Things to do in Bangkok
Our guide to the best activities and attractions in Bangkok
Entertaining is nothing new to Bangkok, a place that welcomes over 20 million visitors a year. Its attractions are as diverse as they are plentiful. Take a look at our suggested ideas of what to do while in Bangkok, or find out more about excursions you can book locally or through your Personal Travel Expert.
City, temples & Grand Palace
On this exciting tour, you'll visit three of Bangkok's most famous temples. Start with the Grand Palace; one of the most beautiful examples of an ancient Siamese court and a spectacular landmark that used to be the residence of the Kings of Thailand. At this dazzling complex you’ll see magnificent buildings including the Funeral Palace, Reception Palace, Throne Hall, Coronation Hall, Royal Guest House and the stunning Emerald Buddha Temple. You'll then see the Chedi of the Kings and Wat Trimitr, which houses the iconic Golden Buddha.
Half day (daily departures).
Manohra Dinner Cruise
Enjoy a delicious dinner while you enjoy the beautiful riverside setting of the Chao Phraya River. Savouring the local cuisine, you'll enjoy the relaxed candle-lit ambience of your this beautifully-converted antique rice barge as you glide past ancient temples, towering skyscrapers and the bustle of Bangkok's nightlife.
Evening cruise (daily).
Includes: dinner. Excludes: Transfers
Departs daily (evening cruise). This cruise is not available 4 Nov 2017; 24, 25, 31 Dec 2017; 14 Feb 2018.