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Bangkok Slum Foundation, Market and Lizard Private Tour

Activity provider: Amazing Asia Tours

Bangkok Slum Foundation, Market and Lizard Private Tour

Activity provider: Amazing Asia Tours

From US$ 114.78 per person

Enjoy a fascinating, private walking tour visiting the Duang Prateep Slum Foundation and see their work. Continue to the biggest local market in Bangkok, sample fruits and stop for lunch. Take a tour through Lumphini Park and spot some local lizards.

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Duration 6 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Small group
Limited to 10 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • See the unique area of the Klongtoey community
  • Participate in an English class and give something back to the area
  • Stroll around the exotic Klong Toey local market
  • Explore a beautiful park of Bangkok, spotting Lizards as you go
Full description
Meet and greet your guide at your hotel in Bangkok and travel together to the Duang Prateep Slum Foundation. Watch a 15-minute introduction movie explaining Prateep's life work. Participate in one of the English classes, and interact and give something back to the children of this area. Take a walking tour through the slums and visit the handicraft shop where most items are handmade by the local people. When you are done at the foundation, walk through the biggest fresh produce market in Bangkok, Klong Toey market. See a beautiful fruit and vegetable section and try exotic fruits like mangosteen and starfruit. Enjoy lunch in a local restaurant, typical of the area. Head to Lumpini Park to spot Water Monitor Lizards. Keep a close eye on the water all around the park and you're sure to spot a few big lizards.
Includes
  • Local transportation or air-conditioned vehicle
  • Donation to Duang Preteep the Slum Foundation
  • Local lunch
  • Bottled water
  • Cold towel
  • Snacks

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    • Dress code is casual, don't wear your nicest clothes for slums and local market
    • Recommended to wear closed shoes
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    5 /5

    based on 1 reviews

    Review summary

    • Guide
      5/5
    • Transportation
      5/5
    • Value for money
      5/5

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    A heart warming experience. Despite dreadful home conditions, the school provides a delightful haven for the children.

    February 27, 2020

    Product ID: 191609