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Bangkok Half-Day Rickshaw Ride and Walking Tour

Product ID: 53624
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Explore Bangkok by rickshaw and on foot on a 5-hour sightseeing tour. Discover hidden parts of the Thai capital, and learn what happens away from the concrete jungle of the city center. Stop at local temples, and enjoy lunch at a riverside restaurant.
About this activity
Duration 5 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English
Cancellation policy
Cancel up to 3 days in advance for a full refund

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Experience

Highlights
  • Discover some of the non-touristy temples of Bangkok
  • Ride a traditional rickshaw through one of Bangkok's greenest areas
  • Cross the Chao Phraya River by long tail boat
  • Walk through a "jungle" of banana, coconut and mango trees
  • Enjoy a delicious Thai lunch at a riverside restaurant
  • Meet the locals in off-the-beaten-path communities
Full description
Explore Bangkok like a local on a combined 5-hour tour by rickshaw and on foot. Discover a side of the city that the brochures and travel magazines don’t show you, and see what happens behind and away from Bangkok’s concrete buildings.

Your first stop will be a typical Thai temple with Chinese influences. Your guide will tell you the story of the temple and Buddhism in general. Continue at a relaxed pace through one of the city’s the poorest neighborhoods. Learn first-hand how the locals live on Bangkok’s many canals.

Next, cross the Chao Phraya River by traditional long tail boat. On the other side, enter a jungle of banana, mango, papaya and coconut trees. Continue to a beautiful park to feed hundreds of fish in the pond. Keep a lookout for the resident monitor lizards.

Continue your journey by samlor, a traditional Thai rickshaw or “bicycle taxi.” Stop at the oldest temple in the area, before heading to a riverside restaurant for a Thai lunch overlooking the “River of Kings.”

Re-board your rickshaw for the short ride to the pier, where a public boat will take you back to the beating heart of Bangkok.
Includes
  • Guide
  • 2 long tail boat transfers
  • Rickshaw ride
  • Water or soft drinks during the tour
  • A delicious Thai lunch
What’s Not Included
  • Gratuities (optional)

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Meet at Rama 3 Road Soi 71, Bangkok

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Camera
Know before you go
• Please note that on Saturdays and Sundays, the "samlors" (rickshaws) will also stop at a Thai market on the canal
• No cancellation fee will be charged for cancellations up to 72 hours before the tour departure. For cancellations of between 48-24 hours before the tour a 50% cancellation fee will apply. Cancellations of less than 24 hours and no show's are charged in full
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Recreational Bangkok Biking

Product ID: 53624