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Enjoy this half-day tour through unseen parts of Bangkok away from the hustle and bustle of tourist trails. Learn and see how daily life passes by for Bangkokians as you explore part of the Thai capital which you will never see on your own and brings you to colorful places using an almost traffic-free route.
Highlights
  • Escape Bangkok's bustle on a bike tour
  • Explore in a small group for a more personalized experience
  • Stray from the beaten path to avoid crowds
  • Choose from a morning or afternoon departure
What to Expect
Your tour begins at a central Bangkok location, where you’ll greet your guide and get to grips with your bike. Once you feel confident, you’ll head away from the city’s bustling center and cycle past villas to a local community, where you’ll have the chance to interact with residents and learn about their way of living. On arrival at the Chao Phraya River (Mae Nam Chao Phraya), you’ll board a traditional Thai long-tail boat and cruise over to what’s considered the green lung of Bangkok. After exploring the verdant area, you’ll stop for a traditional Thai meal and visit a Buddhist temple that attracts few crowds. After a stop at an open-air Muay Thai boxing school, you’ll return to your original departure point in central Bangkok.
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Departure Point
Recreational Bangkok Biking, 71 Rama III Rd, Khwaeng Chong Nonsi, Khet Yan Nawa, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10120, Thailand
Duration
4h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Bottled water
  • Small Thai meal
  • Local guide
  • Use of bicycle
  • Use of helmet
  • Entry/Admission - Chao Phraya River
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Minimum age is 12 years
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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All reviews pad thai lunch bike tour local kindergarten green jungle friendly local people muay thai boxing green belt beautiful memories great half day bike lanes small temple different sections feed the fish across the river highly recommend this trip non touristy gave us lots of information
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Reviewed 3 days ago

After a start in the middle of hectic Bangkok, Paew took me to the slums of Bangkok and explained the plans the government has with these parts of Bangkok, very interesting to see this unseen part of Bangkok complete with a visit to a kindergarten...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank neelke3
Traveler06856742320, Operations at Recreational Bangkok Biking, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Karin, Thank you for your kind feedback. We glad you enjoyed the tour and glad to read that Paew provided a good service. It's good to see things differently and glad it exceeded your expectations. We hope to have you back one day on...More

Reviewed 11 September 2019 via mobile

I cannot believe that I was convinced to try this based on a litany of positive reviews! 3-out-of-8 people on my tour were injured - including myself; sprained thumb, badly smashed up legs (*see unaltered photo) and ripped shorts/gouged thighs from a piece of metal...More

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Traveler06856742320, Owner at Recreational Bangkok Biking, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear eightfold, Thanks you so much for leaving a review. Although not the best one, we're open for criticism and comments and will always try to do better. We do understand understand that traffic can scare some people. That's our main reason we are avoiding...More

Reviewed 8 September 2019

I had a wonderful day on 6/9 as I join the local tour with a professional & patience & polite leader - Amm , he everytime take care my safety , every points he had introduced to me the information or history and everything that...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Traveler06856742320, Public Relations Manager at Recreational Bangkok Biking, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2019

Dear Sam, Thank you for your kind feedback. We glad you enjoyed the tour and glad to read that Amm provided a good service. It's good to see things differently and glad it exceeded your expectations. We hope to have you back one day on...More

Reviewed 14 August 2019

I had a great half day bike ride through the non-touristy aera in the City of Angels and then with a long-tail-boat to a beatifull park with narrow paths. On the whole tour we had the excellent, sympathetic guide Paew, who has a great knowledge...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank rbunkens
Traveler06856742320, Public Relations Manager at Recreational Bangkok Biking, responded to this reviewResponded 25 August 2019

Dear Rbunkens, Thank you for your feedback and glad to read that Paew provided a good service. Regarding the Thai boxing, please accept our sincere apologies for the disappointing. We will take this to improve in a better way. We hope to see you in...More

Reviewed 10 August 2019

Returning from a lovely Holiday in Thailand, we would like to share how much we have enjoyed a Bike tour through Bangkok. We selected the Colors of Bangkok tour which led us through areas of Bangkok that we otherwise would have missed: lovely small passages...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Wouter M
Traveler06856742320, Public Relations Manager at Recreational Bangkok Biking, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2019

Dear Wouter, Thank you for your kind feedback on our Colors of Bangkok tour. We glad that you see Bangkok from different perspectives from our tour. Also video is the best way to keep memories and Pare realized about that. She would be really happy...More

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Response from Reggiereggiereggie | Reviewed this property |
4.5 hrs including 30 mins lunch and several rest/ viewing stops. Medium to slow pace
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Response from curious-I | Reviewed this property |
It depends if you want to do the weekday tour which is a half day tour or the weekend day tour which is a full day tour. We did the Colors of Bangkok Weekend Edition Full day tour. We started at 10 AM and returned after 4 PM... More
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Response from JS-JN | Reviewed this property |
The easiest way to get a perfect answer to this question is to message the tour company direct, they speak good English.
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