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Khlong Saen Saep Boat Service

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Reviewed 7 November 2018

A quick, cheap and efficient way to join the center from some places and a cultural (and thrilling, given the boats spee d!) experience. Certainly to be tried!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank JMGeneva
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

I'm amazed with the boat service as it's my first time board this type of transportation. Kind of challenging as I need to be brave and cross the unpredictable gap size between the pier and boat. The attendant will collect money from you and they...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank shirinling
Reviewed 24 September 2018

This must be the quickest, cheapest and most fun way to get around Bangkok. I always stay in Sukhumvit area of Bangkok and use this a lot from Asoke pier to get to parts of the city that the BTS doesn't reach. Beware of even...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Rob S
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

Done this canal trip as part of our own tour of the city Couldn’t understand why there where crash helmets for the crew! Once the boat started the passengers pulled up the plastic sides, what is going on! The boat powered up and we where...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Markscomments321
Reviewed 31 August 2018

Of course, traveling to downtown along Klong Saen Saep would save a lot of time. But the driver was incapable of driving the boat safely. You could risk your life here. It would not be a nice scenery along the way. The canel was dirty...More

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank Nutharin
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Great way of getting around. The ride to the last stop in Bangkapi takes long time, but its quite a nice sightseeing trip. Boats are very noisy though, and you can get wet!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ThomasArabia
Reviewed 28 August 2018

For such a cheap price i took this boat across the river. It was a very safe and relaxing ride. Reccommened

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank barfiner
Reviewed 26 August 2018

The unique trip to experience Bangkok on the river. But the boat stops only seconds at each piers. You have no time to hesitate. Just jump and get in. There is no ladder to climb as it is small. It is upon your hop skill...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Jane S
Reviewed 7 August 2018

This boat transport is very cheap and easy for go from What Pô Temple to others places un Bangkok, very cheap and frsh

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Edouard_WB
Reviewed 5 August 2018

WE were staying at the Casa Vimaya, of which backs onto the canal. This hotel is less than a 5 minutes walk from the Old Town pier that is at one end of the canal. We decided to take the Bangkok hop on hop off...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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18 November 2017|
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Response from TerjeHoegberg | Reviewed this property |
It's depending on how long you have to wait for the boat, but with easygoing you should make it within 20-30 minutes including the change of boat at Pratunam Pier, the crowd will guide you. Just beware that the boats can be... More
Maja W
27 February 2017|
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Response from madmaikel | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can use that boat. At Pratunam you have to change the boats, because it stops there.
24 December 2016|
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Response from HuahinCharlie | Reviewed this property |
Get a map or GPS Yukie and at last stop can go Golden Mount, Khao san road, Fort, temples etc - great to just wander around and enjoy the scenery. I caught a taxi to go the Chao Phrya river and looked at yet another fort but... More