10 photo spots in Bangkok that you shouldn’t miss
Today our lives are all connected with social media. We have to updates ourselves on social media all the time, whether on Instagram or Facebook. Therefore, we should find a place to take pictures for the holidays, but it’s well known that there are many photo spots in Bangkok because Bangkok is the capital city that foreigners come to visit all year round. If you’re too lazy to travel to other provinces and don’t want to drive too far, it’s not a big deal anymore. Because today I have a place in Bangkok to recommend you guys, both chic and chill, to taking the coolest pictures for you.
1. Warehouse 30
Let’s start in the middle of the city like Charoenkrung. The transformation of an old waterfront warehouse into a creative workspace that is perfectly integrated with Shop Cafe’ and the Warehouse 30 is also an area that displays a variety of art works which is decorated in raw industrial style with the steel structure of the warehouse. Inside Warehouse there are 7 zones such as Restaurant Zone, Fashion Zone, Book Store, Record Shop Flower shop zone Design and home decoration zone, etc.
50-60 Charoen Krung Road, Bang Rak District
Open daily: 11:00 – 10:00
2. The Jam Factory
The Jam Factory is a collection of art that has transformed the old warehouse into a new chilling place. Another creative project by Duangrit Bunnag, a famous architect and designer in Thailand, who has previously worked with Warehouse 30. Inside there are bookstores, cafes, galleries displaying images of works of art that still retain the original of the warehouse gives the feeling of being in an old factory which is perfect for photography.
The Jam Factory
41 / 1-5 Charoen Nakhon Road, Khlong San District,
Open daily: 11:00 – 20:00
3. Yaowarat Road / Chinatown
Yaowarat is the largest Chinese community in Thailand because there are Chinese shrines, Chinese temples, Chinese restaurants, and Thai restaurants, etc. It is another popular place to eating, eating, and taking pictures both during the day and night. But the time that I recommend and most of people would like to come at night because the whole road will be full of colorful lights and gives a very cool set of photos so many couples tend to choose Yaowarat as a pre-wedding photo shoot as well. Anyone who wants a Chinese look, Yaowarat is the perfect place to go.
Yaowarat Road, Chakkrawat Subdistrict
Open Every Tuesday-Sunday : 19:00 – 24:00
4. Lhong 1919
Lhong 1919 is another beautiful place to take pictures in Bangkok that combines both Chinese and Thai perfectly and is full of art and culture. In addition, it used to be a very important port in the past until it has all been renovated and now it is open for public use that we can walk and take a pictures. Inside is also along with the restaurant, cafe, art shop, clothing and accessories. Wooden buildings, ancient Chinese architecture, Co-Working Space, etc.
248 Chiang Mai Road, Khlong San District
Monday: 11.00 – 20.00
Tuesday – Sunday: 9:00 – 20:00
5. Wat Arun / Arun Temple
Wat Arun or popularly known as “Wat Chaeng” in Thailand is an ancient temple built since the Ayutthaya period which the temple is located on Riverside of the Chao Phraya River. This is another place to visit in Bangkok that is popular for foreigners. The Wat Arun is decorated in a beautiful Thai style with white tiles and beautiful patterns, without denying that it is one place that should be seen with your own eyes.
Wat Arun / Arun Temple
34 Wang Doem Road, Wat Arun, Bangkok Yai
Open daily: 08:00 – 17:30
Entrance fee: Thai people enter for free.
: Foreigners pay 50 baht.
6. Memorial Bridge (Bangkok) / Saphan Phut
The Buddhist Bridge is an old iron bridge, but still has many visitors because it is unique, outstanding, and very charming. Moreover, this bridge is also one of the most popular shooting locations for movies and commercials in Thailand.
Memorial Bridge (Bangkok) / Saphan Phut
Wang Burapha Phirom Subdistrict, Phra Nakhon District, Bangkok
7. Asiatique The Riverfront
Asiatique Riverfront is a place to hang out and shopping along the Chao Phraya River at night and also have a landmark which is a giant Ferris wheel that is more than 60 meters high to see the high angle view at night of Chao Phraya River which is perfect for taking pictures at night with a variety of vibe that blends perfectly together.
Asiatique The Riverfront
2194 Charoen Krung Road, Bang Kho Laem District
Open daily: 17:00 – 24:00
8. The commons
The Commons is a community mall in Thonglor which decorated in a loft style and main concept of this place is be like a backyard and close to nature. Divided into 4 zones including Market, Village, Play Yard and Top Yard and this is another place to take pictures on holidays as well for those who like loft style or cafes lover, you shouldn’t miss it.
The common Thonglor
335 Sukhumvit Road, Watthana
Open daily: 08:00 – 01:00
9. Chong Nonsi Bridge
Chong Nonsi Bridge is a beautiful landmark that people should not miss to take pictures. The bridge connects between Chong Nonsi BTS station and BRT station. The unique structure of the bridge, whether beautiful during the day or night, makes this a photo spot for those who like to take photos like long exposer or to take good portraits photo. And this bridge should be familiar to many people because it is used to shoot commercials and music videos.
Chong Nonsi Bridge
South Sathorn Road, Thungmahamek, Sathorn
10. Hua Lamphong Station
And this is the last place today that I would recommend. This is the Hua Lamphong Station one of Bangkok’s beautiful photo locations You can choose to walk and take pictures from the front of the building to the beautifully designed inside. Various architecture and building styles are combined with the French Renaissance art giving the mood a retro and classics.
Hua Lamphong Station
Rong Mueang Road, Rong Mueang Subdistrict, Pathumwan District
Prepare your bags, prepare your camera, and go out and take a picture of all 10 locations in Bangkok. Or if you can’t go all, try random numbers and have fun to hanging out.
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