Saphan Kwai BTS Station, overshadowed by neighbouring Ari and Mo Chit, is where to find all kinds of specialty shops, from second-hand books to amulets, Thai costume rentals to gambling accessories. The area also offers a vast array of tasty street-side grub, and there is also a large Big C Supercentre that sells everything from fresh produce to TVs and fashion items.
There is also a popular local nightlife zone near Saphan Kwai BTS on Sutthisan Winitchai Road (near Pahon Yothin Soi 16). After dark, several beer bars, karaoke lounges and go-go bars open their doors until late, welcoming mostly local males of all ages. Popular venues on this much-talked-about road include RCA 2, T Det 99, Beer Park and Ban Phai.
As for attractions, there is the Philatelic Museum (collection of Thai stamps dating back to the 19th century) and Poon Tao Gong Shrine where you can find Chinese Opera performances on occasion.