What to know before you visit to King Power Mahanakhon -Bangkok, Thailand’s tallest Skywalk
King Power Mahanakhon is a must see attraction while you visit Bangkok, Thailand. King Power Mahanakhon is a 78 story tower which is a multi-facility complex. Being Thailand’s recently built architecture, it is located right in the middle of Bangkok city. Invariably, it is well known for being Thailand’s tallest building.
This tower gives you the opportunity to view the enthralling and vibrant Bangkok city from the highest point in the city. Although the tower has 78 floors, you have access to two floors for city view. 74th floor gives you a 360o panoramic view of the city from an indoor observation deck. Whereas the 78th floor offers a roof top view which has a glass floor as well. This 78th floor with a glass tray is well known as Mahanakhon sky walk. (Yes you can walk on this glass!)
As you enter the lobby of the tower, the Mahanakhon team gives you a warm welcome (Khapunkhap!) Once you buy your ticket at the counter, one of the staff members will escort you to the elevator. This tower has a themed elevator which lets you reach up till 74th floor in less than 50 seconds. As you enter the elevator, your experience of adventure starts with augmented reality through the digital walls of elevator. This experience in the lift is thrilling. Your ears develop pressure as you reach on an indoor view deck. This is an astounding first miraculous panoramic view of the city to your eager eyes.
After having a good satisfactory Bangkok indoor view from 74th floor, you can proceed upstairs through a flight of steps built with transparent glass walls. These staircase also are coupled with panoramic views. This leads you to an outdoor deck which is popularly known as Mahanakhon Skywalk
King Power Mahanakhon SkyWalk
King Power Mahanakhon skywalk is on 78th floor with amenities like roof top bar, music and a glass tray on which you can walk and experience the thunder of adventure. Undoubtedly, the glass is so transparent and on such a height that you will think twice before walking on it. Once you reach this floor, you get mesmerized by the beauty the bizarre city holds remarkably. Watching the sun set by this city is something worthy of your time. What could be more romantic having a champagne with your partner at this height and with a lovely view!
The overall ambience and vibe at this roof top is such that it will take you to another level of anticipation. You can happily walk on the glass tray and click good pictures for yourself. Interestingly, if you reach by night, the Crew also helps throw torch light so that you can have better clicks for your Instagram. There are a couple of stairs where you can sit and spend quality time with your loved ones.
The skywalk experience is a very different and unique one, making your Bangkok trip an unforgettable one. Moreover, the hospitality at the King Power Mahanakhon is even more remarkable than the experience you are looking for. It will leave a positive spot in your mind about the culture of Thailand.
Duty free shops
It is difficult to leave the 78th floor but as you exit down the building, it is paved in such a fashion that you can visit the retail shops. This is accessible to all and is on 4th floor of the tower. These shops hold marvelous and widespread brands and and coupled with duty free products for you to buy.
Avoid reaching this place in peak hours. You might not only face traffic for about 3 hours but also your dream of experiencing sunset from King Power Mahanakhon might then not complete .
You can reach by 4:30 – 5:00 pm so that you get to see Bangkok in daytime as well as evening time. As night nears, you will see how gradually the entire city lits up colorfully as the evening comes to an end.
Souvenir lovers, King Power Mahanakhon also has retail shop section where you can buy the same as you exit the last floor.
Find King Power Mahanakhon at –
King Power Mahanakhon,
114 Narathiwas Road, Silom, Bangrak, Bangkok 10500.
Have you been to this thrilling place? Happy to know your experience!