Lonely Planet's Pocket Bangkok is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Temple-hop in the cool of the morning, shop for anything and everything at Chatuchak Weekend Market, and soothe aching muscles with a traditional massage; all with your trusted travel companion. Get to the heart of Bangkok and begin your journey now!
Inside Lonely Planet's Pocket Bangkok:
Up-to-date information - all businesses were rechecked before publication to ensure they are still open after 2020's COVID-19 outbreak
Full-colour maps and images throughout
Highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests
Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots
Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices
Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sleeping, sightseeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems that most guidebooks miss
User-friendly layout with helpful icons, and organised by neighbourhood to help you pick the best spots to spend your time
Covers Ko Ratanakosin & Thonburi, Banglamphu, Chinatown & Phahurat, Ratchathewi, Riverside, Silom & Lumphini, Sukhumvit, Chatuchak Market, and more
The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet's Pocket Bangkok, is our colourful, easy to use and handy guide that literally fits in your pocket, and is packed with the best sights and experiences for a short trip or weekend away.
Looking for a comprehensive guide that recommends both popular and off-the-beaten-path experiences, and extensively covers all of Bangkok's neighbourhoods? Check out Lonely Planet's Bangkok guide.
Looking for more extensive coverage? Check out Lonely Planet's Thailand for an in-depth guide to the country.
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