Mahasawat Canal - Rural Farm Tour

Day Trips & Excursions in Bangkok

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This tour is less touristy and  - best on weekends.   This tour we recommend  for people who seen the main sights in Bangkok already.   If you interested in agriculture, local farming communities and fruit orchards set in a beautiful scenery  connected with some very beautiful canals, you do not miss to join this tour.   Taste some tropical fruits  and some traditional thai snacks.   Have to be able to walk and climb in and and out a small boat.
You will meet your guide at your Hotel in Bangkok.  You will leave Bangkok  by minivan  - driving time around 1.5 hours. Your first stop is at the pier where you  will get into a long tail boat. There, you will see hundreds of large catfish and you can buy some fish food and feed them while waiting for your boat - from there, we navigate on the canal and our first stop is a Lotus pond.  There, we change into a paddle boat and go out on the pond - it is a beautiful serene place and you learn  about Lotus farming from there. We continue to a Gac Fruit Farm - this beautiful fruit has amazing health benefits. And you learn how the make the juice out of it ! From their back into the boat and continue to a little market what operates only weekends  - during the rest of the week you can see a small demonstration on how to make rice crackers - during weekends there is a lot of different food  on offer. We continue then to an orchid farm and you can see how the grow this beautiful flowers what are so popular and a sympol for Thailand. We continue to an fruit orchard where the grow Mangoes, Pomelos, Tamarind and a rice farm. You will be able to taste different fruits  and then take a short ride on a tracktor along the orchards and rice fields.  We will then visit a local market where we have lunch and you can do some shopping before returning to your Hotel in Bangkok

What’s included

  • Round-trip private transfer
  • All activities
  • Local guide
  • Bottled water
  • Lunch

What’s not included

  • Gratuities
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)