Bangkok, the capital of Thailand, is an enthralling place, glistening with thrilling activities, startling nightlife, towering skyscrapers, gracious people, and colorful culture.
The period between November and March is ideal to visit Bangkok in March, April, and May are extremely hot.
The , Grand Palace, Wat Phra Kaew, Wat Traimit, Baiyoke Sky Tower, , Victory Monument, Museum of Siam, Wat Pho, and Wat Mahathat are the best attractions in Bangkok.
The traffic in Bangkok is heavily congested. is readily available at all prime spots. The service of MRT (underground metro) and BTS (above-ground sky train) runs from 6 a.m. until late midnight and is the cheapest mode of travel. You have to buy separate tickets for each of them. The starting fare for both is 0.50THB. You can also go for taxis and tuk-tuks that are available at bargained prices.
Bangkok has two airports – and Suvarnabhumi Airport. Both these airports are located at a distance of 30km from the city center, but are far away from each other. is linked to all major airports and offer a range of facilities. The best way to reach Bangkok is to book a flight to this airport. The cheapest way to travel from Suvarnabhumi Airport to Don Muang Airport is the free shuttle buses that run every hour. Also, you can take the bus to reach Public Transportation Centre offering services to all locations in Bangkok.
Individuals staying in Bangkok for 30 days or less do not need a visa, but the passport must have a validity of at least 6 months.
Bangkok is prone to mosquito-borne diseases. So, vaccinations for Typhoid, Hepatitis B, Hepatitis B, Cholera, Influenza, and Japanese Encephalitis are recommended.
The basic language of Bangkok is Thai.
The currency of Bangkok is Thai Baht (B). There are almost 50,000 spectacular places in Bangkok to eat. The Dairy Queen, Swensen’s, and Iberry offers one of the cheapest food. Chao Phraya Princess, Loy Nava, and Wan Fah are ideal for a luxurious dine-in.
Bangkok offers a range of hotels to serve travelers. You can book ultra-cheap rooms under 400B around Banglamphu’s Thanon Khao San area. For a decent room for 500B, check out and . There are luxurious accommodations available for more than 600B along the banks of Chao Phraya River.