Explore Bangkok


Bangkok is a highly sought-after destination in Southeast Asia, attracting millions of visitors annually.

Is Bangkok Worth Visiting? Check out my 10 Reasons Why.

Exploring Bangkok as a tourist can be quite overwhelming due to the abundance of sights and activities. However, drawing from my personal experience of living in the capital for several years, I have compiled helpful guides and recommendations to assist you in navigating the city.

Did you know? Bangkok is home to over 400 Buddhist temples dotted around the city, including the iconic Wat Arun (Temple of Dawn) and Wat Phra Kaew (Temple of the Emerald Buddha).

Discover the top attractions, uncover the best ways to get around, and find suitable accommodations to maximize your holiday experience.

Things to do in Bangkok – Attractions

Getting around Bangkok – Transport

Taxi

One of the most widely used transportation methods in Bangkok is the availability of public taxis that can be hailed directly from the roadside or through smartphone applications such as Bolt or Grab.

BTS

The BTS Skytrain system is a highly convenient mode of transportation in Bangkok, as it runs through the city’s center and extends to other areas.

MRT

To travel quickly to the outskirts of Bangkok while avoiding traffic, the underground train system called the MRT offers an affordable solution.

Bus

Bangkok has an extensive bus network that serves the city. Although it may not provide the utmost comfort, it is a very affordable means of transportation.

Boat

When exploring Bangkok’s famous Chao Phraya River, shuttle boats or public ferries are the preferred modes of transportation, as they offer a delightful experience for tourists.

Motorbike taxi

Given Bangkok’s notorious traffic congestion, a popular method of getting around the city is by using motorbike taxis, which are readily available at major transportation hubs.

Tuk-tuk

Tuk-tuks, found in popular tourist areas and attractions throughout the city, are a favored mode of transportation for tourists exploring Bangkok.

Where to stay in Bangkok – Recommended Hotels

When to visit Bangkok – Weather, Things to do by Month

Map of Bangkok

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