The Hidden Chinatown (Private Trip)

Private & Custom Tours in Thailand
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Tour description

Discover the hidden Thai - Chinese neighbourhood right in the heart of Bangkok. Explore Chinatown's hidden community, enjoy meeting lovely locals and tasting delicious food and travel back in time to an early 20th century Bangkok! Enjoy the neighbourhood’s personality and charm!

• Visit the stunning Wat Trimit “Temple of Golden Buddha” which houses the world's largest golden buddha made during the Sukhothai Dynasty  • Enjoy learning the Thai-Chinese neighbourhood’s culture, history and way of life at the “living neighbourhood museum”  • Visit a vintage local noodle-making store  • Try delicious old-fashioned Chinese pastry such as Kanom Pia and curry puff  • Try traditional Thai style coffee or tea at the vintage coffee shop  • Sneak a peek inside locals' homes (normally out of bounds to visitors!)  • See Chinese vintage pharmacies and a Chinese newspaper printing house  • Get lost in small hidden street art sois  • Find some of Bangkok’s longest surviving crafts and trades  • Pay respect at a Chinese temple for good health and fortune  • Enjoy magnificent panoramic views of the Chao Phraya River at a beautiful rooftop restaurant (soft drinks included)

What's included

  • Activities as stated in the program
  • Delicious desserts on-the-go tastings
  • A soft drink at the roof top bar at the end of the program
  • A charming & experienced licensed English-speaking tour guide
  • Public transportation: boat
  • A local souvenir handmade by villagers in the community
  • Travel insurance
  • Snacks
  • Bottled water
  • Coffee and/or Tea

What's not included

  • Personal expenses
  • Lunch
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Gratuities