If you're off ticking all the touristy stuff in Bangkok, then chances are that you'll find yourself along the Chao Pharya River at least once during your visit. So instead of wondering what you can do along the river, take this amazing tour that shall cruise you right along so you can see all the amazing places Bangkok houses.
The Rua Khun Mae by Siam River Cruise is the perfect cruise to hop on. That's because this is a family owned and operated river cruise, that has been in the business for 25 years - so you can be certain that they know what they're talking about! Here you'll come across scenic places, mixed with sights of traditional life contrasted against a booming city.
Your tour starts at 1.30pm as you depart from the River city on a motor boat and cruise along the Chao Phraya river. At around 3.30pm you'll transfer onto a Barge (a flat-bottomed boat) at Bangkok Noi for an authentic Bangkok transportation experience. The locals shall give you a warm-welcome aboard this Barge, as you're pampered with "Mai-Tai" (Thai cocktail), a cold towel, and free-flow fresh fruits, Thai desert and soft drinks.
The warm hospitality onboard is only the beginning to your Bangkok experience as you soak in the surroundings. On this tour you will pass a number of tourist places such as Chinese Shrines, Muslim Mosques, Catholic churches and several other temples. The highlight of your adventure is the Wat Arun (Temple of Dawn), Royal Grand Palace, and Siriraj Hospital (supposedly where the king has been admitted).
Apart from marveling at the must see and do things in Bangkok, you'll also bare testament to the Thai way of life. It's where you can see the divide between rich and poor individuals, although they stay together in small wooden houses.
- 1.30pm Pick up from hotel.
- 2.15pm Chick-in at the River City Shopping Complex (Pier 2), Si Phraya.
- 2.30 Cruise along the Chao Phraya river.
- 4.30 End of tour, as you a rrive at the River City Complex Pier, Si Phraya.
- Soft Music
- English speaking guide.