First Time Visitor’s Guide to Bangkok


Perfect if you want to see Bangkok's highlights

  • Visit the city's most famous temples and sites
  • Explore iconic floating, flower, and produce markets
  • Shop at spectacular malls and night markets
  • Enjoy sunset cocktails and city views from rooftop bars
  • Take a longtail boat down the Chao Phraya River
  • Stroll in local parks and watch a Muay Thai fight
  • Treat yourself to several amazing massages


Whether you do everything in this week-long itinerary or pick and choose a few of your favorite days, this guide to Bangkok contains:

  • Four memorable activities per day balanced with leisure time
  • Three unique restaurant recommendations per day including delicious must-try dishes
  • Simple directions to use the city’s public taxis, BTS, MRT, and Chao Phraya Express Boat
  • Five clean and comfortable hotel recommendations within the heart of Bangkok
  • Contact information for easy self-booking of all hotels and activities
  • Color-coded Google map with exact locations of hotels, restaurants, and activities
  • Set of travel tips including what to pack, how to tip, and where to buy a SIM card