One of the world’s great cities and an exciting experience not to be missed

Exciting and invigorating, Bangkok buzzes with activity both day and night. But it’s this constant bustle that gives the city its enthralling energy. Most travellers use this city as a stopover before they head to Thailand’s cultural north or exotic southern beaches. From delicious street food to superb restaurants, and quaint floating markets to high-end shopping malls, you’ll discover that Bangkok is one of the most fascinatingly diverse cities in the world.

  • Exciting and invigorating, Bangkok literally buzzes with activity – day and night
  • Shopping is obligatory in Bangkok, even if you do not intend to shop it's hard to avoid the malls and outdoor markets
  • A notable feature of the city is the nightlife, centred around the open air markets on famous streets such as Khao San Road and Patpong
  • The classic combination ‘Bangkok & Beach’ offers the perfect fusion of excitement in the city along with the tropical tranquillity of a Thai beach
  • From Bangkok, head to the cultural north to explore the hill tribes, moutains and forests

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Time difference:

GMT +7 hours





Flying time to destination:

11½ hours

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When to visit

Jan 31°c
Feb 32°c
Mar 33°c
Apr 34°c
May 33°c
Jun 32°c
Jul 32°c
Aug 32°c
Sep 31°c
Oct 31°c
Nov 31°c
Dec 30°c
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