Best Places to Catch Pokemon in Bangkok
Pokemon Go has taken over Thailand since the first day it was officially launched. With overwhelming popularity, Pokemon Go swept everywhere in Thailand and it is especially strong in Bangkok. While you can find Pokemon almost everywhere, some places are better than others.And that's why we've created this guide to the spots you should visit if you want to catch 'em all. And if you have other spots to add to the list, leave us a comment.
1. Siam Paragon
Known as the most popular spot for Pokemon Trainers in Bangkok. At Siam Paragon, especially at Park Paragon, you could see hundreds of people catching Pokemon. People come here not only because it could be easily accessed by BTS, but also because it has most PokeStop in Bangkok. If you are looking for a one-stop location for shopping, dining, and catching Pokemon, this is definitely the place for you.
2. Central World
Not far from Siam Paragon is No.2 place of catching Pokemon you shouldn't miss. It's Central World. Located between BTS Siam station and Chidlom station, Central World is easy to accessed. Loaded with tens of PokeStop, Central World attracts many Pokemon trainers to its location. Just walking around, you could easily get a bag full of Pokeballs ready to catch rare Pokemon. There is also a gym here for you to practice the fighting skill and take over.
3. Lumpini Park
One of the most popular places to catch Pokemon is Lumpini Park. People come here to enjoy the nice breeze and green atmosphere. There are lots of PokeStop inside the park and also a gym at the center. Going to Lumpini Park, you can take BTS to Saladaeng station or MRT to Silom station. Then it's just across the street.
4. BTS National Stadium
This area is famous because it's always filled with pink flower of lure modules. Along side the streets are Pokestop loaded with lure modules. Walking in this area will give you a feeling of walking in the sakura garden. Also, you could make a stop at MBK center for shopping and eating. The food court at 6th floor of MBK is well-known for good-quality food at decent price.
5. Temple of the Emerald Buddha
Last but not least, the most popular spot of Pokemon among tourists is The Temple of Emerald Buddha. Because of its magnificent view, Wat Phra Kaew or the Temple of Emerald Buddha attracts thousands of tourists everyday.(See One day trip in Bangkok) Catching Pokemon in AR mode with the view of the temple as the background, you just give yourself a good memento of your journey. And don't forget to share it with your friends.