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Khao San Road

| Bang Lamphu, Phra Nakhon, Bangkok, Thailand
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The backpacking district of Khao San Road is the traveler hub of South East Asia. Jam-packed with raucous bars and restaurants as well as budget hostels, it’s a favorite for late-night revelers.
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good35%
  • Average23%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“street food” (506 reviews)
“back packers” (70 reviews)
“laughing gas” (64 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
| Bang Lamphu, Phra Nakhon, Bangkok, Thailand
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Reviewed yesterday

Extremely crazy at night lots of parties bars, there is then: loud and terrible disco music. There is a variety of staying options and many many eateries. Thai massage available there.

Thank b0nh0f
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Khao San is a fun strip of Thailand for bar hopping and shopping. There are many vendors with interesting and funny clothing, and more stalls to eat and drink at then one can hope to count. If you want to say when you went to...More

Thank Jake B
Reviewed 3 days ago

If you are being pampered in a Silom or Sukhumvit first class hotels, may I suggest you DO visit Khao San Road and some lovely pubs, bar and eateries. Far Cheaper than other tourist locations in Bangkok. It is as good if not better. There...More

Thank Edward C
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Khao san road is one of the busiest road in Bangkok with mostly foreigners especially Europeans . You can easily spot the people out there . There were shops and clubs on both side of the road . People are crazy on the street ....More

Thank Raman_4
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a famous backpacker zone and it is mostly party pubs but we found a couple of quieter places including a nice restaurant to drink and enjoy the atmosphere without being overcome by the madness.

Thank richardjoedunlop
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I prefer how this place was a couple of years ago . We'll now it's overcrowded and noisy . If you like loud bars filled with energetic teenagers , then this is the place for you .

Thank 648shrutig
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Excellent location. Caters to all. If you want great street food, this is your place. Stop in at Joe Joe Pad Thai.

Thank Davo327
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Every night the same...it is worthy if visiting if it is your first time to be in Thai. I thought this street is very large..but it is not that large and not that complicated than I expected. If u like to drink in the loud...More

Thank Skyhigh94
Reviewed 6 days ago

At the end of our trip to Bangkok, we were looking for souvenirs. This is the place! You can walk along the road, watch out for cars, scooters and pickpocket. During the day it'd good if you;re looking to buy souvenirs, lots of street shops,...More

Thank Adrian S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Arrived at around half 5 in the afternoon and was glad to finally find a decent backpacker market in Bangkok!! Lots of stalls selling clothing, wooden carved goods, handbags and backpacks, jewellery, henna tattoos, hair braiding - the lot. There are also street food stalls...More

Thank SarahCopps
While you’ll see skyscrapers in most parts of Bangkok,
it’s the gilded roofs of ancient pagodas that adorn
the skyline of Banglamphu, the city’s historical and
most touristic district. Hordes of tourists flock to
this area to tick quite a few must-see attractions off
their to-do list, with the Grand Palace being the most
spectacular of them all. Banglamphu is also home to
Bangkok’s infamous tourist ghetto, centered around
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7 August 2017|
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Response from missH2525 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, and make sure that you don't believe anyone you encounter on the way there if they tell you it is closed. That is a scam trying to get you to go somewhere else.
Lee I
31 July 2017|
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Response from David D | Reviewed this property |
Most things, passports, driving licence, visas etc fakes are available and advertised around the place.
Lee I
31 July 2017|
Response from kerycruz | Reviewed this property |
Your question is not understandable. Lack of information. What type of license. I think that this is a spam.
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