Perched on the third floor of King Power Duty Free Downtown Complex, Aksra Theatre is home to the world’s famous Thai puppet show Aksra Hoon Lakorn Lek (Aksra Thai Puppet Show). Every day, all 600 seats underneath sophisticated Thai decor are filled up with cultural art lovers who will be stunned by a Ramayana epic told through a performance of haute-art puppets, completed with cutting-edge light and sound system and live orchestra music. You can also buy a package, which includes a diner at an adjacent Ramayana Restaurant.
Show time: Tuesday – Friday, 7pm; Saturday – Sunday, 1pm and 7pm.
Admission: 800 Baht
Getting there: King Power Complex provides a free shuttle service from Century Plaza, next to BTS Victory Monument station, to the complex, which is only five minute walk from the station. You can also take bus no. 73, 204 and get off at Rang Nam Road.