Phaya Thai Tourism

Phaya Thai (Thai: พญาไท; IPA: [pʰā.jāː tʰāj]) is a district in central Bangkok, Thailand. It is also the name of a major road, as well as a BTS Skytrain station, both of which are in the nearby Ratchathewi district. Neighboring districts are (from the north clockwise) Chatuchak, Din Daeng, Ratchathewi and Dusit.


A place in Thailand, Phaya Thai is an interesting place to visit, given its unique culture, history and character. A gripping city on its own right, Bangkok also deserves a visit. Attractions in Bangkok include Wat Pho Reclining Buddha, B T S Skytrain, Rajawongse Clothier. Also, to reach Phaya Thai, you'll have to take a flight to Bangkok; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. A holiday in Phaya Thai can generally be of 1-2 days.

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  • Know the pollution level of Phaya Thai before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 69.74 (High)
    • Water Pollution 69.6 (High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 64.04 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 48.61 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 59.22 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 58.71 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 56.2 (Moderate)
  • How safe is Phaya Thai for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Phaya Thai.

    • Burglary and Theft 46.01 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 43.31 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 45.28 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 86.02 (Very High)
    • Car Stealing 37.15 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 40.67 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 35.92 (Low)
    • Drug offense 59.76 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 76.98 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 52 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 35.14 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 23.82 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 49.06 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Phaya Thai is 93.23 (Moderate)

    • Safety Index 54.35 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 58.39 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 74.47 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 45.43 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 55.32 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 78.56 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 23.11 (Very High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 40.43 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Phaya Thai

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.06 USD
    • International Movie per seat 6.93 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 35.89 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 99.45 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 57.88 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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