Bangkok is the largest tourist city in the world, and it ranked first in terms of the number of visitors in 2012-2013, and the number of tourists decreased in 2015 AD, to increase again in 2016 AD, 2020 AD, to be the first tourist destination in the world with a number of tourists approximately 21.47 One million visitors annually in those years.
The most important tourist attractions
Every visitor to Bangkok city must make sure to visit the largest market in Thailand, which is Chatuchak Market, which is held at the end of the week, and covers an area of about 141,640 square meters, and the number of booths for sale in it is about 8000 booths, selling various goods from clothes and furniture , Artifacts, Antiques and Pets.
The Grand Palace is another landmark in the city of Bangkok, and its construction dates back to 1782 AD. This palace included the Royal Court and the government, as was the seat of the Thai king for 150 years. The visitor can also go to floating markets near Bangkok, and visit the Art and Culture Center, And sightseeing such as the Wat Pho Temple and the Royal Barge Museum.
The best time to visit
The winter is the best time to visit Bangkok, and it lasts from November to February, when the weather is dry and fresh.
Other major tourist cities
London is the capital of the United Kingdom, and the largest city in it, which is home to many international museums, and tourist attractions such as: The London Eye, the London Bridge, the British Museum, and many others, and is also the largest tourist city in the continent of Europe, and the second largest tourist city in the world With 19.9 million visitors annually, Paris ranks third in terms of the number of visitors with 18 million visitors annually, and Dubai ranks fourth with 15.3 visitors annually, while New York City ranks fifth with 12.87 million visitors annually.