One of the activities to eliminate fatigue because of daily activities for some people is traveling. In addition to the fun of our streets also so much to know about the culture, habits, food from where we visit. There are so many places that you can make for traveling purposes, from destinations at home and abroad.
One country that is quite famous for its tourist attraction is Thailand. Tourist attractions in Thailand are diverse, and more cultural tourism. This is one of the factors that many Indonesians travel to Thailand. Here are about 6 tourist attractions in Thailand, refer to the reviews below.
Most of the tourist attractions in Thailand are located in the capital of this country namely the city of Bangkok. One of the famous tourist attraction located in Bangkok is the Grand Palace. Grand Palace is considered one of the most beautiful buildings located in Thailand. This building has also been considered as one of the most attractive tourist attractions in Thailand for the traveler. The Grand Palace was built in 1782 and originally served as a palace for the kings of Thailand. Grand Palace Building combines elements of native Thai architecture with western-style architecture. At this location, you can also find a garden that is styled in English style.
Another building you can find inside the Grand Palace complex is a temple considered to be the most sacred temple in Thailand. In this temple you can see a 66 cm Buddha statue. This Buddha statue was made in the 14th century and is considered the most sacred Buddha statue in Thailand. Within a year, there are three times the Buddha statue changing ceremony which becomes one of the interesting attractions that you can follow. If you want to visit the Grand Palace complex, you should wear a decent dress. It is advisable not to wear tank tops, shorts, or sandals when visiting this location. To visit the Grand Palace, you have to pay entrance tickets for around 500 baht
In addition to the Grand Palace, other tourist attractions in Thailand that you can visit while traveling in this country is Wat Arun. Wat Arun Temple is one of the oldest temples in Thailand. Wat Arun Temple is filled with decorations of glass mosaics and Chinese porcelain. This temple building itself is a picture of Mount Meru which is the center of the universe in Buddhism. Wat Arun is located in Thonburi, a location opposite Rattanakosin Island. Rattanakosin Island is the location of the Grand Palace mentioned above. Thonburi and Rattanakosin Island are separated by a river called the Chao Phraya River. In the center of the temple, you can find a Prang or a 70-meter-high monument. This monument became one of the characteristics of Thailand that has been known around the world.
Wat Arun is also known as Temple of Dawn. This title is obtained because the location of the temple that looks very beautiful when viewed with a reddish background twilight. If you want to capture a photo while visiting this location, you can come in the morning when this location is not too crowded by visitors.
Well for you who want to shop in Thailand while enjoying the tourist attraction offered by this country, you should visit Chatuchak Weekend Market or Chatuchak Sunday Market. Chatuchak Sunday Market is regarded as one of the tourist attractions in Thailand are pretty much visited by the traveler. This market is also one of the biggest markets you can find in Asia. This location becomes a weekend place that is not only sought by the citizens of Bangkok, but also by traveler from various countries.
Chatuchak market is always crowded by visitors. At this location you can find various types of goods ranging from typical Thai souvenirs to various types of clothing products offered in various boutiques. If you want to visit the tourist attractions in Thailand this one, make sure you wear comfortable clothes because you will probably spend a long time to surround Chatuchak Market.
Wat Pho is also considered as one of the tourist attractions in Thailand that you should visit in this country. Wat Pho is also known as Wat Phra Chetuphon. The temple is also considered one of the oldest temples in Thailand. The attraction of this shrine is a statue of Buddha Lying or also known as the famous Reclining Buddha worldwide. The statue is 46 meters long and 15 meters high. The entire surface of the statue is coated with pure gold 8Ogr.
Wat Pho location not too far from the Grand Palace. You only need about 10 minutes’ walk from the Grand Palace if you want to visit this location. The Wat Pho complex is also known as a traditional Thai massage learning center or also known as Thai Massage. You can try Thai Massage service at this location also loh. The entrance fee of Wat Pho cost about 100 baht. Similarly, when visiting the Grand Palace, you are advised to wear a decent dress when visiting Wat Pho.
Khao San Road
Another interesting location which is also one of the tourist attractions in Thailand is Khao San Road. The street is also very crowded, as well as Chatuchak Market. Khao San Road was once one of the rice markets in Bangkok. But today Khao San Road has turned into a gathering place for backpackers from around the world. In this area you can find a lot of cheap lodging places, hostels, even up to three star hotels. At this location you can also find various shops selling fashion products, tattoo places, reflexology places, travel agents, bars, cafes, to restaurants.
Want to enjoy a culinary tour? Tourist attractions in Thailand this could be the right choice. You can find various types of culinary offerings at this location from Thai specialties such as Pad Thai, Tom Yum, and Mango Sticky Rice, even to fad dishes such as spring rolls, fried chicken, or fried insects. Khao San Road area began to crowd late in the afternoon until midnight.