Suan Siam is a huge water park on the outskirts of Bangkok and this is a good family day trip to cool off from the heat.
Bangkok can be difficult for a child given it is a capital city with more concern for cars, buildings and commerce than the needs of the younger visitors.
Suan Siam water park solves that by providing as many opportunities to get wet and enjoy as many water activities as possible.
In the water park there are is a 400 meter spiral water slide, along with big swimming areas, waterfalls and an artificial surf beach.
Other attractions within the park are a children’s play area, an aviary, an open zoo and botanical gardens.
The weekends tend to get very busy as local Thai families head out for a day out of the city.
As the months get hotter and hotter towards the rainy season in May, places such as this become even busier.
Suan Siam water park is located on the outskirts of Bangkok in Min Buri district.
Admission to the park is 900 baht for Day Pass, all rides and water park. And 300 baht for the water park and some rides.
, which is incredibly good value for what is on offer.
The park is open daily from 10am to 6pm.
There are changing facilities in the complex and there is even a bathing costume rental service.