Did you know that Bangkok is one of the top destinations for digital nomads worldwide? But if you’re tired of working remotely in Bangkok, why not try changing the scenery and working by the river in Amphawa, not far from Bangkok? In addition to experiencing the beautiful nature while you can socialize, and immerse yourself in the relaxed lifestyle of the Thai people by the riverside.
In the current digital era, freedom in work has increased significantly. It’s not limited to just a location; you can work while traveling from anywhere in Thailand. The concept of Digital Nomads has emerged. However, being a Digital Nomad still requires careful planning and preparation, including having multiple contingency plans, to be as efficient as possible in your work.
Amphawa is located in Samut Songkhram province, with the Mae Klong River flowing through the heart of the town before meeting the Gulf of Thailand. It’s a meandering waterway that spans the region. There are plenty of rivers, gardens, and the sea, which make people close to nature, including interesting Thai Arts. However, Amphawa isn’t just popular among tourists; it’s also a favored destination for Digital Nomads who often travel here to work and relax.
Here are some compelling reasons why:
If you’re still having trouble pitching it, let’s compare two destinations that are both popular among digital nomads: Bangkok and Koh Phangan. Although both are sought after by digital nomads from around the world, there are significant differences between working in these three cities. Let’s take a closer look.
If you’re a digital nomad, working in the capital city of Bangkok is like paradise on Earth. It’s an ideal place to combine work, travel, and lifestyle because:
Koh Phangan may not be the capital city like Bangkok, but it is an equally enticing destination for digital nomads for several reasons:
There are so many reasons why Amphawa is a hidden gem for digital nomads:
Have you ever experienced those times when you feel stuck with no new ideas or, worse, you hit a creative block at work? It can be a sign that you need to step outside and find some fresh inspiration. Fortunately, in Amphawa, there are numerous wonderful tourist spots to explore before checking in at the Amphawa Riverside Hotel. These include:
This popular floating market is only a 20 km journey from Amphawa. It’s a cultural attraction loved by travelers from all around the world. Visitors can immerse themselves in the local way of life, explore traditional cultures, and shop for delicious food and souvenirs. You can take a stroll, enjoy tasty treats, or even take a boat ride. It’s open daily.
Mae Klong Railway Market is a bustling market that attracts a large number of tourists who want an exhilarating market experience. Trains pass right through the market, and it’s an experience you won’t find anywhere else.
Wat Bang Kung in Amphawa is a unique temple surrounded by large banyan tree roots. Inside, there is a beautiful golden Buddha statue, creating a serene and captivating atmosphere for visitors. This temple has a long history and was an important site during the battle between the Burmese army and Siam.
Another must-visit temple, Wat Phummarin Kudi Thong is known for its golden teakwood ordination hall. It’s a stunning piece of architecture and craftsmanship, built by King Rama I in the first reign. Additionally, there’s a museum and educational area within the temple complex that showcases valuable historical artifacts and teaches Thai Music Courses.
This place has been established to provide the area for the invitation to anyone who gets the natural experience of coconut trees and the way Amphawa residents live with their career as coconut sugar makers. The place is an education center and local tourist attraction, which is the most famous of Amphawa.
If you want to experience exceptional shopping and dining, Amphawa is one of the best locations to visit. Moreover, you can capture a lot of beautiful photo opportunities while strolling around and have a boat tour to see fireflies and lifestyles along Amphawa Canal.
These attractions in Amphawa provide not only entertainment and relaxation but also a rich source of inspiration for those in need of fresh ideas.
In Amphawa, you’ll find a variety of accommodations, but the top recommendation has to be Amphawa Riverside Resort, specifically Na Tree Tara Riverside Resort. It’s an ideal place for both workation and relaxation, offering a comprehensive range of amenities. Cherchon Spa helps you unwind after work. Mangrove Riverside Restaurant serves exquisite Thai cuisine and excellent beverages. What’s more, there’s a fantastic offer of a 10% discount on food and drinks when you visit on regular weekdays.
Moreover, Na Tree Tara Riverfront Resort has some appealing promotions that Digital Nomads will love. Just book your stay on a regular weekday at least 14 days in advance, and you’ll receive a 20% discount. Prices start at just 2,400 Baht (USD 66.-) including breakfast. They offer a variety of room types, ensuring a comfortable and relaxing stay with beautiful riverfront views, and providing you with the energy you need to work effectively every day. Na Tree Tara Resort also offers an exclusive package, the “Amphawa Discovery Tour Package”, including transportation to popular destinations together with a spa treatment and meals.
For your accommodation, we recommend the One Bedroom Suite Jacuzzi, a 61m² room perfect for couples or friends traveling together. This special room features a large balcony where you can work outdoors and enjoy beautiful views. Additionally, it comes with a private Jacuzzi for relaxation after a day of work. The price for this room starts from 3,825 baht (USD 105.-).
Now that you know all this, don’t forget to ignite your work with passion. With this, you’ll become an efficient Digital Nomad who can seamlessly combine work and relaxation, ensuring a Work-Life Balance without a doubt.
Book your weekday stay today and start your workation in style!
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