Grand Palace & Emerald Buddha Temple Tour

From £36 per person

Book now
Key Details
Duration
4 hours
Skip the Line
Mobile Voucher Accepted
Instant Confirmation
Live Guide
English

Select date and participants:

Fetching...

What You'll Do
  • Enjoy a spectacular Grand Palace tour of Thai royal families
  • Shop at the Gems Gallery
  • Have a relaxing round trip transfer from your Bangkok city hotel
  • Learn cultural insights about Coronation Hall & Royal Funeral Hall
Overview
Discover the Royal Grand Palace, an astonishing 60-acre Bangkok landmark that features spectacular Thai architecture with many temples and pagodas, and the magnificent Temple of the Emerald Buddha, all within the vicinity of Bangkok city.
What to Expect
Discover the Royal Grand Palace, an astonishing 60-acre Bangkok landmark that features spectacular Thai architecture with many temples and pagodas, and the magnificent Temple of the Emerald Buddha, all within the vicinity of Bangkok city.

Start your tour with a hotel pick-up and head towards the most famous landmark of Bangkok, the Royal Grand Palace built in 1782. Get architectural insights about the significance of this magnificent structure represents a veritable textbook of various Thai decorative techniques. Be amazed by the fine architecture – proud golden domes, inspirational spires, mosaics of glass or porcelain, and exotic, richly carved wall murals. Admire the enormous bronze or brightly decorated statues as you stroll along the historic paths of this palace, including Coronation Hall and Royal Funeral Hall.

Continue your tour and marvel at the Temple of the Emerald Buddha – Wat Phra Kaew, part of the Royal Grand Palace and considered to be the most important Buddhist temple in Thailand. Face the astonishing 24-inch Emerald Buddha, carved from one large piece of jade, that sits under a canopy on a gilded pedestal. The Buddha's gold outfits are changed by the king during ceremonies at the start of each new season – summer, rainy, and winter.
What's Included
  • Guided tour of the Grand Palace
  • Entrance fees
  • English guide
  • Return hotel transfers
What's Not Included
  • Beverages
  • Bottled Water
  • Snacks
Meeting Point

Hotel Lobby (Open in Google Maps)

Know Before You Go
A strict dress code applies. The Grand Palace with The Temple of the Emerald Buddha is Thailand's most sacred site. Visitors must be properly dressed before being allowed entry to the temple. Men must wear long pants and shirts with sleeves (no tank tops, and if you're wearing sandals or flip-flops you must wear socks – in other words, no bare feet). Women must be similarly modestly dressed, with no bare shoulders, etc. If you show up at the front gate improperly dressed, there is a booth near the entrance that can provide clothes to cover you up properly (a deposit is required).

From £36 per person

Book now
Our promise to you
  • Speedy booking and reserved spots
  • No-hassle best price guarantee
Organized by

Tour East Thailand

Product ID: 73507