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Klongs

Wutthakat BTS, Bangkok, Thailand
+66 87 109 8873
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USD 38.79*
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Backwaters of Bangkok Longtail Boat Cruise with Optional Temples Tour
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USD 107.10*
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Half Day Tour of Bangkok's Klongs and Grand Palace
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USD 69.50*
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Private Half-Day Visit to Thonburi Canals and Old City by Long Tail Boat
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These are the many small waterways or canals that snake through the city of Bangkok.
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  • Average13%
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Even as a seasoned traveler to Bangkok, I enjoy taking a longtail boat trip down the khlongs. And I especially enjoy taking first time visitors. They always enjoy it. Bangkok is not all about it's sophisticated urban jungle, fine dining restaurants, and inner city congestion....More

Thank RoryH1
Reviewed 6 days ago

while not a "beautiful" ride in a boat, it is very interesting to see how much of this city is built around the canals, and it is a relaxing way to spend some time after running around the city.

Thank ellen00007
Reviewed 1 week ago

Big boat in small dirty water, nothing special, if you go, take a ride to the floating market or to Jim Thompson's house

Thank Xtof70
Reviewed 1 week ago

Want to avoid traffic jams? Get a bit of air? Take these "Klong waterbuses" as I call them. They get you to the main city points in Bangkok in a very quick and easy way. And dead cheap. Just close your mouth during the trip...More

Thank Alexinbkk
Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't use if you have difficulty physically because it is not simple getting on and off if you are not in ok physical condition. Don't have to be fit by any means though, just capable of jumping up and off a boat quickly. But this...More

2  Thank theschuay86
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An alternate to the many ways to get around Bangkok; and a fun, cheap way to travel. But only goes to selected area,actually where the klongs are!

Thank Graeme5353
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great experience to see a way of life along the klongs. Quite inexpensive and possible to get on and off at different jettys. From central business district it is easy to get to Chinatown, Khao San Road etc. Water travel is good in Bangkok.

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Try this from Pratunam to Asok. Take quite some time waiting even though around 5-6 Empty Klongs passed us. No proper place for on and off to Klongs - you practically just jump when the Klongs near the pier. Not recommended to take it during...More

Thank jthendra
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always love going for a tour by long boat it gets you in the mood for Bangkok. The diversity has to be seen to be believed.

Thank Allan G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved using this mode of transport. Whilst it iOS obviously restricted to the waterways it is a fascinating way to get from place to place and see the "real' Bangkok residents getting around their daily business. Too be honest we used this ore as...More

Thank Argy39
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Esopstables
20 February 2017|
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Response from MichaelMunich2015 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, We did it five times during the last years. the best is: Go by skytrain to Taksin Station. Go down to the pier. Take a PRIVATE long tail boat. Pay by hour after bargain between 800 and 1200 Baht/hour. 3 hour tour is... More
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Dorothy B
23 June 2016|
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Response from robyn h | Reviewed this property |
Klongs are like roads and are a thoroughfare for boat traffic. You can go to the touristy area of Bangkok's Klongs and stop at eateries etc. There are some people selling things, nothing you can't get elsewhere.
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Dorothy B
23 June 2016|
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Response from flyingdoc1 | Reviewed this property |
Not really! There are very limited chances to shop en route, though there are a few vendors stationed along the banks, and the occasional vendor out on a boat.
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