31 Best Rooftop Bars in Bangkok, Thailand

Best Rooftop Bars in Bangkok

What is Bangkok's Best Rooftop Bar? [toc] The list of Bangkok Best Rooftop Bars keeps getting longer, and not many cities in the world can pretend to have more rooftops and sky bars than Bangkok. At this time, we count more than 30 'real' rooftop bars and restaurants and a good dozen alternate ones. By 'real rooftop bar', we mean built at the top of a building with an open

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Bangkok Grand Palace, Wat Phra Kaew Temple

Bangkok Grand Palace and Wat Phra Kaew

The Temple of the Emerald Buddha in Bangkok [toc] Bangkok Grand Palace, the Temple of the Emerald Buddha and Wat Phra Kaew (or Wat Pra Kaew) are without a doubt, the most famous landmarks in Bangkok, often seen in many movies. Despite being such a touristic icon, this is still the number one place to see while in Bangkok, a marvel of delicate and intricate craftwork, architecture, carving and painting.

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Taling Chan Floating Market Bangkok

Taling Chan Floating Market near Bangkok

Taling Chan Floating Market Bangkok [toc] Taling Chan is a small and modest market just 14 kilometres outside Bangkok. Built on the riverside at the intersection of the river and the railway's bridge, it used to feature more than a dozen boats used as floating kitchens to cook fish, meat skewers and prawns for the guests of their restaurants. In recent years, practicality overcome tradition and just a handful of

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Sushi Masato Bangkok – Bangkok Best Sushi Restaurant

The Best Sushi Restaurant in Bangkok [toc] Sushi Masato is Bangkok most exclusive address. This Japanese restaurant can only accommodate ten guests and is booked more than three months in advance, unless you are lucky enough to catch a cancelled booking, which is how we got our seats, twice. Before moving to Bangkok, Chef Masato worked in New York in a Michelin star restaurant called 15 East Restaurant. Sushi Masato

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Loha Prasat Temple in Bangkok

Loha Prasat Temple in Bangkok

Loha Prasat (Wat Ratchanatdaram Worawihan) [toc] Loha Prasat, or Wat Ratchanatdaram Worawihan, is a superb temple in the old city of Bangkok, easily identified by its 37 golden spires. In a recent past, Loha Prasat was known as the iron temple or the metal castle because the 37 iron spires were originally bare and black. It did have some mysterious charm and was unique in Bangkok. The golden leaves were

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Char Rooftop Bar Bangkok at Indigo Hotel

Char Rooftop Bar at Indigo Hotel Bangkok

Char Rooftop Bar Bangkok [toc] Char Rooftop Bar is a small little spot perched on the 27th floor of the Indigo Hotel in Bangkok, above the tree-lined wireless road and the massive garden of the American ambassador residence. The surrounding is pretty unique with lots of trees and green areas at the front and the modern and ever-growing city skyline beyond it. Char rooftop is small in size, but Indigo

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Cooling Tower Rooftop Bar Bangkok at Carlton Hotel

Cooling Tower Rooftop Bar at Carlton Hotel Bangkok Sukhumvit

Cooling Tower Rooftop Bar on Sukhumvit [toc] The Cooling Tower Rooftop Bar in Bangkok is the latest venue on the ever-growing and the astonishingly long list of rooftop bars in Bangkok. This new trendy place is on the 34th floor of the Carlton Hotel, just above Sukhumvit, and near Asok BTS Station. The bar is cosy with very high retractable ceilings, and guests can admire a panorama of Bangkok skyline

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Central World Shopping Mall in Bangkok

CentralWorld Shopping Center in Bangkok Siam

Central World Shopping Mall Bangkok [toc] Central World is now the third-largest mall in Bangkok after Siam Paragon and the new Icon Siam. With a strategic location, it is truly a shopper’s and dining paradise, probably with a broader price range than the two other shopping malls in Bangkok. Central World aims at the mid and upper range of local and international clientele. With an immense esplanade in front of

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ICONSIAM Bangkok

IconSiam Shopping Mall Bangkok

A shopping mall on Bangkok riverside [toc] ICONSIAM is the latest, largest, and most luxurious shopping mall in Bangkok. How many times did you read this sentence in Bangkok? When you thought there was enough mall and the latest would be the last for at least another decade, a bigger one would open. At least, ICONSIAM is not on the ‘shopping miles’ which stretched from Siam to Sukhumvit but filled

