Tour of Rattanakosin Island
Rattanakosin Island is the area around Sanam Luang,
the most well-known open ground in front of the
Grand Palace, which is surrounded by several famous
temples and important government buildings full
of historical charm and character. The Island can
be easily explored by a leisure walk.
Tour of Ratchadamnoen Road
Starting near Sanam Luang Ground, this tour route
will bring you to see the boundary of the capital
area in the early Rattanakosin period which includes
some of Bangkok's landmarks such as the Giant Swing,
Democracy Monument and the Golden Mount.
Tour of the Marble Temple Area
The prime spots of this walking route are the Marble
Temple built from carrara Italian marble, Anantasamakom
Throne Hall, the Paliament Building and Vimanmek
Mansion which was a palace of King Rama V now used
as a museum. You may need to spend more time since
it offers more than you have expected.
around Rattanakosin Island
Taking a tram-like bus is a good choice to explore
the charm and beauty of ancient Bangkok. It helps
save your energy. The 30-minute journey will take
you to see all the citys historical significant
places without excessive sweating.
Tour of Chinatown
Covering the area around Yaowarat Road and a busy
section of Charoen Krung Road, a walk through this
most bustling Chinese community features exotic
cultural and commercial activities along its many
narrow streets and alleys. During the night time
the sidewalks are crowded with food stalls making
it the largest food street in the city.