in Bangkok Yai of Bangkok, Thailand
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 13.723 and 100.476 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 13° 43' 23" and E 100° 28' 33"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Baht - THB
- Spoken languages:
- Thai, English
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 07:20 AM (Thursday)
- Timezone: Asia/Bangkok
- UTC/GMT offset: 7 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:25 am and 5:48 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -12.117 and -77.183 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- Colonia Penal
- This place on Geonames.org
Safety Score: 2,7 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Thailand.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Thailand. Last Update: 2023-11-29 08:14:52
Delve into Bangkok Yai
Bangkok Yai in Bangkok Yai (Bangkok) is a city located in Thailand a little south-west of Bangkok, the country's capital town.
Current time in Bangkok Yai is now 07:20 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Asia / Bangkok with an UTC offset of 7 hours. We know of 8 airports closer to Bangkok Yai, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in Thailand is Don Mueang International Airport in a distance of 16 mi (or 25 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Thailand is Historic City of Ayutthaya in a distance of 44 mi (or 70 km), North. In need of a room? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
Since you are here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Thon Buri, Khlong San, Samphanthawong, Bangkok Noi and Bang Kho Laem. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.
Local weather forecast
Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 32°C / 90 °F
|Morning Temperature||25°C / 77 °F|
|Evening Temperature||32°C / 89 °F|
|Night Temperature||29°C / 85 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||0%|
|Air Pressure||1012 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Gentle Breeze with 7 km/h (4 mph) from South|
|Cloud Conditions||Scattered clouds, covering 45% of sky|
|General Conditions||Scattered clouds|
Friday, 1st of December 2023
31°C (87 °F)
27°C (81 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Saturday, 2nd of December 2023
31°C (88 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, broken clouds.
Sunday, 3rd of December 2023
32°C (90 °F)
28°C (82 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, scattered clouds.
Hotels and Places to Stay
AVANI Riverside Bangkok Hotel
Ramada Plaza Bangkok Menam Riverside
Anantara Bangkok Riverside Resort & Spa
Hotel Icon Bangkok
Millennium Hilton Bangkok
Sarasinee All Suites Hotel
Kansiree Boutique House
ibis Bangkok Riverside
Videos from this area
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Wat Pak Nam 2010
A walk through the renovated temple Wat Paknam in Thonburi, Bangkok. Please compare with my video of "Wat Paknam 2008". Der frisch renovierte Tempel Wat Paknam in Thonburi, Bangkok.
Longtail tourist boats on the canals of Bangkok
Longtail tourist boats passing through the canals in Thonburi, Bangkok.
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Wat Pak NamTemple (Monks Walk)
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Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
Thon Buri is an area of modern Bangkok. It was capital of Thailand from 1767 to 1782, during the reign of King Taksin, after the previous capital Ayutthaya was sacked by the Burmese. It is located on the opposite bank of Chao Phraya River to Bangkok. Before being made the capital, Thon Buri was an important garrison town at the mouth of the river. King Rama I moved the capital to Bangkok in 1782. Thon Buri remained an independent town and province, until it was merged into Bangkok in 1971.
Wat Arun is a Buddhist temple in the Bangkok Yai district of Bangkok, Thailand, on the Thonburi west bank of the Chao Phraya River. The temple derives its name from the Hindu god Aruna, often personified as the radiations of the rising sun and full name of the temple is given by Wat Arun Ratchawararam Ratchawaramahawihan (วัดอรุณราชวรารามราชวรมหาวิหาร).
Wat Paknam Bhasicharoen
Wat Paknam Bhasicharoen (also written Pak Nam Phasi Charoen, Thai: วัดปากน้ำภาษีเจริญ) in Phasi Charoen district, Bangkok is a very large wat with a sizeable population of monks and nuns. Many foreigners have stayed at this temple over the years. The temple is perhaps best known for its meditation lessons. The meditation teacher can speak some English and the junior monks are able to interpret.
Wat Kalayanamitr Varamahavihara is a Buddhist temple in Bangkok, Thailand. The temple is located in Wat Kanlaya sub-district, on the Thonburi bank of the Chao Phraya River. The temple was established in 1825 by Chaophraya Nikonbodin (born To, Thai: เจ้าพระยานิกรบดินทร์), who donated the temple to Rama III. Chaophraya Nikonbodin was an ancestor of the Kalayanamitr family, whose descendants include Saprang Kalayanamitr.
Memorial Bridge, Bangkok
The Memorial Bridge is a bridge over the Chao Phraya River in Bangkok, in Thailand, connecting the districts Phra Nakhon and Thonburi. The bridge was opened on 6 April 1932, by King Prajadhipok (Rama VII) in commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the Chakri Dynasty and the foundation of Bangkok, shortly before the Siamese Coup d'état on 24 June 1932.
Wongwian Yai, also spelled "Wong Wian Yai" or "Wongwien Yai", is a large roundabout (traffic circle) in Thon Buri, western bank of the Chao Phraya River in Bangkok, Thailand, where the Statue of King Taksin is situated. It is located in the district of Thon Buri and Khlong San in the centre of Bangkok, at the intersection of Prajadhipok/Inthara Phithak/Lat Ya/Somdet Phra Chao Taksin Roads.
Siam University is a university located on Petkasem Road in Phasicharoen district of Bangkok. Siam University was founded by the late Narong Mongkhonvanit as a three-year private engineering school in 1965. In 1973, Siam University, then known as Siam Technical College, was formally established as a higher education institution with authorization to grant degrees. Later in 1986, Siam Technical College became Siam Technical University, a full-fledged private, non-profit university.
Phra Racha Wang Derm
Phra Racha Wang Derm, also known as Thonburi Palace, is the former royal palace of King Taksin, who ruled the Siamese kingdom of Thonburi following the fall of Ayutthaya in 1767 and up until the establishment of Rattanakosin in 1782. It later served as the residence of several high-ranking members of the Chakri Dynasty until 1900 when the palace became the site of the Royal Thai Naval Academy.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Bangkok Yai.
- Thon Buri
- Khlong San
- Bangkok Noi
- Bang Kho Laem
- Phasi Charoen
- Chom Thong
- Phra Nakhon
- Bang Rak
- Pathum Wan
- Rat Burana
- Pom Prap Sattru Phai
- Taling Chan
- Yan Nawa
- Bang Khun Thian
- Bang Khae
- Bang Kruai
- Phra Pradaeng
- Phaya Thai
- Din Daeng
- Khlong Toei
- Thung Khru
- Bang Bon
- Bang Sue
- Huai Khwang
บางคอแหลม: Asiatique The Riverfront, บางคอแหลม (source)
Bangkok: Yodpiman River Walk, Bangkok (source)
Bangkok: Chao Pra Ya River, Bangkok (source)
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This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
King Amphoe Bang Kok Yai, Amphoe Bangkok Yai, Bangkok Yai, บางกอกใหญ่