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Chinatown - Bangkok, Bangkok

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Experience a close and proud culture at Chinatown - Bangkok, where the historical enclave of Chinese citizens has grown into a veritable attraction for residents and tourists alike. The vibrant, energetic retail and commercial district is packed full of street vendors selling brightly colored and interesting products, and delicious, authentic cuisine. Pleasantly decorated and full of people from all over the world, the neighborhood is one of Bangkok's most photogenic. Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Bangkok using our trip planner.
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  • Our hostel was 10 minutes out of the Chinatown and we really enjoyed the easy access to the variety of places to eat, shop and see the colors of the world. Must visit on regular basis ♥️  more »
  • We were in Bangkok the last week of July. The Chinatown area at night was downright scary with the crowds during COVID. Turns out we should have been more concerned about Mosquitoes in Chinatown...  more »

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