By Sopa Weeraho, the bubbly expat who talks quirky hidden gems in Bangkok that aren’t necessarily found in your everyday guidebook.
Edited by Kyra Tarr
If you’re looking for unusual things to do in Bangkok that go a little beyond the beaten tourist trail, here are some fun suggestions for you to try! Bangkok rewards the curious traveller, so don’t be afraid to follow your feet down intriguing alleyways and into exciting marketplaces. Get lost in a sea of colour, flavour, noise and kindness; the essential ingredients to any Bangkok holiday. You’ll taste fruits you’ve never seen before, communicate in a language without words, withstand some hair-raising traffic and immerse yourself in an ancient culture. Prepare for your excursion into the urban jungle and get ready to kickstart your trip to Bangkok with this unusual list of things you won’t find in your run of the mill guidebook. But, if you’d like a more structured approach, check out this list of things to do in Bangkok in 3 days that will provide all of the fun, minus the hassle - you’ll find abandoned city structures, forgotten villages, authentic travel and cultural explosion!