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Almost every traveller visiting Bangkok for the first time has this ardent urge to visit these unique shopping areas conducted from the traditional boats. Despite the fact that sellers are more worried about tourists as compared to local people nowadays, the floating markets of Bangkok are still heaped with tropical fruits and vegetables, ready-to-drink coconut juice and local food cooked from floating kitchens found right on the vessel.
It might sound strange but there are different varieties of floating markets in Bangkok. While most of them begin their operations early morning at around 05:00 AM, rest remain open till noon as well. Well, it is best advised to sit and relax without any bargaining over prices, you can even opt for a guided boat tour to Bang KhuWiang, Bang Nam Pheung, DamnoenSaduak, KhlongLatMayom and various other beautiful and impressive floating markets.
Location: Floating markets are located throughout Bangkok and surrounding provinces
Things to keep in mind: Depending on the market you chose to visit, ensure that you are aware of the opening and closing timings of different markets. Also, some markets operate on weekends, make sure that you are well aware of the fact. Bargaining is a tough job here and is time-consuming also, thus, is recommended that you do slight research before jumping onto the price argument with the vendors.
Located in Khlong Sam Wa , the Safari World, within an area of 170 acres is a drive-in zoological park divided into two parts. The first is the Safari Park to house a large variety of animals like zebra, deer, giraffe, birds tigers lions, bears, etc. in a natural habitat. The second is the Marine Park which hosts events like the famous dolphin show. The Safari world zoo is the perfect place for families with children to visit in Thailand. Come face to face with thousands of rare and endangered species roaming freely in their natural habitat. The park provides a coach service for visitors who do not drive in.
Timings: Opens daily from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Price: The approximate price ranges from 50 Baht to 350 Baht.
Madame Tussauds in Bangkok offers you the chance to brush shoulders with your favorite Hollywood stars, local celebrities, sports heroes and heroines, even heads of state. Madame Tussauds has opened its 10th attraction in Bangkok, with a revolutionary concept – the wax museum with exhibits you can touch, hug, play with and even kiss. Pose with the U.S. President and the First Lady in the Oval Office, play basketball with the NBA star Yao Ming or give Leonardo DiCaprio an air-kiss (or real kiss). Waltz down the red carpet and join the party of the Hollywood A-List, including George Clooney, Brad Pitt, Julia Roberts and Angelina Jolie, to name just a few. A day out at Madame Tussauds wax museum is unlike any other you have experienced before.
Timings: Opens daily from 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM
Price: The approximate price for an adult is 600 Baht and for a child is 500 Baht.
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Traveller Tales From Bangkok
06 May 2019
The best experience of sea life till date. It overseeded my previous experience at underwater world pattaya. Getting tickets was hassle free - just show the QR code and get your ticket from Information...
29 March 2019
"awesome experience. with good food, breeze views. loved it."
Soumik Kumar Dey
13 May 2019
Best jungle tour ever! Safari world is great where you can observe wildlife closely that includes birds, giraffes, rhinos, etc. The main attractions are tiger feeding and lion feeding inside safari wor...
06 May 2019
Superb experience here at Safari world. It was a really organised tour with staff picking up at Century Mall and having a bus tour through the jungles of Safari park. The shows at Marine world were gre...
30 January 2019
Well, it was a well-organised tour from Thrillophilia! We really enjoyed it! The guide was a very friendly and informative person! When you go to safari world you will see many Indians and you become c...
30 January 2019
It was perfect ! But you need to walk much because the kiosk is in basement
30 January 2019
Very nice ! Well organised tour !
25 January 2019
"Wonderful and hassle free experience..."
08 January 2019
"Amazing service on time pick up "
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What You Should Know More About Things To Do in Bangkok
Bangkok is a huge bright city which offers tourists several must do things. Some of the must do things in Bangkok are:
· Visit to Safari World Tour Zoo and Marine Park
· Visit to Grand Palace which is the royal palace
· Visit to Wat Pho which houses the reclining Buddha
· Full Moon Party at Koh Phangan
· Trying the exotic street food
· Visit to the floating market
· Night biking in Bangkok
· Lunch or dinner cruise on Chao Phraya
· Visit to different bars and pubs such as Cloud 47, The Roof@38 Bar, Demo etc
· Shopping at Chatuchak Weekend Market
If you are an adventure enthusiast then Bangkok offers a wide array of activities to keep your adrenalin pumping. Some of the best adventure activities in Bangkok:
· Wakeboarding at the Taco Lake
· Rock Climbing at the Urban Playground
· Muay Thai gym sessions
· Go Karting activity at EasyKart
· Artificial surfing at the Flow House
· Skydiving at Chonburi area
· Stock Car Racing
· Formula Driving at Taki Racing
· Diving with sharks at Siam Ocean World
· Extreme Cycling at Peppermint Bike Park
These are some hugely sought after adventure activities available in Bangkok.
There are several water sports available in Bangkok.
You can do board riding at Flow House in Bangkok. The place gives you an opportunity to ride on artificial waves.
Then there is Planet Scuba where you can obtain lessons on scuba diving. Then you can do wakeboarding at Taco Lake. This is an amazing cable park located very close to the Suvarnabhumi Airport.
