Travelers are voting Koh Kret and Pathum Thani as the best towns & villages near Bangkok. There are 5 towns & villages near Ayutthaya a city just 41 km from Bangkok and 3 towns & villages near Phetchaburi which is 58 km distant. The most popular of these are Japanese Village near Ayutthaya and Cha Am in Phetchaburi. You can find 27 towns & villages in Central Thailand and 140 towns & villages in the country of Thailand. Our members favorite in Central Thailand is Hua Hin and Kanchanaburi is the top pick in Thailand. Want more? Check out our map of towns & villages near Bangkok.