Sukhumvit is a popular locality in Bangkok. Most of the tourists and expats living in Bangkok prefer to stay near the Sukhumvit area because of its westernized appeal. Sukhumvit is popular with the locals and tourists alike for its vibrant nightlife and shopping. Though Sukhumvit does not have any traditional sightseeing attractions, it has a number of food streets, restaurants and nightlife venues that attract tourists.
Sukhumvit is also one of the centrally located areas of Bangkok. It is well connected to the Central Business district and other important landmarks of the city through modern mass transit systems like MRT and BTS. Tourists prefer to stay in the Sukhumvit 4 star hotel because of its easy location and connectivity. Since the hotel is located close to the metro stations they can easily reach the tourist attractions like Lumphini Park and Emquartier mall within minutes.
The popular Benjasiri and Benjakiti parks are located quite close to the Sukhumvit 4 star hotel in Bangkok. Benjakiti Park is a popular park in Bangkok that offers the best views of the city. The park is constructed around Lake Ratchada and is spread over 208000 square metres. The park is a green oases in the midst of the concrete buildings and offers visitors much needed respite. Visitors to the park can enjoy playing different sports or have a relaxing paddle boat ride on the lake to admire the beauty of the park. BenjasiriParkis also known as the Queen’s park and is a beautiful and serene park featuring some of the best Thai sculptures.
Though not a place to look for museums, Sukhumvithas some of the best museums in Bangkok that showcase the traditional Thai way of life. Kamtheing House Museum is a worth visiting museum in Sukhumvitthat showcases the traditional Thai Life. The 19th century stilted teak house in Traditional Thai style has some of the traditional artefacts displaying the traditional Thai Life. Apart from the Kamtheing house museum, there are three museums, Museum of Thai Pharmacy, Thailand creative and Design Centre and National Science Centre for Education, located on the Sukhumvitroad.
Tourists to Bangkok can reserve their stay at the luxurious Sukhumvit 4 star hotel and enjoy visiting these parks and museums for a welcome break from the overcrowded attractions of the city.