Floating market Damnoensaduak
Several centuries ago, Thailand’s numerous canals and rivers served as country’s key transport arteries and their banks were humming with activity. Many things have changed since then, but the traditional floating markets are a vivid reminder of those times. They have long become Thailand’s trademark. The most famous one is the Damnoensaduak, located in the Ratchaburi province within 100 kilometer

Wat Ratchanadda (The Loha Prasat)
Situated in the Old Town not far from the Golden Mountain, the Wat Ratchanadda occupies a special place among the variety of Bangkok’s amazing temples. It is rightly considered to be one of the most original and impressive Buddhist temples in the capital and its genuine adornment. Wat Ratchanadda’s construction started in 1846. It was ordered by the King of Thailand Rama III, who dedicated the sa

Baiyoke Sky Tower
Built in the capital’s business center – the Ratchathewi district – in 1997, the Baiyoke Sky Tower is one of the most memorable elements of the city’s silhouette. It is Bangkok’s highest building: the 85-storey tower is 309 meters high. Thanks to its record size and remarkable architecture, it can be seen almost from any point in the capital’s center. Most of skyscraper’s floors – from the 22d to

Wat Benchamabophit (The Marble Temple)
Bangkok’s Marble Temple is a gem of the modern Thai architecture. It is city’s youngest and one of its most beautiful temples, which is reckoned among the top five frequently visited capital sights. Its Thai name – the Monastery of the Fifth King (Wat Benchamabophit) – refers to the Rama V who ordered temple’s construction in the late 19th century. He was the most beloved ruler in the country’s hi

Temple of Golden Buddha (Wat Traimit)
Wat Traimit, also known as the Temple of Golden Buddha, is one of the most famous sacral buildings in Bangkok. Situated in the heart of the China Town not far from the capital’s Central Railway Station, it is quarter’s main magnet that yearly attracts thousands of pilgrims and just curious travelers. Wat Traimit delights with its splendid forms, typical for Thai architecture, and with complex stru

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