Historic Riverside Neighbourhood Tour
Spoken in: English, ไทย
(193 reviews) star City tour Bangkok 1 - 4 watch_later 6 hours
- done Kadeejeen
- done Historical and Religious Locations
- done Local Way of Life
- done Wat Prayurawongsawas Temple
- done Flowers market
- done Dawn Temple (Wat Arun)
- done Largest Sitting Buddha in Bangkok
You will be picked up anywhere in: Bangkok
What you can expect
This private tour will explore Kadeejeen; one of the oldest riverside communities in Bangkok with a long and very interesting history.
First stop we will visit flowers market which is located opposite the local community then we wil all walk across the bridge to Kudeejeen community.
There are many people from different ethnic backgrounds settled in the area, such as Thais, Chinese, Europeans, Indians, Vietnamese, Mons, and others. They all migrated from the old Ayutthaya Kingdom with three Religions and Four Beliefs, namely Theravada Buddhism, Mahayana Buddhism, Christianity and Islam.
During the tour you will get to see historic Temples, Shrines and Churches that are connected with the people who have settled in this community.
we will start from Wat Prayurawongsawas Temple, which won the UNESCO Asia-Pacific Heritage Awards for Cultural Heritage Conservation in 2013. A truly amazing thing to see during your trip to Bangkok.
We will walk through visit the local catholic community majority people who live here have Portugese ancestry which migrated from Ayutthaya. We will stop at the local coffee shop to drink and taste the unique cup cake which its recipe derive from generation since Ayutthaya period. We will continue walking to Chinese chire and another one of important temple with largest sitting Buddha in Bangkok.
Last stop we will Dawn temple (Wat Arun) ,the Royal temple during Thonburi period and one of the most highlight tem which you should not miss while visiting Thailand.
This is the plan
City tour details
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- checkEntrance tickets
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- checkDrink and taste special local treat
- closeTransport (ind. ~500 Baht)
- closeFood & Drinks (ind. ~100 Baht per street food meal)
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