The description of Grand Palace
Welcome to the narrated offline walking tour of the Grand Palace in Bangkok, the home of the Temple of the Emerald Buddha!
Are you ready to turn your phone into a personal tour guide? This app offers a fully-guided experience of Bangkok’s Grand Palace and Temple of the Emerald Buddha - just like a local giving you a personalized, turn-by-turn, fully-guided tour.
Grand Palace of Bangkok:
Explore the spacious grounds of the Grand Palace, unearth the thrilling mysteries of the Emerald Buddha, and discover the significance of this royal and religious site.
This tour of Bangkok’s Grand Palace includes must-see points like:
■ Wat Phra Kaew, the Temple of the Emerald Buddha
■ Guardians of the Wat Phra Kaew
■ The Emerald Buddha
■ The Hermit statue
■ Giant Demon (Yaksha) statue
■ Kinnaree statues
■ Phra Si Ratana Chedi
■ Phra Mondop
■ Prasat Phra Thep Bidorn
■ Golden Chedi
■ Model of Angkor Wat
■ Hor Phra Naga
■ Phra Viharn Yod
■ Hor Phra Monthian
■ Eight Phra Atsada Maha Chedis
■ Borom Phiman Mansion
■ The Phra Maha Monthian Group
■ Chakri Maha Prasat Group
■ The Dusit Maha Prasat Group
■ Palanquin Mounting Platform
■ Emerald Buddha Museum
■ Queen Sirikit Museum of Textiles
Additional tours of Bangkok now available:
■ Wat Pho: Temple of the Reclining Buddha (Sleeping Buddha)
Bangkok’s Wat Pho is home to an amazingly huge reclining (or sleeping) statue of the Buddha. Discover the wonders of this statue, the intricacies of its temple, and the history of Thai massage with this tour.
■ Wat Arun: Temple of Dawn
Bangkok’s Wat Arun provides stunning views of the city, a fascinating trip back into Thailand’s earliest foundations, and a deeper understanding of Buddhism. In a city full of temples, don’t miss this one.
■ Chinatown and Wat Traimit: Temple of the Golden Buddha
Explore the city’s famous street food on Yaowarat Road, Michelin-starred food stalls, and the strange delectables of Sampeng Lane with this walking tour. Visit Chinatown’s Wat Traimit, the Temple of the Golden Buddha, which contains an actual, literal, golden Buddha statue!
■ Plays automatically
The app knows where you are and which direction you are heading, and plays audio automatically about the things you are seeing, plus stories and tips and advice. Simply follow the GPS map & the routing line.
■ Fascinating stories
Be immersed in an engaging, accurate, and entertaining story about each point of interest. The stories are professionally narrated and prepared by local guides. Most stops also have additional stories that you can optionally choose to hear.
■ Works offline
No data, cellular or even wireless network connection needed while taking the tour. Download over Wi-Fi/Data Network before your tour.
■ Freedom of travel
No scheduled tour timings, no crowded groups, and no rush to move along past stops that interest you. You have total freedom to skip ahead, linger, and take as many photos as you’d like.
■ Award-winning platform
The app developers received the famous “Laurel Award” from the Newport Mansions, who use it for over a million tours/year.
FREE DEMO vs FULL ACCESS:
Check out the totally free demo to get an idea of what this tour is all about. If you like it, purchase the tour to get full access to all of the stories.
■ Download ahead of time, over data or WiFi.
■ Be sure the phone battery is fully charged, or take an external battery pack.
Just download the app and get started!
Continued use of GPS running in the background can dramatically decrease battery life. This app uses your location service and GPS tracking feature to allow real-time tracking of your route.