Attractions

From cultural discoveries to shopping expeditions, Bangkok excursions offer something new to experience each time you visit and we are ideally located in the heart of this vibrant metropolis.

An ideal base from which to explore the city, Chatrium Residence Riverside Bangkok is conveniently situated within easy reach of many of the capital’s key attractions; be it shopping and dining hubs, ancient temples or captivating museums.

Kids

Fun for young guests is easy to come by Simply make your way to one of these places that cater to kids and the entire family

Snake Farm (Queen Saovabha Memorial Institute)
Learn to love and appreciate mostly misunderstood reptiles at the Snake Farm
08:30am to 12:00pm / 01:00pm to 04:30pm (Monday to Friday)

Museums

Sites where history comes to life, these are great places to learn about the roots of a culture that has withstood the winds of time

Queen Sirikit Museum of Textiles
Discover a diverse array of textiles at the country’s first dedicated textile conservation laboratory
09:00am to 04:30pm (daily)
Museum Siam
Step back in time and learn more about Thailand’s rich history, heritage and culture
10:00am to 6:00pm (Tuesday to Sunday)
Erawan Museum
Named after a three-headed elephant from Hindu mythology, this museum features captivating sculptures and artworks
09:00am to 07:00pm
Suan Pakkad Palace Museum
A former lettuce farm, this museum offers captivating perspectives of traditional Thai lifestyles
09:00am to 04:00pm (daily)
Jim Thompson House
The house of Thailand’s "Silk King" who mysteriously disappeared offers an enthralling visitor experience
09:00am to 06:00pm (daily)
The Bangkok National Museum
Your gateway to Thailand’s past, providing a unique look into the nation’s history and culture
09:00am to 04:00pm (Wednesday to Sunday)

Recreation

If you want to spend your day doing something fun and entertaining, make sure to check out these recreational options

Benjasiri Park
Also called Queen’s Park, this is a great spot for some rest, relaxation and recreation
05:00am to 09:00pm
Lumpini Park
Fresh air, tranquillity and downtime are on the cards when you visit this popular park
05:00am to 09:00pm
Siam Niramit

With over 100 performers and 500 costumes, this is a production of unimaginable scale

Show: 08:00pm to 09:20pm | Dinner: 05:00pm to 08:00pm
Siam Park City
With its amusement park and water park, this attraction is perfect for the whole family
10:00am to 06:00pm (daily)
Lumpinee & Rajadamnern Stadiums
Witness the traditional martial art of Muay Thai in a thrilling battle in the ring
Lumpinee Boxing Stadium: 06:00pm to 11:00pm (Tuesday & Friday)|04:00pm to 12:00am (Saturday)|Rajadamnern Boxing Stadium: 06:00pm onwards (Monday, Wednesday, Thursday & Sunday)
Chatuchak Park
An idyllic public park popular for recreation or relaxation amidst lush landscapes
04:30am to 09:30pm

Shopping & Dining

Make your way through the city taking its fill of food and modern experiences From street markets to shopping malls, you will be spoilt for choice

Siam Paragon Shopping Mall
Perfect for shopaholics, this mall features designer brands, speciality stores, an art gallery and more!
10:00am to 10:00pm (daily)
Terminal 21
Travel the world while shopping at this mall featuring airport-style design and unique destination-themed sections
10:00am to 10:00pm (daily)
Asiatique The Riverfront
A captivating shopping experience awaits at this popular open-air emporium by the river
04:00pm to 12:00am
Chinatown
The heart of the Chinese community in Bangkok full of colourful culture and foodie adventures
24 hours a day
The Up Rama 3
With its Chino-Portuguese style architecture, shopping here is a unique experience
10:00am to 12 midnight
Khaosan Road
The heart of the “backpacking universe”, famed for its bargains, dining and bohemian vibes
08:00am to 02:00am (daily)
Central Chidlom
This seven storied giant is a beloved department store featuring a range of international brands
10:00am to 10:00pm (daily)
Damnoen Saduak Floating Market
A blend of Thai exoticism and traditional lifestyles at this unique market on the water
07:00am to 12:00pm (daily)
Pak Klong Talad (Flower Market)
Lose yourself in a floral fantasy at the largest market of its kind in Bangkok
24 hours a day
MBK Centre
Seven floors of shopping and a top floor of entertainment – what more do you need!
10:00am to 10:00pm (daily)
Pantip Plaza
An IT retail hub with unbelievable bargains on computers, electronics and related accessories
10:00am to 09:00pm (daily)
Central Rama 3
Watch a movie, grab a meal and shop till you drop at this shopping heaven
11:00am to 09:30pm (Monday to Friday) | 10:30am to 09:30pm (Saturday & Sunday)
Platinum Shopping Mall
From renowned global brands to niche items, an unforgettable shopping spree awaits
08:00am to 08:00pm (Saturday, Sunday, Wednesday) | 09:00am to 08:00pm (Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday)
Central World Plaza
This one of a kind “mallscape” brings you the best of retail including designer fashion
10:00am to 10:00pm
Pratunam Market
A wholesale market that is also a window to the local culture in metropolitan Bangkok
24 hours a day
Emporium Shopping Complex
If luxury brands and designer fashion are what you are after, this is the place!
10:00am to 10:00pm
Chatuchak Weekend Market
The largest market in the country with over 8,000 stalls; you’ll be spoilt for choice!
Saturday & Sunday: 09:00am to 06:00pm (entire market) | Wednesday & Thursday: 07:00am to 06:00pm (plant section only) | Friday: 06:00pm to 12:00am (wholesale only)

Temples & Palaces

The richness of local culture is evident the most in these religious places and palaces You will be awed by the wonder of it all

Temple of the Reclining Buddha (Wat Pho)
A historic temple in Bangkok famed for its awe-inspiring, 46 metre long Buddha statue
08:00am to 05:00pm
Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun)
Rising majestically by the Chao Phraya River, this temple is a must-visit site in Bangkok
08:30am to 05:30pm
Wat Suthat
Visually striking and historically significant, this temple is well known for its huge red swing
08:30am to 09:00pm
Grand Palace
An iconic palace by the river featuring a stunning display of tradition, architecture and culture
08:30am to 03:30pm
Wat Benchamabophit (The Marble Temple)
A beautiful architectural masterpiece built from marble and a truly breathtaking sight
08:30am to 09:00pm (daily)
Wat Ratchanatdaram Woravihara (Loha Prasat)
Dubbed the “metal castle”, the temple features 37 spires and a relic of the Buddha
08:00am to 05:00pm (daily)
Wat Pho Man Khunaram
A stunning Chinese temple that combines different architectural styles from China, Tibet and Thailand
08:00am to 05:00pm
Erawan Shrine (Thao Mahaprom Shrine)
A popular place of worship, this Hindu shrine was built as a tribute to Phra Phrom
06:00am to 12 midnight
The Golden Mount (Wat Saket)
Explore a truly beautiful Thai temple that dates back to the historic Ayutthaya era
08:00am to 05:00pm (daily)

Transportation

Get to places in comfort and style with these diverse transportation options Your vacation will be a walk in the park

Chao Phraya River

Take a ferry down Bangkok’s famous River of Kings for a unique city perspective

24 hours a day