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3 nights in Bangok

10 Oct 2006  recent getaway to Thailand in september 2006. travel companion: husband. we used the web, travel books and experiences of other travellers to narrow down our list of where to go.
3.0 of 5 stars based on 20 votes

where to go if you have a short time frame to explore Bangkok

  • Explore locations featured in this Trip List: Bangkok
  • Category: Best of
  • Traveler type: Culture, Sightseeing, Shopping, Never been before, Repeat visitors
  • Appeals to: Couples/romantics, Singles, Families with teenagers, Tourists
  • Seasons: Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall
  • 1. Grand Palace
    The Grand Palace, Bangkok, Thailand

    beautiful art and architecture. make sure you go early in the day so that you can see the emerald buddha which closes around midday. after exploring here head to Wat Pho temple which is adjacent to the Palace.

  • 2. Temple of the Reclining Buddha (Wat Pho)
    Temple of the Reclining Buddha (Wat Pho), Bangkok, Thailand

    while here you must:
    1. view the massive reclining buddha
    2. have a traditional thai massage at the massage school on the temples grounds. its cheap and unforgettable!

  • 3. Temple of the Golden Buddha (Wat Traimit)
    Temple of the Golden Buddha (Wat Traimit), Bangkok, Thailand

    view the solid gold buddha at this temple.

  • 4. Chatuchak Market
    Chatuchak Weekend Market, Bangkok, Thailand

    if you are in bangkok over a weekend , head here. With 8000 stalls it is too huge to see it all! easyily accessed via the metro railway. bargain by cutting prices in half. this is the place to buy thai arts and crafts and clothing at great prices!

  • 5. Patpong Night Market
    Patpong Night Market, Bangkok, Thailand

    explore the many stalls. note that cloing time is around 10.30 pm. take the metro to get here.
    after a night of shopping ,go to the very end of the street for a fabulous foot massage at one of the reputable salons, for just 150 baht!

  • 6. Siam shopping

    using the metro, come to Siam Paragon, Siam Discovery and the MBK shopping Centre. the food court at Paragon is a must!

  • 7. Musjid Guwatulislam

    on the banks of the river , this mosque is a good place to visit because once you are in its precincts the surrounding area is good to take a walk through. you will witness the life of the locals as you walk the streets because all their doors are open.

  • 8. Baiyoke Sky Hotel
    Baiyoke Sky Hotel, Bangkok, Thailand

    to get the best views of the city go up to the observation deck of the tallest building in Bangkok.