Day Tour to Bangkok Grand Palace, Emerald Buddha and Gems Gallery

1 Day

Join this day tour to visit Bangkok Grand Palace, Gems Gallery, and Emerald Buddha, Thailand’s holiest religious statue carved from jade at the Wat Phra Kaew. On a group trip, get an in-depth look at Bangkok‘s cultural gems. You may avoid the craziness of public transportation by taking comfortable round-trip transportation from your accommodation.

Culture vultures will appreciate the Grand Palace’s express entrance, which allows them to spend more time exploring the gardens, including Wat Phra Kaew Temple. Later, visit the Gems Gallery, Wat Arun Temple, and Wat Pho Temple’s Reclining Buddha.

Highlights

  • Explore the Grand Palace, Bangkok’s main tourist attraction.
  • Visit Thailand’s holiest religious statue carved from jade at the Wat Phra Kaew, the temple of the Emerald Buddha.
  • A visit to Gem’s Gallery.

Day Tour to Bangkok Grand Palace, Emerald Buddha & Gems Gallery

Bangkok Royal Grand Palace, Emerald Buddha and Gems Gallery

Visit the Grand Palace and marvel at its architectural complexity. There are a number of attractions at the Grand Palace Complex, including Wat Phra Kaew (Emerald Buddha Temple).

Close to where you enter the complex today, the Outer Court contained departments of government where the king was directly engaged, such as civil administration, including the military, and the treasury. The Emerald Buddha Temple is located next to the outer court on one corner of the complex. Visit the Gallery of Gem as well.

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Wat Phra Kaeo (Temple of Emerald Buddha)

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Last Updated on February 16, 2022 by Tours Editor @ gotravelyourself.com