A holiday to Bangkok will introduce you to an astonishing city of contrasts, where elaborate golden temples, religion and tranquillity sit side by side with an exuberant colourful nightlife, designer shopping malls, bustling street stalls. Many tourists who travel to Bangkok are immediately overwhelmed by the sheer size of the city and the vast number of attractions it has to offer.
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A long with all the breath taking sightseeing's and the calming charm of the exotic temples, there is always a story to be told and unforgettable memories to be made. Bangkok's amazing five star Hotels offer a variety of spa experiences which will enhance all your senses in one heavenly dream come.
Flights available from all major UK Airports to Bangkok (BKK) is approximately 12 hours 19 minutes
Standard time zone: UTC/GMT +7 hours
A visa is not required for stays of up to 30 days. Six months valid passport is required and you must have a return or onward ticket unless a tourist visa is obtained prior to arrival. All visitors are required to prove evidence of sufficient funds during their stay. All travellers should check full entry requirements prior to travel by visiting the FCO website or by contacting the relevant embassy.
Generally hot and humid year round. November - May tends to be on the drier side with March to May having the highest temperatures. May to November is monsoon season and tends to feature high rainfall. Monsoon season affects the southern regions more so with the heaviest storms hitting around April through October. The ideal time to visit Thailand is from November to February when cool breezes offer a break from the heat.
The official language is Thai. Other languages spoken include Chinese, Malay, and Mon-Khmer. English is spoken as a second language by many.
Thai Baht Is the local currency used in Bangkok.
220V, two or three (grounded) flat or round prongs.
Vaccination & Health
As health requirements change please consult with your GP or specialist travel clinic well in advance of your holiday for specific information related to your travel and medical history. Additional information can be found by visiting NaTHNaC or MASTA Travel health
International country code: + 66 (Thailand)
Area code: 2
This luxury hotel stands among lush gardens on the banks of the Chao Phraya River in the central district of Bangkok. CHI, The Spa at Shangri-La has the largest and most luxurious private spa suites in Bangkok offering guests the luxury of personal space and timelessness.View full hotel spa details