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Discover the Best Bangkok Tours and Activities for a Memorable Vacation

Updated: Jan 6

Bangkok, Thailand's vibrant capital, is a bustling metropolis that captivates with its rich cultural heritage, culinary delights, and modern attractions. From the grandeur of the Grand Palace and Wat Pho to the vibrant energy of Chatuchak Weekend Market, Bangkok offers a sensory overload of experiences. Bangkok is a city that never sleeps, pulsating with energy and excitement. From its ancient temples to its modern skyscrapers, Bangkok offers a unique blend of tradition and modernity, ensuring an unforgettable travel experience.


If multiple activities catch your eye, you may want to consider getting the Bangkok Klook Pass for extra savings.


Disclaimer

Part of the job of a travel agent is to save clients time and money. I looked through hundreds of tours and picked out the best tours to book in various categories that are both the best in quality and price.


Prices listed below are subject to change. Rates are typically discounted for larger groups and children, so use the links provided to see the exact cost for your specific scenario and book what is of interest to you.

Wat Pho and Wat Arun Guided Walking Tour

Go on a guided walking tour of Bangkok’s must-see temples, Wat Pho and Wat Arun. See the famous Buddha statue at Wat Pho and the majestic Wat Arun, locally known as Wat Chaeng.


Duration

3 hours

Availability

Everyday at 9am, 12:45pm and 4pm

Price

$12 per person

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Old Town Tuk Tuk Hop-On Hop-Off

Tuk Tuk Hop is an on-demand hop on hop off in a tuk tuk around Bangkok Old Town prime attractions. No need for haggling, pay once and you can hop on and off all day (from 8.30 AM - 6.00 PM). The service is a self-guided tour so you can travel at your own pace. No random trips, all tuk tuks are equipped with a GPS tracking device, which can ensure your safety during the trip.


Duration

At your leisure

Availability

Everyday from 8:30am - 6pm

Price

$10 per person

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Historical City of Ayutthaya

Explore the ancient capital of Siam, Ayutthaya, nowa UNESCO World Heritage Site, on this full-day guided tour from Bangkok with a small group of just 11 people. Visit the ornate Bang Pa In Palace, also known as the Summer Palace, and five different temples, with an English speaking guide to provide deeper insights.


Duration

9 hours

Availability

Everyday at 8am, 8:30am, 9am, 9:30am, 10am, and 10:30am

Price

$37 per person

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Red Lotus Pond & Thonburi Market Thai Culture Experience

On this half day tour, you'll visit the Red Lotus Market aboard a boat. The Red Lotus Market is an emerging tourist attraction in Nakhon Pathom and is famous for its red lotus plants floating on the water's surface. Shops selling mostly food line the two sides of the pond. On this tour, you'll first change into traditional Thai clothing depending on your chosen package, before getting on the boat. Pose for photos, as a drone takes shots of you in the middle of the lake. Then try tasting a Thai snack called Miang Kham Kleb Bua, which is made from the lobe of lotus. Enjoy some free time at the market before returning to your hotel!


Duration

6 hours

Availability

Everyday at 8am

Price

$47 per person

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Canal Tour by Longtail Boat

Enjoy a journey on a longtail boat along the narrow canals of old Bangkok. See Wat Arun to marvel at its beauty and learn more about Thai history and culture.


Duration

1 hour

Availability

Tuesday - Sunday at 2:30pm

Price

$24 per person

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Baiyoke Sky Hotel Observation Deck

Experience Bangkok from Baiyoke Sky Hotel, Thailand's 3rd tallest building and located in the heart of Bangkok. Climb up 77 floors to the observation deck for incredible views of the city and beyond, perfect for photos. Visit the revolving viewpoint on the 84th floor and experience a 360-degree look at Bangkok Enjoy a complimentary drink at the Roof Top Bar on 83rd floor.


Duration

At your leisure

Availability

Everyday from 10am - 10pm

Price

$13 per person

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Thai Costume Rental and Photography

Explore the famous temples and hot spots in Bangkok wearing an authentic, luxury Thai outfit. Choose from a variety of styles and colors to suit your preferences and comfort. Complete your outfit with Thai accessories and hand bag. Enjoy taking photos with your friends and loved ones while discovering Bangkok’s rich culture and attractions. Listen to the stories behind magnificent temples and various Thai cultural practices


Duration

4 hours

Availability

Everyday at 8:30am

Price

$44 per person

Alternative

Thai Costume Rental - $20 per person


Nakhon Pathom Private Tour

Hop from Bangkok to Nakhon Pathom and visit a famous instagrammable cafe, largest pagoda Phra Pathom Chedi and Wat Sam Phran giant dragon temple with this private tour. A complimentary drink is included with your tour. Experience a variety of fun, drinks, food, and culture.


Duration

11 hours

Availability

Everyday at 9am

Price

$38 per person

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Dream World & Snow Town

Enjoy an array of exciting rides, from the family-friendly Speedy Mouse, to the adrenaline-pumped Haunted Mansion and Tornado! Stick around for The Colours of the World Parade – among other shows – featuring your favorite cartoon characters. Snap away on your camera at the Seven Wonders of The World. Discover a world of snow and ice at Snow Town, and go for a sled ride in -8°C temperature!


