During this comprehensive Ayutthaya round trip you visit the impressive temple complexes by foot and on the back of an elephant. On the way to Thailand’s ancient capital explore the small river communities along the Chao Phraya.
In the morning pick up at your hotel in Bangkok. Drive north to Pak Kret and visit the local market on the river banks of the Chao Phraya. Boat ride with a traditional longtail boat to Koh Kret. The small island is home to the Mon people. Explore the island with a bicycle, passing through orchards and small villages. Lunch at a local restaurant. Visit the royal summer palace at Bang Pa In. Board a longtail boat and drive along small river communities to Ayutthaya. After arrival in Thailand’s old capital visit the huge seated Buddha at Wat Phanang Choen. Continue to Wat Yai Chai-Mongkol with its large chedi. Transfer to the hotel and check-in.
After breakfast in the hotel drive by long tail boat along the river around Ayutthaya. Visit the former Royal Palace Wat Mahathat and Wat Phra Mongkonbophit. Lunch in a local restaurant at the riverside. Afterwards enjoy a ride on the back of an elephant. The trail leads along the ancient temple compounds to Wat Phra Ram with its impressive tower. Transfer back to the hotel. In the evening visit the lively night market.
After breakfast at the hotel the remaining time till departure is at your leisure. Transfer back to Bangkok airport or hotel.
With a surcharge, the tour can end on the island of Koh Chang or Koh Samed.
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Air-conditioned car /van and driver
English speaking guide (French and German speaking guides available upon request)
Rates include all entrance fees as per program.
Accommodation as listed on twin sharing basis
Daily breakfast in the hotel (B)
Other meals as per itinerary (L/D)
Children under 12 years sharing room with 2 adults with extra bed 70% of adult rate.
Children under 12 years sharing room with 2 adults without extra bed 50% of adult rate.
Valid only if child travels with two paying adults.