Things to do around Siam

Things to do in Siam

Siam area, also known as Siam Square is a vibrant location in the heart of Bangkok. Tourists from all over the world pick this as their preferred location to stay in Bangkok due to the uncountable things to do, food to try and stores to shop around. Regardless of your age, we are sure you will easily fill up your agenda with the best things to do in Siam. On top of that the vibes of the area are family friendly.

Discover a part of Thai Culture around Siam Area

Thai Culture around Siam Area

Thailand is rich in culture, and religion, all around Bangkok you will find places to get closer to the culture of Thai people.  Just in the surroundings you will find Wat Pathum Wanaram and Erawan Shrine. Both of them are walking distance from Novotel Bangkok on Siam Square and are a perfect startpoint if you are interested in these landmarks. 

Not so far from this area there are 3 top places that are a must to go if you want to see beautiful temples, their architecture and their art. The first one is the famous Grand Palace, ex-residence of previous kings, now open to the public. This landmark hosts some of the most magnificent temples in the city. 

The second one is the Golden Mountain, or Wat Saket. This temple as its name suggests is mostly covered in gold and located in a mount, just in the middle of the city. Visiting this temple is a whole sound experience and beautiful view of the city. 

Last but not least is Wat Arun. Located next to the Chao Phraya River, this temple grants an amazing sunset and night scenery. You can book a table in one of the multiple rooftops across the river for a glamorous dinner after your visit to Wat Arun.

Shopping, everything you need right in Siam Square

Siam Square

Whether it’s souvenirs or the latest fashion, Siam Square is the place you want to visit if you are looking to have the best shopping experience. 

With more than 8 shopping malls at walking distance, the area guarantees that you will find something that fits your tastes and/or needs.

  • If you are looking for souvenirs, visit MBK Center.
  • If you are looking for Luxury Brands, Siam Paragon. 
  • If you are looking for unique fancy boutiques, Siam Center. 
  • If you are looking for interesting items and styles, Siam Discovery 
  • If you are looking for affordable and chic clothing, Platinum Mall 
  • If you are looking for amazing food, Siam Square One is a good starting point but you will find it everywhere. 

Don’t stop here, keep exploring there is much more all around.

The Best Family Activities in Bangkok

Family Activities in Bangkok

Just outside the hotel, Siam Walking Street is a great starting point. All week long the street has different street artists performing, making it a lively and fun experience.  The best time to enjoy this street would be at sunset as the reddish light of the sun sneaks through the buildings. 

Right across the street at the basement level of Siam Paragon, you will find the largest aquarium in SouthEast Asia – SEA LIFE Ocean World. Sharks, penguins and touch pools await you to unravel the mysteries of the ocean. 

Another attraction to visit is Madame Tussauds, located on the 4th floor in Siam Discovery. Take family pictures with your favorite celebrities at this famous wax museum.

For a more relaxing option that all ages can enjoy, go get a massage. Thailand is famous for cheap and relaxing massages. Siam Square is full of massage parlors. For a more spa-like environment, check out Tammachart Day Spa.

Local and International Eats

must-try food around siam

Needless to say, such a vibrant area like Siam Square always comes with great food. Eating is one of the things to do around Siam. From Thai to International restaurants, this area is packed with options. Explore all the surroundings and shopping malls to find the most delicious food Bangkok has to offer. 

What to do in Siam Square?

What to do in Siam Square

In summary, Siam Square is a great location to explore, therefore staying  at Novotel Bangkok on Siam Square is the perfect choice for your vacation in Bangkok. 

There are plenty of activities from fun activities, cultural, sightseeing, shopping, eating and more, most of which are walking distance from Novotel Bangkok. 

Novotel Bangkok on Siam Square, has collected the most popular activities around the hotel. Download now our list of THINGS TO DO NEAR SIAM SQUARE

Nevertheless, the hotel is located at a 2 minute walk from the BTS sky train making it the perfect hub to explore the city or even go to Suvarnabhumi Airport. 

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