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Backwaters of Bangkok Longtail Boat Cruise with Optional Temples Tour

Highlights
  • Venture off the tourist track to explore Bangkok’s canals
  • Ride a traditional long-tail boat to a hidden temple and unique art gallery 
  • Optional combo tour includes a visit to Grand Palace and Wat Pho
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Backwaters of Bangkok Longtail Boat Cruise with Optional Temples Tour
From USD 38.70
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Backwaters of Bangkok &Temple
7-hours morning tour by longtail boat and afternoon temples tour including lunch. Please bring your passport for Grand Palace entry
From USD 87.06
Backwaters of Bangkok
4-hour morning tour by longtail boat
From USD 38.70
Overview
See Bangkok from the water on a small-group tour through the city’s ‘khlongs,’ or small canals. Ride in a traditional long-tail boat down the Chao Phraya River, turning into smaller waterways to observe daily life in the Thai capital, away from the crowds. Add on an optional lunch and visit to two of Bangkok’s top attractions — the royal Grand Palace and Wat Pho, home of the giant reclining Buddha.
What to Expect
Backwaters of Bangkok Tour (4 hours):
Meet your guide and small group of no more than 15 in central Bangkok and climb aboard traditional long-tail boat to launch into the Chao Phraya River. Watch river traffic go by and get fantastic views of modern skyscrapers before cruising into the city’s smaller canals, known as khlongs. Learn about Bangkok’s history and culture from your guide, and visit two hard-to-reach places — Wat Khun Chan temple and the Artist’s House, a restored Thai home transformed into an inviting art gallery and workshop.

Backwaters of Bangkok and Temples Tour (7 hours):
Make a full day of it within afternoon add-on including lunch at a local restaurant and a guided visit to the Grand Palace and nearby Wat Pho. Admire classical Thai architecture and learn about regal customs as you walk through the former royal Siamese court, and then marvel at the giant, gold-plated reclining Buddha that resides in Bangkok's most famous temple.
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Reviewed 22 March 2018
GREAT WAY TO INTRODUCE YOURSELF TO BANGKOK

This was our first adventure in the river city and what better way than to start off with a cruise of the Chao Praya and the endless back canals. It is a real insight to the life style of the Thai people who live along...More

Thank SenorGancho
Reviewed 14 December 2017
An ABSOLUTE MUST when in Bangkok - Highlight for me of my stay

I cannot recommend this enough, it is a side of Bangkok you do not see without a boat and a guide and it is fascinating! See all the hidden floating villages, temples, large Komodo dragons watching you motor past. You get a sight into how...More

2  Thank KEVIN J
Reviewed 25 November 2017
Group travel to Thailand

Instead the big company with own homepage, try 2 hours canal tours from Taksin bridge price 500 bath pr pers instead of 1350 bath. Perfect trip!

15  Thank Niels A
Reviewed 1 April 2018
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Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile
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