Bangkok- General information and best things to do in Thailand

Bangkok Tourism in recent years has always attracted the attention of many tourists in the world and become the most exciting city in Southeast Asia. Let's discover the general information and best things to do in this city.

Bangkok Tourism in recent years has always attracted the attention of many tourists in the world and become the most exciting city in Southeast Asia.

General history

Bangkok covers an area of 1568.7 km2 and is located in the Chao Phraya River delta in central Thailand with more than one-fifth of the population in the country.
Bangkok- the capital of Thailand called "Krung Thep" in Thai (means "The city of angels"). The ceremonial name is actually really long (the longest in the world): "Krung Thep Maha Nakhon Amon Rattanakosin Mahinthara Ayuttaya Mahadilok Phop Noppharat Ratchathani Burirom Udom Ratchaniwet Mahasathan Amon Phiman Awatan Sathit Sakkathattiya Witsanu Kamprasit". This long name means "The city of angels, the great city, the eternal jewel city, the impregnable city of God Indra, the grand capital of the world endowed with nine precious gems, the happy city, abounding in an enormous Royal Palace that resembles the heavenly abode where reigns the reincarnated god, a city given by Indra and built by Vishnukam." by Wikipedia about Bangkok.

What is the best time to travel to Bangkok?

According to the World Climate Organization, Bangkok is one of the world's highest temperature cities. The temperature average is about 32oC and 34oC. The rainy season falls between May and October. At this time, monthly rainfall is around 300mm. In winter, wet weather, high humidity, including the coldest week in December and January.

Transportation in Bangkok

Traffic in Bangkok is often a traffic jam, so when traveling to Bangkok you should choose a compact car to easily move in the city. There are many units offering car rental services at good prices, creating the best conditions for your trip to Bangkok Thailand tourists.

Bangkok Cuisine

Bangkok Cuisine is the result of a harmonious mixture of spicy, sour, salty, sweet and bitter. If you have a chance to visit the capital of the Golden Temple country, a very useful advice for you is not to miss the delicious dishes such as Pad Thai, Tom Yum, Thai hot pot, etc.

Highlights of Bangkok attractions

Royal Palace of Thailand and Wat Phra Kaew

Visiting Wat Pho with the Buddha statue lying

Experience the boat trip on the Thonburi River.

Visiting the Jim Thompson House

Shopping at Chatuchak weekend market

Take a Thai cooking course in Bangkok

Watch the Bangkok skyline in the rooftop bar.

Experience Thai Massage at Thai Massage Center

Enjoy street food in Chinatown.

Visit the ancient capital of Amphawa

 

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