The capital city of the country is also one of the topmost tourist attractions in Thailand. The tourism possibilities of Bangkok are not limited to high rise buildings, busy streets, pubs, and bars that celebrate the nightlife. The city also contains many ancient monuments that proclaim the rich history of the land. Grand Palace — the 18th-century palace of the Kings of Siam — is a major tourist destination. The Emerald temple which houses the statue of Emerald Buddha is another historic monument that is worth a visit while in the cosmopolitan city. Other tourist locations include the riverside Buddhist shrine Wat Arun temple, Wat Pho temple, Sealife Bangkok underwater aquarium, Dusit zoo, and so on. You may also enjoy shopping in Khao San Road, Chatuchak Market, and the amazing floating market.