Travel Attractions

THE Grand Palace

The Grand Palace

The Grand Palace

Quick facts about The Grand Palace

  • Name: The Grand Palace
  • Built: 18th century
  • Location: Bangkok, Thailand
  • Type of attraction: Architectural, Museum, Temple
  • Ticket price: Starting from $15

The most famous landmark in Bangkok and presumably in entire Thailand, The Grand Palace is mesmerizing architectural complex in the heart of Bangkok.

Built in 1782, it is a seat of Thai King and the government for over 150 years. It also hosts Thai war ministry, state departments, and the mint.

Within a complex is also Wat Phra Kaew or Temple of the Emerald Buddha, the most sacred temple in Thailand.

The Grand Palace complex is a must when visiting Thailand and you will need entire day to visit all its areas.

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

Top hotels near The Grand Palace

Chakrabongse Villas

Chakrabongse Villas

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Millennium Hilton Bangkok

Stop at Millennium Hilton Bangkok - Riverside to discover the wonders of Bangkok. Featuring a complete list of amenities, guests will find their stay at the property a comfortable one.

Royal Orchid Sheraton Hotel and Towers

Royal Orchid Sheraton Hotel and Towers

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Interesting facts about The Grand Palace

  • It is made mostly of wood. There are different materials used, of course, but the main building material is wood.

  • It resembles Ayutthaya, the former capital of Siam, with its layout of buildings and courts.

  • It is also an art gallery, having many painting and sculptures on display.

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