Historic Riverside Neighbourhood Tour


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Historic Riverside Neighbourhood Tour

Spoken in: English, ไทย

( 308 reviews ) star City tour Bangkok 1 - 4 watch_later 6 hours
  • Kadeejeen
  • Historical and Religious Locations
  • Local Way of Life
  • Wat Prayurawongsawas Temple
  • Flowers market
  • Dawn Temple (Wat Arun)
  • 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

Stop 1
Meet at our agreed meeting point
Stop 2
Flower Market
Stop 3
Visit kudichin mixed religious community -- Wat Prayoon (Prayurawongsawas Waraviharn Temple) - Santa Cruz Church - Kian Un Keng Chinese Shrine - Wat Kanlayanamit ( Kalayanamitr Varamahavihara Temple) - Taste unique local cup cake at local coffee shop
Stop 4
Stop 5
Arun Ratchawararam Ratchawaramahawihan Temple (Temple of Dawn)

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City tour details

Private City tour
Mode of transport
Walking tour
6 hours
Nr. of guests
1 - 4 persons
Meeting point
Guest pick-up
included (free of charge)
within 48 hours
  • checkFree cancellation up to 14 days before experience date
  • closeNo refunds within 14 days of experience date

What's included
checkEntrance tickets
checkPrivate guide
checkDrink and taste special local treat
Not included
closeTransport (ind. ~500 Baht)
closeFood & Drinks (ind. ~100 Baht per street food meal)


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