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    Too much has been said about all that Thailand has to offer, whether it is the loud night markets or the spectacularly beautiful temples, the country has something for every budget. Low on cash and planning an international trip?

    Well, spend 5 days in Bangkok for a week full of insanity and a kickass budget trip. Here’s how:

    • Your Budget: INR 30,000
    • Duration: 4N/ 5D
    • Flight (if planning during off season/ or a month in advance): INR 18347
    • Tip: Plan in advance and find the cheapest flights to save more!
    • What can you do in Bangkok for 5 days? 3 Nights Bangkok + 2 Nights Pattaya
    • How to reach Pattaya: Take the Bell Bus Service from Bangkok airport to Pattaya
    • Cost: INR 876 (both ways)

    Total spent: INR 19223
    Remaining: INR 10777

    Where to stay in Thailand

    Where to stay in Pattaya?

    Stay in Grand bella hotel in Pattaya

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    • Grand Bella Hotel In Pattaya (2 Nights): INR 1941
    • One room shared by 2 people for the duration.

    Hotel Review

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    Where to stay in Bangkok?

    Stay at Baan Pra Nond B&B

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    • Baan Pra Nond B&B (2 Nights): INR 2881
    • One room shared by 2 people for the duration.

    Hotel Review

    Amount Left: INR 5955

    12 Things To Do In Bangkok In 5 Days In 2018

    So what are the things to do in Bangkok for 5 days and 4 nights with just you do with just 6000 bucks left to spend? Read on for answers:

    1. Tiffany’s Cabaret Show

    Watching Tiffany's Cabaret Show in Pattaya is one of the best things to do in Bangkok on your 5 day trip

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    One of the best things to see in Bangkok in 5 days is to get a whiff of spectacular at Tiffany’s Cabaret Show, a palace of decadence, elegance, and enjoyment not to be missed when in Thailand. The first true transvestite cabaret show in South East Asia, the fame of the show is undeniable.

    Cost: INR 838
    Tip: Admission tickets cover hotel pick-up and drop-off.

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    2. Noong Nooch Village

    Noong Nooch Village in Pattaya

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    Noong Nooch village has to be on your list of what to see in Bangkok in 5 days to get a glimpse of the rich culture. Spend your morning or afternoon at this theme park that blends elements of Thai culture and entertainment with breathtakingly beautiful landscaped gardens, Thai cultural performances, Thai boxing and shows by Thai elephants.

    Cost: INR 1140

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    3. Floating Market

    A fruit vendor at the floating market in Pattaya

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    Floating markets could be one of the most fun things to do in Bangkok in 5 days. Watch in amazement this bustling hive of commerce and indulge in excellent Thai fare. For a floating market experience, hire a man-powered boat and see Thai classical dance, martial art demonstrations, visit rice fields, traditional Thai houses and kite museum.

    Hours: 10:00 – 21:00 hrs. Open Daily.
    Cost: Free if you don’t take the tour but if you wish to explore the culture, a boat ride will cost you INR 380 (per person)
    Tip: Typically, the boat is big enough for four people.

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    4. Jomtien Beach

    Jomtien Beach in Pattaya

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    Tired of the hustle bustle of the city? Then settle for the warm sun n sand at the Jomtien Beach. Or if you are looking for more adrenaline pumping action then spend your time jet-skiing, parasailing, and windsurfing.

    Cost: Free (And the amount you’d like to spend on water sports)
    PS: There would be more beaches to laze around too. Find the nearest one!

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    5. Grand Palace

    Grand Palace in Bangkok

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    The dazzling Grand Palace is amongst the best things to see in Bangkok on your 3 day trip to the city. Complete with beautiful structures, a Jade Buddha and decadent architecture, a visit here is nothing less than eye-opening.

    Hours: 8:30am-3:30pm daily
    Cost: INR 949
    Tip: Make sure to be dressed properly, no bare feet, shorts, tank tops allowed.

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    6. Wat Arun

    Wat Arun in Bangkok

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    Climb atop the Wat Arun and be rewarded with an unforgettable view as the sun sinks over the Chao Praya River. If you hate exercise, then just visit the structure at sunset, to see it in all its glory. This has to be on your list of things to do in Bangkok on your 5 day trip.

