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This protected wooded peninsula formed by an oxbow in the river lies in Samut Prakarn province. It feels like the countryside yet lies just 15 mins by road...
Museums of modern Thai art are rare, but this private collection houses 120 major works, which are displayed on lawns, ledges, warehouse gantries and the...
4/18-19 Nuanchan Soi 56
Tours or hired longtail boats go to Koh Kred. Others ply the picturesque canals, viewing daily waterborne lifestyles around wooden stilt houses on a...
From Nonthaburi Expressboat pier
This respite from market mayhem is branded a 'Learning Park', with sculptures and playgrounds. The small Rail Hall of Fame houses old locomotives and...
Thanon Phahon Yothin
This kaleidoscopic labyrinth of 8,000-plus stalls is well signed into numbered, colour-coded sections divided by soi and stall number, but is better...
Thanon Phahon Yothin
Most major rock/pop concerts - Thai and inter - hire the 12,000-seat IMPACT Arena in Asia' vast complex. Book via Thai Ticket Major...
Muang Thong Thani, 99 Popular Road
This rustic car-free island dotted with temples and wooden cottages makes for a languid half-day trip, though it gets busy on weekends. Legend says its...
Tour from Nonthaburi Expressboat pier
Cabaret & circus
Just moved from Sukhumvit, this ladyboy cabaret has toured the UK. They primp and grin through feathered extravaganzas designed to tick the nationality...
59 Thanon Rama III, between Sois 57 & 59
Bangkok's first purpose-built theatre for Broadway-style shows hosts touring productions and concocts melodramatic Thai musicals.
Rear of Esplanade Mall, 99 Thanon Ratchadaphisek
This B1.5-billion, 2,000-seat theatre has one of the world's widest and tallest sets. It presents an 80-minute cultural spectacular with special effects,...
Ratchada Grand Theatre, 19 Thanon Tiam Ruam-mit
Built by the Japanese, this state-run concert hall also has a small hall, but suffers from uncomfortable seating, a poor cafeteria, ageing facilities and...
Thanon Thiam Ruam-mit