Getting Around Bangkok Safely by Yourself

2018-02-07

Getting Around Bangkok Safely by Yourself

Nowadays, we have various of public transportation such as Skytrain, subway, minibus, taxi, bus, etc.. 

Why should we use public transportations?

First of all, using public transportation reduces air pollution, carbon footprint and gasoline consumption.

Also, it's the safest way to travel and you can help the world to reduces the greenhouse effect.

 

 

HOW TO  AVOID ANY SCAMMERS WHILE TRAVELLING?

This can be a huge problem for any visitors who first come to Thailand. Sometimes, public transports are notorious such as Taxi without pressing meter, visitors don’t know the route, the risk to be robbed. Here is the solution to help you travel easier in your hand.

1. TUK-TUK HOPWhy tuk-tuk hop?

Tuk-Tuk hop is an on-demand hop on hop off in a tuk-tuk around Bangkok Old Town prime attractions. You pay once upfront to hop on hop off all day (8:30AM-6.00PM) between designated meeting points by using our mobile application to call a tuk-tuk to each point at their convenience. The self-guided application also contains helpful information on nearby attractions and local restaurants. 

Example of tourist attractions

•    Wat Pho

•    Wat Suthat

•    Democracy Monument

•    Loha Prasat

•    Golden mount

•    Rattanakosin Hall

•    Wat Phra Kaew and the Grand Palace

•    Flower market

•    Wat Arun (The temple of Dawn)

•    Museum Siam

•    The Marble temple

•    King Rana V monument

•    Ananta Samakhom Throne Hall

 

How to book?

1.   Buy a pin

         This will enable you to call the tuk-tuk from your app once you have logged in with your new pin.

2.  Choose where you want to go

         Explore our interactive map, get info on each attraction, see what the locals recommend, choose your destination.

3. Select your convenient pickup point

         The closest pickup point is shown in the app, but you may select a different pickup point to wait for the tuk-tuk.

4. Go to pick up point

         Once you have booked a tuk-tuk, go to the pickup point and check out estimated arrival time right in the app.

 

Thank you for information from https://www.tuktukhop.com

 

 

2.  Grab Bike (Win), Why Grab Bike?

                         

-       Grab Bike (Win)

A personal Transportation service

Time Table of Grab Bike (Win) fare

 

Distance

 

 

Fare (THB)

 

Fare for first 5 KM

 

 

1-2 KM

 

 

25 THB

 

2.1-5 KM

 

5 THB/KM

 

 

Fare for 5.1 KM onwards

 

 

Distance

 

 

Fare (THB)

 

1-5 KM

 

 

50 THB

 

5.1-15 KM

 

 

10 THB/KM

 

15.1 onwards

 

 

15 THB

 

*10 THB booking fee applies.

 

 

How to book?

1.Make your mark

            Pin your locations and enter the destination.

2.Sit back and Relax

            Touch up your make up. Catch up with work email. Your driver is on the way.

3.Stay on track

            Live GPS feed allows you to track your driver and manage your time.

4.Arrive Safely

            Pay with cash or credit/debit card. Rate and comment your driver for the improvement.

 

Thank you for information from https://www.grab.com/th/en/bike/

 

3. Grab TaxiWhat is Grab Taxi?

Grab Taxi is a smartphone-based taxi booking and dispatching service. Our vision is to revamp the Thai taxi industry, making it a safer and more efficient means of transport we can all be proud of.

-       Feel free that you will arrive at your destination for safest

-       No cheated price

 

                                                    

                       Ride with GrabTaxi and be assured.                                        Wherever you are, GrabTaxi will

                       To arrive at your destination safely                                          take you to your destination

 

Various taxi options to suit your needs

              

 

How to book?

1.Make your mark, pin your location and enter the destination.

2.Sit back and relax, Touch up your make up. Catch up with work email. Your driver is on his way.

3.Stay on track, Live GPS feed allows you to track your driver and manage your time.

4.Arrive Safely, Pay with cash in further easier ways. Rate and comment your driver for the improvement.

 

Thank you for information from https://www.grab.com/th/en/taxi/

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Author by Junior Land Field

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