Duration

At your leisure

Availability

Everydat from 10am - 5pm

Price

$27 per person

Golden Dome Cabaret Show

Get ready for a glamorous night at the Bangkok Golden Dome Cabaret Show. See a variety of acts by dazzling men dressed as beautiful women in eye-catching costumes, and travel through history.


Duration

1 hour

Availability

Everyday at 5pm and 8pm

Price

Starting from $17 per person

Alternative


Bangkok Nightlife & Bar Hop Experience

Going out at night in a new place can be intimidating, so make life easy and more enjoyable for yourself on a Bangkok nightlife tour. You’ll hop from bar to bar, experiencing some of the Thai capital’s best drinks and music. Your guide is a local party expert and will make sure that everyone is having a good time.


Duration

5 hours

Availability

Thursday - Saturday at 9pm

Price

$49 per person

Alternative

Techno Pool Party - $20 per person


Vineyard and Wine Tasting Tour

Go on a gastronomic adventure with this wine tasting tour. Enjoy the idyllic scenery of Khao Yai's biggest vineyard and fruit orchard with a glass of wine in hand. Indulge in the decadent flavors of homegrown Thai wines. Customize your wine-and-dine experience with add-on Thai, Western, and Easy Lunch Menus. Score wine and grape products for your loved ones back home.


Duration

1.5 hours

Availability

Everyday at 9am, 11am, 1pm and 3pm

Price

Starting from $11 per person

Thai Bus Food Tour

Experience a Michelin-starred dining experience on the first food bus in Thailand. See more than 20 attractions around Rattanakosin Island on a double-decker sightseeing bus.


Duration

1.5 hours

Availability

Everyday at 11:30am, 2pm, 5:30pm and 7:30pm

Price

$23 per person

Alternative


Kanchanaburi River Kwai Bridge and Elephant Bathing

Travel back in time as you explore Malika R.E 124, a recreation of a Thai town from circa 1905. Visit Kanchanaburi River Kwai Bridge, a historic structure that was built during World War II. Enjoy a unique train ride on the Thai-Burma Railway (Death Railway,) with an awesome view of Thamkra Sae. Meet the cute and cuddly elephants at Kanchanaburi Elephant Camp, enjoy elephant spray water, and bathe them. Spend a few minutes basking in the peaceful beauty of nature as you sit on a bamboo raft.


Duration

11.5 hours

Availability

Monday, Tuesday, Friday & Saturday at 7:30am

Price

$67 per person

Alternative


Koh Larn Island

Discover a paradise of white sandy beaches and azure waters on Koh Larn by speedboat from Bangkok! Home to six beautiful beaches, Koh Larn is an exotic haven for island hopping enthusiasts. Go snorkeling to explore Pattaya's mesmerizing marine world, which include fish, corals, and underwater canyons. Chase the winds and ride the tides by parasailing or by riding a jet ski or a banana boat!


Duration

7 hours

Availability

Everyday at 9am

Price

$41 per person

Alternative

Meridian Dinner Cruise

Share a special night with your loved ones in Bangkok and board the impressive Meridian Cruise. Voyage along the remarkable Chao Phraya River and admire the breathtaking Bangkok skyline during your journey. Take advantage of your ship’s luxurious facilities making your experience all the more special. Partake in a sumptuous dinner buffet while being entertained by a live band and dance performance.


Duration

2 hours

Availability

Everyday at 4:45pm

Price

$18 per person

Alternative


Pororo AquaPark

Experience over 10,000 square meters of water park fun at Pororo AquaPark. Enjoy the world's first Pororo-themed rooftop waterslide park and meet South Korea's iconic 'little penguin'. Guaranteed world-class quality by the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions.


Duration

At your leisure

Availability

Everyday from 10am - 7pm

Price

$8 per person

Alternative

Siam Park - $15 per person


Khao Yai National Park

Holding the title as Thailand's oldest and most popular national park, Khao Yai National Park is an amazing destination that is home to an abundance of nature and wildlife. Spanning 2158 sq km, the Khao Yai National Park is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The mountainous terrain and picturesque natural landscapes are among some of the best places in Thailand to see native wildlife.


Duration

10 hours

Availability

Everyday at 8:30am

Price

$70 per person

Alternative

Yunomori Sathorn Onsen Bath & Spa All Day Pass

Enjoy an all-day pass to Yunomori Onsen, a Japanese-inspired bathhouse in Bangkok. Take a dip in the pools and relax in the saunas and steam rooms for a therapeutic experience.


Duration

At your leisure

Availability

Everyday from 10am - 10pm

Price

$16 per person

Alternative


Virtual Reality Experience

Dive into the world of virtual reality games and capture amazing moments at Total VR Bangkok. Get to choose from a selection of games in varying genres that perfectly match your gaming preferences. Enjoy unlimited game choices serving single and multiplayers, so that everyone would have the chance to have fun.


Duration

1 hour

Availability

Everyday from 10am - 10pm

Price

$15 per person

Alternative


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