Bangkok and the Floating Market
4 Days / 3 Nights
Explore Bangkok's temples, visit the floating market and take a traditional long tail boat through the Klongs to explore
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Day 1. Bangkok (-/L/D)
Arrive Bangkok and transfer to your hotel. Lunch at the hotel.
Half day visit of most important temples. The tour includes Wat Trimit (The Temple of the Golden Buddha – it contains a Buddha statue weighing 5.5 tons of pure gold. Wat On That (Also known as the Temple of 28 Buddhas representing the 28 births of Buddha) and Wat Pho (The Temple of the Reclining Buddha – The largest and oldest temple in Bangkok).
Dinner in a typical Thai restaurant.
Day 2. Bangkok - Floating Market - Klongs (B/L/D)
Early morning departure to visit the famous market on the train tracks, if the schedule permits.
Continue to the famous colourful floating market. The stalls are in different canoes full of fruits and vegetables brought from neighbouring villages. The real experience is trying to breathe in the different scents and smells of Thailand.
Return to Bangkok. Lunch in a typical Thai restaurant.
Depart in the afternoon to visit the ‘Klongs’, channels of the Chao Phraya River on a traditional long tail boat, where you can admire the life unfolding along the banks of the river.
Next travel the residential area of Thonburi, where you will have the opportunity to come into contact with the traditional way of living – far from the typical skyscrapers of downtown Bangkok. Then we will visit the Temple of Dawn (Wat Arun).
Dinner at the hotel.
Day 3. Bangkok (B/L/D)
Half day visit of the Royal Palace complex. The symbol of the nation and most glorified in the country. You will visit the Royal Pantheon, Coronation Hall, the Royal Hall and the Royal Hall of Redemption. The most valuable is the Wat Phra Kaew which accommodates the famous “Emerald Buddha”, the most sacred statue and relic of all of Thailand. (Note: On Sundays, some parts of the Royal Palace are closed to the public)
Lunch in a typical Thai restaurant.
Depart for the house of ‘Jim Thompson’, the American who rebirthed the Thai silk industry after the Second World War. The house, built entirely of wood, is a wonderful example of traditional Thai architecture. The refined interior includes a rich collection of Thai artwork.
Dinner at the hotel.
Day 4. Bangkok - Departure (B/-/-)
Transfer to the airport for your departure flight to your next destination.
4 DAYS / 3 NIGHTS FROM £555 per person
based on 2 people travelling together
The price includes:
Transfers and tours with local English-speaking driver guide in private air-conditioned vehicle
All entrance fees as mentioned in the program
Meals as mentioned in the program without drinks (B/L/D) = (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner)
The price does not include:
Return flights from the UK to Thailand. Request a quote from us.
Anything not specifically mentioned above.
Optional tours, camera fees.
Tips to the guide and driver, porters and waiters.
Personal costs such as drinks, laundry, etc.
Peak season surcharges
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