TB. 1 Charming Bangkok 3 Days/2 Nights trip Bangkok National Museum • Royal Palace • Wat Poh • Wat Arun • Siam Niramit
Kanchanaburi • Death Railway • Damnoen Saduak floating market
Day 1: Bangkok City Tour (L, D)
9.00 Pick up from your hotel. Head off to Bangkok National Museum where you will learn Thai history from 3 zones of exhibitions ; The Thai History Gallery, The Archaeological and Art History Collections and The Decorative Arts and Ethnological Collection.
10.00 Visit the Must See Royal Palace and Wat Phra Kaew , the temple of the Emerald Buddha. Enjoy admiring the magnificent architecture and Ramayana mural painting.
12.00 Have lunch at a restaurant.
13.00 Take a walk at the Buddha and amulets market where hundreds of traders meet hundreds of customers. Then keep walking to see lifestyle of Bangkokians at the riverside market.
14.00 Take a Tuk Tuk , the famous unique vehicle of Thailand to Wat Poh , home of the most beautiful Reclining Buddha statue. You will also learn about Thai massage, the most famous recreational activities from the stone incriptions setting into the walls of this temple as well.
15.00 Take a boat trip crossing Chao Phraya river to Wat Arun or temple of the Dawn, located on the west bank of the Chao Phraya river. You can climb up the pagoda to see the fantastic panorama view of Bangkok.
16.00 Back to your hotel.
18.00 Have dinner and see the show at Siam Niramit , the spectacular show of Thai arts and culture with special effects with 150 performers and 500 costumes. The amazing nightlife entertainment in Bangkok city center you’ll never forget.
21.30 Back to your hotel.
Day 2: Kanchanaburi & the Death Railway (B, L) 7.00 Pick up from your hotel. Depart for Kanchanaburi, located 128 kilometers west of Bangkok. It is Thailand’s third largest province with an area of 19,486 square kilometers. The provincial area is mountainous and has the west border next to Myanmar.
9.00 Visit JEATH War Museum, a realistic depiction of prisoner of war living quarters, with photographic, pictorial and physical memorabilia dating from World War II. Continue to Kanchanaburi War Cemetery which contains the remains of 6,982 war prisoners (mostly the British, Dutch, Australian and American) who lost their lives dusing the construction of the Bridge over the River Kwai and the railway to Burma (the Death Railway).
10.00 Visit world-famous Bridge over the River Kwai, a part of the Death Railway constructed by Allied prisoners of war. Take leisurely walks around town and pictures on the world-renowned Death Railway.
11.00 Ride on Death Railway through magnificent scenery, passing over the original wooden viaduct construted by Allied POWs.
12.00 Lunch at a local restaurant.
Afternoon – Take your time for elephant ride (optional). Then leave from Kanchanaburi, pass green paddy fields, villages, and temples before return to Bangkok.
18.00 Back to your hotel. Take a rest at the hotel or enjoy shopping at Kaosarn Road on your own. The popular novel "The Beach" called it "The center of the backpacking universe" where you can buy budget items like handicrafts, painting, clothes, pirate CDs, DVD and secondhand books. Moreover, as many pub and bars are found here to so it is well known as the center of Bangkok nightlife.
Day 3: Floating market (B) 7.00 Pick up from your hotel. Depart for Damnoen Saduak floating market situated 110 km. west of Bangkok. Your journey commences with a leisurely drive through rice paddies and salt fields.
9.30 Arrive at Damnoen Saduak floating market . Here you will be fascinated by boats of various shapes and sizes used by local merchants to ferry their goods. You are able to hire small boat board along the market for shopping local products. (optional)
11.00 Depart to Bangkok.
14.00 Arrive at your hotel.
Remarks • The price can be changed due to the high or peak season. Please check with Destiny's staff to confirm the real price for your date of the tour. • Transfer from the airport costs US$ 39.
Cost Included • Air-conditioned transportation. • 2 nights accommodation with breakfast. • All admission fees to visiting places mentioned in the program. • Meals mentioned in the program. • An experienced English-speaking tour guide. • 1,000, 000 baht travel insurance.
• Personal expenses such as drinks tips and laundry. • Air ticket and airport tax. • Other expense not mentioned in the program.