This is a “must” for every visitor to Bangkok, for the Grand Palace Complex, which includes the Temple of The Emerald Buddha (Wat Phra Keow) is unquestionably one of the wonders of the world today. Within its enormous ground is the most exotic Buddhist temple and at the heart of the temple itself is a fabulous Buddha image, carved from one-piece jade,which is the holiest and most revered of religious objects in Thailand today.
Nearby is the Grand Palace, once the official home of the Kings of Siam – built in traditional Thai architecture mixed with European designs. You will also visit The Royal Funeral Hall and The Royal Coronation Hall. And visit the world’s larges building made entirely of golden teak.
The three story wooden palace has 81 rooms, halls and ante-rooms, and is now Thailand’s first handicraft museum where her majesty the Queen collects handicraft master pieces created by members of Support foundation. In the museum, can find such handicrafts as neillowares, Thai silk and many other special items with various unique designs.