Rachvongse Pier is a N5 pier of Chao Phraya River where tourists can take Chao Phraya Express Boat to get around Bangkok. On the other hand, many tourists can get off the boat at this pier then walk to Chinatown on Yaowarat Road within 10 min. Chao Phraya Express Boat starts from 5.50 am – 7.00 pm. You can buy the ticket either at the pier or in boat and the ticket fare starts from 7-30 baht ( announced on 6th Jan 2016 ).
Rachvongse Pier is located on Ratchawong Road. It is a very busy business area. There are many commercial banks and many shops located along the road.
Rachvongse Pier is also a bus station of bus no. 204 . Tourists can take the bus to National Stadium, MBK Shopping Center, Bangkok Art and Culture Center, Siam Paragon, Central World, Pratunam Market, Victory Monument until the last station at Huay Kwang.
CHECK INN CHINATOWN BY SARIDA is located in Charoenkrung Soi 14 on Charoenkrung Road. It is just 10-15 min. by walk to Rachvongse Pier where you can take either the boat or the bus to visit many places around Bangkok. The hotel is a very convenient place to stay for business persons as it is very near to Chinatown, Sampeng and Phahurat Market where you can buy wholesale priced products as much as you want.
Remark : Rachvongse Pier can be written as Ratchawong Pier or other words with similar pronunciation.