Bangkok for Kids
Bangkok Area Guide
Our easy-to-use guide to the different area of Bangkok:
  • Major Attractions in each area
  • Best Restaurants in Bangkok suitable for all the family
  • Shopping Options from markets to department stores
  • Best Family Friendly Hotels for each area
Each area of Bangkok has its own unique character. Learn more by reading our concise area guides or use the quick links here:
Hotels by Area
Siam Square



Khao San
Siam Square Chinatown   Khao San Road  
Shop till you drop in Bangkok's biggest and best shopping malls. Experience South East Asia's largest aquarium and choose from a wide range of restaurants, cinemas, bowling alleys, computer gaming centers, and other major attractions.
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Multi cultural area of Bangkok inhabited by descendents of early Chinese and Indian immigrants. Experience the city's liveliest markets and visit some of the most interesting museums and temples in the city. Outstanding Thai and Chinese cuisine.
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Khao San Road used to be a center for rice trading but in the 1960s started providing cheap accommodation for backpackers. Today Khao San Road is one of the most famous roads in the world. Khao San is a thriving center for shopping and tourism.
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Pratunam Guide Grand Palace Silom
Pratunam is in a central Bangkok location on the Airport Railway Link. Search out for real bargains in shopping malls such as Plantip IT Plaza, Pratunam Market and Platinum Fashion Mall. This is where many locals go to shop.
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Experience the romance of old Bangkok. Visit the top tourist attractions of the city such as the Grand Palace, Emerald Buddha and Wat Arun. Take an unforgettable tour of the rivers and canals. Dine riverside at the City's top restaurants and stay in some of the best hotels in the world.
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Silom is the commerical center of Bangkok. It has an excellent range of restaurants and bars. Grab a bargain in the famous Patpong night market or shop for antiques in Silom Galleria. Experience Thai boxing at Lumphini Stadium, Thailand's premier Muay Thai venue.
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Sukhumvit Chidlom  
Lively and popular area of Bangkok with a large ex-pat population. Enjoy the best restaurants and hotels in the city. Excellent shopping opportunities and a wide range of nightlife. Children will enjoy the planetarium, science museum and Benjasiri Park.
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Chidlom is a leafy upmarket suburb of Bangkok where many of the embassies are located. Relax in Lumpini park or shop till late in Central World shopping mall. Make merit at the famous Erawan Shrine or dine at one of the first class restaurants in the area such as Four Seasons or the Conrad.
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Bangkok Boutique Hotels guide to Sukhumvit