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Wongwian Yai area

Thon Buri, Bangkok, Thailand
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Hi WWYai is just a huge roundabout.well maintained park inside.open space useful to locals around... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2017
Anwar A
via mobile
Local area

This is a large roundabout in Thon Buri where the statue of King Thaksin is situated. This area... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2016
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 Jan 2017
9 Sep 2016
“Local area”
Thon Buri, Bangkok, Thailand

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Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Hi WWYai is just a huge roundabout.well maintained park inside.open space useful to locals around this area. Nothing exciting. Far from tourist areas. Hi traffic in the morning rush hour So so....non tourist interest location

Thank Anwar A
Reviewed 9 September 2016

This is a large roundabout in Thon Buri where the statue of King Thaksin is situated. This area used to be a major business area of Thonburi, before urbanisation reached the outer area of Bangkok. There are many markets, retail outlets, department stores and cinemas...More

Thank nellielim
Reviewed 28 July 2016

It just seemed like an intersection for traffic crossroads, heavily residential i did not come across anything special here but there are local things like eateries.

Thank ishfaqalone00
Reviewed 29 October 2015

Here enjoy allot as we want to see local market area, we found small stall for beside road. It's a very crowd place so advice to prepare accordingly.

Thank AmiView
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Take your time and stroll through the local fresh market which is very interesting to see. Continue to the train station and watch the people how they enter and exit the train, after a look on the statue in the middle of the big roundabout...More

3  Thank Lennyaroundtheworld
Reviewed 16 July 2015

This dense residential area is always busy. It's also have a few small shopping malls, local train station and Monument of King Taksin

Thank 0_Gyrfalcon_0
Reviewed 10 March 2015 via mobile

A stroll around the roundabout is a great glimpse of Thai life in Bangkok for those of us foreigners who see mostly tourist traps. The food markets are amazing to see and if you take the time to look, great Little food stalls, take home...More

3  Thank Kim A
Reviewed 4 February 2015

BTS bring you a station which is 15 minutes away from the big circle with large Taksin statue at the center. Good local atmosphere especially at the market on the way to the circle and the railway terminal.

Thank Satoshi M
Reviewed 8 January 2015

In order to appreciate Wongwian Yai area, visitor must understand that 60 years ago Bangkok Metropolitan was divided into two cities, Bangkok and Thonburi. The only bridge connecting the two cities was Sapan Phut that ran from the present Flower Market (Pak Klong Talad) to...More

9  Thank Charn P
Reviewed 23 November 2014 via mobile

Its a local area, but growing rate of "cheap" farang living there because of the increasing cost of living in the center... Tons of condos build next to the bts stations.. (Go get one 5555) Lovely atmosphere, real thai in a lot of meanings... Food,...More

Thank DJacobs1
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