Asia Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Asia activity »
  1. 1 Bhutan... Have You Been
  2. 2 travel to Malaysia or Indonesia
  3. 3 Best place for a solo traveler to find a travel partner
  4. 4 India (north-east) + Maldives ititneraty help
  5. 5 Trip Report Googling to going...to Gujarat!
  6. 6 To the Gili Islands - From Ubud or South Bali?
  7. 7 Society Registration
  8. 8 Private tours in Northern India
  9. 9 Tokyo hotel help
  10. 10 The ethics of choosing to visit a repressive country like Myanmar
  11. 11 Purchasing Kamagawa Odori tickets?
  12. 12 Indonesia (other than Bali!)
  13. 13 Beware of China Job, Study & Internship Scams Targeting Tourists
  14. 14 Fethiye to Bodrum
  15. 15 Vietnam visa
  16. 16 Izu Peninsula: Ito or Izu?
  17. 17 Family Friendly Penang
  18. 18 Train trip costs help please
  19. 19 Weather forecast
  20. 20 Bali - What to do?
  21. 21 Trip Report Across Uzbekistan with MIR
  22. 22 New Vietnam eVisa service
  23. 23 Vietnam with kids/teens
  24. 24 Sri Lanka advice
  25. 25 First time in Japan - itinerary feedback
View next 25 » Back to the top

6 full days in Bangkok in May

Jump to last reply

Hi everyone,

I plan on spending 6 full days (i.e. 6 nights) in Bangkok in May. (I will be flying to Manila --> Bangkok --> Hong Kong).

I just wanted to see if anyone thinks 6 full days is a good number of days to spend in Bangkok, or if it is too many. I see that fellow Fodorites do not seem to be that fond of Chiang Mai. I am curious to know if there are specific reasons why?

If I do not go anywhere else and just spend 6 full days in Bangkok, are there any specific day trips that you recommend? (I think there are no elephants near Bangkok, is this correct?)

According to wikitravel, they recommend the following day trips (are there any specific ones that I should consider more than the others?) For these day trips, I was just going to book them when I arrive in Bangkok. (Are there any specific tour operators I should stay away from?)

Amphawa
Ayutthaya
Bang Pa-In
Damnoen Saduak
Hua Hin
Kanchanaburi
Ko Kret
Nakhon Pathom
Phetchaburi

I have read through numerous Bangkok threads so far and feel quite overwhelmed because there is so much information. There seems to be so much to do in Bangkok! I am so excited for my trip :)

8 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement