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Ayutthaya Evening Tuk Tuk Temples Tour From Bangkok13 Reviews
Escape the Bangkok rush and see the Ayutthaya temples by night. Enjoy a tuk tuk ride to the local market and to see lit up temples with an English-speaking guide!
- Enjoy an evening trip from Bangkok to Ayutthaya to see the city by night
- Visit the Banglan Night Market to try different kinds of Thai dishes
- Marvel at the illuminated temples in Ayutthaya's historical area
DescriptionOn this tuk tuk tour, experience the city at night to see the lit up temples of Ayutthaya. The first stop is just in time for dinner as you will get to experience the local night market and explore different Thai dishes! Afterwards, start your journey to the 3 significant temples of Ayutthaya. The first temple on the itinerary is Wat Phra Si Sanphet, which was the holiest temple on the site of the old Royal Palace in Thailand's ancient capital of Ayutthaya until the city was completely destroyed by the Burmese in 1767. It was the grandest and most beautiful temple in the capital and it served as a model for Wat Phra Kaeo in Bangkok. Then, visit Wat Ratchaburana, which was founded in 1424 by King Borommarachathirat II of the Ayutthaya Kingdom and built on the cremation site of his two elder brothers. The two brothers had fought to their deaths in a duel for the royal succession to their father Intha Racha. In 1957, the temple's crypt was looted of a large number of Buddha images and gold artifacts. The thieves were later caught, but few of the treasures were recovered. Enjoy the last stop at Wat Chaiwatthanaram, which is a Buddhist temple in the city of Ayutthaya Historical Park located on the west bank of the Chao Phraya River, outside Ayutthaya island. It is one of Ayutthaya's best-known temples and a major tourist attraction. The tour will end with a transfer back to your hotel in Bangkok with a unique memory from your time in Thailand.
IncludesRound trip transportation from your hotel in Bangkok Tuk tuk ride fee in Ayutthaya English speaking guide
- Appropriate attire is required for this tour:
- No flip-flops, slippers or open-toed shoes
- No shorts, culottes or 3/4 pants
- No figure-hugging clothes, exercise wear, sportswear (such as tracksuits, leggings) and no see-through clothing
- Shoulders and knees must be covered
- T-shirts are permitted
- Women are permitted to wear trousers (ankle-length)
- Jeans are allowed (both men and women)
- Food and drinks, personal expenses and gratuities are not included