Christmas is a global festival, regardless of religion or location, and Bangkok is no exception. If you’re in Bangkok for the holidays, you don’t necessarily have to celebrate Christmas over a bowl of Tom Yum soup or Pad Thai if you don’t want to. There are many places where you can make amazing memories during Christmas in Bangkok. Lucky for you, we have picked the best places to celebrate Christmas in Bangkok for you. So, read on!
1. Have a classic Christmas meal at Goji Kitchen & Bar
Goji Kitchen & Bar delivers authentic regional cuisines, complemented by popular Western dishes. For this Christmas, gather your family and friends for a fantastic Christmas Eve Brunch or Dinner. They offer an array of delicacies including lamb rack, prime ribs, honey glazed ham, roasted turkey, sumptuous seafood including 5 types of oyster, lobster and much more. Also, Festive desserts including Yule log cake, gingerbread, berry pavlova, salted caramel, and fruitcake. Why not have a delicious feast this Christmas in Bangkok?
2. Enjoy Bangkok’s stunning view on Chao Phraya Dinner Cruises
What’s better than celebrating your Christmas day feasting on a cruise? If that sounds intriguing to you, book Chao Phraya Dinner Cruise for your Christmas celebration. You will cruise along the Chao Phraya River while getting mesmerized by stunning Thai architecture. Also, the Thai traditional live performances will enchant the dinner even more!
If you are not sure which Chao Phraya Dinner Cruise to choose, decide after a thorough read of our “Chao Phraya River Cruise Selection Guide”
3. Feel the festivities at Asiatique The Riverfront
Here’s another landmark in Bangkok you should visit. A large open mall which is located alongside the Chaophraya river. Asiatique holds many events in Bangkok including both Christmas and the New Years celebrations which is the biggest event held here, where people gather and do a countdown accompanied by performances and fireworks.
There are 2 world-class shows you can watch at Asiatique. Check them out below!
4. Shop ’til you drop!
1) Central World
This is another one of the most famous places this season, where there are other department stores nearby within walking distance such as Siam Paragon or MBK. They hold the light up events in Christmas every year which is the best place for a Bangkokian to participate and enjoy the festive atmosphere of winter
2) Mega Bangna
Another shopping mall showcasing Christmas themed decorations. You can enjoy many activities here such as ice skating, bowling, and premium karaoke room or even take a look at many shops inside the mall. Moreover, there is a new entertainment attraction for Marvel fans called The Marvel Experience Thailand.
※MARVEL Experience will be closed from Jan 30th, 2019, due to the renovation construction
Hope this blog helps you celebrate your best Christmas yet in Bangkok. 😘
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- Bangkok Marriott Marquis Queens Park
- White Orchid River Dinner Cruise
- Asiatique The Riverfront
- Central World
- Mega Bangna