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King Rama IX Park, Bangkok

Categories: Gardens, Nature & Parks
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4.6/5 based on 220+ reviews on the web
Explore the largest green space in the capital city at King Rama IX Park, a site built in 1987 for King Bhumibol's 60th birthday. This park boasts an international botanical garden and a large lake where you can take paddle boats onto the water. Also visit the gold-topped building housing photos, paintings, and information about the King. If you arrive early, join in the public morning aerobics or Tai-Chi classes. When you get hungry, head toward the entrances of the park, where small stands usually sell barbecued chicken, noodles, and fruit. A visit to King Rama IX Park represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Bangkok trip itinerary planner to plot your vacation.
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  • Firstly because we went to play Sunday. We drove to but have to pay parking instructions, during the morning, Loei. A lot of people? Gridlock
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  • Honestly, do describe otherwise, there are no Park. Or first experience "was" simply too good isn't it may go all the way.
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  • Rama IX Park is a great and interesting Park away from the tourist crowds. The Park was created in 1987 on the occasion of the 60th birthday of King Bhumibol Adulyadej (Rama IX) within the framework of which takes place every year flower show in the country, shows a large number of native plants. Also an exhibition with works of the Thai King and an overview of his life and work can be found here. In this park there is very much to see. Place of honour for King Rama IX. Bhumibol Adulyadej the Botanical Garden the reservoir. The reservoir is an artificial lake, which is known as Prabang Kaeo Keb Nam and covers an area of 40 Rai, so about 12 hectares. In accordance with the wishes of the King, the Lake as a flood shelter was built to reduce the risk of flooding in the eastern suburbs of the capital. Water sports and cultural events are held here. The Rommaniya garden. This garden area shows the natural beauty of Thailand on about 50 Rai, so 7 hectares. The terrain was shaped so that the typical streams, waterfalls, forests and mountains of the country are reflected it. For example, a typical rain forest is shown, which has numerous species and rocks of the country. The water garden. The water garden covers an area of 40 Rai, almost 6 hectares, and is home to numerous species of fish and sea birds. Various types of aquatic plants thrive in the shallow channels and the little wooded area have been established here attractive.
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  • Great park for morning workouts. Love the scenery and people here. Everything spotless clean and great gardenwork! Flowers, trees water with fish and swans. Fresh air and devices to help with your training. Tip: go early Sunday or Saturday morning (else u can't find a parking place) 🙋
  • Rama IX Park, is Bangkok most flowered decorated park only 20 km from the Bangkok central business district. there are more than over thousand of species, flowers, herbal plants, shrubs, deciduous trees, etc. evey November-December Flower Fastival is a must visit by all flower lovers, as there are planty of stolls offering all type of orchids, flowers, plants to anyone who love to plant as hobby or serious plants lover. just 30 miniutes from Udomsuk BTS , or 45 minutes from On Nut BTS. well served by Minin buses, van, pubic and private commuter buses from SeaCon Square, and Paradise Park shopping center are also available.
  • Great weekend family place.. Perfect sunset view from our duckboat .. Only 40 THB for 30min for 2 adults + 1kid..
  • Great decoration and flowers. A must for any nature lover out of main city crowd and noise. Will come back again :)
  • This park is an absolute treasure. It's a good placefor casual biking, strolling, picnics, or just resting in the shade and watching the people stream by. You can likewise join in one of the Tai Chi groups that assemble along the lawn in the forenoons
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