To feel the real pulse of Bangkok, pull on some comfortable shoes and discover nearby neighborhoods like Phra Nakhon, Ratchathewi, and Phaya Thai.
To really get a feel for Bangkok, visit one of its many cultural destinations. Take a tour, admire the architecture or simply enjoy the wonderful displays at the Ananta Samakhom Throne Hall, the Suan Pakkard Palace and the King Prajadhipok Museum.
If you are travelling with kids, give them a chance to let off some steam at the family attractions nearby. Snap photos, admire the exhibits and learn about the variety of species at Dusit Zoo.
While you are in and around Dusit, be sure to visit Victory Monument, Loha Prasat and the Ananda Samakhom Throne Hall. Whatever your religious background, you'll appreciate the peaceful atmosphere at Dusit’s holy places like Wat Saket, the Wat Bowonniwet Vihara and Wat Sommanat. To discover the nearby historic attractions, don't miss Chitralada Palace and Phyathai Palace.
Finding somewhere comfortable to stay around the Dusit area is a breeze. Take your pick from the Royal View Resort, the Prince Palace Hotel, or the True Siam Hotel.