Bangkok - Excursions from Bangkok (PDF Chapter)
This is the Excursions from Bangkok chapter from Lonely Planet’s Bangkok guidebook.
Want to escape the city? This chapter includes the very best excursions from Bangkok, each offering unique insights into Thailand. Must-sees include the sprawling temples of Ayuthaya and the powerful monuments of Kanchanaburi.
- immerse yourself in ancient history at Ayuthaya, a Unesco World Heritage site and major pilgrimage site
- dig your toes into the squeaky sand beaches of Ko Samet, only a few hours from Bang-kok
- explore Amphawa’s canal-side setting and ancient wooden houses
- restaurants & bars
Coverage includes: Ayuthaya Historical Park, Ko Samet, Amphawa, Phetchaburi, Kanchanaburi, Khao Yai.
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