Discover Thai culture and its authentic cuisine by exploring the famous Chao Phraya river on a rice barge cruise!
Explore the beautiful Chao Phraya river that is located at the merging of two rivers, Ping and Nan rivers which is the starting point of the Chao Phraya river and the river ends as the water enters the Gulf of Thailand. The Chao Phraya brings significance to the lives of the local people of Thailand as the river plays an important role in allowing the locals to carry out their daily lives, which includes using the river as a mode of transportation. In the past, the Chao Phraya river was used to as a mode of communication amongst the locals which resulted in the emergence of early Thai civilization from as early as the 15th century. The buildings along the side of the river consists of both historical and modern styles of architecture for you to behold and admire. The river brings great importance to the Thai people as it is responsible for creating the livelihoods of the locals since the dawn of time and it was also essential as a mode of communication which led to the emergence of the civilization of the Thai people. Spirited festivities are also held along the river, such as the Loy Krathong to celebrate the god of water and also the Thai New Year, also known as the Songkran festival.
You will discover the beauty of the Chao Phraya river by travelling on a refurbished rice barge that was previously used as a mode of rice transportation by the locals around Thailand. The restoration of the barges are now able to transport travellers through the striking environment past the beautifully-lit buildings that act as a picturesque background for your photos. You may even have the chance to admire the Wat Arun or Temple of Dawn, the Grand Palace and the glorious Rama-VIII bridge when you are aboard the barge. Have a delightful time consuming a wide array of delectable Thai snacks that will surely blow your taste buds, which includes the ‘Mieng Kham’ that was originated from the Northern parts of Thailand before becoming widespread. Other treats will also be available, which includes the Tod Man Pla, Yum Hua Plee, Massaman Gae, Ka Na Hed Hom and many more!
Refer to the map below to see a list of pick up locations that are available for you to choose from. You can select your desired pick up location when you book the tour.
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Pick up is also available for other locations under the vicinity of Bangkok. For more information, please contact Adventoro's concierge service.
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