Explore the Grand Palace and other things to do in Sukhumvit

Located near the Asok BTS Skytrain station and the subway, Park Plaza Bangkok Soi 18 offers a convenient place to begin your adventures in Bangkok. Make time to meander down the fashionable Sukhumvit Road, which is home to street vendors, shopping malls, and plenty of entertainment. If you’re here on business, you can easily reach Queen Sirikit National Convention Center, Bangkok International Trade & Exhibition Centre, or the Stock Exchange of Thailand. No visit to Bangkok would be complete without seeing the Grand Palace Complex, the former home of Thai royalty and the site for many royal ceremonies throughout the year.

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Erawan Shrine

1.7 mi / 2.74 km from the hotel
This gilded shrine honors Than Tao Mahaprom, or Brahma, the four-faced god that represents kindness, mercy, sympathy, and impartiality in Hinduism.

Lumpini Park

1.45 mi / 2.33 km from the hotel
Covering more than 140 acres, this verdant park offers a welcome respite from the bustle of Bangkok, with an artificial lake for renting boats and plenty of bird-watching opportunities.

Sukhumvit Road

0.67 mi / 1.08 km from the hotel
Known for its traditional street vendors, high-end shopping malls, and live entertainment, this famous road is a must-see destination.

Benjasiri Park

0.35 mi / 0.56 km from the hotel
Enjoy this lush, sprawling outdoor park that features a swimming pool, a playground, jogging paths, volleyball and basketball courts, and a skating rink.

Grand Palace Complex

4.95 mi / 7.97 km from the hotel
Visit this iconic palace and see its golden spires. Built in the 18th century, the palace is home to a number of temples as well as a 14th-century Emerald Buddha.

Wat Pho

4.77 mi / 7.67 km from the hotel
In addition to housing the incredible Reclining Buddha for which the temple is famous, Wat Pho is home to Thailand’s largest collection of Buddha images and is a leading Thai massage school.