Best things to do near Bangkok
So you’ve spent a few days eating, shopping, and vibing your way through the many things to do in Bangkok. But what’s a holiday without some R&R and adventure? If that’s calling out to you, perhaps it’s time to schedule a day trip outside of the city.
Not a difficult decision to make, seeing that there are tonnes of gorgeous sights and adventurous activities within a 3.5-hour drive from the bustling metropolis. Book a day tour to the coastal town of Pattaya or take a road trip to the serene districts surrounding Bangkok.
Regardless of what you choose, these 30 best things to do near Bangkok will be worth the journey.
– Pattaya –
Think of nightlife in Thailand and Pattaya would likely spring to mind for its 24/7 clubs. More recently, the coastal city has also made waves for its water activities, including island-hopping and beach bummin’. Adding to this glo-up are cultural sites and family-friendly activities. Here’s what’s awaiting you just a 2-hour drive from Bangkok: