Pandan Canal Boat Tours

A Unique "Small Teak Boat Canal Adventure" and More!

Small Teak Boat Canal Adventure - Weekend

How do Thai Locals Spend a Weekend on the Canal?

 

Are you curious about how Thai people like to spend their weekend?  If you give us a day, we can take you away from the Bangkok City’s hassle and bustle and give you a rare glimpse into the canal-side lifestyle.  The tour takes you on a journey by our small teak boat and you will get to see an eclectic and colorful scenery of the local canal-side communities.  We will stop at the weekend local floating market and get a chance to see and try a variety of Thai food. (Canal side only)

  • Available on Saturdays and Sundays
  • Private or Join Tour available (Please request the private tour a few days in advance)
  • Full day tour 6 1/2hrs, shorter tour can be arranged upon request

Itinerary 

8:30am     Meet and greet at the Eastside ticket machine of BTS Wutthakat Station (Skytrain, Silom line).  Short walk to our boat.  (Hotel meet-up/pick-up is also available please see below*)  Our activities are,

  • Visit the ”Mouth of the Canal Temple” (Newly promoted to a royal temple status) to see the one-ton solidgold statue, beautiful crystal pagoda, and a vast skyline view of the old capital of Thonburi
  • Visit “Forest Temple” to learn forest monks' life style

  • Lunch stop at a local floating market, browse the market before/afterl unch

  • Visit an orchid and pandan nursery in lush greenery

  • Visit Artist's House in a 250 years old community, currently going through revitalization by locals

3:00pm     Return to the BTS Wutthakat Station or BTS Krung Thonburi Station by combination of Songtaew/Taxi


Tour Fees (Two adults minimum):

  • Adult - 2,595 THB/adult
  • Child 3 to 12 years old - 50% off discount
  • Toddler 0 to 2 years old  - Free of Charge

Tour Includes:

  • English Speaking Guide
  • Drinking Water, Soft Drink and Snack
  • Local Thai Meal
  • Life Jacket
  • Tour Insurance

Not includes:  Hotel pick-up, gratitude


Remarks:

  • It will be small boat ride throughout the tour.
  • Order of the stops may change, depending on the water, weather condition and time available.
  • We are going to some temples.  It is a good idea for ladies to cover your shoulders and avoid mini-skirt/shorts. (if you have scarf it is OK to use it for cover). For male guests, knee length shorts are recommended.
  • You will be on and off a boat, so active wear and shoes/sandals are recommended.
  • Sunblock, hat, umbrella are recommended.
  • Tips are not included in the tour fee. 
  • Our Tour Fee and Itinerary are subject to change without notice. ---Thank you for your understanding!

Meeting Place:

BTS Skytrain Wutthakat Station, East side ticket machine (towards exit #5)

*Hotel meet-up/pick-up (navigation or van) service is available.  Please ask us for the details.

Also Please Ask Us About: 

  • Large Family (5 & more) and Group Discount
  • One Person Private Tour
  • Custom Itinerary

phone/whatsapp: +66(0) 87.109.8873  Thai 087.109.8873  US +1(213)283.9028

email: contact@thaicanaltours.com  Skype ID: pandantour

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