Attraction Krung Thep Maha Nakhon, จังหวัด กรุงเทพมหานคร 10300, Thailand Published on: 17-06-2016
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Why Dusit Palace is special ?
Dusit Palace, originally called Wang Suan Dusit or Dusit Garden Palace, eventually became the primary (but not official) place of residence of the King of Thailand, including King Rama V, King Vajiravudh (Rama VI), King Prajadhipok (Rama VII) and the present monarch King Bhumibol Adulyadej (Rama IX). The palace covers an area of over 64,749 square metres (696,950 sq ft) and is dotted between gardens and lawns with 13 different royal residences.
How to get to Dusit Palace?
From downtown, take the Skytrain (BTS) to Victory Monument station. There you can take air-conditioned bus 515 or 12 that goes straight to the Dusit Palace over Ratchawithi Road.
From the Bangkok international airport, get the train to Phyathai Station. Then take bus 72.
Krung Thep Maha Nakhon, จังหวัด กรุงเทพมหานคร 10300, Thailand
Tips for you
Commonly referred to as "Dusit," or "Dusit Park," this is complex is home of the Vimanmek Mansion, the world's largest teakwood residence. Dress codes apply. Buy a map to understand the place better.