Discover the best of the city

8 hours | from $105.00 per person

Get to grips with the city with a Local by your side! Discover Bangkok’s iconic attractions as well as gaining insight into the city’s unique culture, learning what life is like for the locals and discovering a few hidden gems. Your route will be fully personalised to what you’d like to see and the areas you’d like to explore, but your like-minded Local Host will also suggest secret local spots that they know you’ll love but would struggle to find in a guidebook!

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Multiple languages available. Request at time of booking.
Experience type
Private and personalised to what you want to see and do.
Money back guarantee
We'll refund your money if you're not happy with your experience.
Kids go free
Kids up to 15 years old go free

What you'll do 

Join a like-minded Local Host to explore the city and see its most famous attractions and immerse yourself in Bangkok’s unique culture, getting an authentic taste of Thailand’s cosmopolitain capital.

You could start the day with your Local Host taking the Chao Phraya Express Boat to Tha Chang to explore Bangkok’s oldest district, the artificial island of Ko Rattanakosin. Here, you’ll get an introduction to Thailand’s traditions and must-see temples, Wat Phra Kaew and Grand Palace, Wat Pho and Wat Arun.

Finding the best, most authentic Thai cuisine can be a challenge, so your Local Host will help recommend extraordinary and unusual dishes that meet your dietary requirements and take you to the spots where locals really eat.

In the afternoon you could decide to move to the area of Saphan Taksin, where you can take advantage of Bangkok’s cheap, high-quality massage parlours. Relax with a spa treatment or soothe overworked legs with a traditional Thai massage. 

Get a new perspective on Bangkok with cocktails in one of city’s best rooftop bars and get recommendations for dinner at one of the many unique restaurants. After dinner, consider heading to Bangkok’s nocturnal flower market or enjoy a rowdy live-music show at a bar loved by locals.


What to expect

We’ll be in touch within 24 hours after booking to find out more about your personalities and interests so we can assign a like-minded local who can create a bespoke experience for you.

Your Local Host will communicate with you directly to suggest an itinerary and agree a meeting time and place. Your itinerary is flexible, so during the experience you can always change your mind about what you want to do.

Your Local host may also suggest adjustments or new routes if they feel that there is something just around the corner that you may enjoy, or perhaps if the weather affects your itinerary.

Although you will see the main attractions in the area, your Local Host will also help you to discover the places, things and stories that you won’t find in a guidebook and that make the city unique. 


How this benefits you

With a Local by your side, you’ll be able to go beyond the superficial and connect with Bangkok and its people, getting to know what truly makes the city unique.

Get relevant advice to help you save time and money during the rest of your trip; using local insight you’ll be able to get around, skip tourist pitfalls and experience life like a local.

See the main attractions with the benefit of local knowledge, like the best times to avoid the crowds, but also explore off-the-beaten path areas where the Locals really live.

Our Local Hosts can all speak English, but many also speak Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, French, German and many other languages so they can connect with you culturally as well as with your personality.


What's included

* Private and personalised experience
* 8 hours with a Local Host
* Pick-up from your accommodation (within a reasonable distance)
* Walking experience (other transport can be arranged at an additional cost)


What's not included

* Food and drinks
* Tickets to any attractions
* Transportation costs 
* Gratuities (optional)


Cancellation policy

Cancel up to 48 hours before your experience and get a 90% refund.  

Meeting point

To be agreed with your Local Host.

8 hour experience

per adult
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