Sightseeing Itineraries, Published on 20 July 2015, Monday
At the apex of Thai culture, Bangkok is certainly a marvelous place for a relaxed holiday. Crowded with locals and buzzing with a tourist population all year round, the place is one of the hottest tourist haunts in Asia. As a place with electric nightlife, Bangkok also has a spate of fine temples and citadels making it an intriguing place to visit.
If you have planned a short trip to the city full of canal markets that is known you be a shopping paradise; you may be in a fix and wondering what to do in 3 days on Bangkok. Read on to find a complete itinerary that has something special in store for the varied likes of every traveler.
The first thing on your Bangkok 1 day itinerary should be to visit Wat Pho and take a look at the magnificent Buddha statue. It is famous as Thailand’s prime stretched out Buddha and visited by scores of tourists each year. It is gold-plated and 46 mts in length depicting the God finding his way to Nirvana.
A very unusual canal market, Klong is a fabulous Thai experience for travelers. It definitely is a must-visit for this canal has been well known all over the world for trade. It is essentially used as a street where shoppers go by in little boats or canoes and stop by various stalls and bistros at the water’s shore. The floating bazaar is perfect for a Bangkok 2 days itinerary as it lets you experience a bit of Thai culture.
Head right to the Klong Damnoen Saduak or the Saen Saeb klong for a fantastic morning of shopping and sampling authentic Thai street food.
If you have the luxury of planning a Bangkok 3 days itinerary then feel free to head to Wat Arun. Positioned close to Thonburi right on Chao Phraya River; the temple is a popular place of worship in Thailand. Depicting Mount Meru that is believed to be the hub of the cosmos in Buddhism; the place makes for a fascinating visit.
After visiting Wat Arun on day three, you can head off to Khao San road situated close to the Chao Phraya River. What was once a prime Bangkok rice souk is now the ideal place for tourists on a tight budget. Complete with eateries, bars and inexpensive places to stay, the place is perfect for travelers new in Bangkok.
Once you have managed to cruise through these places on your short visit to Thailand’s capital; you will have succeeded in experiencing a completely rejuvenating and fulfilling holiday with your travel companions.