Anyone who visit Bangkok and looking for place to say were recommend to stay at hotel close to BTS sky train. Top reasons are included easy to access shopping mall, connect to airport link and go to main Bangkok sightseeing places. Lets tour Bangkok would to like to introduce BTS sky train for those who still not get use to Bangkok.
Use BTS sky train and MRT (subway) when travel in Bangkok
Visitor can go to stain station and buy ticket from one point to another. Or using rabit card which has pre paid money in the card and can deduct money when using. Another way is buy day pass which is more convenience and cheaper if you visit many places.
When BTS was Build?
The Sukhumvit is Line 1 that have a total of 17 stations at the beginning, Mor Chit, Sapan Kwai, Ari,. Sanam Pao, Monument victory, Phayathai, Ratchthewe, Siam, Chidlom, Ploenchit, Nana, Asoke, Phrom Phong, Thonglor, Akekamai, Phra Khanong and On Nuch. In 2016 , the BTS sky train line has extended to Baring.
Silom Line has a total of 9station when it was starting which is including Wong Wien Yai, Thonburi , Taksin bridges, Surasak, Chong Non Sri, Saladaeng, Rajdamri, Siam, and National Stadium.In 2016 , it is extended across the river to Bang wa which is increasing number of user daily.
Guide line to use subway in Bangkok
Bangkok Chinatown – Visit both Day and Night
Tour by sky train to Bangkok China town which is one of the oldest ethnic Chinese welling in Thailand.Take exit 2 and the Chao Phraya Express Boat Sathorn Pier (Central Pier) to go up the position Ratchawong which is the entrance to this main Bangkok attractions. Then, start your adventure and navigate the Bangkok China town as you please.Bangkok China town within the surrounding area has places of interest, represents a source of cheap goods with sales , yummy food and temples.
How to get to Bangkok Chinatown
Taking sky train at China Town can by go with BTS sky train to Taksin station, then take boat ride to ratchawong peir
Take MRT to Hua Lam Pong Station . Then walk to Chinatown about ten minute.
Thing to do in Bangkok by Sky train to Silom night market
This night shopping street has a wide range of products such as souvenirs and clothing, also known as the nightlife of Bangkok for Patpong and the walk along Silom Road.
How to get to Silom market or Pattong
Taking the sky train to Sala Daeng station S2 (Silom Line), take Exit 1, walk straight for 2 Soi Patpong is right. It is recommend you to arrive there at 19:00-24:00.
If you enjoy the wide Bangkok nightlife as in the Hang Over II, you should reach the Patpong around 22:30. It is a busy time for go go girl and bar.
Bangkok BTS sky train + Boat ride to Khao San Road
Khao San Road is never sleeping. It is a tourist Bangkok attraction. The Khao San Road It is well known among tourists and as a source of money, clothes, jewelry, international restaurantsavailable along each other.
The Khao san road area is off from the sky train line. However, in rush hour of Bangkok, getting there by sky train is easy and better than taking a cab or bus. Get off at Saphan Taksin station S6 (SkyTrain), take exit 2 and take a local boat to the port of Phaatit pier and walk up to the Khoa sand road by for a couple turn. Walk toward the other you can cross the Bang Lamphu. Walk about 350 meters to the road on the left, you could reach Khoasad road . Then enjoy shopping , massage , eating street food and wondering around.
Jim Thompson House Museum Bangkok.
Mr. Thompson was a legendary of Thailand and in 1960s , he disapprear mysteriously . He was also antique collector. He kept a lot of Asian art in his residential and later convert into museum.
How to get there : Sky train at National stadium and walk to Kasemsan soi2. At the end of the soi the museum is there,
The Grand Palace
Perhaps the most recognized historical place for Amazing Bangkok day tours, this place is a perfect instance of architectural brilliance and historical legacy. It has a cluster of many beguiling buildings, which are pertaining to royal families of Thailand. The sheer size, exuberant atmosphere and stunning collection of artifacts in Grand Palace will surely delight your senses.
The Grand Palace is the city’s most famous landmark and a visit to Amazing Bangkok day tours will not be complete without going here. It was built in 1782 and has been the home of the King, the Royal court and the administrative seat of government for 150 years. The intricate details and beautiful architecture continues to draw tourist and admire it. Today, the Grand Palace still serves as spiritual center of Thailand because within the complex lies the Wat Phra Kaew or The Temple of the Emerald Buddha which of course contains the revered Emerald Buddha. Thai Kings stopped living in the palace around the 1900’s but all ceremonies are still performed here.
How to get there : MRT to Samnachai station and walk to the Grand palace around 20 minutes.
Take BTS to S6 Taksin station and take express boat to Tachang pier
Lets tour Bangkok encourage you to learn and use the Bangkok sky train. There are more Bangkok sightseeing places and thing to do in Bangkok that you can access by BTS sky train. It will help you to beat Bangkok traffic and travel like the way that local people do.