Then there is Nongbon Water sports where you can do sailing, kayaking, windsurfing and boat rowing. Water sports are also available at Siam Park City.
Honeymooners can have an amazing time in Bangkok. Some of the most romantic things which you can do in Bangkok are:
· Couple massages at various massage and spa centers in Bangkok such as The Oriental Spa
· Enjoying the sunset at Moon Bar located at Banyan Tree’s rooftop
· Partying at pubs and restaurants
· Full Moon Party in Koh Phangan
· Fine dining Dinner or lunch cruise on River Chao Phraya
· Night Biking tour
· Shopping at the floating market
Some of the best places to enjoy scuba diving in Bangkok are Planet Scuba and Mermaids Dive Center. Scuba diving session costs 14, 200 Thai Baht for Thai locals and 15,800 Thai Baht for the foreigners; you are given six hours of training lessons on basic of scuba diving. You are also given 2 days of 5 one-hour pool dives along with 2 days of 4 one-hour open water dives. Planet Scuba boasts of almost 30 years of training experience.
For snorkeling, you can travel to James Bond Island or to Koh Talu Island. Snorkeling session at James Bond Island costs around INR 4000. Get your bookings done in advance in order to avoid any delay later on. Snorkeling tours are also organized in Pattaya. The coral islands look truly spectacular and offer you the most relaxing holiday experience.
Some of the amazing aerial activities in Bangkok are:
· Helicopter tour of the city
· Zip Line in Chiang Mai
· Flight of the Gibbon zipline tour
· Skydiving and Parachuting
· Paragliding tours in South Thailand
One of the best helicopter tours of the city is offered by Skydance Helicopter Tour In the helicopter tour. Most of the main landmarks of the city are Phang Nga Bay, James Bond Island, Ratchamangkala Stadium, Paknam Samutprakarn, Phra Samut Chedi, Silom business district of Bangkok, ancient city etc. The cost of the helicopter varies as per whether you are taking a group tour or a private tour. In a helicopter tour an English speaking pilot accompanies you, who will inform you about different places which you see on the way.
Book a dinner cruise on river Chao Phraya for just $25. You will be served amazing Thai food and can bask in the beauty of wonderful views. Having dinner in the open environment is truly amazing and you will also get to see important landmarks of the city. A lot of people go for night cycling tour of the whole city. It is a thrilling experience to be on the streets of Bangkok. You can begin your trip from Phra Nakhon and go through small alleys and lanes to have a glimpse of local lifestyle from close quarters. You must cross ancient temples and even ride through the Rattanakosin Island. Also visit spots such as Wat Kalayanamit and Bang Luang Masjid.
Kite surfing can be done in Koh Phangan or at Hua Hin. Hua Hin is preferred due to its proximity to Bangkok. It is just 2 hrs away from Bangkok and has very good wind for kite surfing. If you want to learn kite surfing, it costs around 4000 Thai Baht. A 3 day course can cost around 11,000 Thai Baht. But if just want to rent the kite surfing equipment it will cost you around 1000 to 1400 Thai Baht for an hour.
ATV rides are usually organized in Pattaya. You need to be at least 15 years old to ride an ATV. For ATV riding, you need not to have a prior experience. The ride is quite exciting and be ready to get all dirty. Proper instructions are given as how to ride these automatic machines.
Flight of Gibbon near Bangkok is the most famous ziplining tour in Bangkok. It costs around INR 6840. You will be given a safety briefing and then you can zipline through the beautiful rainforest located at a distance of 1 hr from Bangkok.
Which are some famous theme parks in Bangkok? What are its entry charges?
Some of the famous theme parks in Bangkok are:
· Fantasia Lagoon
· Dinosaur Planet
· Siam Park City
Entry fee for Fantasia Lagoon is 100 Baht. This huge theme water park is truly beautiful. It is divided into different parts such as Mystery Island, Magic Jungle, Pirate cove etc
There are so many places where you can go to enjoy nightlife in Bangkok.You can go to a nightclub or a bar or an open terrace restaurant.
· Nana Plaza
· Levels Club, Lounge & Terrace
· Soi Cowboy
Sukhumvit road is hub of all activity at night and it is totally safe to go there. It feels as if a carnival is on and you can do whatever activity you wish.
Some of the famous sailing sites in Bangkok are:
· Hotel Banyan Tree – Apsara dinner cruise
· Damnoen Saduak Day cruise
· Island of Koh Tao
· Hotels near The Grand Palace
· Hotels close to Jim Thompson House
The best floating markets in Bangkok are:
· Talin Chan Floating Market
· Amphawa Floating Market
· Bang Nam Pheung Floating Market
· Damnoen Saduak
· Khlong Lat Mayom Floating Market
These floating markets are popular all across the world.
For best experience of art and culture you must visit areas such as Aor Tor Kor Market,, floating markets such as Damnoen Saduak etc. Check out the famous landmarks of the city such as the 45 meter Reclining Buddha of Wat Pho, Royal Chapel and marble temple of Wat Benchamabophit etc.