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The backpacking district of Khao San Road is the traveler hub of South East Asia. Jam-packed with raucous bars and restaurants as well as budget hostels, it’s a favorite for late-night revelers.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
As featured in 3 Days in Bangkok
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Talat Yot, Phra Nakhon, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
Phra Nakhon
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Reviewed today via mobile

This place is good for young peoples . you can hang out and many restaurant get all kind of food ...

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Tulsi B
Reviewed today via mobile

If you have time to make it to this 300 meters of eclectic gathering of tourists with food and shopping take the chance. A BTS ride and tuk tuk for 200 boht got us there seamlessly. They are pretty aggressive about getting you a tailored...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank gutygroup
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very busy backpackers place, but has plenty of choices of where to eat and lots of massage shops , lots to buy if you like shopping but hard to barter with them buy elsewhere .

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Thongnaipan
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Only visited the area one evening during our Bangkok stay. It certainly is a very crowded place for backpackers from around the world with lots of cheap accommodation and street food options. The restaurant food quality was average. Drinks prices were ok, loud music everywhere.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Oliviasky
Reviewed 2 days ago

From Tea shirt to leather products everything available at this road at retail price. There are plenty of food stalls form vegetarian to non veg.Visit after evening to explore more shops and stalls selling copy goods etc.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank bhaimia
Reviewed 3 days ago

Khao San road is undoubtedly the backpacker's haven. from cheap stay options to food, drinks, getting a tattoo, a Thai massage, and shopping, you get to experience everything at a single place. The area lightens up at night as opposed to it's sleepy self that...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Dipanwiita
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Khao San Road is well known for both locals and visitors because it is a party place to meet people. There are so many bars and discos along the road in cheap price. After 9 pm full of people and so many vendors selling foods....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 399macd
Reviewed 3 days ago

If you want to meet people and party, Khao San Road is the place. Clubs, food and you can find someone from about anywhere in the world. I was staying off Sathorn Soi 11 near Sukhumvit and it was maybe 10-15 cab ride from my...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank derekamoore69
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great restaurants and amazing atmosphere. Everything from manicures and massages to fried cockroaches!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Gill W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great vibes atmosphere gets very busy at night we are older couple but loved the variety that is offered food gifts bars can't wait to return

Date of experience: March 2018
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theotherme
January 20, 2019|
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Response from GiadaCecchetto | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure as it’s a very turistic street. Better do it in a proper clinic or proper beauty saloon which has good reviews.
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Lala D
January 17, 2019|
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Response from AndrewA4401 | Reviewed this property |
24 hours. If you want to visit perhaps between 12 midday and 12 midnight. Bars legally have to close at 1am.
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Footie G
December 16, 2018|
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Response from Rooney10Boston | Reviewed this property |
Ask, don’t just look. If you ask the man behind the counter you will be rewarded
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