Bangkok is a big sparkling metropolis that certainly knows how to show off its cityscape on top of towering high rooftop bars. In many sky high hotels and skyscrapers throughout Bangkok, there’s a sleek rooftop bar cased in glass at the very top with spectacular views. Because for the cosmopolitan jetsetter, there’s nothing that goes better with a classy drink and a world-class view.
Jetset Times CEO, Wendy Hung, and JST PR Girl, Nadia Cho, did all the hard work for you and scoped out which famous rooftop bars have the best views and swankiest décor. Watch the video for proof that Bangkok is a booming, metropolitan city and those rooftop views alone will make you book that ticket to Bangkok ASAP!
38/8 Soi Sukhumvit 11, Khlong Tan Nuea, Khet Vadhana, Bangkok, 10110, 10110, Thailand (map, website)
Conceptualized by the food and beverage team of Soho Hospitality, Above Eleven is the first Peruvian Japanese restaurant in South East Asia.
Hotel Muse Bangkok, 24th & 25th Floor 55/555 Soi Langsuan, Lumpini, Pathumwan, Bangkok 10330, Thailand (map, website)
Encompassing the entire 24th and 25th floors and comprising a number of different styles of watering holes including: Long Bar, Terrace Bar, The Blind Pig cigar lounge, The Rooftop Bar, The Lawn, and Three Private Domes.
One of Bangkok’s most acclaimed rooftop bars, Red Sky Bar is perched dramatically above the heart of the city, boasting breathtaking 360-degree views of the cityscape.
21 S Sathorn Rd, Khwaeng Thung Maha Mek, Khet Sathon, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10120, Thailand (map, website)
Vertigo offers an al fresco dining experience set atop a roof terrace overlooking the glittering cityscape of Bangkok.
Photos: Nadia Cho
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