By Zarut Suriyaarunroj who, between business development and audio translation for corporate, loves to travel the world and show guests around Bangkok, where he was born and raised.
Edited by Jessica Wright
For any first-time visitor to Bangkok the city is a treasure trove of experiences with always has something new and exciting on the go! To the discerning traveller, one who has either visited the city on numerous occasions or is simply weary of the widely acknowledged must-see hotspots, Bangkok is no less intriguing! Even if you have already ticked off the best tourist picks, uncovered armfuls of magical finds in the Chatuchak and Pratunam markets, and found yourself in awe beside the Grand Palace or one of the many other popular Bangkok attractions, the city still has some hidden treasure for you to discover – you simply need to know where to look! I have created a fresh and exciting list of all the hidden gems in Bangkok I think worthy of any offbeat traveller looking for deeper levels to explore; from which are full of mystery and intrigue, to dazzling with hidden beauty to just straight-up wacky, here is a list of my favourite, lesser-known Bangkok finds!