The Best Shopping Place in Bangkok

| October 28, 2011 | 0 Comments

Bangkok is identic with food and shopping

Shopping seems to be one of the most popular activities to do by the tourists in Bangkok.

Bangkok has been successfully recognized as one of the premier shopping destinations in Asia.

Most tourists who travel to Bangkok never miss a visit to Mahboonkrong or MBK Center.

MBK CenterĀ  is a large shopping complex with eight floors and has about 2000 stores.

MBK Center

Imitation goods, leather products and electronics are the most common things you’ll find at MBK.

Just a short walk from MBK Center, you will find a large shopping center complex, Siam Discovery CenterĀ  for medium consumers upwards to the top.

You will find many original items from local and foreign brands.

Tuktuk, Bangkok

From Siam Center, you can ride Tuktuk to Pratunam area.

After arriving in Pratunam, you’ll see the Platinum Fashion Mall and other smaller shopping centers.

These malls specializing sells trendy clothing of modern fashion.

Across the street, you will see many shops selling clothes, shoes and accessories at wholesale prices.

Pantip Plaza is a large shopping complex for gadget enthusiasts.

Pantip Plaza

Pantip specializes in selling electronic products such as cameras, laptops, mobile phones, tablet PCs, gaming equipment and other electronic devices.

There are also many computer repair shops and repair cell phone.

Famous for performing ping pong and dancing girls, Patpong actually also offers the option to shop for cruise night.


There are night markets that sell counterfeit goods and locally made T-shirts even though prices are not as cheap as in Pratunam or Chinatown.

Khao San road is known with bars, cheap lodging and drunken tourists.

Khao San

Khao San also is a fun place to shop.

Various goods are sold here.

You can find T-shirts, souvenirs, and shoes as well as handmade leather handbags.


Chatuchak is the biggest weekend market in Bangkok, where you can find almost anything that interesting.

From clothing, shoes, bags, crafts, food, souvenirs, and even pets.

This market is not only popular for tourists but also locals.

Come and visit Bangkok for shopping pleasure!

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