate that remains hot and humid throughout the year, making Bangkok an all-season destination.
November to May, April to October.
Local transportation in bangkok?
Bangkok is served with vast public transportation making it easy to explore the city without wasting much time on roads and traffic. Local transportation in Bangkok includes-
BTS Sky-train, Taxis, Tuk-tuk, Bangkok MRT, Buses.