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Bangkok canal tour with or without hotel pick-up
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Bangkok canal tour with or without hotel pick-up

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$72.00
Free cancellation
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Language: English
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Availability: Everyday
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Mobile voucher accepted
duration
Duration: 4 hours
Do this because
  • Relax on a 4-hour long tail boat
  • Cruise past the Oriental Hotel, the old Customs, Santa Cruz Cathedral and Wat Kanlaynamit
  • Tell the guide what you want and let them focus the tour on your interests
What to expect

Bangkok 's nickname is the 'Venice of the Orient' due to it's many canals. These canals are spawned by the mighty 'River of Kings', the Chao Phraya River. The word for canal in Thai is 'klong'. Spend a few hours as part of the frenetic life of the main river and also the serene atmosphere along the klongs.

Enjoy a long tail boat journey in Bangkok. Meet your guide at River City Shopping mall and visit the old city of Thonburi, an independent province until it was merged with Bangkok in 1971. Experience the local way of living, rarely seen from the other side of town. Historically, the Thai capital Bangkok was crisscrossed by klongs (canals), and gained the nickname "Venice of the East". Klongs were used for transportation and for floating markets, but also for sewage disposal. Today, most of the khlongs of Bangkok have been filled in, although the Thonburi side of Bangkok (covering areas west of Chao Phraya River) still retains several of its larger khlongs.

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What's included
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  • check Entrance fees
  • check Guided tour
What's not included
  • x_not_included Food and drinks
  • x_not_included Dress code
  • x_not_included Hotel pick-up/drop-off
Where
River City Bangkok, Soi Charoen Krung 24, Talat Noi, Samphanthawong, Bangkok, Thailand
Meeting point:
River City Mall
What to remember
  • Not wheelchair accessibleS
  • troller accessible
  • Child price is 2-11 years (please note that there is not a minimum age for this tour, however, we cannot provide life-jackets to fit very small children)
  • Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Tour does not include hotel pick up / drop off. Please make your way to the River City next to the Royal Orchid Sheraton Hotel and meet your guide at the Pier no later than 13:45pm
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Provider
IAsia Thailand
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Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 2 days before the experience begins.

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