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The Grand Palace

Na Phra Lan Rd, Maharaj Pier | next to Wat Phra Kaeo Temple Complex, Bangkok, Thailand
+66 2 623 5500 ext. 3100
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Bangkok's famous palace complex was built in 1782 and features several magnificent buildings including Wat Phra Kaeo (Temple of the Emerald Buddha), which contains a beautiful Emerald Buddha that dates back to the 14th century.
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Na Phra Lan Rd, Maharaj Pier | next to Wat Phra Kaeo Temple Complex, Bangkok, Thailand
+66 2 623 5500 ext. 3100
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Reviewed today via mobile

We were here about 10 days ago. Doors was closed and we just looket it from outside! But we paid for it!

Thank HerbalLover
Reviewed yesterday

Stunnning but too many people to make it enjoyable. Go very early or late. Had lunch at the nearby cafe/restaurant The Sixth - excellent charming and an escape from the mob

Thank iamian2016
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It's indeed a Grand Palace. It was packed during our visit and lots of group tourists came to see the palace. Dress code is a must. And an entrance fee ( like 500 Thai baht ) to get inside and see the full view of...More

Thank 178aida
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A must see. Definitely add to your itentarary....dont miss. Breath taking views, a lot a great photo opportunities. Busy place but worth it.

Thank powell70
Reviewed yesterday

This is the most visited tourist spot in Bangkok. The Grand Palace in Bangkok is where every visitor must pay a visit at least once in their lifetime. The Grand Palace is divided into three main zones: The Outer Court, home to royal offices, public...More

1  Thank Sush76
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It was absolutely crammed with people here. It is good but I think it was too busy and I think some bits were closed off during our visit. £12.50 each to get in. Make sure you cover up when going as you will not get...More

Thank Paul007_12
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The place surpassed my expectations. The Grand palace is beautiful it was crowded but we did not care. We went in April in the middle of the day a big mistake with all the gold ,metal, and swarms of people it was like an oven...More

Thank Tracy B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a spectacular palace but beware if you go on Sunday. Religious worshippers number in the thousands and it gets very crowded.

Thank msp132
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Need your passport sometimes to get in. Modest dress required (men long trousers and women cover shoulders and knees). This area includes the temple of the emerald bhudda and they are inclusive prices. Would recommend going toward the end of the day as less crowded...More

Thank Ailsa F
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

All the temples and palaces should be respected and wear appropriate clothings. All rules should be followed at all times. No eating and drinking inside the temples and palaces.

Thank jeg g
While you’ll see skyscrapers in most parts of Bangkok,
it’s the gilded roofs of ancient pagodas that adorn
the skyline of Banglamphu, the city’s historical and
most touristic district. Hordes of tourists flock to
this area to tick quite a few must-see attractions off
their to-do list, with the Grand Palace being the most
spectacular of them all. Banglamphu is also home to
Bangkok’s infamous tourist ghetto, centered around
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6 August 2017|
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Response from maldives99 | Reviewed this property |
Try not to go at weekends. The Thais have an official year of mourning their king so many are paying respects and I made the mistake to go at the weekend. It was heaving.....
CheeWei U
5 August 2017|
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Response from cjthingy | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure where your location is in relation to the Grand Palace but a tuk tuk would be my recommended mode of transport! They are cheap but haggle with the drivers as they will try to charge too much! The entrance to the... More

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