Top Attractions In Bangkok For Free

Bangkok is one of the biggest and most thriving cities in Asia and is a cultural hub full of incredible food, people and temples.

There’s so much to see and do in the city of Bangkok and it can often be a little overwhelming to know what to do if you’ve only got a short amount of time there and particularly if you’re on a budget.

Thankfully, we’ve collated a list of the 10 best free attractions in Bangkok, as well as the best paid activities in Bangkok to help you plan your trip much better!

Free Attractions in Bangkok

Top Rated Bangkok Attractions

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Lumphini Park

Lumphini Park is one of the largest and greatest vast open expanses in the city centre of Bangkok and is a beautiful green oasis that allows you to escape the bustling streets for an hour or two.

The park contains plenty of trees, flowers and grassy areas where you can enjoy a mid-afternoon nap or tuck into a yummy picnic as you watch cyclists and runners pass by you.

Lumphini Park is also home to numerous playgrounds so...

Baiyoke Sky hotel Observation Deck Tickets with Lunch / Dinner

clock Duration: 2 to 3 hours
  • An exclusive excursion that takes you into one of the best sightseeing point in the whole city of Bangkok - the deck of Baiyoke Sky Hotel.
  • This is the visit to the Sky Hotel located at the 77th and 84th floor of the tallest building in...
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Chatuchak Weekend Market

While it’s named the Chatuchak Weekend Market, it’s actually open every day apart from Monday and Tuesday so if you time your visit to Bangkok right, you’ll definitely be able to visit it on at least one day.

The Chatuchak Market is home to more than 15,000 stalls and 11,500 vendors. You’ll find everything from delicious Thai cuisines, to quintessentially Thai souvenirs and trinkets and everything in...

Discover UNESCO World Heritage Sites - Ayutthaya to Khao Yai National Park

clock Duration: 10 hours
  • This is a visit to two of the UNESCO World Heritage sites in Bangkok where you'll see natural wonders at the Khao Yai National Park and also the beautiful ancient city of Ayutthaya.
  • It is also the discovery of reinstated chedis that are...
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Bang Krachao

Often nicknamed “Bangkok’s Green Lung”, Bang Krachao is a vast open space set upon more than 100 acres and resides just opposite the Chao Phraya River and is one of the best free attractions in Bangkok due to its impressive size and green expanse of land.

Most people don’t expect to find much greenery or nature in Bangkok but thankfully Bang Krachao provides the goods and offers beautiful orchards, lakes,...

Sea Life Bangkok Ocean World Tickets

clock Duration: 3 hours
  • This is a tour designed to spice 3 hours of your stay in Bangkok with interactive sea - life experience.
  • This ticket lands you into the home of more than 3,000 species of sea creatures that makes the Bangkok Ocean World their...
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Bangkok Art & Culture Centre

More commonly referred to as BACC, the Bangkok Art & Culture Center is the perfect place in the city to visit if you want to soak up as much culture and art as possible during your trip to Thailand.

At the BACC, you’ll find a plethora of remarkable exhibits and collections of film, paintings, photography and sculptures and it’s a place where artists from near and far can showcase their work.

The Bangkok Art &...

Siam Park City Bangkok Admission Tickets

clock Duration: 1 day
  • It is a tour out of the hustling and bustling of the city into the World's Largest Wave Pool.
  • A day tour into thrill rides, water slides, fun - filled activities and amusements located in this park beside the Bangkok's Suvarnabhumi...
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Khao San Road

If you’re travelling to Bangkok as a backpacker on a budget, then there’s really no better place in the city than Khao San Road.

This road in the middle of Bangkok is a haven for travellers on a budget looking for cheap booze and delicious and affordable Thai food.

However, if you’re not really into the party scene, or you really want to spend as little money as possible, then Khao San Road is also the perfect...

Hop-on Hop-off Bus Tour Amsterdam

clock Duration: 24 or 48 Hou
  • A flexible sightseeing bus ride in Central Amsterdam.
  • An opportunity to see the city's highlights without the hassle of working out public transport timetables.
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China Town

If you’ve travelled anywhere else in Asia, you’ll know that most major cities have their own version of Chinatown which offers visitors a glimpse into Chinese cultures and cuisines.

Bangkok’s offering of Chinatown is the perfect place to visit if you want to get a taste of China and try out some truly delicious Asian food.

You’ll also find maze-like alleyways where you’ll likely discover unique...

Rijksmuseum and Canal Cruise Combi Ticket

clock Duration: Flexible: 1
  • A super saver combi ticket for a 1 hour canal boat trip and single entry to the Rijksmuseum.
  • Satisfy your inner culture vulture with works of art plus canals and architecture.
  • Use these tickets on the same day, or different days,...
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Ko Kret Island

Situated in the middle of the Chao Phraya River in Bangkok, Ko Kret Island is an unusual, yet still remarkable free thing to do in Bangkok.

While you will have to make your own way on to the island, once you’re there, you can enjoy a fun-filled day of completely free activities.

There are numerous markets to walk around, various paths to take that will take you along calm and quiet routes, as well as several Burmese Mon...

Amsterdam Layover: Airport Transit City Tour

clock Duration: 3 hours
  • Three-hour tour to explore Amsterdam during your layover
  • With the possibility to extend and customize to the hours you have to wait.
  • Private driver to show you around the city.
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Pak Khlong Talad

Pak Khlong Talad is a stunning flower market in the city of Bangkok that sells a plethora of fruit, vegetables and of course, flowers.

It’s one of the most widely recognised flower markets in the city and is a place that’s frequented by both locals and tourists on a daily basis.

You certainly don’t have to visit Pak Khlong Talad with the intention of purchasing anything; simply just immersing yourself in the...

Delft, The Hague & Madurodam Half-Day Tour from Amsterdam

clock Duration: 6 hours
  • Six-hour tours in two important Dutch cities: Delft and The Hague.
  • Multilingual guide who will provide extensive explanation throughout the tour in your preferred language.
  • Perfect introduction for first-time visitors to other...
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Erawan Shrine

Erawan Shrine is situated right next to the BTS Skytrain station so it’s in an incredibly central and convenient location while making your way around the city.

There are dozens, if not hundreds of small temples and shrines located all over Bangkok city, but the Erawan Shrine is arguably the most famous and most popular amongst locals and tourists.

The shrine is a beautiful statue of the Hindu god Brahma and is a place...

Photo Shoot in Dutch Traditional Costume in Amsterdam

clock Duration: 15 to 30 min
  • Photoshoot wearing a traditional Dutch costume with iconic items like Gouda cheese, tulips and clogs.
  • Costumes available for men, women, girls and boys.
  • Up to 25 people can be in the picture.
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Museum of Counterfeit Goods

If you’re looking for a slightly alternative and unique free attraction in Bangkok, then look no further than the Museum of Counterfeit Goods.

The museum is one of the most unusual places in the city but it’s well worth a visit if you’ve got a few hours to spare while in Bangkok.

Here you’ll find an extensive collection of counterfeited goods that have been seized in raids across the city. The museum aims...

Expert Led Tour of the Rijksmuseum with Admission Tickets

clock Duration: 2 hours 30 m
  • 2 hours and a half guided tour with an expert through the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam.
  • Explanation about the artworks of Dutch Golden Age, including Rembrandt and Vermeer.
  • Visit to one of the world's great museums.
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FAQs about Free Things to Do in Bangkok

There are many things you can do for free in Bangkok like booking free entry into some Bangkok museums, joining locals to do some free activities and others. This allows you to have fun and relax on a budget or save for further experiences on your trip.

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