3 Things to Do in Bangkok Other Than Shopping and Eating [GIVEAWAY!]

Bangkok is a popular holiday destination amongst Singaporeans

Bangkok has always been a favourite holiday destination for Singaporeans for more reasons than just its proximity to Singapore! Known for its cheap shopping and fine food, there has been countless guides written for this shopping paradise – from top ten places to shop in to famous street food you must include on your bucket list.

Following those guides, it may seem like you’ve covered the whole of Bangkok. What else can is there to explore? Fret not, you can never get bored of Bangkok! Let us suggest three hipster things to do in the most populous city of Thailand.

1. Siam Niramit Show

The Siam Niramit Show is considered the world's highest stage by the Guinness World of Records
Siam Niramit Show in Bangkok

Forget about the typical transvestite shows Singaporeans go for in Bangkok! Structured into three acts, this top notch performance is a perfect crash course to Thailand’s rich history and culture of over 700 years, undoubtedly adding value to your Bangkok trip. Certified as the world’s highest stage by Guinness World of Records, with over 150 performers and 500 costumes, it’s no wonder Siam Niramit is known as the most spectacular show in Bangkok. Pair your world-class experience with a Thai-Western buffet for only about an extra SGD$5.50!

>> Siam Niramit Show tickets

2. Chao Phraya River Dinner Cruise

Chao Phraya River is filled with photo opportunities
Chao Phraya River by night in Bangkok

A simple fare made romantic by the atmosphere and your company, enjoy scrumptious Thai dinner as you cruise along Chao Phraya River. When the sun sets, the area presents an ideal opportunity for photography against landmarks such as The Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun) and the Grand Palace. Soaking in the ambience, this is also the perfect chance to watch life along the river as people slowly start to unwind or head home after a busy day.

>> Chao Phraya River Dinner Cruise

3. Ziplining alongside Mother Nature

Zip-lining in Bangkok ensures a wondrous view of the floral and fauna in Thailand's rainforests
Zip-lining in Bangkok

Get up close and personal with the floral and fauna as you zipline across one of Thailand’s most beautiful rainforests. Spanning over 3000 meters, this is the highest zipline in Thailand with 24 platform stations, 2 hanging sky bridges and 2 rappel descents.

The only jungle canopy adventure in Southeast Asia designed, built and overseen by international experts, you can be sure that you’re in safe hands!

>> Flight of the Gibbon from Bangkok/Pattaya

For more things to do in Bangkok:

>> 10 places you must visit on your first trip to Bangkok

>> 8 night markets you must visit in Bangkok

Tempted to visit Bangkok now?

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