Best of Bangkok

Day Trips & Excursions in Riverside, Silom & Lumphini

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Explore the best of Bangkok on a private tour that takes in the highlights and gives you a glimpse at the local life. Visit hidden gems, food havens and Buddhist temples by tuk tuk, boat and on foot. End at a local cafe for a refreshing drink.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Temple of the Golden Buddha (Wat Traimit), BangkokExperience Bangkok's many contrasts on a private tour that starts with a hidden gem for a picture perfect view over the Wat Traimit. See the immense 5.5-ton Buddha statue made from gold, and explore the temple's surroundings.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Chinatown - Bangkok, BangkokThen, go to Chinatown to immerse yourself in one of the city's food havens, day and night. Stroll among the stalls, restaurants, gold shops and Chinese temples before taking a local bus.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Pak Khlong Talat (Flower Market), BangkokMix with the locals as they buy flowers to use as offerings in the temple.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Temple of the Reclining Buddha (Wat Pho), BangkokFollow your guide goes to the beautiful Buddhist temple complex of Wat Pho and admire the 5.5 ton reclining Buddha statue made out from gold before a lunch of typical Thai food.Duration: 1 hourStop At: The Golden Mount (Wat Saket), BangkokNext, travel by tuk tuk and experience the city from a different perspective. Climb the man made hill to the Golden Mount to see the golden chedi (Buddhist stupa) at the top. Get a 360-degree panoramic view of Bangkok as you soak up the serene atmosphere.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Phanfa Leelard PierClimb aboard a boat and ride from Phan Fa Lilart pier to get a glimpse of the city's local hustle and bustle, traveling down the canal, watch out, as you may catch sight of a monitor lizard lurking around. End with a refreshing drink at a local venue chosen by your guide before bidding farewell, we will leave you at the sky train station for you to return to the hotel on your own later.Duration: 1 hour

What’s included

  • Snacks
  • Local guide
  • Pickup and drop-off from designated meeting points
  • Entry/Admission - Temple of the Golden Buddha (Wat Traimit)
  • Entry/Admission - Temple of the Reclining Buddha (Wat Pho)
  • Entry/Admission - The Golden Mount (Wat Saket)

What’s not included

  • Gratuities