Bangkok Yai
in Bangkok Yai of Bangkok, Thailand

Noteable things around
Location Summary
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: 05:07 PM (Sunday)
Timezone: Asia/Bangkok
UTC/GMT offset: 7 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
5:58 am and 6:49 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-12.117 and -77.183 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Colonia Penal
References
This place on Geonames.org
Current travel safety evaluation for Thailand in South-Eastern Asia

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: 2024-07-14 08:23:34

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 05:07 PM (Sunday). 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: 30°C / 85 °F

Morning Temperature 26°C / 78 °F
Evening Temperature 29°C / 85 °F
Night Temperature 27°C / 81 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 62%
Air Pressure 1006 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 8 km/h (5 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky
General Conditions Light rain

Monday, 15th of July 2024

30°C (86 °F)
27°C (80 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.

Tuesday, 16th of July 2024

25°C (76 °F)
25°C (78 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Wednesday, 17th of July 2024

25°C (78 °F)
25°C (78 °F)
Moderate rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.

Hotels and Places to Stay

AVANI Riverside Bangkok Hotel

Address
1,6 mi
257 Charoennakorn Road, Thonburi
10600 bangkok
Thailand

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Ramada Plaza Bangkok Menam Riverside

Address
2,3 mi
2074 Charoenkrung Soi 72/4, Charoenkrung Road, Wat-Prayakrai
10120 Bangkok
Thailand

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Anantara Bangkok Riverside Resort & Spa

Address
1,7 mi
257 /1-3 Charoennakorn Road, Samrae
10600 Bangkok
Thailand

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Hotel Icon Bangkok

Address
2,2 mi
49 Sukhumvit 2
10110 Wattana
Thailand

Time Information

Checkout: - Checkin:
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Millennium Hilton Bangkok

Address
2,3 mi
123 Charoennakorn Road Klongsan
10600 Bangkok
Thailand

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


sala rattanakosin

Address
1,8 mi
Maharat Road
10200 Bangkok
Thailand

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 16:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Sarasinee All Suites Hotel

Address
2,0 mi
369 Soi Charoen nakorn 14/2, Klongtonsai, Klongsan
10600 bangkok
Thailand

Time Information

Checkout: 01:00 - Checkin: 12:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Kansiree Boutique House

Address
1,1 mi
9 Soi Taksin7, Bang Yi Ruen
10600 Bangkok
Thailand

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: -
Weekend: closed


Sampheng Apartment

Address
2,3 mi
62/1-6 soi Trok krai Anuwong Road Jakrawat Smpanthawong
10100 Bangkok
Thailand

Time Information

Checkout: 14:00 - Checkin: 02:00
Reception
Weekday: 14:00 - 22:00
Weekend: closed


ibis Bangkok Riverside

Address
2,3 mi
27 Soi Charoen Nakhon 17 Charoen Nakhon Rd Banglamphulang, Klongsarn
10600 BANGKOK
Thailand

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Videos from this area

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T501 Thonburi Canals

Published: January 22, 2012
Length: 57:31 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Travel Hub Thailand

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Published: April 04, 2015
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Wat Pak Nam 2010

Published: April 25, 2010
Length: 29:34 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: moselbert

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Longtail tourist boats on the canals of Bangkok

Published: December 07, 2014
Length: 16:58 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Dave Tabs

Longtail tourist boats passing through the canals in Thonburi, Bangkok.


Thai Puppet Show @ Klong Bang Luang - หุ่นละครเล็ก คลองบางหลวง

Published: April 09, 2013
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Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Djtanky

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Baan Silapin (บ้านศิลปิน) - A Trip to Bangkok's Inspiring Artist's House

Published: August 14, 2013
Length: 53:58 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Mark Wiens

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Published: April 27, 2014
Length: 12:59 min
Rating: 3 of 5
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Wat Pak NamTemple (Monks Walk)

Published: January 24, 2012
Length: 35:07 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: uasthailand

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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.

Thonburi

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.

Located at 13.725, 100.486 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of Bangkok, History of Bangkok, Thon Buri District

Wat Arun

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).

Located at 13.7439, 100.489 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Buddhist temples in Bangkok, Bangkok Yai District

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.

Located at 13.7217, 100.471 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Buddhist temples in Bangkok, Thon Buri District

Wat Kalayanamitr

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.

Located at 13.74, 100.491 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Buddhist temples in Bangkok, Thon Buri District

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.

Located at 13.7392, 100.497 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Bridges in Bangkok, Road transport in Bangkok, Bridges completed in 1932, Crossings of the Chao Phraya River, Memorial bridges, Phra Nakhon District, 1932 establishments in Thailand

Wongwian Yai

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.

Located at 13.7264, 100.489 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Monuments and memorials in Thailand, Buildings and structures in Bangkok, Visitor attractions in Bangkok, Neighbourhoods of Bangkok, Retailing in Bangkok, Khlong San District, Road junctions in Thailand

Siam University

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.

Located at 13.7217, 100.453 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Universities in Bangkok, Private universities in Thailand, Educational institutions established in 1965, 1965 establishments in Thailand

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.

Located at 13.7425, 100.49 (Lat. / Lng.), about 2 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Former royal residences in Bangkok, Bangkok Yai District

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