Bangkok Itinerary 2 Days

Things to See in Bangkok in 2 days

If you are looking for the best things to see in Bangkok in 2 days, these are the attractions you must include in your Bangkok itinerary for 2 days. Explore further to plan a perfect trip of 2 days in Bangkok.

This Plan is Good for You if You Are:

  • Visiting Bangkok for the first time and have 2 days in hand
  • Looking for places to visit in 2 days in Bangkok
  • Staying in Bangkok and wondering how to spend 2 days in Bangkok with family and kids
  • Backpacker planning to spend 48 hours in Bangkok
  • Want to create Bangkok itinerary on your own
  • Planning weekend vacation of 2 days in Bangkok

Recommended Itineraries for Spending 2 Days

Recent Itineraries for 2 Days in Bangkok

Here are the recent itineraries by tourists who have visited Bangkok. Stop wondering what to do for 2 days in Bangkok as these trip plans will help you decide easily. Select any of the customised itineraries and modify it according to your preference to have a great weekend in Bangkok.

2 Days in Bangkok - Perfect Weekend Guide

When it comes to visiting a city like Bangkok in 2 days, you need to make an itinerary carefully. There are numerous ancient temples to visit, interesting museums to explore along with shopping malls, skyscrapers, and bustling streets that are dotted with bars, pubs, and nightclubs. The easiest way to make the most of your time is to find accommodation near the center of the city. Do not worry about finding good places to stay in Bangkok as this tourist-friendly city has something for every type of traveler. Wherever you stay, you will find it easy to cover surrounding areas as public transport in Bangkok is efficient. You can choose from options like metros, buses, and taxis. Follow this travel plan as it will allow you to visit several places in a couple of days.

How to spend 2 days in Bangkok?

Day 1 In Bangkok

Explore the center of the city -

Enter the 1st day in Bangkok by visiting the Grand Palace. This major landmark was the official residence of the Kings of Siam in the past and has been transformed into a museum today. The history of the palace dates back to the 1780s and it has witnessed many significant political transformations over the centuries. When you want to experience the best of Bangkok in 48 hours, you must visit different types of attractions around. There are a couple of important temples in Bangkok located in this area. With only 2 days in Bangkok, you can explore places like Wat Arun, Wat Phra Kaew, and Wat Pho. All these temples hold a crucial place in the history of the city and represent the religious as well as political development in Bangkok. Take a tour of each temple and learn about its fascinating stories.

You should not miss eating street food in Bangkok. Head towards nearby Khaosan Road to pamper your taste buds in the evening. Popularly known as the center of the backpacking universe amongst travelers, you will be able to find quirky bars, rustic pubs, massage parlors, and vendors selling grilled insects around here.

Day 2 In Bangkok

Visit different area in the city -

When you have only 48 hours in Bangkok, there are a plethora of things you can do and places you can visit. But, that doesn't mean you should miss a chance of shopping in Bangkok. Start your day by visiting MBK Center. If you visit this shopping mall early, you will be able to make the most of your time by avoiding peak timings. Even a whole day is not enough to explore its 2,000 shops that are spread over 8 vast floors. It also has a gaming zone and a food court on its premises. You can visit nearby Pratunam Market for street shopping as well.

Consider visiting museums like Bangkok National Museum, Bangkok Folk Museum, and National Museum of Royal Barges if you have some free time on your hands. These temples will take you back in time and will tell about the art, culture, and history of Bangkok.

Do not forget to include visiting the Patpong area in your Bangkok itinerary for 2 days. This is an ideal place to experience the bustling nightlife in Bangkok. This red-light area has everything from strip bars, night clubs, night markets to tattoo shops and bistros.

you can visit places like Pak Khlong Flower Market, Jim Thompson House, Lumpini Park, Dusit Zoom, and Dusit Palace if you can.

Tours and Activities in Bangkok for 2 Days

Booking tours and tickets for popular attractions saves a lot of your time spent in a queue. Below are some of the tours and tickets recommended for 2 days in Bangkok

Best Hotels in Bangkok for 2 Day Trip

These are some of the hotels added in the past by our travelers to their Bangkok itinerary 2 days. Check out the hotels that suit you and add them to your trip plan.

With Less Days in Hand

With limited time in hand, explore our travel ideas for 1 day in Bangkok. During a short day trip you may visit the important attractions in Bangkok.

With More Days in Hand

With more than 2 days in hand, you can comfortably spend more time at famous attractions in Bangkok. Plan lunch or dinner at the best restaurants, enjoy night-outs, indulge in adventure activites. Explore 3 days and 4 days trip ideas for Bangkok.

What Next?

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