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A WOW Cultural Heritage

A MUST and WOW cultural heritage of the glorious past with architectures unique to the long... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2018
Shawyun T
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Al Ain
Humble beginings

A great and wonderful palace to see when it is nice and quiet. Most of the time there are lots of... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Avtar P
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Bangkok, Thailand
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The Royal Grand Palace | Na Phralan Road, Phra Nakhon District, Bangkok, Thailand
Banglamphu
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Reviewed 15 August 2018

A MUST and WOW cultural heritage of the glorious past with architectures unique to the long standing monarchy and heritage. Always packed with tourist to get a WOW view of architectural wonders amidst mythical creatures and nearby Buddhist monasteries

Thank Shawyun T
Reviewed 10 July 2018

A great and wonderful palace to see when it is nice and quiet. Most of the time there are lots of people here everyday visiting but when you can see it on a reasonably quiet day it is a most humbling experience...

1  Thank Avtar P
Reviewed 8 July 2018

The Grand Palace was crowded, we did manage to get in and look around, impressive once in. Lots of Temples and shrines, places selling stuff, food can be brought at stalls.

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Reviewed 21 June 2018

It is really The Royal Grand Palace. What a beauty, and beside its beauty the people are just genuine.

1  Thank dsaftu
Reviewed 27 May 2018

The grounds are amazing, but to walk around is a nightmare. Strickt dresscode and millions of people. It is almost impossible to enjoy the beauty of it. The admission fee is high.

Thank Aldona M
Reviewed 1 May 2018

Like most of these places it is best to go with a guide who can take you through in a systematic manner and explain all the nuances. This was a first stop and helped us understand the culture.

Thank tfizzle
Reviewed 12 April 2018

The temples were outstanding to see. Such different architecture. We arrived early but there are still a lot of people. By the time we left you could hardly move.

Thank winnerdeb
Reviewed 11 April 2018

The fee of entrance is a bit expensive but worth it. You should wear long clothes or otherwise security might not let you in. Temple is very cool. Gardens are beautiful as well. Would recommend visiting.

Thank Lisa P
Reviewed 6 April 2018

Shows the power of monarchy in modern era also. Very famous kind and it's kingdom who is ruling over heart of thai people for centuries. Take water and sun block along with cap while visit the place. Beautiful place along with splendid lawn and greenness....More

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Reviewed 24 March 2018

Albeit expensive for the entrance fee, it was worth every penny . Beautiful place and the gardens were exquisite

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Banglamphu
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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The maps are very helpful for choosing hotels nearby. Personally, we like the Novatel Chain. There are 8 in Bankgkok offering clean, comfortable, quiet hotels that also offer a full buffet breakfast.
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