Thonburi

Highly recommended
Unlike Bangkok, whose canals have been gradually filled in and replaced by avenues, Thonburi has retained its network of khlong lined with old houses on stilts. This area can be explored by boat, stopping off to visit the various temples and floating markets, where traders sit in boats laden with fruit and vegetables. Daily life here has a tranquil feel which is a million miles away from the frenetic pace of Bangkok.

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Royal Field
Royal Field
The Royal Field (Sanam Luang) is popular
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Wat Mangkon Kamalawat
Wat Mangkon Kamalawat
Wat Mangkon Kamalawat is worth a visit
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Wat Suthat
Wat Suthat
Bangkok boasts more than 400 wat, each
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Jim Thompson's House
Jim Thompson's House
Surrounded by greenery along San Sap
Wat Mahatat of Bangkok
Wat Mahatat of Bangkok
Wat Mahatat takes its name from the
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Wat Kalyanamit
Wat Kalyanamit
Founded in 1825 by Rama III, Wat
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Royal Field
Royal Field
The Royal Field (Sanam Luang) is popular
0:15
Wat Mangkon Kamalawat
Wat Mangkon Kamalawat
Wat Mangkon Kamalawat is worth a visit
0:15
Wat Suthat
Wat Suthat
Bangkok boasts more than 400 wat, each
1:00
See all