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Bangkok Stopover

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Siam Paragon (สยามพารากอน)

Siam Paragon (สยามพารากอน)- Take the Sky Train to Siam Paragon for excellent shopping.

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The Jim Thompson House (พิพิธภัณฑ์บ้านไทย จิม ทอมป์สัน)

The Jim Thompson House- . Proceed to the lovely former home of Jim Thompson. Enjoy lunch at the excellent restaurant and then explore the grounds and his art collection; the traditional-style teak home is a must for admirers of Thai antiques and interior design.

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Golden Mount (พระบรมบรรพต (ภูเขาทอง))

พระบรมบรรพต (ภูเขาทอง) Golden Mount- Walk up the Golden Mount at Wat Saket for a view of the city before boarding a tuk-tuk (a motorized rickshaw) to the Grand Palace.

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Arun Residence

Arun Residence- This is the perfect stop for lunch before continuing to Bangkok’s central market, a labyrinthine maze of stalls along the river. Enjoy a delicious meal, overlooking the beautiful temple Wat Arun.

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Bangkok Noi Canal

Bangkok Noi Canal- Take a private boat trip through the canals of “Bangkok Noi” on the Thonburi side of the city. Visit the Amulet Market, selling wearable protection from evil spirits or bad fortune.

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วัดอรุณราชวรารามฯ (Wat Arun Rajwararam)

Chao Phraya River- This river bisects the city and is a busy waterway used for transportation by an elaborate network of ferries and water taxis. Ride on a commuter canal boat to Ratanakosin Island.

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Temple of the Emerald Buddha (วัดพระศรีรัตนศาสดาราม (วัดพระแก้ว))

วัดพระศรีรัตนศาสดาราม (Temple of the Emerald Buddha) วัดพระแก้ว- Also known as Wat Phra Kaew, visit this gleaming temple that houses the country’s most sacred religious image, the Emerald Buddha.

The Grand Palace (พระบรมมหาราชวัง)

Grand Palace- The ceremonial home of the Thai Royal family, and the location of the majestic Temple of the Emerald Buddha, is an awe-inspiring stop!

The Marble Temple (วัดเบญจมบพิตรดุสิตวนาราม)

วัดเบญจมบพิตรดุสิตวนาราม (The Marble Temple)- Here observe monks practicing their morning chants; take an opportunity to make a ceremonial offering to them.

Rattanakosin Island Condo

Ratanakosin Island- Take a ride on a commuter canal boat to Ratanakosin Island, the “old city,” which houses many of Bangkok’s most important temples, administrative buildings, and museums.