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Thonburi is an area approx 6kms from Siam Centre.


The quieter west bank of the Chao Phraya River, with Wat Arun, many small canals and some offbeat attractions.






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Longdo map link: zone Thonburi - to be added
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Transport

Airport: Skytrain to/from airport including timetable.  Tip: Peak hour traffic warning.

Land: major transport systems BTS (skytrain) Yes: MRT (Subvway): No, other options are public bus, taxi car, tuktuk or motor bike. 
River ferry boat service is extremely popular with service from Chao Phraya river ferry, across the river in the zone of Bang Lamphu, Rattanakosin and Chinatown you can connect with in inland canal Saen Saep for express transfer behind the city to major tourism hospitality zone of Sukhumvit. 







Accommodation - Minor

not a tourism accommodation location, unless your planning to stay close to the river with a view back across to the Bangkok

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Attractions

Old city, Canals (floating markets), the old traditions

tour zone features  Thonburi
Cultural: HighShopping: Low-med
Family: MedPopular tours: Low
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Photos


Photo album  "Icons of Thonburi"

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    Eating

    So many worthy nominees, Bangkok (Thailand) is a champion of culinary taste delights.
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    • A major aspect of local culture is street food, if you need a few tips try Thai food $1 Menu, ideally you should have a local host or a few drinks to give you the confidence to try (try NOT die). 




     

    Rooftop


    • Nil in this area 
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    Nightlife

    Nil in this area 






     

    Shopping

    • The options are mainly floating markets, some for tourism and others for local so do check before you go










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    Bang Lamphu W 4km: A walking area, classic Thai temples & Khao San Rd <> Bang Lamphu 
    Thonburi SW 5.3km: Old Capital mostly undeveloped, many Canals (Khlongs Thonburi 
    Sukhumvit - Chit Lom E 1.5km: "Farangville" (Foreigners) Hotels, Bars and Nightlife with all major transport systems BTS Chit Lom 
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    Bang Lamphu W 4kms of Siam Centre A walking area, classic Thai temples & Khao San Rd High High Medium Medium 
    Chatuchak N 10kms of Siam Centre Largest weekend markets in Asia, Parks & Game fishing Medium Medium Medium Medium 
    Rattanakosin <> upd: 2017.05 W 4.5 km of Siam. Historical area, home Grand Palace High High: historical Low: mainly markets Low: nearby crazy Khaosan 
    Dusit NW 3.5km of Siam, Grand Avenues of Royalty High - Historical Royalty  High Low Nil 
    Thonburi SW 5.3km of Siam, old capital mostly undeveloped High: many canals (khlongs) High:  Low: mainly water markets (Talad Nam) Low 
    PhayaThai / Ratchathewi <> upd: 2016.12 N 2kms of Siam, Suburbia & Highest rooftop view 84 flr Medium Medium Medium: backstage of the city price lower Medium 
    Sukhumvit <> upd: 2017.04  E 3km of Siam, "Farangville" Hotels, Bars, Nightlife Low: retail tourism Medium: retail High: brand labels  High: Westernised 
    Chinatown W 3km of Siam, Chinese infusion; a trading post, chaotic & markets High: Street food mania High: historical Medium: mainly makets Low: River Icons or nearby crazy Khaoson 
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