8 Sights in Bangkok, Thailand (with Map and Images)

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Here you can find interesting sights in Bangkok, Thailand. Click on a marker on the map to view details about the sight. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 8 sights are available in Bangkok, Thailand.

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1. Yaowarat Road

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Yaowarat Road in Samphanthawong District is the main artery of Bangkok's Chinatown. Modern Chinatown now covers a large area around Yaowarat and Charoen Krung Road. It has been the main centre for trading by the Chinese community since they moved from their old site some 200 years ago to make way for the construction of Wat Phra Kaew, the Grand Palace. Nearby is the Phahurat or Little India. The area is bordered by the Chao Phraya River to the south. Yaowarat Road is well known for its variety of foodstuffs, and at night turns into a large "food street" that draws tourists and locals from all over the city.

Wikipedia: Yaowarat Road (EN)

2. Golden Buddha

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The Golden Buddha, officially titled Phra Phuttha Maha Suwanna Patimakon, commonly known in Thai as Phra Sukhothai Traimit, is a gold Maravijaya Attitude seated Buddharupa statue, with a weight of 5.5 tonnes. It is located in the temple of Wat Traimit, Bangkok, Thailand. At one point in its history the statue was covered with a layer of stucco and coloured glass to conceal its true value, and it remained in this condition for almost 200 years, ending up as what was then a pagoda of minor significance. During relocation of the statue in 1955, the plaster was chipped off and the gold revealed.

Wikipedia: Golden Buddha (statue) (EN)

3. Wat Chakkrawat Rachawat Woramahawihan

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Rajavaswara Temple, popularly referred to as Imperial Temple or Rajavas Imperial Temple for short. It was originally a Rat Temple named Wat Nang Ploom. Created during the Ayutthaya period Later in the Rattanakosin period, it was called The Temple of Sampeng is presumed to have come from the three women she co-built, and probably also because it was close to Sampeng, or Sam Peng. It's the same as the Three Chinese Temples, or the Temple of the Trimitrology Ramwara Vihara, which is close to each other. Chao Phrayabdindradecha renovated the entire monastery around 1819 and consecrated His Majesty the King as a royal monastery and named it the Rajavas Imperial Temple around 1825. The sculptor sculpted from a painting of a statue of Lord Phrayabdindradecha at Harirak Ramathibodi (the sculptor). The King of Cambodia to build at Udong Mechai.

Wikipedia: วัดจักรวรรดิราชาวาสวรมหาวิหาร (TH)

4. Memorial of Expeditionary Force

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The World War I Volunteers Monument is a monument located on a triangular street in the north corner of Sanam Luang, opposite the Phra Nakhon National Museum. It is a monument to Thai soldiers who fought on European battlefields. After the outbreak of World War I in 1914, Thailand, together with its allies France, Britain and the United States, declared war on Germany and Austria-Hungary on July 22, 1917.

Wikipedia: อนุสาวรีย์ทหารอาสา (TH)

5. Bangkok National Museum

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The Bangkok National Museum is the main branch museum of the National Museums in Thailand and also one of the largest museums in Southeast Asia. It features exhibits of Thai art and history. It occupies the former palace of the vice king, set between Thammasat University and the National Theater, facing Sanam Luang.

Wikipedia: Bangkok National Museum (EN)

6. Wat Chana Songkhram Ratchaworamahawihan

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Wat Chanasongkhram Ratchaworamahawiharn, usually shortened to Wat Chana Songkhram, is a second-class royal monastery in Chana Songkram Sub-district, Phra Nakhon District, Bangkok, within area of Bang Lamphu opposite to Khaosan Road and next to Rambuttri Road.

Wikipedia: Wat Chana Songkhram (EN)

7. Gurdwara Siri Guru Singh Sabha

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Located in Bangkok's Phahurat district, the gurdwara Sri Guru Singh Sabha is the place of worship of a Sikh community that has lived in Thailand for about a century and has created textile businesses that are still thriving today.

Wikipedia: Gurdwara Sri Guru Singh Sabha (FR)

8. Sanam Luang

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Sanam Luang is a 74.5 rai (119,200 m2) open field and public square in front of Wat Phra Kaew and the Grand Palace, Bangkok, Thailand. Sanam Luang is in the Phra Nakhon District, the historic center of Bangkok.

Wikipedia: Sanam Luang (EN)

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