Bangkok capital of the land of the golden temples is one of the friendly and familiar tourist destinations for those who love traveling like us. With the diversity, originality and attraction in culture, landscape and people, the check-in spots are always hot, Bangkok always has many interesting things to explore in each trip. So, how to “take advantage” of time the most and get the most unique experiences when visiting the Thailand’s capital? Let’s joining Living Nomads to discover some best day trips and day tours from Bangkok in this article! With the companion of Living Nomads, you will proactively choose the wonderful day tours but also guarantee the quality of service, do not hesitate to book immediately! So, are you looking for some best day trips out of Bangkok? Let’s check out our suggested top day trips from Bangkok and best day trips from Bangkok that you should make to find out the answer!
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Best day trips from Bangkok: Discover Bangkok’s most famous floating markets in a day
Although in Vietnam and some other Southeast Asian countries also have floating markets, but try visiting the floating markets in Thailand to see if there is any difference. In Bangkok, there are two extremely famous floating markets: Amphawa, Damnoen Saduak, and from there it is also very convenient to visit the unique Maeklong Railway Market. You can not only sit on small boats wriggling through the floating “shops” on the river, but you can also bring back for yourself unique souvenirs, enjoy all kinds of fresh fruits and countless extremely attractive Thai food!
To avoid the crowded with people, you should go to the market early in the morning, but if you use public transport, it will take a lot of time (and you have to get up very early). So book a day tour will be the most convenient for you, fast and cheap transport, and you can visit the three most famous markets in Bangkok in a one trip, book immediately here: Thailand Floating Markets Day Tour: Damnoen Saduak, Maeklong, and Amphawa Markets.
Day trips out of Bangkok: Learn the history of Thailand in the ancient capital of Ayutthaya
Only 40 km from the north of Bangkok, Ayutthaya with its fortresses and ancient ruins will give you a great experience to learn about Thai history and culture for those who love discover.
In just one day, you will be visited the famous sanctuary of temples and pagodas that bearing bold Thai Buddhist spirit, such as Wat Yai Chai Mongkhon and Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya to be immersed yourself in a quiet and solemn space that is hard to found in the bustling capital of Bangkok. And Wat Mahathat is known for its Buddha’s head surrounded by tree roots, while Wat Chaiwatthanaram is famous for its unique and striking classical architecture.
On the journey, you will also visit the Ayutthaya floating market to shop and enjoy delicious Thai food, and end the journey with a stop at the Ratchada Rot Fai Train Night Market for you to relax, eat and shop! Find out now Ayutthaya day tour from Bangkok here: Ayutthaya Day Tour from Bangkok: Bang Pa-In Summer Palace, Wat Mahathat and more.
Top day trips from Bangkok: Explore the peaceful land of Kanchanaburi in 1 day
Located in the western part of Thailand, come to the ancient, green, tranquil of Kanchanaburi to visit and learn about the unique historical sites of Thailand. It’s the Burma Railway, also known as the Death Railway, is the JEATH War Museum with stories about the wars in Thailand. To fully enjoy the beauty of the Kwai River, you will be sitting on a boat sailing along the river and admire the surrounding landscape.
Before returning to Bangkok, don’t forget to stop by Phra Pathom Chedi temple and enjoy delicious local specialties at the night market too. Book now, so you don’t miss a chance to discover more about the land of the golden temples: Kanchanaburi Instagram Day Tour: Death Railway & River Kwai Bridge by AK Travel.
Best day trips from Bangkok: Discover the beauty of Bang Kachao
Bang Kachao is an artificial island dubbed as the “green lung” of Bangkok and voted by Time magazine as Asia’s best “urban oasis”. If you want to leave the noisy and crowded city and find a fresh natural space, Bang Kachao is definitely the place for you. Sri Nakhon Kuen Khan Park is a free camping site where you can experience cycling, fishing, sightseeing… as well as try Batik fabric craft dyeing, learn about types of traditional incense and visit Bang Nam Pheung floating market are interesting activities that you will experience when coming to Bang Kachao. Check it out here: Bang Krachao Cycling Tour in Bangkok by Vacio.
Some best day tours, trips, activities and transfer services, tickets in Bangkok and from Bangkok you can refer to
- Bangkok City & Temples Tour by Tour East
- Classic Bangkok Tour: Floating Market, Elephant Village, Asiatique, & More by AK Travel
- Bangkok Old City Half Day Tour
- Bangkok Landmarks Day Tour: Grand Palace, Wat Pho, Chao Phraya River & More
- Bangkok Sky Train (BTS) One Day Pass
- Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport Rail Link (ARL) Ticket
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