Essence of Bangkok : Old City & its Classic Temples

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Discover Bangkok's 250-year history in the old city—Rattanakosin, Yaowarat, Thonburi. Explore landmarks, temples, and markets with expert guides, unraveling stories from the 18th century to today.


  • Explore Bangkok's evolution from 18th century to present day megapolis
  • Discover unique heritage in Rattanakosin, Yaowarat- Chinatown, Thonburi
  • Capture stunning images Temple of Dawn - Wat Arun on your camera
  • Understand why Temple of Reclining Buddha is a seat of learning & wellness
  • Enjoy a water taxi ride & experience vibrant colors of flower market


Embark on a captivating journey with our city tour, 'Essence of Classic Bangkok.' Delve into Thailand's 250-year history, exploring the heart of modern-day Bangkok—the venerable city of Bangkok, established as the capital in the late 18th century. Immerse yourself in Bangkok's heritage across Rattanakosin Island, Yaowarat (Chinatown), and Thonburi, revealing distinct facets of its rich history. Witness iconic landmarks, centuries-old architecture, and resplendent temples, absorbing the energy of bustling markets. Explore the itinerary: - Guan Yin Shrine: Visit the 900-year-old Goddess of Mercy, Guan Yin. - Chinatown Exploration: Drive through and experience its commercial and cultural richness. - Flower Market, Pak Khlong Talat: Unfold the beauty of Thailand's largest flower market. - Reclining Buddha Temple: Marvel at the 46-meter-long reclining Buddha and UNESCO-recognized heritage site. - Wat Arun: Visit the Khmer-style temple with vibrant ceramic tiles and capture memories in traditional Thai costumes. Our expert guides narrate captivating tales of Bangkok's evolution, uncovering the enduring spirit that defines the Essence of Classic Bangkok. Immerse yourself in the vibrant tapestry of Chinatown, ancient shrines, bustling markets, and awe-inspiring temples, creating memories of a lifetime.


The inclusions are as follows This is a private tour, no other tourists join apart of your group English speaking guide Transportation for tour and transfers by air-conditioned Van & public ferry boat Lotus Flower, to be used for demonstration on traditional folding of the lotus flower All entrance fees for visits as mentioned in the program

Important Information

  • Appropriate dressing : When visiting a Thai temple, it's respectful to wear modest clothing, covering shoulders and knees. Loose-fitting, comfortable attire in subdued colors is recommended, and removing shoes before entering the temple is a customary practice.

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Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund


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