in Thon buri of Bangkok, Thailand
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 13.725 and 100.485 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 13° 43' 30" and E 100° 29' 6"
- 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: 07:49 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 Wikipedia
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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
Discover Thon Buri
Thon Buri in Thon buri (Bangkok) is a town in Thailand a little south-west of Bangkok, the country's capital city.
Current time in Thon Buri is now 07:49 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named Asia / Bangkok with an UTC offset of 7 hours. We know of 8 airports near Thon Buri, of which two are larger airports. The closest airport in Thailand is Don Mueang International Airport in a distance of 15 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 43 mi (or 70 km), North. Looking for a place to stay? we compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.
When in this area, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Bangkok Yai, Khlong San, Samphanthawong, Bangkok 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
Anantara Bangkok Riverside Resort & Spa
Ramada Plaza Bangkok Menam Riverside
The Peninsula Bangkok
AVANI Riverside Bangkok Hotel
Grand China Hotel
Sarasinee All Suites Hotel
Millennium Hilton Bangkok
Hotel Once Bangkok
Videos from this area
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Wat Pak Nam 2010
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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.
Princess Mother Memorial Park
The Princess Mother Memorial Park (Thai: อุทยานเฉลิมพระเกียรติสมเด็จพระศรีนครินทราบรมราชชนนี, often shortened to สวนสมเด็จย่าฯ, Suan Somdet Ya) is a park in Bangkok, Thailand. It was established in 1993, and opened on January 21, 1997, by King Bhumibol Adulyadej, in remembrance of his mother, Srinagarindra, the Princess Mother.
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.
Phra Pok Klao Bridge
Phra Pok Klao Bridge is a bridge crossing the Chao Phraya river in Bangkok, Thailand. The bridge was designed to alleviate traffic congestion on the adjacent Memorial Bridge. The bridge is composed of 3 viaducts, with the central viaduct designed to carry future mass transit links. As of December 2007 there are no plans to use the central viaduct.
Pak Khlong Talat
Pak Khlong Talat is a market in Bangkok, Thailand that sells flowers, fruits, and vegetables. It is the primary flower market in Bangkok and has been cited as a "place of symbolic values" to Bangkok residents. It is located on Chak Phet Road and adjacent side-streets, close to Memorial Bridge. Though the market is open 24 hours, it is busiest before dawn, when boats and trucks arrive with flowers from nearby provinces. The market has a long history.
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.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Thon Buri.
- Bangkok Yai
- Khlong San
- Bang Kho Laem
- Bangkok Noi
- Bang Rak
- Pathum Wan
- Phra Nakhon
- Pom Prap Sattru Phai
- Rat Burana
- Chom Thong
- Phasi Charoen
- Taling Chan
- Yan Nawa
- Phaya Thai
- Bang Khun Thian
- Bang Kruai
- Din Daeng
- Phra Pradaeng
- Bang Khae
- Khlong Toei
- Thung Khru
- Bang Sue
- Huai Khwang
- Bang Bon
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:
Dhonburi, Changwat Thon Buri, Dhonhuri, Thonhuri, Amphoe Thon Buri, Thon Buri, ธนบุรี