The Best Free Things to Do in Bangkok

Besides your typical shop and dine.

There’s no better way to complete your trip without a little ghost hunting on the side. The term “ghost” symbolizes the skyscraper’s sudden halt of construction during the Asian financial crisis in the late ’90s that was never finished, and its bizarre (but unproven) history of being a graveyard site before its conception. Although entering the building is not allowed, you can still view the tower from afar that will surely give you chills just by looking at its, uh, towering landscape.

3. Meditate for Free at Wat Mahathat