BTS Saphan Taksin is the last station on the west bank of the Chao Phraya River. It is an important interchange station, with Sathorn Pier allowing travellers to connect to the Chao Phraya Express Boat network. This network of shuttle boats allow travellers to connect to different parts of the scenic and stunning riverside.
The Saphan Taksin neighborhood, offers a laid-back environment with a charming old-world Bangkok vibe. The area host numerous luxury riverside hotels such as The Mandarin Oriental and the Shangri-La Hotel. In terms of retail options residents and visitors can visit the local Robinson Department Store and River City Mall.
The area is also packed with a huge selection of dining options from local eateries to chic international restaurants, independent coffee shops and a selection of trendy bars.