Culture Heritage: Discover the Highlights of Chao Phraya River

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Chao Phraya River (known as the River of Kings) cut through the heart of Bangkok City. It formed by the four major tributaries, Ping, Wang, Yom, and Nan Rivers. The waterway still crisscrosses the Thai capital serves as living culture and historical relics—Bangkok's highlight attractions located along the banks of Chao Phraya river. There are a few suggested places worth visiting within one day.

  • Grand Palace: The Heart building of Bangkok

Grand Palace is the official residence of the King of Siam since 1782. It consists of not only royal and throne halls, but also several government offices as well as the renowned Temple of the Emerald Buddha. It covers an area of 218,000 square meters nearby. Grand Palace, the Bangkok National Museum exhibits of Thai art and history, Wat Pho-The is reclining Buddha in Thailand and the birthplace of traditional Thai massage.