Don't Miss These Must-Do Activities in Bangkok
The capital of Thailand and southeast Asia’s travel epicenter, Bangkok bewitches and bewilders. Whether you’re zipping through the streets in a hot-pink taxi, cruising the Chao Phraya River at sunset in an elegant barge, or hopping from market to market in a colorful tuk-tuk, the city will leave you energized and enthused.
It pays to plan ahead to beat the crowds, though: Nearby attractions, from the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Ayutthaya to the Bridge on the River Kwai, immortalized on film, can get booked up quickly, especially in high season. From temples to markets, from massage to muay thai boxing, see below to discover the essential sights, activities, and experiences in Thailand’s city of angels.