Lumpini Park is a green heaven in the heart of Bangkok, Thailand’s capital. The park is situated in Silom, near the commercial centers and night market of Bangkok.
Lumpini is the name of Buddha’s birthplace, which is in today’s Nepal. The park was built by Thai king’s order in 1920s.
With its greenery, open space, activities and waters, Lumpini park is a great option to relax and rejuvenate.
Lumpini park comprises of walking trails, bike lanes, lakes and green areas. It houses different species of birds and plants, so there is so much to watch and enjoy.
In Lumpini park you can hire paddle boats or roam the gardens in order to enjoy the nature’s beauty. But the place is also excellent for doing outdoor sports.
Of course you should not forget that Bangkok is a hot city, so it is not advisable to visit Lumpini park in sunny hours. The best times to visit are early morning and late afternoon.
The park’s opening hours are from 4:30a.m to 21:00 p.m.