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To Chinatown from Grand Palace

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To Chinatown from Grand Palace

Hi all, would juz like to check if Chinatown (Yaowarat) is near to Grand Palace cuz it seems like that via the map. Juz wondering if it is cheaper to go there directly from Grand Palace or if i go from Pratunuam area?

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1. Re: To Chinatown from Grand Palace

Chinatown is definitely closer to Grand Palace than Pratunam!

You can have a nice walk through Pahurat area, there are a lot of Indian influence too and head to Sampeng Lane in Chinatown.

Good maps have all markets mentioned, there a lot of different markets in that area!!

If you are staying in Pratunam area, after you got enough of Chinatow , just take a taxi (and all your shopping) to your hotel. In that way you do not need to care if you get lost in the small roads and alleys, taxi is always a god help to get out.

Have fun!

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2. Re: To Chinatown from Grand Palace

Thanks for your reply!

i read from some websites that from Grand Palace, i can take the boat, alight at the Ratchawong Pier and walk up Ratchawong Road to Sampaeng Lane or Yaowarat Road.

Is it confusing to walk from the Pier to Chinatown?

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3. Re: To Chinatown from Grand Palace

hi, you may check this link to walk to chinatown from river pier: thailandforvisitors.com/central/bangkok/ctow…

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4. Re: To Chinatown from Grand Palace

Thanks for that link Huow.

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5. Re: To Chinatown from Grand Palace

wow! thanks for the link!

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