Rattanakosin Island has been the royal and administrative center of Bangkok ever since King Rama I moved the capital to Bangkok in 1782. This 2-hour tour explores the history of the Rattanakosin period including some of the area’s most famous landmarks. As we walk you will pass famous places like, the Amulet Market, Thammasat University, City Pillar Shrine, The Grand Palace and Wat Pho. However, we will also take you to a few lesser now places like Wat Ratchapradit and Saranrom Park. This tour provides a great introduction to Bangkok and it’s history
Bangkok’s Chinatown is one of the biggest in the world and away from the markets and street food that have become synonymous with Chinatown, are Chinese communities that have been part of the society for hundreds of years. The Talat Noi Community tucked away on the edge of Chinatown is one of the oldest Chinese communities in Bangkok with families that have been trading in Thailand for over 200 years.
On this Chinatown walking tour in Bangkok we explore the Talad Noi community and the stories of the people who live there
This walk explores the district of Bangkok, or if translated into English, “The Village of Love”. Situated along the bank of the Chao Phraya river, traders from both the East and the West started settling here over one hundred years ago. In response to the requests from the early European settlers, Charoen Krung Road was built and became Bangkok’s first paved road. This tour follows the Charoen Krung Road and explores the stories behind the communities that settled in the Bangrak district of Bangkok
Bangkok is a city where many cultures live in harmony alongside each other. This walk visits a stretch of the riverbank on the Thonburi side of the Chao Phraya river where many original communities remain. As we walk we pass by Thai temples, Chinese shrines, churches and mosques. However, this tour is not just about religion, but rather about exploring Bangkoks’ Diversity and the local cultures. As we walk through the small backstreets we will stop to discover local traditions, history and maybe sample local snacks