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  2. Bangkok
  3. Maeklong Railway Market

Bangkok: Damnoen Saduak Floating Market & Chedi Temple Tour

Product ID: 185790
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Get a private day trip away from Bangkok by visiting Maeklong railway and Damnoen Saduak floating markets outside Bangkok. Enjoy your private canal tour boat trip, visit the temple which has the tallest Stupa or Chedi in Thailand, and Wat Bang Koong.
About this activity
Duration 10 hours
Skip the ticket line
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
English

Pickup included

Pickup at the main lobby (ground floor) of your hotel/accommodation in Bangkok.
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Explore the famous Maeklong Railway and Damnoen Saduak Floating markets
  • Enjoy your private boat trip along the canal
  • Visit Wat Bang Koong - the temple which has a building inside the Bodhi tree
  • Go to Phra Pathom Chedi - the temple which has the tallest stupa or chedi in Thailand
  • Benefit from transport in your private air conditioned car for the whole trip
Full description
Enjoy your private day trip to Damnoen Saduak, Maeklong Market, Wat Bang Koong, and the great Chedi with your personal tour guide. The tour includes a pick-up in comfort from your hotel in Bangkok at 6:45 AM.

This private transfer takes about 1.5 hours by air-conditioned car to visit the famous Maeklong Railway Market located in Samut Songkram province which opened in 1984. Witness the train passing over the food and fruit stalls of the merchants which are placed on the train track.

Continue to visit Wat Bang Koong in Samut Songkram province which is known as the temple that has a building inside the body of the tree root. This site was built in the Ayutthaya period which was the 2nd capital city of Thailand from 1350 - 1767 A.D.

Then, continue the journey by boarding a long tail boat for the river and canal tour to visit Damnoen Saduak Floating market in Ratchaburi (City of the King), the original floating market operating since the late 19th Century. Taste the traditional Thai desserts and drink at the market. Optional lunch at the local restaurant.

End the trip by visiting Phra Pathom Chedi, the first class royal temple which has the tallest stupa in Thailand, believed to have first been built more than 2,000 years ago. Return to your hotel in Bangkok at around 3:00 PM.
Includes
  • Service of your personal tour guide
  • All admission and activity fees as per itinerary
  • Private boat trip cross the province to Damnoensaduak floating market
  • Roundtrip Private transport by air conditioned car
  • Accident Insurance
What’s Not Included
  • Meals and drinks
  • Extra fees which are not mentioned in the program
  • Tipping and gratuities for tour guide and driver (optional)

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Important information
Know before you go
- Maeklong railway market began in 1984 and is located in Samut Songkram province, the birthplace of Siamese Twin "Ing - Chan". It is the smallest province in Thailand
- Damnoen Saduak Floating market is the first original floating market in Thailand, which opened at the same time as King Rama 4 of Thailand ordered the digging of the canal for better boat transport in the late 19th Century
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