8 + 1 Best Apps When Traveling in Bangkok


Part of planning a trip nowadays is to make sure that there are useful apps installed on your smartphone.


These mobile applications have become a one-stop solution for those who want to make their travel as trouble-free as possible.


On this blog, we bring you the best Bangkok apps (up for grabs) for your trip to the bustling Thai capital.


Whether you are seeking for the best transportation options, recommended restaurants to visit or the top shopping places in Bangkok, these mobile applications are just right at your fingertips.


Here are our #ZAZZPicks on the best apps for visiting Bangkok


#1 Amazing Thailand


For the first-time visitors to Thailand, this app is perfect. Powered by the Tourism Authority of Thailand, Amazing Thailand App is designed to be your guide to help you discover everything you need to know about traveling in Thailand.


Not only does it offer information on public transportation and accommodation options but it also provides info on upcoming events, festivals, activities and a lot more.


Download here: Amazing Thailand App


#2 Grab Car & Taxi


This transportation app offers a convenient online taxi booking service. So how does it work? All you have to do is to mark your location and enter the destination you would like to head to.


Then the app connects you with your driver, providing you information such as your driver’s name, car type and license number. Once you are connected with your Grab driver, you just need to sit back, relax and wait for the pick up.


Download here: Grab Car App



#3 Eatigo


We all know that Bangkok is a foodie paradise and Eatigo is here to help you delve deeper into the Thai capital’s bustling food scene. This food app offers hassle-free way to browse through restaurants, cafes and other dining venues.


In addition, Eatigo enables users to check out the prices, the menu offerings and make table reservations.


What’s more, it features a range of regular deals and special discounts for all its users to take advantage of.


Download here: Eatigo Food App


#4 Wongnai


Wongnai is the most popular restaurant review app in Thailand with over 2 million users. This mobile application enables users to discover great restaurants and check out on the reviews. Not only that, Wongnai also features spa deals and other beauty services covering more than 250,000 locations across Thailand.


Download here: Wongnai



#5 Google Maps


It is the most in demand navigation app used by many travelers from across the globe. Google Maps offers a broad set of features that makes traveling a lot easier. Not only does it show you directions but it also shows photos, reviews and ratings.


Looking to find your way around? Google Maps can help!


Download here: Google Maps – Navigation & Explore


#6 Google Translate


This useful application can translate more than 100 languages when connected to the Internet and over 50 languages when offline. You can type out words and phrases and even point your camera at restaurant menus and signs and Google Translate will give you instant translation.


Download here: Google Translate


#7 Line


This communication app is by far, the most widely used app in Thailand. Line features free messaging, voice and video calling over the Internet. Enjoy chatting even more with lots of emojis and stickers at your own disposal.


Download here: Line – Free Calls & Message App


#8 XE Currency Exchange


With over 40 million downloads, this is one of the best apps you should have on your phone. XE Currency Exchange is a free app that can calculate real-time currency conversion and foreign exchange rates. 


Download here: XE Currency 


+ 1 ZAPP (Launching in December 2018) 


ZAPP is a hotel mobile app developed by ZAZZ Hotels & Resorts that offers guests fast reservations, check-in and check-out services and access to other services.


Additional features include travel guides, as well as restaurant, spa and nightlife recommendations.


ZAPP acts as a personal travel guide in guests’ pockets.


Where to Stay in Bangkok


The best apps in Bangkok


Looking for a Bangkok hotel accommodation from which to explore the Thai capital? ZAZZ Urban Bangkok is waiting for you.


Work or play or both, our urban retreat offers you everything you need for your business or leisure stay.


We offer 48 stylish guestrooms and suites, a vibrant co-working space, the fastest, free-est WiFi, an all-day dining restaurant & cafe and a retro-chic rooftop bar.