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The Grand Palace

Na Phra Lan Rd, Maharaj Pier | next to Wat Phra Kaeo Temple Complex, Bangkok, Thailand
+66 2 623 5500 ext. 3100
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Bangkok's famous palace complex was built in 1782 and features several magnificent buildings including Wat Phra Kaeo (Temple of the Emerald Buddha), which contains a beautiful Emerald Buddha that dates back to the 14th century.
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Na Phra Lan Rd, Maharaj Pier | next to Wat Phra Kaeo Temple Complex, Bangkok, Thailand
+66 2 623 5500 ext. 3100
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Reviewed yesterday

the amount of tourists is almost unseen before. The Grand Palace is a group of buildings at the heart of Bangkok city. The Kings of Siam later Thailand were officially living in those buildings since 1782. Until 1925 the king, his court and his royal...More

Thank Stephan G
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This palace is truly a wonder to marvel at! The opulence and attention to detail is breathtaking! The palace is huge with tons of photo opportunities, it may be a good idea to have a guided tour to get the most out of your experience...More

Thank jozi_traveller
Reviewed yesterday

its must visit place in bangkok. my mother get turned down at the gate because she wasnt wearing long sleeved shirt but still covered her arms and shoulders with scarf. however the women at the gate said you must wear long sleeved SHIRT, so we...More

Thank channie962
Reviewed 2 days ago

It is a long queue, it is warm, it is enormous, but it is worth it. When visiting Bangkok you should absolutely visit Grand Palace. It is cultural, and beautiful. Watch out so you do not get fooled or tricked by mysterious people/men outside, trying...More

Thank Linda W
Reviewed 2 days ago

Fist time to The Grand Palace, very nice place and beautiful and many the traveler come to this place

Thank Oranuch B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A guide is well worth it here as it's very busy.They will not only explain the history of the Palace , they don't have a problem telling tourists to move out of your way so they can take some great pictures for you , (the...More

3  Thank wotssup
Reviewed 2 days ago

This palace could be the location of a fairy tale!.Go early in the morning to avoid the crowds as everyone who visits Bangkok has to see this place of interest.

Thank wilhelmus2017
Reviewed 3 days ago

Beautiful buildings. It is amazing. Crowded as most popular sights. A must to see. The tour can be combined with other attractrions, like the declining Buddha and a trip through the canals of the town in one of the canoes. The canoes though are no...More

Thank ctarwireyi6267
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you only have time to visit one temple during your stay in Bangkok, make sure it is this one. It's so beautiful and there is a lot to see. Take plenty of water as it is so hot with so many people visiting! Make...More

Thank Emily S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The grand palace is a beautiful place, must see while in thailand. It is usually very crowded since is a touristic place. But the pictures look very beautiful! Check it out

Thank Dania U
While you’ll see skyscrapers in most parts of Bangkok,
it’s the gilded roofs of ancient pagodas that adorn
the skyline of Banglamphu, the city’s historical and
most touristic district. Hordes of tourists flock to
this area to tick quite a few must-see attractions off
their to-do list, with the Grand Palace being the most
spectacular of them all. Banglamphu is also home to
Bangkok’s infamous tourist ghetto, centered around
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9 July 2017|
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Response from 682Patrick108 | Reviewed this property |
500 baht per pax, covering temple, palace n coins museum
25 June 2017|
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Response from d s | Reviewed this property |
@Polos, The King is given Huge respect in Thailand and the ceremony starts on 25th the whole Grand palace and the chapel will be closed from Oct 25 to 29 so plan accordingly.
Eman D
16 June 2017|
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Response from Bharti K | Reviewed this property |
You will be able to take photos of the Grand Palace but when going inside where the Emerald Buddha is, no photos allowed there. You can go Wat Pho for a fee and take photos of the Reclining Buddha, well worth the visit.