Sa-wad-dee-ka! Welcome to the city of angles, Bangkok, the capital city of Thailand.
Please choose option of your prefer transportation. All basically trips are included English speaking tour guide.
- Option 1 – Transportation by private air conditioning car/van
- Option 2 – Transportation by public boat in Chao Praya river
By Chao Phraya Tourist Boat from Sathorn Pier to Tha Maharaj Pier, the boat is allowing passengers to enjoy a 360-degree view of Chao Phraya River. This model is convenient, safe, eco-friendly, and has a no-wake feature. For your convenience, toilets are on board. Wi-fi is available. Never miss a stop with our sound system clearly announcing the names of the piers and information about the locations. This Public Address System (PA) uses two languages: Thai and English. For safety measures, there is a CCTV security system on board. Each wide seat also comes with a flotation device so you can feel comfortable and safe. Before get off to the first stop at Grand Palace, you will see Wat Arunratchawararam Ratchaworamahawihan or the Temple of Dawn has the Thailand’s tallest prang, a Thai architectural tower built with influence of Khmer architectural style.
“Royal Grand Palace”, one of the most popular tourist attractions in Thailand. It is located in the old Rattanakosin area of Bangkok on the east bank of the Chao Phraya River. The Grand Palace is a complex of buildings at the heart of Bangkok. It has been the official residence of the Kings of Siam or Thailand since 1782. The Grand Palace is still used for official events. Several royal ceremonies and state functions are held within the walls of the palace every year. It is currently partially open to the public as a museum, but it remains a working palace, with several royal offices still situated inside. read more
One of the most magnificent temples in Thailand known to the local as Wat Phra Kaew meaning “the temple of the Emerald Buddha”. The temple is located on the outer royal court of the Royal Grand Palace. It is Thailand’s most sacred temple because it is the location of Emerald Buddha, the most highly venerated Buddha image in Thailand. The Ramayana, or locally known as ‘Ramakien’, mural found inside the temple is not only the world’s longest painting, but it is also the world’s longest form of comic book art, better known as sequential art to comic book art historians. (Alex, 2018)
Queen Sirikit Museum of Textiles, perhaps the newest museum opening in Bangkok, SUPPORT Foundation under the Royal Patronage of Queen Sirikit has renovated the European-classic Ratsadakorn Bhibhathana building to showcases exhibitions telling the story of how Her Majesty Queen Sirikit has helped turn Thai silk from local handicraft into a symbol of Thailand. Highlights are HM Queen Sirikit’s personal collection of dresses designed and tailored from Thai textiles by international and local designers. read more
Before lunch, observe professional chefs preparing and cooking famous Thai tradition recipes. Enjoy Royal Thai Cuisine at the former palace of Rattanakosin era. Kaew Jao Jom Restaurant is located in the precinct of Suan Suandha University. The peaceful atomosphere is coversed with the shade of long-history garden park since the place, the Royal Compound of King Rama V. (video clip from 1.20 min)
After that, will also see a performance of the “Khon” Thai traditional dance in honour of it being listed as a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage. The Khon Masked Dance-Drama in Thailand is showed at Sala Chalermkrung Royal Theatre where was originally a movie theatre in Bangkok, Thailand built in Modernist style on Charoengkrung Road from 3 July 1933. (Only for trip on weekday, the performance runs on 10:30, 13:00, 14:30, 16:00 and 17:30 hours.)
Wat Pho means the monastery of the Bodhi tree. This is the extraordinary temple dedicated to King Rama I where the cinerary remains are enshrined. Wat Pho is also classified as one of the six First Class Royal temples in Thailand. It is one of the largest and oldest temples in Bangkok with an area of 22 acres and is home to more than one thousand Buddha images. It is considered the earliest centre for public education in Thailand, and the marble illustrations and inscriptions placed in the temple for public instructions has been recognized by UNESCO in its Memory of the World Program. It also houses a school of Thai medicine, and is also known as the birthplace of traditional Thai massage which is still taught and practiced at the temple. Wat Pho is not only the largest temple in Bangkok, but also where one of the most beautiful Reclining Buddha is enshrined.
- Chao Praya River
- Temple of the Emerald Buddha
- Royal Grand Palace
- Queen Sirikit Museum of Textiles
- Lunch at Palace of Royal Thai Cuisine
- Traditional Khon Performance
- Temple of Reclining Buddha
- Thai massage for an hour in Wat Pho Temple
Please do not dress this way when entering a Temple or place of worship. There are strict with dress code so be prepared! So if you are not sure then make sure.
- No sleeveless shirts
- No vests
- No short top
- No see through tops
- No short hot pants or short pants
- No torn pants
- No tight pants
- No bike pants
- No mini skirts
Opening Hours of Grand Palace
Daily from 8:30 AM - 3.30 PM