What beach is closest to Bangkok?
Under two hours away from Bangkok, Pattaya is the closest large beach to the Thai capital and a popular destination for both locals and tourists. Pattaya has undergone a major beach restoration process to stop erosion from eating away at the 2.7-kilometer-long stretch of sand.
Which is better to visit Phuket or Bangkok?
If you’re looking for sun, sea and sand in a beautiful location with great nightlife options then Phuket will be a better choice than Bangkok. However if your priority is great food and cultural experiences, alongside evening fun, then Bangkok – which is cheaper than Phuket – will suit you more.
How much money should I take to Bangkok?
A budget of 2,500 to 5,000 baht per day is enough to stay in a three or four star hotel, eat at most of Bangkok’s mid range and high-end restaurants and easily get around the city by taxi instead of depending on the BTS, khlong boats and bus system.
What to do after visiting Thailand?
6 Great Places to Visit From Thailand
- 01 of 06. Siem Reap, Cambodia. TripSavvy / Lauren Breedlove. …
- 02 of 06. Singapore. wsboon images/Getty Images. …
- 03 of 06. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Martin Puddy / Getty Images. …
- 04 of 06. Penang, Malaysia. …
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- 05 of 06. Bali, Indonesia. …
- 06 of 06. Hong Kong.
How much does it cost from Bangkok to Pattaya?
The distance between Pattaya and Bangkok is 100 km. The road distance is 147.6 km. How do I travel from Pattaya to Bangkok without a car? The best way to get from Pattaya to Bangkok without a car is to bus which takes 2h 40m and costs ฿120 – ฿380.
How do you get from Bangkok to Kret?
How to get to Koh Kret: Boat – From Spahan Taksin central pier in Bangkok, take the Chao Phraya express boat all the way to the furthest north station at Nonthaburi (13 THB). From Nonthaburi, buy tickets on the longtail boat to Koh Kret Island (100 THB), or you can hire your own personal boat it you like.
How do you get from Bangkok to the Thailand islands?
Basically, the fastest (and, not surprisingly most expensive) way to get to the islands from Bangkok is to fly from Bangkok to Ko Samui and then take a ferry to the island of your choice. The slowest (and cheapest) is to take a bus from Bangkok to Chumphon or Surat Thani and then take the night boat from there.
Which Thai islands can you fly to from Bangkok?
You can fly to Phuket and then go to Phi Phi, fly to Krabi and go to Ao Nang (mainland) or Koh Lanta or fly to Koh Samui and then get a ferry to Koh Phangan.