Are you looking for a unique experience when travelling to Thailand? Then exploring Chinatown in Bangkok is a must-do. Located in the heart of downtown Bangkok, Chinatown offers an amazing variety of sights, sounds and flavors. From the vibrant street markets to the delicious traditional Chinese food, there is something for everyone here.
To get to Chinatown from other parts of Bangkok, you can take a taxi or a tuk-tuk. You can also hop on the MRT (subway) or BTS (skytrain) at Hua Lamphong Station and get off at Si Phraya Pier station. From there, you will have easy access to Chinatown’s main attractions. To make your Bangkok trip even more exciting, consider going on a night tour of Chinatown for an up-close look at its vibrant nightlife.
Today, Chinatown is widely known as Thailand's most significant gold trading centre. And is a destination for all foodies. Because Yaowarat in the daytime, looking to see only gold shops, Chinese herb shops, fruit shops and Chinese restaurants. But if visiting Chinatown after sunset Yaowarat Road will become a paradise for foodies. Because both sides of the road are full of restaurants, including Chinese food, seafood, desserts, and drinks.
Chinatown is Open all day: 24 hours
Recommended time to visit: 3 hours
Location: Yaowarat Road, Samphanthawong, Samphanthawong, BangkokMap
How to get to Yaowarat Road
Travel route to visit Yaowarat
1. Get off at BTS Taksin station and take bus number 1 to Yaowarat.
2. Get off at Hua Lamphong MRT and take bus number 4, 25, 40 to Yaowarat.
3. Line 8 in front of Rajavithi Hospital, get off at Wat Tuek
4. Bus No. 529, 542 through Hua Lamphong - Odeon Circle through Yaowarat Road until you turn left at Wat Tuek intersection - park at Sampeng sign
How to go to Yaowarat / Sampeng / Phahurat by BTS
As for how to go to Yaowarat/Sampeng/Phahurat by BTS, at the moment there is no BTS station that reaches yet! You can take the BTS to Sala Daeng station. To change to take the MRT (Silom Station) and travel to Sam Yot Station or Dragon Temple
How far is a Metro station from Yaowarat Road in Samphanthawong?
The nearest subway station in Samphanthawong It's just another 14-minute walk.
Which Bus lines stop near Yaowarat Road?
👉These Bus stops near Yaowarat Road: 12540 (ปอ.) (AC)4949 (ปอ.) (AC)773ก (ปอ.) (AC)85
How far is the bus stop from Yaowarat Road in Samphanthawong?
👉 Bus stops nearest Samphanthawong. It's just a 3-minute walk.