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Chao Phraya River

Bangkok 10120, Thailand
+66 87 109 8873
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Half-Day Bangkok Rice Barge and Longtail Boat Cruise
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Half-Day Thonburi Klongs and Grand Palace of Bangkok
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This scenic river, flowing through the heart of Bangkok, offers convenient boat transportation and sightseeing cruises since many of the major city attractions are easily accessible from various points along this waterway.
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good38%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Bangkok 10120, Thailand
Chinatown / Yaowarat
+66 87 109 8873
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Quick and efficient - would only recommend more signage to be able to know where to go. We had to revert back across the river to get to the right stop after it was changed 6 months ago but no communication anywhere to say so....More

Thank Jason G
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a fun activity for all ages. Kids will especially love feeding the fish. Would highly recommend at least once.

Thank Sheharyar A
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I loved it. Try to take a normal ferry and ho on the river. A ticket cost around 20-30 baht. Along the river you have a awesome view to more or less the whole city. Remember: the river is a fake river. on of the...More

Thank Nicolas R
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The huge river was made per man for transportation A lot of boats still pass at this river You can catch the boatbus to get everywhere on the river

Thank Beto M
Reviewed 6 days ago

This vast river is the main artery of Bangkok, full of river cruises, restaurant boats, river taxis and the ever present tugs, pulling up to 3 heavily laden barges from upstream in Ayutthaya and elsewhere en route. Whether by day or night, it is always...More

Thank flyingdoc1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

River cruises are everywhere, we jumped in a tuk tuk and he drove us to the riverside we picked up a boat which took us on a long tour which ended at the grand palace. We past the floating markets, fish market and the views...More

Thank Henry W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Avoid Wat Arun for starting Longtail-Klong-Tour. High prices and unfair handling, as our tour was not the agreed route or duration. There is one dominant elderly lady managing this small-boat-pier at beautiful Wat-Arun and she is dishonest, deciding herself where her guests are heading and...More

1  Thank Marc O
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have taken a boat on this river many times. It is without doubt one of the best ways to see Bangkok both by day and by night. You avoid the traffic jams you encounter if taking a taxi or tuk tuk. You can sit...More

Thank 99JohnEagle
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They originally wanted to charge us 3000 baht which we felt was well over priced. We got them down to 1800 but on leaving the boat at a different port than we set off, the man at that port was selling the boat trip for...More

Thank Ellebee09
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's easy to get around the river but there is alot of litter in the water and it's really choppy at times which is quite scary on a longtail.

Thank RCarysx
Chinatown / Yaowarat
Better known as 'Yaowarat' among locals, Chinatown is
Bangkok's bustling district that never sleeps. During
the day, the main street and its small alleyways are
filled with a vibrant mix of colours, scents and
flavours coming from the roadside restaurants and
all-day markets. The real action, however, happens
after sunset. Surrounded by neon lights, Thais and
tourists alike flock here around dinnertime to feast
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24 October 2017|
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Response from Srinivasan K | Reviewed this property |
Shangri-la is good
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9 May 2017|
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Response from SherwoodBear | Reviewed this property |
Cruises operate all year
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Response from niraj a | Reviewed this property |
there are many cruises provides indian food just contact ur travel agent or arrange at bangkok.