37/7 Sukhumvit 23, Sukhumvit Road
Klongtoey-nua, Wattana, Bangkok 10110, Thailand
Bangkok nightlife has a reputation for being outrageous, yet it caters to all generations, budgets and personalities. From the sophisticated rooftop bars where patrons sip fine wine to the beer gardens that surface from the months of November through to January, there is truly something for everyone in this vibrant city that never sleeps. But even if dancing till the wee hours of the morning is not your calling, there are numerous other tourist activities that one could partake in.
The city offers numerous night-time activities such as a shopping spree at the bargain night markets that are Patpong, Khao San Road, Klong Thom Market, Saphan Phut Night Market and Suam Lum Night Bazaar, a dinner cruise on the Chao Praya River to soak in some culture or Siam Niramit Cultural Show & Dinner which features a cultural show with a cast of a 100. Siam is another night district that is good for shopping, karaoke, bowling and live entertainment.
For those who enjoy their jazz, one would find a good dose of the genre in many different settings from smoke filled pubs to spacious lounges. Bangkok has numerous cover bands that are extremely talented. Hence, looking for live entertainment is never an issue.
There are many nightlife districts in Bangkok that offer plenty of excitement; admission is usually free to nightclubs, but a few high-end options do charge a fee for admission. The themes and settings of the nightclubs and bars are equally enticing. Sukhumvit is one such district that is thronged with not only clubs, bars and restaurants, but is also a popular location for shopping as well. Guests of a serviced apartment in Bangkok from Citadines Sukhumvit 23 Bangkok are in the ideal location to explore the vibrant atmosphere of this district.
The tourist looking for pulsating atmosphere with plenty of crowds should head over to Khao San Road where there is no shortage of bars and clubs to pick from. Ratchadapisek (RCA) is yet another hideaway for the young and the young at heart.
For something a little more elite and upmarket, tourists will enjoy the lavish wine bars and exclusive restaurants along Chidlom. Ratchaprasong also takes the high road when it comes to nightlife in Bangkok; after work cocktails and some fine dining can be experienced here.