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Uno Mas Spanish Restaurant Bangkok

Uno Mas Spanish Restaurant Bangkok

Spanish Restaurant at CentralWorld [toc] Uno Mas is an upmarket Spanish restaurant offering a panoramic view of Bangkok skyline from the 54th floor of the Centara Grand Hotel. You can access the restaurant directly from the immense CentralWorld shopping mall, which makes it convenient to shop a bit before your sunset cocktail and dinner. Uno Mas received a MICHELIN Plate for Good cooking, and indeed, the food is excellent and

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Siam Paragon Shopping Mall Bangkok

Siam Paragon Shopping Mall Bangkok

What to Do at Siam Paragon? [toc] Siam Paragon is the mother of all malls in Bangkok and despite the growing competition, it manages to remain one of the best malls in Bangkok. The shopping mall concentration in the Siam area is so massive that the Rama 1 road stretching from MBK to The Emquartier is nicknamed the shopping mile, with an estimated 4,500 shops and 495,000 square meters of

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MBK Shopping Center Bangkok

MBK Shopping Mall in Bangkok

A budget mall in the heart of Bangkok [toc] MBK Shopping Center is an iconic budget shopping mall standing in the heart of Bangkok since 1985, best known for its bazaar product and tons of knock off goods. The location at the top of the 'shopping mile' in Siam district makes it very convenient to access and with more than 2,000 shops and stalls, the size is simply enormous. While

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Spectrum Lounge & Bar at Hyatt Regency Bangkok

Spectrum Rooftop Bar at Hyatt Regency Bangkok

Spectrum Rooftop Bar on Sukhumvit [toc] Spectrum Lounge is a rooftop bar built on 3 levels at the top of the Hyatt Regency Bangkok on Sukhumvit. The rooftop is vast and beautifully designed but doesn't have a truly panoramic view of Bangkok. On each side of the rooftop are immense glass walls that somehow block the view, so the only remaining open space is the narrow front of the building.

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Terminal 21 Bangkok – Shopping Mall on Sukhumvit

Terminal 21 Bangkok

Terminal 21 on Sukhumvit [toc] Terminal 21 Bangkok on Sukhumvit is like no other shopping mall in the city, a fun place to visit, even if you don't plan to buy anything. It is designed like the departure hall of a vast international airport, with escalators and boarding gates to take you to nine different destinations in no time: the Caribbean, Rome, Paris, Istanbul, Tokyo, London, San Francisco, New York

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10 Best Shopping Malls in Bangkok

Bangkok Shopping Malls

Where to shop in Bangkok? The amount of shopping malls in Bangkok is staggering! Here we listed the most popular and centrally located, but there are a lot, lot more on the outskirts of Bangkok. Most travellers visiting Bangkok wonder why are there so many of them, but you have to be living in Thailand long enough to understand than a mall is not just a shopping place, it's a

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Sky Bar Bangkok Rooftop at Lebua Hotel

Sky Bar Rooftop Bar at Lebua Bangkok

Sky Bar Bangkok [toc] Sky Bar Bangkok at Lebua Hotel is without a doubt the most visited rooftop bar in the city. It was already famous since the opening for a unique location near the Chao Phraya river, a staggering height of 62 floors and mostly for an iconic golden dome. After being featured in the Hangover II movie, it suddenly became a Bangkok must-do on every traveller's list. The

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Bar.Yard Rooftop at Kimpton Maa-Lai Hotel Bangkok

Bar.Yard Rooftop at Kimpton Maa-Lai Hotel Bangkok

Bar.Yard Rooftop Bangkok [toc] Bar.Yard Rooftop Bar is the latest sky-high lounge to explore and enjoy in Bangkok. This cosy venue is perched on the 40th floor of the Kimpton Maa-Lai Hotel, a new 5-star hotel standing next to the even more luxurious Kempinski hotel, in the posh Ploenchit area. The floor is divided into an indoor area and a beautiful outdoor terrace where guests can sit for a drink,

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