[UPDATE Februari 2021] Bangkok has a lot to offer and there are there is always more to explore. However when you are new to the city and only have one day in Bangkok you are probably looking to get the most out of your day. Here is a ONE DAY PLAN to get the utmost out of your day:
There are several reasons to choose a Thai SIM-card with internet access when travelling in Thailand. We will go over several things you need to keep in mind when choosing a travel SIM-card in Thailand.
The Co van Kessel office is located on the edge of Chinatown and on the banks of the mighty Chao Phraya river. For those looking for something to do before/after their tour, there is plenty to do around our office. Here are several of our recommendations for nearby cafes, restaurants, shopping malls and more.
Co van Kessel bike tours are a popular activity in Bangkok for families and suitable for children of all ages. Safety is not a primary concern because we do not cycle in traffic. We have children’s bikes as well as adult bikes with child- and baby seats on the back.
On our tours we often visit some of Bangkok’s local temples. We are always more than welcome to get a taste of Thai culture. However, there are some easy but important things to note before visiting any temple and particularly before entering the main hall (bot) where the main Buddha image is housed. These expressions show deep respect and gratitude for Thai culture. Of course our guides are happy to explain this unspoken etiquette to you and guide you through the temple visit. Here are a few things you should keep in mind when visiting a temple:
His bright smile is hard to miss when you visit Co van Kessel. Always ready to help customers and colleagues, Sunday has been a familiar face since 2015.
The popular concept of hop-on-hop-off has made its way to Bangkok. Alternative as Bangkok is there are not only hop-on-hop-off busses in Bangkok, but also tuk-tuk’s and different kind of boats with dedicated stops to explore the city. Here are the available options for you to hop on .. and off.
A bicycle tour in Bangkok?!?! When looking for things to do in Bangkok a bike tour might not be the first thing that you will think of. However it’s a great activity to discover what we call the ‘Real Bangkok’. Here is what makes a bike tour the thing to do in Bangkok.
Sometimes in Bangkok you just want a refreshing dip into the swimming pool. Luckily, Bangkok has a great amount of hotels with swimming pools in different areas and price categories. Here you find several hotels in Bangkok with swimming pools where you can take a refreshing dip after discovering Bangkok by bicycle. The 3 areas covered are Khao san road area, Bangrak/Sathorn and the Riverside. Included are directions from these area to our office.
Read here the latest and unfiltered Co van Kessel reviews from those that have joined our Bangkok bike and/or boat tours.