The Grand Palace, once the official home of the Kings of Siam - built in traditional Thai architecture mixed with European designs. Explore the magnificent halls of the Grand Palace, the historic complex that served as King Rama I ’s residence and center of administration. Next, visit one of the most important Buddhist temples in Thailand, Wat Phra Kaew or the Temple of the Emerald Buddha. Marvel at the great image of Buddha in the meditating position, that was carved from single jade stone. You’ll then make your way to the famous Wat Pho or the Temple of the Reclining Buddha. You will also visit The Royal Funeral Hall and The Royal Coronation Hall.
What is included in the tour
- Pick/ Drop Transfer
- English Speaking Guide
- Entrance Fee
What is NOT included in the tour
- Tips/ Gratitude
- Personal Expense
- Immerse yourself in the history and culture of Thailand with this exciting Bangkok Grand Palace Private Tour.
- You’ll then make your way to the famous Wat Pho or the Temple of the Reclining Buddha.
- Visit the historic Wat Phra Kaew and Wat Pho, to catch a glimpse of the temples’ impressive Buddhas.
- Experience the beauty, history, and culture of Bangkok during this exciting Grand Palace Private Tour.
- Meet your English-speaking guide in the hotel's lobby.
- Depart from hotel to Rattanakosin Island, the original area of Bangkok when it was first established as the capital over 200 years ago.
- This is a must-see for every visitor to Bangkok, for the Grand Palace Complex includes
- Visit Wat Phra Kaeo, Temple of the Emerald Buddha (Wat Pra Keaw) is unquestionably one of the most exotic Buddhist temples and at the heart of the temple itself is the most fabulous Buddha image cut from one piece of jade - it is the holiest and most revered of all religious objects in Thailand today.
- Visit The Grand Palace, an area of 218,400 sq. metres and is surrounded by walls built in 1782. A mix of traditional Thai architectural and some other European styles. The length of the four walls is 1,900 metres. Within these walls are situated government offices and the Chapel Royal of the Emerald Buddha besides the royal residences. This also includes a visit to the Royal Funeral Hall and the Royal Coronation Hall.
- City-sightseeing tour along Ratchadumnoen Rd. (The Royal's Way). En route, you can see many magnificent temples and architectural buildings, including the City Pillar Shrine, National Museum, Democracy Monument, Golden Mountain, Thai Boxing Stadium, Anantasamakhom Palace, Parliament House, Dusit Zoo and Chitlada Palace King's Residence.
- Arrive at your hotel.
- Remark: Please do not were shorts, sandals, no-sleeves T-shirts. A camera may not use inside the buildings.