Thailand is a party city throughout the year, and there is a unique buzz about the city every New Year’s Eve that makes it an excellent city in which to celebrate. If you live in Bangkok or you are going to visit over new year’s, and you want to know where to go to party hard, then here are some of the top destinations that Bangkok has to offer. No matter whether you are looking for a quiet romantic meal, or dancing till the sun comes up, there is something for everyone in Bangkok, which makes it the party capital of South East Asia.
Enjoy The Countdown At Central World Plaza
One of the most popular places to visit for the new year celebrations is Central World Plaza, just off the Siam BTS stop, and you can enjoy the entertainment and drinks that are on offer. There is a large stage and video screens to ensure that everyone can see, and you can expect a variety of celebrities and acts to entertain the crowd during the run-up to countdown.
A Romantic Meal For Two
If you would prefer to go for a luxury Thai, fine dining restaurant in Bangkok for two, then you are also spoilt for choice, but you will need to plan as they are often booked up quickly. Some fantastic rooftop restaurants offer scenic views of the city, perfect for watching the fireworks, as well as more intimate locations with privacy. Whether it is a meal for two or ten, book well in advance to avoid disappointment.
Party At Khao Sarn Road
Khao Sarn Road is a popular destination for backpackers, and you will find people from all walks of life here looking to celebrate the countdown. There are plenty of places to eat, including street vendors, and there are also many different bars and clubs you can go to as a couple or in a group. The area is built up so you may not get to see many fireworks, but you can walk ten minutes to a park where you will get an excellent view of the fireworks going off at midnight.
Dancing At Royal Court Avenue
Royal Court Avenue, also known as RCA, is a complex of bars, nightclubs, and restaurants that is popular with trendy young part goers in Bangkok. You will often see big-name celebrity DJs from all over the world appearing here, and there is an eclectic mix of music within this area. You will need to get tickets in advance if you wish to enjoy the New Year’s Eve celebrations, but tickets are generally available to purchase online in advance.