    Hours: 08:30 – 17:30 hrs (Daily)
    Cost: INR 38

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    7. Muay Thai

    Muay Thai in Lumpini Stadium in Bangkok

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    Make sure you spend a night at an authentic Muay Thai match. Contagiously exciting and a very authentic Bangkok experience, catch a seat at Lumpini Stadium and Ratchadamnoen Stadium.

    Cost: INR 1898 or Free
    Tip: You could watch it for free at Channel 7 Stadium, if you don’t mind standing.

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    8. Terminal 21

    Terminal 21 in Bangkok

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    Visiting a mall isn’t exactly a thing to do but Bangkok takes the word mall and turns it into a whole new experience with Terminal 21. With each floor themed around a different city this is wonderful place for photo ops in Tokyo, San Francisco, Paris and London without a plane ticket. This will definitely be the best thing to see in Bangkok.

    Cost: Free

    9. Lumpini Park

    A visit to Lumpini Park is one of the best things to do in Bangkok for free

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    Make sure to take a trip to this gorgeous urban park bang in the middle of the busy streets of Bangkok. Complete with interesting sculptures, traditional Thai and Chinese-style pavilions, open green areas and a lake it is the only green space in the city. Come on a Sunday and you may see a free concert by local music students or the Bangkok Symphony Orchestra. And the best part, this would be on your list of things to do in Bangkok in 5 days for free.

    Cost: Free
    Tip: Smoking here is prohibited

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    10. Chao Phraya River Tour

    Chao Phraya River Tour in Bangkok

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    See the city of Bangkok on a water-taxi while travelling through the Chao Phraya River. The tour includes the areas from Wat Arun to Phra Sumeru Fortress, some of the oldest settlements in Bangkok, Bangkok Noi and it’s charming ambience.

    Cost: INR 285

    11. Khao San Road

    Khao San Road in Bangkok

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    Visit this infamous backpacker district, jam-packed with guesthouses, food vendors, clothing stalls, and travellers from every corner of the globe for a glimpse into the colourful crowd of the city. This has to be on your list of places to see in Bangkok on your 5 day trip.

    Cost: Free

    12. Museum of Counterfeit Goods

    Museum of Counterfeit Goods in Bangkok

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    Spend an afternoon in one of Bangkok’s most unique and interesting museums. Full of goods seized in raids, the museum includes clothing, footwear, watches, eyewear, cosmetics and perfumes, drugs, alcohol and cigarettes, automotive parts among other goods.

    Cost: Free

    Amount left: Whatever you could save from our tips + INR 492
    What to do?: You gotta eat, right?

    Frequently Asked Questions About Bangkok Tours

    Q1. What can you do in Bangkok in 3 days?

    A. You can visit these major attractions in Bangkok on your 3 days trip:

    • Watch Tiffany’s Cabaret Show
    • Visit Noong Nooch Village
    • Shop at Floating Market
    • Relax on Jomtien Beach
    • Explore Wat Arun

    Q2. Is Bangkok a safe place to visit?

    A. Bangkok is a safe place to visit but beware of pickpockets especially in crowded and high-traffic areas.

    Q3. What are the things to do with kids in Bangkok?

    A. Here are some exciting things you can do with kids in Bangkok:

    • Explore Kidzania
    • Get fit at Bounce Bangkok
    • Go Ice Skating
    • Play Lazer Game
    • Enjoy at Funarium

    Q4.What are the things to do in Bangkok on a 5 day family trip?

    A. Here are the things that you can do in Bangkok on a 5 day family trip:

    • Explore SEA LIFE Bangkok Ocean World
    • Enjoy at Art In Paradise Trick Eye Museum
    • Go Ice Skating at Central World
    • Visit Dream World theme park
    • Visit Madame Tussauds

    So what are you waiting for? Book your tickets to Bangkok now and get ready for nights of insanity with your gang and make this trip count. Also, make sure that you spend nothing less than 5 days in Bangkok!

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