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Chinatown - Bangkok

7,554 reviews
Bangkok, Thailand
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About Chinatown - Bangkok
This is the oldest district in Bangkok since Chinese merchants moved to this area in the early 1780s when the city was founded.
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718 reviews
Explore Bangkok just the way you want to on a private, totally customizable tour. You set the pace and tell your personal guide what you’d like to see, choosing from sights like the Grand Palace, Wat Pho, Chatuchak Market, and more. Follow an itinerary tailored to your interests, get help navigating the sprawling city via public transit or taxi, and take time to ask all the questions you might have.
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$14.01 per adult
1,608 reviews
Exploring Bangkok by car or coach means you miss out on the winding alleys and hidden squares that imbue the city with charm. Discover Bangkok’s backstreets on a bike tour for a great introduction to Thailand’s capital. Pedal past the shops and markets of Bangkok Chinatown (Yaowarat), stopping to sample food and browse market stalls without the hassle of finding a parking space. Plus, choose from a morning or afternoon departure time to suit your schedule.
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$31.16 per adult
50 reviews
Discover the delicious street food of Bangkok on 4-hour tour through Chinatown. Sample some of Thailand’s best food such as chicken satay, Thai curries, noodles and more as you stroll through the streets with our knowledgeable guide. Learn about Thai cuisine and culture during this hands-on experience and leave with a full belly and full mind.
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$59.00 per adult
95 reviews
Take the stress out of navigating sprawling Bangkok and let a private guide show you the best of the city on this full-day tour. See the Thai capital’s most famous sights, including the Temples of the Golden and Emerald Buddhas, Grand Palace, and flower market, with time built in to explore and shop for goods. A delicious buffet lunch and sightseeing cruise along the Chao Phraya River are included.
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$87.00 per adult
156 reviews
See the top sights in Bangkok with a professional guide who shares key details about each place you visit along with the history of Thailand’s capital city. Your guide makes it easy to navigate popular sightseeing destinations including the Grand Palace, Wat Pho, the Golden Buddha Temple (Wat Traimit) and Chinatown. Stop for lunch at a scenic riverside restaurant, and have time to browse the shops in Chinatown. You’ll enjoy a comprehensive overview of Bangkok’s most important sites and the insights of your expert guide.
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$96.76 per adult
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

There are many food stalls and restaurants here, obviously, but there’s everything whether you want a quick meal or a nice sit-down meal. It’s not the prettiest street or any thing but it’s really cool to see and try different Chinese foods!

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

went at night for the foodtrip. it was a happening place with lots of streetfood. I tried the fried dough with pandan sauce and the sweet iced jelly.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank dianadecastro
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We explored after lunch. It was hot. Lots of restaurants to try plenty of Chinese food. Lots of small streets to meander and take in the sights. Shops selling dried seafood, gold jewelers, shoes, clothes, hardware, souvenirs, snacks. Tip: evening is probably a better time...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank JeniseL_12
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love shopping in the Bangkok, Chinatown. I buy gifts and fabric there, regularly. Be aware that it can get very crowded, and the aisles are extremely narrow. You will get pushed and shoved. If possible go in the morning as it only gets more...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank JaninBangkok
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

lots of food at night. it’s different from how it’s like during the day. i prefer nighttime. must come!!!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Hlmilk3
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are Chinese, here you can easily find all the sales person are well versed in Chinese. Can find good seafood, shark fin, bird nest and good and cheap massage

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank jinleongp
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went for one evening and got pad Thai from ‘OK pad Thai’ and really enjoyed it, very cheap and very tasty. Lovely atmosphere and buzz, worth a visit if you want to experience street food. We finished with sweet fried bread rolls with butter...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank cbkdrtravels
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Vibrant nightlife immerses you in the city’s heartbeat. Go for the food, the people, the music, the sounds, the upscale restaurants and bars, and the nightlife. Most importantly, go for yourself.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank AWattsTX
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You need a whole day in this town as there are so many stores. You actually find really good stuff at a very reasonable price. Unfortunately, we couldn't stay long because we visited during rainy season and it rained on us hard.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Gina D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food food gold gold Chinese delicacies that all visitors sought as a must do in Bangkok. Old and new Chinese heritage harmoniously blended well into Thai life

Date of experience: June 2019
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June 5, 2019|
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Response from aprilnyeo | Reviewed this property |
Forgotten to add that the cost should not exceed 100B by BTS or MTR then by Bike. If you take the cab during off peak hours its less than 100B. Chinatown market and most food stalls opens from 6.30am onwards and tech shops... More
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May 12, 2019|
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Response from JohnFSaunders | Reviewed this property |
It is only just getting started at 17.00 hours; an area of bustling night life.
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May 12, 2019|
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You can easily buy that kind of fish: bedt you go to the big market.
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