8 Unusual Things to Do In Bangkok – Thailand

If you love Bangkok and visited this wonderful city few times, then you must have done most of the common things to do in Bangkok and looking for some unique, unusual and interesting things to do. Here are few such unusual yet really wonderful things that you should love to do in your next trip to Bangkok:

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1: See the Robot Building

Bangkok does not have any shortage of wired structures. To be able to check them out, all you need to know is their name and location. Maybe the strangest structure in Bangkok is the Bank of Asia a. k. a Robot Building. Located on the road between Surasak BTS and Chong Nonsi stations, the building surely looks like a robot but beholding the structure in your eyes can be a unique experience.

2: Find Some Abandoned Skyscrapers

Bangkok has quite a few abandoned skyscrapers that worth your time. The one located close to Taksin BTS station known as Sathorn Unique is of particular interest to tourists for its structure. For its weird structure, people call it “The Ghost Tower”.

3: Visit the Elephant Tower

Chances are you have seen this elephant structure building but did not allocate enough time to see its architectural brilliance. So, this time you should take your time to spend some time around that building and get to the top of one of the three buildings that are included in the tower. The tower is located on Paholyothin Road.

4: Spend Some Time in Bangkok Forensic Museum

When we think of a museum, we normally visualize different artistic and cultural artifacts. But Bangkok is a place where you can find a Forensic Museum that displays human bodies affected in different diseases. Although this might not be the most pleasant of experiences, but you can expect to learn a lot about human bodies. The museum is located inside Siriraj Hospital on the west bank of Chao Phraya River.

5: Take a Tuk Tuk Trip of Bangkok

Tuk Tuk is one of the most common public transports in Bangkok. If you are someone who is yet to experience riding a Tuk Tuk in Bangkok, consider bagging the experience. Hiring a Tuk Tuk is surely the best way to explore the city of Bangkok.

7: Go On a Dinner Cruise on the Chao Phraya River

Evening is the right time to go on a cruise on the Chao Phraya River. But many people miss out by not selecting a dinner cruise which offers you plenty of privacy and the best opportunity to enjoy some of the best sights on the riverbank.

8: Taste Unusual Cuisines in Chinatown Market

Chinatown market is one of the best places in Bangkok to taste some delectable cuisines. Maybe you only took some of the most popular and common menus and yet to discover your favorite Thai food. So, it can be a cool idea to search for something new and unique.

These are some relatively less popular and uncommon things to do in Bangkok. Do these and let us know in the comment how much you enjoyed doing each of these things.

Related: 25 Best Places to visit in Thailand

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