Bangkok Half Day Tours:
HD105: Half Day Bangkok by Boat Tour
1,050 - 2,500
Travel by boat on the Chao Phraya River and visit Bangkok's bustling Pak Klong Talad flower market along with two of Bangkok's most well know temples, Wat Po and Wat Arun.
See Bangkok from a different perspective and travel by boat on Bangkok;s main river the Chao Phraya to see a different side of this city. The trip will start when the guide will meet you at your hotel and we will walk to the nearest Sky train Station. we will take the sky train to Saphan Taksin Bridge and the boat pier for the up river passenger boat. We will stop at the bustling and Bangkok's best know fresh flower and fruit market. Pak Klong Talad., we will then board one of Bangkok ubiquitous tuk tuks for the short ride to the famous Wat Po and the home to a multitude of old Buddha statues and the Giant Reclining Buddha which measures a whopping 46m from end to end. We will then board a cross river ferry for the short river crossing to Wat Arun one of Bangkok's most icon temples. Following Wat Arun we will return back to your hotel by public riverboat and sky train.
• Bangkok Hotel pick up at 08:00
• Sky Train to Saphan Taksin
• Public River boat to Tha Tien
• Visit Pak Klong Talad (flower market)
• Visit Wat Po
• Visit Wat Arun
• Transfer to Bangkok Hotel by river boat and Sky Train12:30
PRICES - Private tour
Privately Escorted Tour
Your Group Size (Persons)
Price per person (Thai Baht)
Child below 130cm tall
|150 baht discount for each child
Infant (24 months and below)
This tour includes:
• Licensed English speaking tour guide
• fees for public transport
• All listed activities
• All entrance fees
• Pick up and drop off at your hotel
This tour excludes:
• Taxi fees if your hotel is not within walking distance of the Sky Train
Group tour: Not available
Private tour: Daily departures & no minimum requirement of persons
This tour is only available as a private tour. This tour will be run exclusively for yourself and your group of family or friends
This tour is operated by Curious Gecko. Curious Gecko is Blugecko's own tour operation subsiduary. Blugecko is the parent company of Curious Gecko
TOUR DETAILS & FACTS
This tour is conducted as a privately escorted tour only. For a privately escorted tour you will be supplied with your own tour guide for yourself and your group of family or friends and will not join others.
For transportation we will make use of Bangkok's public transportation system and transportation methods can include walking, sky train, taxi, tuk tuk and riverboats
Please note no transfer is included as this tour is conducted by public transport however the guide will still come to meet you in the lobby of your hotel. Please be ready and waiting in the lobby of your hotel before the pick up time specified on your booking confirmation.
Please specify your hotel and its address on the booking form. If you do not have a hotel booked we can still process your booking but please inform us of your hotel at least 3 days prior to departure. For private tours we can arrange transfers to and from all hotels (an extra charge will usually be incurred for outlying hotels). If there are any issues with your specified hotel we will inform you before we ask for payment and process your booking.
This is a half day tour and no accommodation is provided. Blugecko can arrange your bangkok hotel if required
This tour is conducted with an English speaking guide. The guides will be TAT licensed (Tourist Authority of Thailand)
A limited amount of accident insurance is provided to cover some medical bills in case of an injury but it is advised that you have your own comprehensive accident insurance.
Dress Codes and what to wear
• The Bangkok climate is hot all year round. Wear light, cool clothes: Shorts (or long pants if you prefer), T shirt and a sun hat are ideal attire
• On this tour you will be visiting one temple, respectful and neat dress is always appreciated at temples, please wear knee length shorts and a shirt which covers your shoulders
• Please be prepared for the occasional shower, luckily in Bangkok rainfall is mostly confined to short showers rather than prolonged rainfall. A lightweight easily packable raincoat is an ideal precaution
• No swim wear is required on this tour
Exertion levels are quite high on this tour and involves quite a lot of walking along city streets in a hot tropical climate. Please be prepared for this! There are steps and slopes as well as alighting to and from small boat.
No meals are provided on this tour. This is a half day morning tour and you should be returned to your hotel before lunch time.
There is no compulsory tipping. Tipping is at your own discretion and choice, but if you felt that you were served by the guide and driver well during your trip any extra income is gratefully received.