Khao San Road

Khao San Road is a small road about a block from the Chao Phraya River at the northern side of . Backpackers and budget travellers are drawn here by some of the cheapest accommodation and travel deals in Thailand.
Photo: Mr Bullitt, CC BY 2.5.

Notable Places in the Area

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, commonly known in English as the Temple of the Emerald Buddha and officially as Wat Phra Si Rattana Satsadaram, is regarded as the most sacred Buddhist temple in . is situated 1 km southwest of Khao San Road. Photo: Basile Morin, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The is the main branch museum of the National Museums in and also one of the largest museums in . is situated 660 meters west of Khao San Road. Photo: ScorpianPK, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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The is a complex of buildings at the heart of , . is situated 1¼ km southwest of Khao San Road. Photo: Preecha.MJ, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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Wat Mahathat Yuwaratrangsarit is a Buddhist temple in , . is situated 1 km southwest of Khao San Road. Photo: Hdamm, CC BY 2.0.

Localities in the Area

is the capital and largest city of and, with a population of over eleven million inhabitants, by far its main city. Photo: ויקיג'אנקי, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, also known as Island, is the historic centre of , where most of Bangkok's "must see" sights can be found, including the Grand Palace and Wat Pho. Photo: kamsky, CC BY 2.0.

is a pier on , , on the east bank of the Chao Phraya River, in Phra Nakhon District.

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