Sukhumvit is one of the most crowded areas in Bangkok. Many tourists tend to stay around Sukhumvit as it’s an area that can cover every type of traveler. It may be very popular for night life, but there are many things to explore in this area. AIRPORTELs lists 3 things for you to try in Sukhumvit.
Have you ever dreamt of being a pilot who controls an aircraft and enjoy the view which only pilots can see? You will definitely love this place. Flight Experience Bangkok provides you with a chance to be a pilot with their flight simulation program. You will experience everything a pilot has to do. For example, take-offs and landings and even varying weather conditions. A real pilot is with you during the simulation. There is nothing to be afraid of. It’s open everyday from 10:00 am to 10:00 pm. It’s located on the 2nd floor of Gateway Ekkamai, a shopping mall connected to BTS Ekkamai.
- Gateway Ekkamai, 2nd Floor, Sukhumvit road, Klong Toey, Phra Khanong, Bangkok
- Tel: +66 (0)2 048 9922, +66 (0)84 614 2694 and +66 (0)92 529 4616
- Price Range: a 30 minute flight experience costs 4,550 THB; a 60 minute flight experience costs 6,900 THB
More Information: https://bangkok.flightexperience.co.th/
2. Cycling Tour
On the surface of Sukhumvit, everything seems to be so vivid to tourists. There are shopping malls, clubs, restaurants and many other businesses packed into this area.Cycling tours in Bangkok offer some of the most immersive trips you can do around the city as you get an immediate connection to your surroundings not usually offered by other modes of transport. Bangkok cycle tours don’t usually require a very high level of fitness and are suitable for most visitors thanks to mostly flat terrain, excellent equipment and early starts in the warm morning breeze. Peddle off the well-beaten tourist track on two wheels on one of these excellent trips.They will take you to every nook and cranny of Bangkok. A quick internet search will show you a handful of companies offering cycling tours around town. Most trips take half a day.
More information: https://bangkokbiking.com/bangkok
This is a food court located in Terminal 21, the main shopping mall in Asok area, connected directly to the BTS and MRT. This is one of the tastiest and cleanest food courts in Bangkok. Located on the 5th floor of this unique ‘one city, one floor’ lifestyle mall, Terminal 21 food court has an excellent cross-section of Thai cuisine, with Chinese, Indian and Western options too. The food court is called Pier 21 as it is designed in the style of a fisherman’s wharf in San Francisco: everything is bright with plenty of trees and plants around to create an aesthetically pleasing environment. It’s cheap, but it’s full of quality.
More information: http://www.terminal21.co.th/asok/shop/pier21
If you want to try any of these activities AIRPORTELs have a service counter located inside Terminal 21 (BTS Asok). It is on the 1st floor which can be recognized by the Tokyo theme decorations. It’s near the elevator. You can store your luggage free for 3 hours. Extra hours will be counted as our one day price which is only 100 THB.