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Address: Na Phra Lan Rd, Maharaj Pier | next to Wat Phra Kaeo Temple Complex, Bangkok, Thailand
Phone Number: +66 (0) 2623 5500 ext. 3100
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Description: Bangkok's famous palace complex was built in 1782 and features several...
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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Long queuing, very humid, tons of tourists, need properly dress to visit this temple, pls respect the temples especially to western female tourists which look like almost naked... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 28, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Long queuing, very humid, tons of tourists, need properly dress to visit this temple, pls respect the temples especially to western female tourists which look like almost naked, beautiful temple

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

The entry to the grand palace comes a bit pricey... and reaching the palace gate could get tricky... some people tried convincing us that the palace is closed for ceremony... dont believe any of those. its open for 365 days..

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Bangkok, Thailand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

You definitely have to go there if you're in Bangkok. The entry costs TBH 500 and you need to make sure your arms and legs are covered, otherwise you need to queue for about half an hour to rent appropriate clothes. Architecture of the place is breathtaking, however, the place is definitely too crowded.

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Galle, Sri Lanka
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

A must visit and need to get a good guide but don't rush - so many little things to observe and see - take a good camera and time

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

A very impressive place that is a must in Bangkok. There are amazing things to see everywhere. It think that it is best seen on a organized tour as it is diffucult to understand what you see without a guide.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Magnificent place! Make sure to find out the time for the change of the guards. They had a large band moving from the outside of the city into the complex.

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Fayetteville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

The Grand Palace is easy to get too. It's right on the river. Well worth a visit. Hire a tour guide to give you the details that aren't in a tour book.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

This place is amazing to look at. There is so much to see. However before you go plan this very carefully. GO IN THE MORNING.... Where the correct attire ..ie, cover shoulders and legs to ankle with closed in shoes. This is a highly religious site ( temple area with emerald Buddha ) if you choose to go after noon... More 

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Odense, Denmark
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

This is a must see if you go to Bangkok, it's beautiful and very impressive. There are a lot of people and be aware of you things. Would I go a second time... no, one time is enough.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

If you have 1 day - you must visit the palace. Make sur you arrange r get on an organized tour as that is the only way to bypass the lines and understand what you are looking at. It is spectacular and the opulence is beyond almost anything I've ever seen!

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Address: Na Phra Lan Rd, Maharaj Pier | next to Wat Phra Kaeo Temple Complex, Bangkok, Thailand
Phone Number: +66 (0) 2623 5500 ext. 3100
Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Bangkok
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Monday 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Tuesday 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Wednesday 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Thursday 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Friday 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Saturday 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

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