The Grand Palace is like the Forbidden City in Beijing. Although there is no grandeur of the Forbidden City in Beijing, the exquisiteness, luxury and beauty of the Grand Palace are unique. The Grand Palace brings together the best of Thai architecture, painting, sculpture and decorating art. Its style has the distinctive characteristics of Siamese architectural art, so it is highly appreciated by tourists from all over the world and is known as the “Thailand Art Encyclopedia”. To visit the Grand Palace, you must wear long trousers. If you don’t wear it, you will have free clothes to wear at the door, but you have to queue for a long time. It is recommended that you are ready taking all necessary items before going to the Grand Palace.
The feeling of going to the inside of the Grand Palace feels really magnificent, the roof and the building are golden, which are very luxury. But there are too many tourists, and if you can, choose to go there during the time to open the door of the scenic spot or during the afternoon time. Grand Palace opening time is from 08:30-16:00. If you are going there at noon, the sun is hot, and there is nowhere to hide to be cool, and there are many people. Do remember to prepare for sun protection, be sure to remember to drink more water!
In the Grand Palace, what you can enjoy is not only the magnificent scenery, but also the exotic customs. It is a great place highly recommended for you trip in Thailand.
Near the Grand Palace in Bangkok, there is a shop specializing in various souvenirs and it is called Siam Exotique, which is famous for selling fine handicrafts in Thailand and attracts many foreign tourists. Not only is it a souvenir shop, the owner is a collector, but he hopes to develop it into a museum of his own. In addition to choosing favorite souvenirs, visitors can also visit and appreciate these exotic artworks.