Best of Bangkok Tour: Highlights & Hidden Gems

Best of Bangkok Tour: Highlights & Hidden Gems

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( 620 reviews ) star City tour Bangkok 1 - 8 watch_later 5 hours
  • Visit Chinatown and check out its fresh market
  • 100% Private & 100% Personalized for you
  • Experience the city to the fullest just in half day
  • Experience all the transportation modes in Bangkok
  • See the famous Golden Buddha & learn its story
  • Go off the beaten track & discover hidden gems

You will meet here: Hua Lamphong MRT Station

What you can expect

Get the best out of Bangkok with this 5 hour walking tour that will give a taste of the amazing mix of contrasts this city has to offer. You and your group will start your tour by meeting your private guide and heading to a hidden gem that will give you the perfect postcard view over Wat Traimit. It’s then time to visit the temple that hosts the impressive five and a half tons gold Buddha, the famous Wat Traimit. Take in the memorable surroundings as your local host tells you more about them.

Head to Chinatown’s fresh market, a food haven for all. Day or night, this 1 km strip is packed with market stalls, restaurants, gold shops and Chinese temples. All the goodies in one place! Next up, it’s time to get on the local bus and visit the Pak Klong Talad Flower Market, a pop of color and lovely flowers that will make your day. Locals buy flowers here and use them as offerings in the temple, take a look at how beautiful all of them are!

Visit a hidden gem next, your private guide will show you the way to cross the Memorial bridge and reach it. Take in the surroundings of this unknown local spot and get your camera ready, it’s definitely a photo moment for you and your group!

It’s time for a local lunch with your host, choose a typical Thai dish and relax before you move forward to the Wat Pho, the beautiful Buddhist temple complex, the home of the famous reclining Buddha. Did you know that this is also the birthplace of traditional Thai massage?

Hop on a tuk tuk and enjoy the ride! Tuk tuks are a fun way to get around the city even when the traffic is really bad. They’ll squeeze in everywhere, get ready for some city adventure! Go all the way up the stairs to reach Golden Mount, a man-made hill with a golden chedi on the hilltop. Enjoy a 360-degree panorama of Bangkok and take in the serene atmosphere around it.

Before ending your tour, take a local boat from Phan Pa Klong and enjoy the view as you’ll be seeing glimpses of how the locals live. Keep an eye on the sides of the canals, you might even spot some water monitor lizards!

Finish off your tour with a refreshing drink at a local spot chosen by your host for your private group. Pick any of our local hosts for an authentic experience in Bangkok!

This is the plan

Meet at MRT Hua Lumphon
Stop 1
Wat Traimit temple with the biggest Golden Buddha in the world
Stop 2
Chinatown fresh market
Stop 3
Famous Thai flower market
Stop 4
Memorial bridge
Stop 5
Wat Prayoon Buddhist temple
Stop 6
Local lunch break (at your own expenses)
Stop 7
Wat Pho - the Temple of the Reclining Buddha
Stop 8
Panoramic view from the Golden Mount

Feel free to personalize this offer with the host of your choice

City tour details

Private City tour
Mode of transport
Walking tour (cost included)
5 hours
Nr. of guests
1 - 8 persons
Meeting point
Hua Lamphong MRT Station
Guest pick-up
instant confirmation
  • checkFree cancellation up to 14 days before experience date
  • closeNo refunds within 14 days of experience date

What's included
checkEntrance tickets
checkPrivate guide
checknon alcoholic drinks
Not included

about Withlocals Originals

  • Experience the heart
    of the city

  • With the host of
    your choice

  • Private. Affordable.
    And 100% You.


How it works:

  1. 1 Choose the theme of your tour.
  2. 2 Pick your favorite local as your private guide.
  3. 3 Let your guide personalize anything you like.


Now you can enjoy the true heart of the city in the most personal and unique way.