The best news to all the thrill seekers! King Power Mahanakhon Skywalk, the pixel-shaped new architectural landmark/ the highest indoor & outdoor glass observation deck in Thailand has opened recently! Plus, meet Thailand’s highest rooftop bar here where you can witness a stunning sunset view with cocktails in your hand. Dare yourself to stand on glass platform 310 meters off the ground?
About King Power Mahanakhon Skywalk
‘Mahanakhon’ means ‘great metropolis’ which is named after the full name of Bangkok city. Just like the name, King Power Mahanakhon Building was conceived to reflect the ambition and excitement of one of the world’s most dynamic cities!
|Opening Hours (Monday ~ Sunday)||10:00 AM ~ 24:00 PM|
|Last admission||23:00 PM|
|Sunrise / Sunset Time||↑ 06:25 AM / 17:49 PM ↓|
If you want to take your time, it’s best to visit the sunset time (around 4-5:00pm) and weekends so that you can avoid the crowd. If you would like to know more about ticket prices on offer, click here to check out the King Power Mahanakhon Skywalk & Observation Deck Ticket Price!
Tips on How to Get There
Located in the heart of Bangkok’s central business district, King Power Mahanakhon Building is conveniently accessible by public transportation especially BTS Skytrain.
The most convenient way to reach King Power Mahanakhon is via Chong Non Si Station (Silom line). Exit no.3 connects directly to the entrance of the building.
Address: 114 Narathiwas Road, Silom, Bangrak, Bangkok
Check out our blog to learn about Thailand’s public transportation system to help you out!
What to See Floor by Floor
1st Floor : Mahanakhon Lobby
When you enter the building, the first thing you see will be a luxurious lobby. You can purchase your tickets or change your voucher to the tickets here. Then you will walk through a corridor of digital walls and get to the elevator boarding area.
Take one of Thailand’s fastest elevators and you can reach the 74th floor in less than 50 seconds! Enjoy a video-themed digital experience on your journey up the indoor observation area. You can fly over the Bangkok city with the vivid scenery by just watching the video!
74th Floor : Indoor Observation Area
Once you reach the 74th floor, you will enter the indoor observation area where can enjoy a 360-degree view of Bangkok city and beyond.
You can learn more about Bangkok’s landmarks through an Interactive Augmented Reality experience on the mobile and dynamic interactive touch screens.
And how about buying souvenir postcards and writing a letter to your loved ones? There is also Thailand’s highest mailbox next to the postcards vending machine, which is a replica of the very first mailbox of Thailand!
※Tip : When you take the glass elevator heading the 78th floor, you can’t be back to the 74th floor again, so enjoy the indoor observation area as much you can before going up!
78th Floor : The Peak/ The Sky Deck & Rooftop Bar/ Glass Tray
Welcome to the main area of the building where you can see a stunning 310 meter-high, 360-degree outdoor panoramic view on the very top of King Power Mahanakhon! Experience the best skywalk in Bangkok in one of the tallest skyscrapers!
On a clear day, you’ll be able to witness all of the best tourist spots in Bangkok for miles around to the Gulf of Thailand.
Time to upload your pics on Instagram! Take a picture and enjoy your romantic sunset moment with signature cocktails and champagne from Thailand’s highest rooftop bar, while listening to live DJ music.
Definitely the highlights of the tour! Experience one of the world’s largest glass trays at the height of 310 meters from the 78th floor! Take a photo standing or lying down on the glass tray with a birds eye’s view of the beautiful skyline below.
Visitors will be required to cover their shoes with a disposable shoe cover, and to keep all your belongings away from the glass tray (including mobile phones, therefore no selfies on the glass!). The adventurous photography on the glass tray is only permitted from the official photo-taking area, outside the guard line.
4th Floor : King Power Duty-Free & Retail
Since the King Power International Group is the largest duty-free retailer in Thailand, there are 4 floors of amazing shopping destinations in the building. When you take the elevator going down, you will reach the 4th floor. Here, you can browse and buy souvenirs from makeup and skincare items to exclusive items of Mahanakhon.
※Tip : You can get discount coupons occasionally in the duty-free shop!
After Visiting King Power Mahanakhon Skywalk
King Power Mahanakhon is located in the center of the transportation, so travelers can get to anywhere they want conveniently. When you take a ferry at Sathon Pier Ferry Crossing, you can travel up to Khaosan Road and down to Asiatique where you can watch the famous Calypso Show! Furthermore, you can easily get to the Madame Tussauds Bangkok and Bangkok SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World in 15 min by taxi.
If you want to check out what else there is to do in Thailand, check out Trazy.com!